The big problem everyone has when starting a new business is ignorance. New entrepreneurs don't know how the business should work – where to go for customers, how much to charge for the product, how many customers are needed for the business to become profitable, and so on… The solution to ignorance is learning. And there are basically two ways to learn about a business:....More>>>
Officials in China’s gambling enclave of Macau have raised concerns about sexual misconduct allegations against casino mogul Steve Wynn.
The intervention adds to mounting pressure on Wynn and Wynn Macau (WYNMF), the business that generates most of the profit for his gambling empire. The Hong Kong-listed division of Wynn Resorts (WYNN) has lost more than $2 billion in stock market....More>>>
Venezuela faces shortages of food, water, medicine, electricity and money.
But its state-run oil company — through a subsidiary — donated $500,000 to President Trump’s inauguration committee on December 22, 2016.
That equals what Pepsi (PEP), Verizon (VZ, Tech30) and Walmart (WMT) donated combined, according to Federal Election Commission records released Wednesday....More>>>
As we know, the broad stock market indices have been resilient all year. And that strength, in large part, can be credited to a small group of stocks.
Among that group, the blue chip Internet stocks have led the way: Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Google and Netflix. Halfway through the year, those five stocks were up more than 40% on average. And those five stocks carry a lot of weight in the....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockFebruary 21, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 0.6% at 2,701.33. The DJIA closed down 0.7% at 24,797.78. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.2% at 7,218.23.
Wednesday started out as a positive day for the U.S. markets, however everything turned south right before closing. All three major indexes closed down but the Nasdaq was almostlucky enough to escape the end of the day....More>>>
Teck Resources (NYSE:TECK) performed exceptionally well in 2016, rising from the low single digits to the mid-$20s. I don’t think the stock will repeat that strong performance in 2017. However, I do think the stock will outperform the S&P 500 with strong double-digit gains. Teck Resources’ recent 20% pullback has the stock at an oversold level. The stock remains undervalued as compared....More>>>
Allegations that casino mogul Steve Wynn sexually harassed numerous employees at his Las Vegas resort may tilt the scales at the upcoming trial with his ex-wife, who claims she was booted off the company’s board for challenging his “reckless behavior."
“It’s a game changer," said Devin McRae, a litigator with Early Sullivan Wright Gizer & McRae in....More>>>