Profit

Summit gives an inside look at the dangerous world of ‘Sugar Daddy’ sites

“Sugar Daddy” dating sites such as “SeekingArrangement.com” are aggressively targeting college students — with free premium memberships for signing …

New York University

Lee Munson: Tesla Is a 'Money Monster'

Elon Musk's Tesla Inc. (TSLA) is a money monster, according to Lee Munson, founder and Chief Investment Officer of Portfolio Wealth Advisors.<p>"All …

Tesla

This Was the Biggest Mistake I Made When Buying My 1st Home

The very first time I walked into the house I now call home, I fell in love. It was in a quiet, tree-lined cul de sac where children played in the …

Laundry Rooms

5 Signs You Have What It Takes to Be a Millionaire

People with a deep passion for their work are motivated to work hard. That's when they start to make serious money.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sure, most people would love to be a millionaire...in theory. But in practice, few are actually willing to do …

Business Strategy

Goldman Sachs recommends these 5 highly profitable companies — including Nvidia — to combat rising inflation

Goldman Sachs is worried about rising commodity prices and higher wages, but the firm believes there is still an investment strategy that can …

Markets

SAP raises outlook as cloud growth "unleashed"

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's SAP announced forecast-beating results on Thursday and raised its outlook as growth in its cloud business accelerated, with CEO Bill McDermott expressing confidence in its push into the sales software market.<p>SAP, Europe's biggest technology company by market …

IT

Trump tries to douse Putin storm -- but his cleanup tests credulity

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump is finally in full-scale cleanup mode after his summit debacle with President Vladimir Putin -- but the credibility of his new critique of Russian election interference is being undermined by his unrepentant and conflicting statements since he got home from …

Donald Trump

Inside Europe's people-smuggling networks: A journey from Afghanistan to Germany

DÜSSELDORF, Germany — Zubair Nazeri’s traveling companion crushed a pill in her hands, dissolved it in water and fed it to her 2-year-old daughter.<p>The sedative made the baby sleep for more than a day, Nazeri recalled. It was a requirement of the smugglers who were trying to guide the group from …

World News

Norwegian Cruise Line Is Moving Its Built-for-China Ship to the U.S.

A little more than a year ago, Norwegian Cruise Line was celebrating its first China-based ship, Norwegian Joy, at a ceremony in Shanghai. Everything …

Norwegian Cruise Line

Costly Fuel Dims Profit Outlook for Container Shippers

Container-shipping companies worldwide face a $7 billion increase in total fuel costs this year as oil prices climb, said Nilesh Tiwary, an analyst …

Oil

Kendall Jenner Pokes Fun at Her and Kylie Jenner's Transformation Since Season 1 of KUWTK

Kendall and Kylie Jenner were both just young tweens when season 1 of <i>Keeping Up with the Kardashians</i> first aired, and since then, we’ve watched the …

Celebrity News

After crisis, Colombia's Ecopetrol spends big to boost output, reserves

© Reuters. The entrance of Ecopetrol's Castilla oil rig platform is seen in Castilla La Nueva<p>By Julia Symmes Cobb and Nelson Bocanegra<p>ACACIAS, …

Oil & Gas Industry

To succeed in pitching, simply ask more questions says The Wow Company

The most successful agencies are the ones that simply ask more questions. This is according to a research from The Wow Company, which looked into …

Conversion Rate

Musk sorry for Thai ‘pedo’ slur

TESLA and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has apologised for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a paedophile, saying he spoke in anger …

Financial Regulation

SAP Q2 2018: Strong cloud adoption raises financial outlook

SAP has managed to beat Wall Street expectations as cloud business revenue continues to grow.<p>SAP has reported strong financial results in the second …

Wall Street

If Bank Investors Want Growth Maybe They Should Pay for It

Insurance is appealing when you haven’t much money put aside, but that doesn’t mean it offers value for money.<p>For banks in Europe, capital is hard to come by at a time of meager profits and low share prices. One shortcut is to buy a kind of insurance against losses on loans. On the other side of …

Investing

FY18 annual report analyses: Brokers expect these 11 stocks to give 14-100% return

The carnage in midcap and smallcap stocks is a buying opportunity in select stocks where earnings growth is fair and the outlook is strong, expert …

Investing

Alcohol is the legal drug we should be worried about not marijuana

Massachusetts recently issued its first recreational marijuana license, bringing pot more fully into the ranks of regulated substances. Bravo! …

Cannabis

Is Amazon's Latest Move Going to Crush UPS and FedEx?

The e-commerce giant threatens to disrupt many industries, but here's what may be behind its latest move.<p>The announcement that <b>Amazon.com</b> …

eCommerce

SSE Falls as Dry, Mild Weather Could Hit Full-Year Profit

SSE Plc fell the most in almost two months as the dry, mild weather that cut quarterly profit could hurt the U.K. utility’s full-year results.<p>Output …

Financial Conduct Authority

Recycling: how corporate Australia played us for mugs | Jeff Sparrow

McDonalds and Coca-Cola together produced almost one in five rubbish items dumped in Victoria in 2013.<p>Recycling plastic is to saving the Earth what hammering a nail is to halting a falling skyscraper. Matt Wilkins<p>The announcement by China earlier this year that they would no longer purchase …

Sustainability

Nikkei snaps 4-day winning streak; weak cosmetics cos offset oil, machinery stocks

© Reuters. Nikkei snaps 4-day winning streak; weak cosmetics cos offset oil, machinery stocks<p>* Nikkei's immediate resistance level seen at 23,000 - …

Stock Markets

Kotak Mahindra Bank First-quarter Profit Misses Estimates

Net profit was 10.25 billion rupees for the three months ended June 30, compared with 9.13 billion rupees a year ago, the lender, led by Asia's …

India News

Latest on Trump's Russia Comments – Bloomberg

Latest on Trump's Russia Comments<p>Latest on Trump's Russia Comments<p>Latest on Trump's Russia …

Russia

3 Big-Name Marijuana Stocks With Plunging Profit Projections

This post was originally published on this site<p>We’re now less than three months away from the official kick-off of legal cannabis in Canada. With the …

Cannabis Industry

Go Short IBM On The Close

Peaking cycles indicate that IBM’s earnings report after the close will be met with selling.<p>Below we see the weekly cycle topping now. When this occurs within a day or two of the earnings release, the cycle frequently indicates the direction of the share price. In the last year, five of the last …

Selling

Ericsson +9.2% as it turns operating profit in Q2

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) is up 9.2% after a surprise operating profit, alongside some growing sales momentum and the wrap-up of a cost-cutting …

Business

Speakers, TVs, Kleenex in demand on Amazon Prime Day

(Reuters) - Online shoppers purchased more than 100 million products worldwide during Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) annual Prime Day sale this week, despite glitches on its mobile app and websites that prevented several customers from placing orders.<p>FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is pictured inside the …

Enterprise Tech

Nigeria Air scheduled to start flying in December

Nigeria has unveiled the name and logo of the country's new national airline, which is scheduled to begin flying in December.<p>In tweets Wednesday, the …

Africa

‘Castle Rock’ Is a Stephen King Story That Isn’t Really a Stephen King Story

DEVENS, Mass. — Deep inside Shawshank prison, a man sits in a cage in the dark. Another man enters and turns on a lamp. They talk wearily of vague obligations and cryptic connections, the air thick with tension. Then the light goes out …<p>… And that’s about all I can say, because more would be a …

The Arts