Think what you want about Wall Street bankers -- they're greedy, overpaid, egotistical -- but negotiation is their area of expertise. They have perfected the art of cutting a deal to their advantage, it's
Monday morning blues? Not in Europe, where markets are resuming their race higher. Will Wall Street follow? Here are the six things you need to know before the opening bell rings in New York: 1. Monday
Late Friday, Google's Nest announced that it was buying Dropcam for $555 million in cash. Dropcam is a five-year-old San Francisco company, founded by two engineers from Xobni, Greg Duffy and Amir Virani.
From Foursquare spin-offs to whistle-powered selfies, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in May. So by way of a quick recap, here’s our pick of the newbies from the past month. Sunrise Sunrise
As told to Sarah Z. Wexler When it comes to slimming down, which one matters more—exercise or diet? Two experts weigh in. Hit the Gym Expert: Michele Olson, PhD, professor of physical education and exercise
Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and
Everyone's heard of medication that can improve your sex life (hello, Viagra!), but some drugs can actually quash it. If you're feeling less than interested in having sex, the culprit might be in your
When making changes, some people (like me) prefer to go all-in and change everything at the same time. But others prefer the longer, slower approach… making small changes, one at a time. Neither approach
There is no shortage of complaints about the Affordable Care Act, the unfortunately named massive health-care law still roiling the nation. Embarrassing website issues and keep-your-doctor-keep-your-plan
With the S&P 500 up over 25% so far this year, 2013 was fantastic for investors who put money into United States stocks. But what about 2014? Can investors keep riding the domestic gravy train, or is time
Thomas H. Forester, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Forester Capital Management Tom Forester: We are a large cap value fund using a low price/earnings ratio and a bottom-up stock picking approach. One that’s
Forever is a long time, particularly in the stock market. The Wall Street Journal archives are full of stories of companies that were once the toast of the town…only to fall into irrelevance or bankruptcy.
Health news An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but if you want to live longer, a handful of nuts may be a better bet, researchers reported Wednesday. The biggest study yet into whether nuts can years