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MongoDB's IPO Gives New York Tech A Much-Needed Win As Shares Jump 25%

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:31:00 -0400

Database company MongoDB has given the NY tech scene an exit to celebrate, at least for one day. On its first day of trading, CEO Dev Ittycheria talks to Forbes about why MongoDB's IPO resonated with investors.

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George Costanza And The 1987 Crash

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:54:00 -0400

Today’s environment seems to me to be the same situation under a different name. “Algorithmic Trading,” “High-Frequency Trading” and all that money concentrated in index funds has created a combination of itchy trigger fingers and the biggest “crowded trade” I have ever seen, the indexing craze.

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Ex-Div Reminder for Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:06:00 -0400

Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund (NYSE: AOD) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0575, payable on 10/31/17

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Cash Dividend On The Way From Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:03:00 -0400

Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund (NYSE: AWP) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.05, payable on 10/31/17.

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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Invitation Homes, Apogee Enterprises and A. Schulman

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Invitation Homes Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.08 on 11/7/17, Apogee Enterprises Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.14 on 11/8/17, and A. Schulman, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.205 on 11/1/17.

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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Thor Industries, CVS Health and Starwood Waypoint Homes

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:58:00 -0400

Thor Industries, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.37 on 11/7/17, CVS Health Corporation will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.50 on 11/3/17, and Starwood Waypoint Homes will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.11 on 11/7/17.

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CFPB Has Helped Return $750 Million To Student Loan Borrowers Since 2011

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:02:00 -0400

Since 2011, the CFPB has helped return over $750 million to student loan borrowers. Here's why.

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Japanese PM Risks The Wrath Of China To Win Conservative Votes

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:00:00 -0400

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is touting a liberal economic agenda and a cautiously tough stance toward China as his party campaigns ahead of snap elections.

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How A Family Wealth Advisor Can Add The Most Value - Part 2: Tax Planning

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Through relatively simple, yet thorough, planning initiatives, an advisor can transform a once-bemoaned and feared topic – taxes – into an ongoing opportunity to protect a client’s capital from unnecessary tax drain, and consistently save the client significant money over the course of many years.

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Beleaguered Blue Apron Laying Off 6% Of Its Workforce

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:02:00 -0400

After stumbling out the gate and whiffing on its first earnings report as a public company, Blue Apron is attempting to course-correct: the beleaguered meal-kit delivery company disclosed Wednesday that it is laying off 6% of its workforce.

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One More Hill To Climb For The Market?

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:22:00 -0400

Could stock valuations reach levels seen in 2000? Commonwealth CIO Brad McMillan says just because prices are high doesn't mean they can't get even higher.

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Industry Weakness Continues To Impact Harley-Davidson In Q3 2017

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:58:00 -0400

Harley-Davidson announced its Q3 2017 results on October 17, and while the company beat expectations for revenues (reported $1.15 billion against a consensus estimate of $964 million), its earnings per share of $0.40 was about in line with consensus estimates.

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Wealth Management Gains Help Morgan Stanley Overcome Trading Woes

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:55:00 -0400

Morgan Stanley reported an earnings beat earlier this week, with the investment banking giant’s revenues and profits for the third quarter continuing to draw on the strength of its wealth management franchise.

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Key Metrics To Watch As Verizon Reports Q3 Results

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:50:00 -0400

Verizon is expected to publish its Q3 2017 earnings on October 19, reporting on a quarter that is likely to have seen the company continue to add postpaid phone subscribers, driven by its unlimited postpaid wireless offerings.

One Dow Leader Topping Out -- Who Is Next?

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:09:00 -0400

The Dow Industrial Average's ability to surpasses the 23,000 level has received headlines around the world but there are just a handful of Dow stocks that contributed most of the gains. What would happen if they started to top out?

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Four Biotech And Health Care Breakouts

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:52:00 -0400

Four biotech and health-related stocks top our list of momentum charts to watch.

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Pundits Require Frequent Diaper Changes

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:56:00 -0400

Punditry is a dirty word. Nobody is able and brainy enough to dope out where financial markets are headed. Too many imponderables for us, starting with Donald Trump, perhaps the most destabilizing President our country has endured.

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Is Bitcoin Benefiting From The ICO Crackdown?

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:10:00 -0400

Is the ICO crackdown pushing Bitcoin's price higher?

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Kroger Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 2.45% Yield

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:08:00 -0400

So when stocks turn up that see insider buying, and are also top ranked, investors are wise to take notice. One such company is Kroger Co (NYSE: KR), which saw buying by Executive Vice President J. Michael Schlotman.

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Earnings Strength On Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley Is Opportunity To Reduce Holdings

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:18:00 -0400

Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley reported better than expected third quarter earnings but strength was short-lived. Here's how to trade share-price volatility.

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Ex-Dividend Reminder: RMR Group, AAR and Caterpillar

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:10:00 -0400

RMR Group Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.25 on 11/16/17, AAR Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.075 on 11/3/17, and Caterpillar Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.78 on 11/20/17.

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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Hormel Foods, Ford Motor and Colgate-Palmolive

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:06:00 -0400

Hormel Foods Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.17 on 11/15/17, Ford Motor Co. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.15 on 12/1/17, and Colgate-Palmolive Co. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.40 on 11/15/17.

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Keyera About To Put More Money In Your Pocket

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:05:00 -0400

Keyera Corp (Toronto: KEY) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.14, payable on 11/15/17.

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Cash Dividend On The Way From Apache

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -0400

on 10/20/17, Apache Corp (NYSE: APA) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.25, payable on 11/22/17.

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The One Fund To Buy For 7.4% Yields And 44% Upside

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:15:00 -0400

Despite the conventional wisdom about dividend yields, that high yield doesn’t come with high risks.

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Why Cash In IRA Is A Drag

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:00:00 -0400

Cash in an IRA sounds like a safe bet, but here's why it's a bad idea.

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Japan's Upcoming Election Will Be Won Or Lost On Abenomics

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:11:00 -0400

The governing Liberal Democratic Party will continue Abenomics if the LDP wins in the coming General Election. The other parties simply do not understand monetary policy.

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Explanation And Examples Of How Invested Capital Turns Matter

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:37:00 -0400

Invested capital turns are an important consideration in the analysis of return on invested capital (ROIC) and a key measure of balance sheet efficiency.

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China's Best Social Media And Internet Stocks

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:58:00 -0400

Five contributors who follow technology stocks in China share ideas for long-term investors who are interested in the momentum of internet and social media stocks amid the volatility and risk of industries regulated by the Chinese government.

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3 Critical Spaces To Watch At China's Most-Watched Congress In History

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:30:00 -0400

The whole world will be talking about China's 19th Party Congress in terms of the country's leadership, and these 3 key areas are rife with predictions.

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