Stocks on Edge Amid Rising Political Risks

The stock market moved higher last week despite President Trump's threat to assess 10% tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Strong corporate earnings at large banks such as JPMorgan & Chase Co. (JPM) and Citigroup Inc. (C) along with...
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Capitalizing on the Nasdaq 100's New Highs

The Nasdaq 100 just hit another all-time high, as did the amount of people quoting the percentage of the index's gains that are from its top five components. While that makes for a good headline and soundbite, it's not really all that actionable. What is actionable is...
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In ETFs, the bigger the stock, the more money goes into it and that could be costing regular investors

Huge sums of investor cash have poured into exchange-traded funds during this past year (and during the whole bull market) with billions of dollars sitting passively in funds betting on the very largest U.S. stocks. div > div.group > p:first-child"> But new...
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Cisco, networking stocks drop on a report Amazon Web Services is developing its own network devices

Networking company stocks fell off Friday following a report by The Information that Amazon Web Services is considering selling its own network switching devices. div > div.group > p:first-child"> Cisco dropped 5 percent, representing a loss in stock value of...
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AT&T Stock Could Sell Off Into Mid-$20s

AT&T Stock Could Sell Off Into Mid-$20s

AT&T Inc. (T) shares are trading sharply lower on Friday morning after the U.S. Justice Department said that it would appeal the telecom giant's recently completed merger with Time Warner Inc. The news stunned legal experts, who believe that the June ruling is...

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The CEO Question: Where is my company going?

The CEO Question: Where is my company going?

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In my last column I stated that every business, including small ones, have assignments that can only be performed by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Plus, I revealed: CEO strategic responsibilities are not optional. Small...

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