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  • What Roth Owners Should Do if They Exceed the Income Limit

    You can avoid the 6% penalty on the money you contributed if you take your 2014 contributions (and any earnings on them) out of the Roth before the tax-filing deadline on April 15, 2015 (or October 15, 2015, if you file an extension). You can also avoid the penalty and taxes if you have your IRA…

    Kiplinger
  • The Steps To Success

    Who is the one person who has had the biggest impact on your life?

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  • 'Bubble in everything, everywhere': Marc Faber

    Even after the Dow (Dow Jones Global Indexes: .DJI) and the S&P 500 (^GSPC) closed at new all-time highs, closely followed contrarian Marc Faber keeps sounding the alarm. Faber has long argued that the Federal Reserve's massive asset purchasing programs and near-zero interest rates have inflated…

    CNBC
  • Live blog: What’s happening with Alibaba’s IPO?

    Live blog: What’s happening with Alibaba’s IPO? The big day has arrived, and the Chinese company that 88 percent of Americans have never heard of is making history on the New York Stock Exchange. We’re rounding up all the facts, sass and stories you need

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    Analyst: Alibaba Stock Is Priced Conservatively

    Morningstar director of equity research R.J. Hottovy joins MoneyBeat and explains why he views the company's shares priced conservatively at its IPO.

    WSJ Live
  • Cramer: This is how you bottle Alibaba's magic

    On Wall Street, the Alibaba IPO feels every bit as magical as its exotic namesake as investors clamor for a piece of this exciting story and dream about its hidden riches. If you're about say "Open sesame" Jim Cramer doesn't want you to get carried away. "I am blessing paying as high as $80 a…

    CNBC
  • Truck firm faces paying millions in Amtrak crash

    A Nevada trucking company could be forced to pay more than $5.7 million if a judge formalizes a jury verdict that faulted one of its drivers for a fiery 2011 crash with an Amtrak train that killed six people and injured dozens. A federal jury in Reno awarded $4.5 million to Amtrak and $210,777 to…

    Associated Press
  • 3 Lessons An Investor Learned After Losing His Job, Reputation, And $1.6 Million

    The late Jim Paul went from a poor Kentucky boy to serving on the board of governors of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange through a series of lucky breaks and smart investments. By 1990 he was working in the futures research department at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co., managing a team that…

    Business Insider
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  • Apple to unveil new iPads, operating system on Oct. 21 : report

    The company plans to unveil the sixth generation of its iPad and the third edition of the iPad mini, as well as its operating system OS X Yosemite, which has undergone a complete visual overhaul, the Internet news website said. Trudy Muller, a spokeswoman for Apple, declined to comment. The iPad is…

    Reuters
  • PepsiCo boss decries NFL problems, backs Goodell

    PepsiCo Inc.'s CEO Indra Nooyi has made a double-edged statement on the NFL's problems handling domestic violence, calling some players' behavior "repugnant" but saying that Commissioner Roger Goodell is "a man of integrity." The boss of the maker of Pepsi, Gatorade and Doritos, one of the league's…

    Associated Press
  • Larry Ellison’s Legacy, Ego, Mentorship: Industry Comments

    Larry Ellison stepped down as chief executive officer of Oracle Corp. (ORCL) , closing a chapter in a career filled with aggressive competition, flamboyant spending and spectacular profits. Scott McNealy, former CEO of Sun Microsystems Inc., an Oracle competitor that Ellison eventually acquired:…

    Bloomberg
  • Micex Falls on Evtushenkov Arrest, Ukraine: Russia Reality Check

    Markets are reacting in real time to tension in Ukraine following Russia’s March incursion into Crimea and subsequent annexation of the Black Sea peninsula. The Micex Index fell 0.9 percent to 1,436.25 at 1:02 p.m. in Moscow, giving a loss since Feb. 28, the day before President Vladimir Putin ’s…

    Bloomberg
  • Buffett Says Burger King Taxes Show Other Logic for Hortons Deal

    Billionaire investor Warren Buffett , who agreed to help finance Burger King Worldwide Inc. (BKW)’s planned takeover of coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons (THI) Inc., said the deal wasn’t motivated by taxes. “The highest amount of federal taxes that Burger King has paid in any of the last three…

    Bloomberg
  • Investors breathe sigh of relief at Scottish vote

    Scotland's decision to reject independence from the United Kingdom gave British markets a short-term lift Friday but worries over future constitutional changes kept a lid on the relief rally. The No campaign won 55.3 percent of the votes cast in Thursday's referendum against 44.7 percent who backed…

    Associated Press
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  • [video] NYSE's Farley Says He's Working to `Simplify' Market

    [video] NYSE's Farley Says He's Working to `Simplify' Market Sept. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Tom Farley, president of NYSE Group Inc., talks about the outlook for the exchange and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.'s initial public offering. Farley speaks with Stephanie

    Bloomberg
  • Why Goldman Stocks Cut Peabody Energy, Slashed Coal Miner Estimates

    Why Goldman Stocks Cut Peabody Energy, Slashed Coal Miner Estimates It's not easy being a coal miner these days. Everyone appears to be trying to limit its use to combat pollution and global warming, while prices keep tumbling. That's helped knocked down

    Barrons.com
  • Stock Market Update from Briefing.com

    Stock Market Update from Briefing.com 2:00 pm: [BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (-0.1%) continues hovering right below its flat line with heavily-weighted sectors like financials (-0.2%), industrials (-0.1%), and technology (-0.5%) pressuring the broader market

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  • UBS Clients Lead Canada Surge in Admitting Hidden Income

    Clients of UBS AG (UBSN) , Switzerland’s largest bank, have led a five-fold surge in the number of Canadian residents reporting hidden offshore income over the past eight years. Almost 6,000 taxpayers came forward in the past 12 months as part of the Canada Revenue Agency’s voluntary disclosure…

    Bloomberg
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    Wall Street Gears Up for Alibaba IPO

    European markets are up after Scotland's independence vote, plus investors look to Alibaba's IPO rolling out on Friday morning. MarketWatch's Sital Patel discusses on the News Hub. Photo: Getty

    WSJ Live
  • Apple iPhone 6 Weekend Sales May Miss, No Worries, Says Bernstein

    Bernstein Research's Toni Sacconaghi today reiterates an Outperform rating on Apple (AAPL) stock, and a $108 price target, warning that Apple may miss high expectations for first-weekend sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus when they go on sale this Friday, but that it may not matter much. Observes…

    Barrons.com
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  • Beanie Babies creator's sentence debated in court

    Beanie Babies creator's sentence debated in court CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors seeking to put the billionaire creator of Beanie Babies in prison for hiding millions in Swiss bank accounts told appellate court judges Wednesday that the toymaker's sentence of probation threatens to erode the…

    Associated Press