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The 50 Stocks That Big Hedge Funds Love Most

Dell — which has received its share of press lately thanks to Carl Icahn's ploy to derail a takeover — was the largest addition for the group of 50 funds. That's largely thanks to Icahn's massive purchase of the stock.<p>Apple also saw large inflows last quarter, at $1.4 billion, after three straight …

Investing

S&P 500 halts longest loss streak this year

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks on Tuesday finished mostly higher, with the S&P 500 up for the first session in five, as retailers including …

Stock Markets

3D Printing Goes Mainstream Retail

Just another day at UPS: Photocopy the ol' resume, ship back shoes to Zappos, print a car part.<p>About a month ago, a UPS store in eastern San Diego started offering a new service: 3D printing. Six weeks ago, store owner Burke Jones says, "I didn't know anything about 3D printing."<p>"I'd love to take …

Tightrope: Making connections is key to business

<b>Hi Gladys: After many years working in the corporate world I decided to leave and start my own business management consulting company. So far I have been doing quite well and mainly because of 'word of mouth' advertising. But I want to develop a larger clientele. It seemed easier to meet people and</b> …

Apple Hires Nike FuelBand Guru Jay Blahnik

Apple CEO Tim Cook shows off his Nike FuelBand at D11<p>Fitness industry consultant Jay Blahnik, who played a key role in the development of Nike’s …

An Instagram Like Is Worth Five Times A Stolen Credit Card

Markets can indeed be wrong at times. And valuations in markets can certainly seem absurd at times: but the one things that markets don’t do is lie. Thus we really can say that a “like” at Instagram is worth five times more than a stolen credit card. For that’s what people are willing to pay for it.<p>…

Is Google Ready to Buy Its Way Into TV With an NFL Deal?

Here’s a fun combination to ponder: The world’s most powerful media company and America’s most popular sport.<p>That could happen if Google buys the …

China's Richest Man Is A Property Mogul Who Likes To Sing Folk Songs At Meetings

Wang was boosted to the number one spot when a June 30th filing revealed the worth of his company's retail and entertainment businesses.<p>A few things to know about Wang — he's 58, from western China near the border with Tibet, comes from a military family, and is known for singing Tibetan and …

China

How Social Media Can Affect Your Divorce

Every so often a topic arises which isn’t, strictly speaking, in the financial realm I usually discuss, but nevertheless has important implications for women going through financially complex divorces. Social media is one of those topics. In my practice as a Divorce Financial Strategist™, I am …

Social Publishing Platform Percolate Adds New Tools For Managing User Generated Content

Percolate helps companies publish engaging content to social networks — or at least, that’s the goal. What it hasn’t done until now is help those companies take advantage of the additional content that fans, consumers and everyone else are also posting.<p>The idea of allowing brands to harness …

Be a Better Boss by Friday | Inc.com

In 1839, Charles Goodyear finally figured out what was missing from his attempts to transform rubber -- at the time, useful as little more than a doorstop -- into a highly functional substance: heat. In the form of steam, heat became Goodyear's accelerant.<p>Commonly used by scientists to speed …

Chemistry

A Crazy Simple Productivity Tip You Need to Know | Inc.com

You've probably read a slew of tips for besting your to-do list--everything from not letting social media tempt you to cutting back on in-office meetings.<p>But did you realize that there are incredibly simple brain hacks you can do to really boost your productivity? This week, PsyBlog collected some …

Procrastination