Uncertainty

The Long Months Of Uncertainty Are Wearing On Insurers

And insurance providers aren't banking on a lifeline being tossed from Congress anytime soon.<p>Modern Healthcare: Left In The Lurch: Ongoing …

Affordable Care Act

Pound slumps to eight-year low against the euro on Brexit uncertainty

Uncertainty over Brexit in the UK and strong economic data from Europe both contributed to the slump in the British currency.

Brexit

How I Manage Uncertainty: My 6-Step Process for Peace and Clarity

If you are anything like me, uncertainty can be of the biggest anxiety producers in life. I think as human beings it’s ingrained in us to want to …

Mindfulness

Watch: Science Isn't Really a Method—It's Your Brain Celebrating Danger and Uncertainty

Watch: Science Isn’t Really a Method—It’s Your Brain Celebrating Danger and Uncertainty<p>Evolution actually gave us a solution to uncertainty.

Science

Report shows stability in All-Island economy despite uncertainty about Brexit

A new report shows great stability in the All-Island economy despite a lack of certainty about Brexit.<p>The latest cross-border business monitor shows …

News (Ireland)

Melo finds peace amid uncertainty

Carmelo Anthony acknowledges his "roller-coaster" offseason, but tells SVP he's committed to having fun playing basketball while he chases a …

Basketball

Collins urges Congress to end Obamacare payment uncertainty

Sen. Susan Collins on Sunday called on Congress to end the uncertainty caused by President Donald Trump saying he might end funding to subsidize health insurance for low-income people.<p>Trump threatened to stop government payments that subsidize insurance for low-income people following the Senate's …

ObamaCare

Canada, Mexico urge quick NAFTA talks to end uncertainty | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Jul 21, 2017 03:45 am | Updated Date: Jul 21, 2017 …

NAFTA

Full Collins: Uncertainty Leads to 'Destabilzation' of Insurance Markets

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) tells Chuck Todd that Congress could create "far better legislation" if they returned to working across the aisle.

Politics

Buy riskier assets amid elevated geopolitical uncertainty: strategist

Drew Matus of MetLife gives his take on buying stocks while considering news out of Washington and overseas.

MetLife

President Trump Is Causing More Economic Uncertainty Than the 2008 Financial Crisis

Donald Trump's election has led to greater uncertainty than the Financial Crisis of 2008.<p>That's according to the Economic Policy U.S. Uncertainty …

Economy

EU hails growth but warns of uncertainty in UK over Brexit

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union said Thursday that the bloc's economic recovery is continuing, with steady growth expected this year and next, though it warned of uncertainty in Britain due to its departure from the bloc.<p>In its spring economic forecast, the European Commission said that economic …

Economy

Home Capital's profit falls amid 'material uncertainty' about funding

Home Capital Group Inc. reported a decline in first-quarter profit on Thursday and said the damage to its reputation that the business has sustained in recent weeks had resulted in "material uncertainty" about its ability to secure funding in the future.<p>The alternative mortgage lender's profit fell …

Mortgages

GE shares to drop 20% as uncertainty about stock greatest in 'decades,' JPMorgan says

JPMorgan analysts cut the 12-month price target to $22, representing a 20 percent drop from Wednesday close at $27.35.

Markets

B.C. resource projects face uncertainty after election

The future of key resource projects in British Columbia has been thrown into disarray after a squeaker in the provincial election left the BC Liberals politically weakened.<p>BC Liberal Premier Christy Clark's reduced mandate will place pressure on her to appeal to BC Green supporters as she tries to …

Canada

3 Things All Great Leaders Know

Use uncertainty as a tool!<p><i>This article is the third of a 3-part series where I explore scale, transparency and uncertainty. These are 3 key determinants necessary to achieve a mindset that allows for more innovative flow.</i><p>How comfortable are you with ambiguous environments? If you are like most of …

Leadership

Brain sets a unique learning rate for everything we do, by self-adjusting to the environment: Study refutes theory that behavior under uncertainty is optimal

Study refutes theory that behavior under uncertainty is optimal<p>Each time we get feedback, the brain is hard at work updating its knowledge and …

The Brain

Americans univesting in their businesses because of political uncertainty

What lifts the S&P to 2,700? "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders discuss the bull run with Mike Wilson, Morgan Stanley chief strategist, on how tax …

Tax Reform

Why We Shouldn't Blame Trump For The Jump In Economic Uncertainty

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 27: U.S. President Donald Trump greets British Prime Minister Theresa May upon her arrival to the White House, on January 27, 2017 in Washington, DC. The two leaders will hold a news conference later in the day in the East Room. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)<p>Last month …

Economy

Do You Have The Flexibility Needed To Thrive On Today's Uncertainty? | ZDNet

Countries around the world have voted for radical change, and uncertainty looms. Organizations that can react fast and flexibly to change will thrive.<p>…

Bob Corker

What Do We Do When Our Reasons Seem Weak?

Why is the gap between political viewpoints growing larger? Mechanisms for reducing attitude uncertainty may be part of the answer.

Psychology

World Spinning Out of Control?

<b>How to take charge of your internal reactions to external forces</b><p>We live in uncertain times. And with this uncertainty has come a great sense of …

Self-improvement

How to Act In the Face of Uncertainty

In every action there is an element of uncertainty. This is because we never know exactly how the future is going to play out.<p>We can gain knowledge …

Happiness

A Survival Guide to the Trump Era: Embrace Uncertainty

A week before the inauguration of Donald Trump, I was on an airplane going to Florida. There was a tremendous amount of turbulence on the trip so I …

Donald Trump

Science Says The Key To Success Is Overcoming One Thing — Have You?

People define success in myriad ways — financial stability, fulfilling marriages, good health, career achievement, daily happiness, and helping …

Self-improvement

Study: Bitcoin Hedges Global Uncertainty

A newly released study on the relationship between bitcoin and global uncertainty finds that bitcoin acts positively to uncertainty. Analyzing a …

Cryptocurrency

ICU Medical - Pfizer Deal Gets Cheaper For The Wrong Reason, Not Appealing Yet Amidst Elevated Uncertainty

ICU Medical is getting a discount on the Pfizer deal, for the wrong reasons.<p>The discount, which not only reduces the price but allows ICU to avoid …

Investing

New legislative session brings $500 million deficit, uncertainty

Last year, Hickenlooper and fellow Democrats tried and failed to loosen Colorado’s strict spending rules by declaring a $750 million hospital fund …

Dollar Bleeds On Fed Uncertainty

<i>By Dean Popplewell</i><p><b>Thursday January 5: Five things the markets are talking about</b><p>Fed minutes released yesterday revealed that apart from a unanimous …

Business

Using Historical Return Data To Guide Your Investing Strategies Leads To More Uncertainty, Not Less

<i>By Rob Bennett</i><p>I am a big believer in the idea of using historical return data to guide one's investing strategies. I became a convert to the idea by …

Investing