Many countries do not have consistent laws regulating bitcoin. It is regulated in most countries, and some have banned it entirely.
Every October, the Social Security Administration (SSA) announces its annual changes to the Social Security program for the coming year. Below is our analysis of the Social Security changes that were announced in Oct. 2020 to take effect on Jan. 1, 2021, according to the SSA's annual fact sheet. Keep them in mind when you update your Social Security information. For 2021, nearly 70 million Social Security recipients are seeing a 1.3% cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) to their monthly benefits. The adjustment helps benefits keep pace with inflation and is based on the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) as calculated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
‘I couldn’t secure the loan on my own until the other house was sold. So I applied for the mortgage with my girlfriend.’
In this article, we discuss the 12 best bear market stocks to buy now. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Best Bear Market Stocks to Buy Now. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States on July 28 asked Americans who […]
The uber-wealthy investor buys breakfast at McDonald’s.
The past five years were rough for Intel (NASDAQ: INTC), the world's largest manufacturer of x86 CPUs for PCs and data centers. It fell behind Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE: TSM) and Samsung in the "process race" to create smaller and more advanced chips, and its constant delays and chip shortages resulted in massive market share losses to AMD (NASDAQ: AMD). Intel also abandoned the mobile market by scrapping its smartphone chips and baseband modems, and it made scattershot investments in programmable chips, Internet of Things (IoT) chips, and automotive chips -- none of which resolved the company's core problems.
Twitter polls and questions can be interesting as they can provide investment ideas and due diligence. A larger reaction from Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) users can also highlight which stocks have the highest number of responses and support a consensus. “What company is worth less than $10 billion today but you think could be worth $500+ billion in a few decades?” was a question posed by Brian Feroldi on Twitter recently. The account, with over 178,000 followers, got a ton of responses and shared t
The operating unit is now only a shell of its former self, but General Electric is better prepared for its future than its past.
Energy stocks have a spotty dividend track record because of the sector's volatility. Three of the safest energy dividends are Crestwood Equity Partners (NYSE: CEQP), Enterprise Products Partners (NYSE: EPD), and Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI).
Yes, the Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) he was going to take must be made. If that is true, you became the owner of the funds in the IRA as soon as he died as a matter of law. The RMD for 2021 is based on his age and his Dec. 31, 2020, account balance.
In this article, we will discuss the 10 best stocks to buy according to Brazilian billionaire Jorge Paulo Lemann. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of Lemann’s history, investment philosophy, and hedge fund performance, go directly to the 5 Best Stocks to Buy according to Brazilian Billionaire Jorge Paulo Lemann. Jorge Paulo Lemann is a […]
Stiff price resistance is still seen in the low $40,000 range, but analysts are wondering aloud if the worst of the recent bear market might have passed.
This article will take a look at ten cryptocurrencies that have interesting developments lined up for the month of August, which could also have a positive effect on their price.
Investors may be ignoring mounting evidence that the delta variant of COVID-19 could be more troublesome than it is currently being given credit for on Wall Street.
In this article, we discuss the 15 best financial stocks to buy now. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Best Financial Stocks to Buy Now. On July 29, the United States Department of Commerce released a report detailing that the US economy had surpassed the […]
The major indexes slipped last week but more leading stocks flashed buy signals. Know these Amazon earnings lessons.
United States Steel Corporation ( NYSE:X ) just released its second-quarter report and things are looking bullish...
The blows to the global supply chain never seem to end in 2021, resulting in delays that have sharply reduced the system's effective capacity and put upward pressure on shipping rates that began reaching record highs months ago. Purchasing ocean transportation has become so expensive that many companies with lower-value commodities can't afford to import anymore, analysts and logisticians say. Vessel operators have no extra ships to meet a tidal wave of freight demand, containers are in short su
It's a fact of investing life that growth stocks are easier to find in growing industries than in mature or stagnating ones. With its 83 dispensaries in Florida and a small but growing number outside the state, Trulieve Cannabis (OTC: TCNNF) is one of the fastest-growing medicinal cannabis operators in the U.S. And Trulieve's growth is poised to accelerate thanks to its investment in new hubs outside the Sunshine State. By the end of this year, the company could be making as much as $850 million in revenue.
(Bloomberg) -- Record inflows. Record fund launches. Record assets. If active money management is in decline, someone forgot to tell the ETF industry.Amped up by a meme-crazed market and emboldened by the success of Cathie Wood’s Ark Investment Management, stock pickers are storming the $6.6 trillion U.S. exchange-traded fund universe like never before -- adding a new twist in the 50-year invasion from passive investing.Passive funds still dominate the industry, but actively managed products hav
Investors who have $3,000 left over after covering their expenses, debts, and savings obligations may think they have little money for investing. With that amount, investors could comfortably buy shares of tech such as eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY), Etsy (NASDAQ: ETSY), and StoneCo (NASDAQ: STNE) and earn outsized returns over time.