Finance

9 Stocks That Made Warren Buffett Billions Over the Past Year

Here are the stocks that have generated the most profit for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway.<p>Warren Buffett is known as one of the best stock …

Stocks

E-Trade finds more millennnials are taking up options trading

E-Trade Financial found a surprising demographic group has been getting into options trading: millennials.<p>The online brokerage firm found that 40 …

Trading

3 Dividend Stocks That Thrive in Market Crashes

No one likes market crashes. Even the best stocks often get swept up in the panic. Whether a market crash is on the horizon is unpredictable, but investors can position themselves defensively by owning quality dividend stocks that hold up better than most when things take a turn for the worse. …

Stocks

Beat the Bond God Himself -- A 6.2% Yield in His Favorite Sector

Shutterstock<p>When the “Bond God” Jeffrey Gundlach speaks, yield hounds listen. And earlier this month, the preeminent income investor on the planet shared his favorite stock idea with a private audience.<p>I’ll share the specifics on his recommendation in a moment, including the exact “pair trade” that …

Investing

Is Boeing's New Missile Too Good for the US Navy?

For at least two years now, the U.S. Navy has been trying to pick a new missile: long-range, affordably priced, and key to the Navy's new doctrine of "distributed lethality." The Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)is choosing among three separate systems to provide its Littoral Combat Ships with an …

Stocks

Stocks with high share prices like Amazon and Alphabet are vulnerable to market manipulation

With Amazon and Alphabet shares hovering around $1000, there's been plenty of debate about whether the stocks should be split, at least for the …

Stocks

1 Stock That Was Pivotal in Billionaire Warren Buffett's Career

Here's why American Express was the investment that made Warren Buffett who he is today.<p>Warren Buffett wasn't always a long-term, buy-and-hold …

Stocks

The 2 Best Dividend Stocks in Marijuana

Marijuana stocks that pay dividends? That might seem like an oxymoron. For one thing, profitability is usually a prerequisite for paying out dividends, and there aren't too many profitable marijuana stocks out there.<p>If you're really wanting to find marijuanastocks that pay a dividend, though, there …

Stocks

Is the real estate market about to crash? No way, says this CEO — and here's why

With corporate headquarters on Bunker Hill downtown, CBRE Group Inc. — the world's largest real estate services firm — is one of only a handful of Fortune 500 firms based in Los Angeles.<p>And it’s riding high after a long real estate boom. The company finished the first quarter with its profit up …

Real Estate

10 Straight Dividend Hikes And A 9% Yield, More Positives To Come?

Management has raised this stock's payout for 10 straight quarters.<p>It yields 9%, with strong 1.32x coverage.<p>Revenue grew 65%, net income rose 29%, …

Stocks

What I Wish I Knew When I Graduated College

Congratulations to the class of 2017. To paraphrase Elle Woods from the <i>Legally Blonde</i> movie, you did it! Graduating from college is a tremendous milestone in life.<p>It's been quite a few years since I was in your position. However, I still remember sitting on the platform, waiting for my name to be …

Stocks

Nobody wants to buy this Connecticut ghost town that's on sale for $1.95 million

Johnsonville, Connecticut, looks straight out of an episode of "Twin Peaks" — old mill included. But unlike the small town on TV, Johnsonville has been abandoned for nearly 20 years.<p>Located on 62 acres off the Connecticut River, Johnsonville is up for grabs at $1.9 million. An eccentric millionaire …

Business

Some Great News for Apple Inc.'s iPhone 8

The early leaks around <b>Apple</b>'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) upcoming iPhone 8 suggested that the company planned to integrate its Touch ID fingerprint scanning technology directly into the phone's display. This integration would allow Apple to retain its much-loved Touch ID technology, while nearly eliminating …

Stocks

Being a slapgat can destroy your trading account!

