Parikshit Pradhan

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Why Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella STILL Has It Wrong on Raises for Women

The exec took back his comments that women can count on karma to get boosts in pay, but that doesn't mean he gets what it means to be a female at …

Why Your Retirement Fund Is Riskier Than You Thought

Your 401(k) target-date fund may own a lot more stocks than it did before, as fund groups got a lot more aggressive. Too bad it happened just in time …

Why the Hewlett-Packard Break-up Could Be the Most Important Tech Story of 2014

The Hewlett-Packard break-up should hopefully, and finally, put an end to its years of mismanagement and poor results.<p>As the song goes, breaking up …

Microsoft's CEO Wasn't the Only Male Exec to Say Something Clueless About Women This Week

Yesterday, Microsoft's CEO said something really wrong about women. But he's just one of a number of tech executives to make similar gaffes in the …

This Guy Emailed His Boss for a Raise -- And Cc'd the Entire Company

A Wells Fargo worker asked his boss for a company-wide raise of $3 billion, and he CC'd about 200,000 people. But his manager says he won't be …

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella Apologizes for Karma Pay Raise Comment

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is playing clean-up after telling women they shouldn't ask for pay raises because it's not "good karma." The comments …

Why Does a Hedge Fund Care About Breadsticks? This Video Explains

Big time investors like Icahn push for a company to seem better for shareholders, but are these investors good for companies?<p>Sign up to receive the …

Amazon Preparing Manhattan Brick-and-Mortar Storefront

Online retailer Amazon is looking to give its web-based business a touch of real-world customer service. The company is reportedly planning to build …

Warren Buffett Tells You How to Handle a Market Crash

Are you starting to panic? Heed the advice of the Oracle of Omaha.<p>Warren Buffett has never been shy about packing lessons for successful investing …

This Little-Known Social Security Strategy Can Boost Your Retirement Income

For retirees who need added income temporarily, turning your Social Security benefit on and off can be a smart move. It may also help your family …

5 Ways To Tell If There's More Trouble Ahead for Stocks

Is Monday's triple-digit loss the start of something worse — like a bear market? Here are five things to watch for in the coming days and weeks.<p>On …

Putting the Market's Tumble in Perspective

Investors have some cause for concern — but the recent volatility in the stock market needs to be put into context.<p>Monday’s late-day selloff left …

What To Expect From This Crazy Market

Sharp one-day drops in the market can be unnerving, but they haven't changed the basic math of investing.<p>You know the advice: Ignore stock market …

Why Warren Buffett Wants to Sell Houses, Cars and a Whole Lot More

Warren Buffett has one of the most respected names in business. Now he's trying to turn that respect into cash.<p>Even those with only a passing …