Jackson, WY, based Investment company Cannell Capital Llc buys Craft Brew Alliance Inc, Internap Corp, magicJack VocalTec, Limelight Networks Inc, Destination XL Group Inc, Health Insurance Innovations Inc, I.D. Systems Inc, TripAdvisor Inc, Liberty Tax Inc, Pure Storage Inc, sells Rightside Group, eHealth Inc, Blue Bird Corp, BioTelemetry Inc, Alliance HealthCare Services Inc during the 3-months....More>>>
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Wireless communications giant AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is set to report second-quarter fiscal 2017 earnings results after the closing bell Tuesday. And, T stockholders are looking for confirmation that AT&T deserves more time to deliver the value the company has promised from its numerous deals.
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T stock closed Friday at $36.51 and has fallen more than....More>>>
Eaton Vance Management bought a new position in shares of iShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF (NASDAQ:SOXX) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 1,125 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $203,000.
Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have....More>>>
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans reduced its stake in shares of Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) by 7.6% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,381,436 shares of the company’s stock after selling 114,075 shares during the quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans’ holdings in Harley-Davidson were worth....More>>>
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RBC Wealth Management says it has recruited a branch manager from UBS to lead its Des Moines, Iowa, office. The news was announced the same week UBS said it will leave the Protocol for Broker Recruiting.
Timothy Woods is now a senior....More>>>
The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company cut its position in Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALGN) by 0.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 80,454 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock after selling 620 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company’s....More>>>
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The overall state of the U.S. long-term care insurance (LTCI) industry could be healthier than the blocks of LTCI business reinsured by General Electric Co.’s reinsurance units.
Analysts at Moody’s....More>>>
5 major Medicare changes in the new anti-shutdown bill
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GE Shortfall Just Part of Insurance Industrys $100 Billion Gap
What’s on the list of concerns for a man who runs a $1.2 trillion asset manager? Swelling shortfalls in U.S. public pensions, according to PGIM Chief Executive Officer David Hunt.
Small cap Florida insurance stock Federated National Holding (NASDAQ: FNHC) has taken a hit with shares down around 20% over the past week on predictions that Hurricane Irma would hit Florida albeit shares rose 14.22% on Friday when it became clear that it would not be as catastrophic as feared:
Regional insurers like Federated National Holding arevulnerable to losses in Florida aslarge national....More>>>
QHow much money can I roll over from my IRA to a health savings account? Also, are contributions from a rollover tax-deductible?
AYou can make one rollover from an IRA to a health savings account in your lifetime, which can be a good way to jump-start your HSA if you dont have new money to save. But you can only make a rollover if youre eligible to make new HSA contributions that....More>>>
&l;p&g;When people hear the words &q;life insurance,&q; they immediately turn away from even discussing the matter. But what they may not understand&a;nbsp;is that it&s;s an asset — there to provide a stream of cash to help fund retirement tax-free and to pay for long-term care if you become ill.
The one fear we all have when getting close to retirement, even with all our planning,....More>>>
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Typical primary family caregivers for adults in the United States may think somewhat harder about their finances, on average, than non-primary family caregivers, but they’re less likely to say they have personal....More>>>
AIG (NYSE:AIG) has recently hosted its Investor Day, whereby the company’s management reaffirmed its commitment to meet or exceed its key financials goals. AIG still targets a ~9% normalized RoE in 2017, and we believe this number looks achievable, thanks to: 1) a 60% commercial P&C underlying loss ratio by YE17; 2) cost savings in excess of $1.4bn; and 3) more than $25bn of capital returns.
Preparing for the worst is no fun, but its vital. Mark Albers, a senior financial advisor at Wipli Hewins Investment Advisors in Appleton and Green Bay, Wisc., tells us what insurance we need to protect us and loved ones against foul fortune.
When you think about the future, its usually pleasant: your childs college graduation ceremony, or retirement years filled with travel and adventure.....More>>>