<b>Picture this…</b><p><b>Read this before you place another trade...</b><p><b>The 3 most dangerous lies in forex</b><p>If you're having problems with your trading, or struggling …

Trading

Solar Energy’s Potential $2.8 Trillion Prize

A new projection put the opportunity in solar at $2.8 trillion and there's plenty of money to go around.<p>We are just beginning to scratch the surface …

Stocks

2 Top Potash Stocks to Buy in 2017

Potash is a fertilizer used by farmers to increase crop yields. That's important because the world's population is expected to increase to roughly 10 billion over the next 40 years (or so) -- that's 2.5 billion more mouths to feed. And we aren't making any more farmland, so farmers need to do more …

Stocks

Bitcoin Has Come Roaring Back—But So Have the Risks

The bitcoin boom is back. This week, the digital currency leapt to record heights, peaking at nearly $2,800 before tumbling back down to around …

Cryptocurrency

Iron Mountain: A Storage REIT Yielding Over 6%

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are some of the most popular high dividend stocks for income investors.<p>Iron Mountain (NYSE:IRM) is one such …

Investing

Pot Stock Winners of the Week

Looking across the 200+ cannabis-related publicly listed companies, there were a few clear pot stock winners this week. A handful of cannabis-related …

Stocks

3 More Reasons Why Disney World's New Land Changes Everything

Pandora -- The World of Avatar officially opened for guests at<b>Disney</b>'s(NYSE: DIS)Animal Kingdom in Florida this morning. Based on James Cameron's 2009 box office blockbuster<i>Avatar</i>, the new 12-acre expansion to Disney's animal-themed park is going to be a major tourist draw long after Memorial Day …

Walt Disney Company

Why I Invest in Woman-Led Startups

Being a woman CEO doesnt automatically make a venture an interesting investment opportunity, but there are a lot of reasons for investing with a gender lens.<p><i>Would you invest in a start up with a woman as CEO? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to</i> …

Return on Investment

GBP/JPY forecast for the week of May 29, 2017, Technical Analysis

Indices<p>Symbol<p>Last Price<p>Change<p>Chart<p>21069.5<p>14.50.07<p>2414.5<p>20.08<p>5795.375<p>12.6250.22<p>97.325<p>0.210.22<p>7530.25<p>27.750.37<p>1380.2<p>-0.4-0.03<p>Most Popular<p>Symbol<p>Last …

Trading

'Poor financial advice lost my mum £117k – and there's no comeback'

If you are given disastrous financial advice you would expect some recourse to compensation.<p>But, as thousands of people have discovered, there are gaping holes in current forms of investor protection.<p>When a financial firm goes into “default” and is unable to pay redress itself, compensation can be …

Business (UK)

Buy This Dividend Achiever At A 5-Year Valuation Low And A 4.8% Dividend Yield

Retail concerns have pushed National Retail Properties to valuation levels well below normal.<p>NNN has very little exposure to online retail …

Stocks

Top Presentations to Look for at ASCO

It almost the end of May, and that means one thing for biotech investors. The king of biotech and pharma events is about to take place. The 2017 …

Stocks

Why Enbridge Inc Is a Dividend Investor's Dream

Not only does the Canadian energy infrastructure giant pay a well-supported and above-average current yield, but it has clear visibility to grow the …

Stocks

Why The Price Of Oil Is Falling

<i>This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool.</i><p>What happened?<p>After two weeks of fairly steady gains, crude oil lost a step this week. After …

Oil

One CEO Outlines 'The Market's Most Significant Danger'

I was happy to see a Bloomberg Op-Ed on Friday that sought to explain, in English, the "dangerous circularity" I've been attempting to detail for …

Trading

EPFO to invest over Rs18,000 crore in equity this fiscal

<b>New Delhi:</b> The central board of trustees (CBT) of the Employees Provident Fund Organisation or EPFO on Saturday allowed the retirement fund manager …

Business (India)

Markets On A Canter. Mutual Fund Investors, Beware Of Mis-selling!

Having dropped precipitously to 6,980 levels in February last year, the Nifty has since zoomed ahead by an impressive 37% to nearly 9,600 in just …

Investing