Tag: Featured

Finance Tech, Trading

Apple is slipping after reports of iPhone 8 production cuts (AAPL)

October 19, 2017

Via: Business Insider

Shares of Apple are down 1.65% to $157.12 in early trading on Thursday on reports that the company has cut orders linked to its new iPhone 8. Apple has cut production orders linked to the iPhone 8 by more than […]


Who is the New CEO of American Express?

October 19, 2017

Via: TheStreet

American Express Co. (AXP – Get Report) CEO Kenneth Chenault, who earned investor Warren Buffett’s admiration for steering the lender through the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and the 2008 financial crisis, is stepping down after 16 years in charge. Chenault, […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Politics and stocks: New ETFs try to profit from Republican and Democrat policy moves

October 18, 2017


How can you make money in the stock market based on President Trump’s or the GOP’s next policy move? Or profit from Democrats’ political maneuverings? Or shoot for gains based on coming tax reform? A new family of exchange traded […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

The dollar is hovering

October 16, 2017

Via: Business Insider

The dollar was virtually flat Monday. The US dollar index was little changed at 93.19 at 8:29 a.m. ET. “The majors are tracking fairly close to recent ranges, but the one-two punch of the Fed minutes and inflation miss should […]

Finance Tech, Trading

FORGET BITCOIN: There’s an $8 trillion bubble in global markets waiting to pop

October 13, 2017

Via: Business Insider

For all the hype about bitcoin, far more investors are exposed to an $8 trillion bubble in financial markets. It’s all the government and corporate bonds that still have negative yields eight years after the financial crisis, according to Torsten […]

Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Nordstrom Talks to Go Private Could Be in Trouble

October 2, 2017

Via: TheStreet

Shares of Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN – Get Report) tumbled over 5% in premarket trading Monday, Oct. 2, after insiders said talks to take the Seattle-based retailer private could be in danger of failing, according to the New York Post. The […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Apple shares hit record high as optimism builds over iPhone 8

August 30, 2017


Apple shares hit an all-time high on Tuesday after research firm IDC released bullish estimates for the widely anticipated new iPhone. IDC said it expects iPhone shipments to increase 9.1 percent in 2018 after the new iPhone 8, 7S and […]

Capital, Finance Tech

Bitcoin is back around the $4,000 mark

August 21, 2017

Via: Business Insider

Bitcoin’s rally is pausing, with the digital currency dipping below $4,000 briefly in early trade on Monday. Bitcoin surged against the dollar last week, breaking through $4,000 for the first time two Sunday’s ago before peaking at $4,479. However, after […]

Software & Tools

Top 5 best accounting software and invoicing packages in 2017

August 15, 2017

Via: TechRadar

Note: Our best accounts software round-up has been fully updated. This feature was first published in July 2014. Where business is concerned, it goes without saying that keeping your finances in order is imperative. Not only is it necessary in […]


Japan’s Economy Grows Again, in Longest Streak in 11 Years

August 14, 2017

Via: The New York Times

Japan’s economy grew more strongly than expected in the second quarter, extending the longest streak of uninterrupted growth in 11 years, government data showed on Monday. And the really good news: Much of the growth was local. Japan’s government has […]