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- PoliticsCNBC.com•23 hours ago
United Technologies is the parent company of furnace and air conditioner maker Carrier, which came under fire during Trump's campaign for its announced plans to close two Indiana plants and move production to an existing manufacturing facility in Mexico. Carrier will keep more than 1,000 jobs, but will still close another Indiana plant and send about 700 jobs to Mexico. If Trump's plans to revive manufacturing in the U.S. leads to a resurgence on American soil, Hayes said that is a good thing, and he believes Trump's team will be focused on it. "I think if we can see a renaissance in manufacturing in the U.S. that is a good deal for the U.S. But it's got to come from more thoughtful regulation, and a more competitive tax rate.
- BusinessCNBC•23 hours ago
These days, major companies don't skimp when it comes to starting salaries and other exciting perks. According to a recent poll, companies such as Facebook (FB), Google, Snapchat, and Twitter (TWTR) can offer six-figure annual salaries to new graduates
Retirement investing is not what it used to be. The problem with the Federal Reserve's attempt to goose the economy is that it killed bond yields, forcing retired investors further out onto the risk curve, making it difficult to find safe stocks to buy. When it comes to retirement stocks, I have very firm requirements, which I'll describe in detail when I launch my stock advisory newsletter, The Liberty Portfolio, early next year.