Junk Bonds Collapse: Party Comes to an End for Bond Investors?

HYG is more than eight and a half years old, so the ETF has endured previous bouts of market drama that have triggered elevated ETF (HYG's volume last Friday was almost five and a half times the trailing 90-day average). That's been the worry of inve... More..

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Congress Makes Permanent IRA Distributions to Public Charities
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Congress Makes Permanent IRA Distributions to Public Charities

If you have any stocks, bonds or mutual funds with losses that you haven't taken yet, it may make sense to "harvest" some of these losses - which means selling the investments to realize the losses and then u...More..

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet: Basic Model Does Not Disappoint!
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet: Basic Model Does Not Disappoint!

If AMG preserves the very same setups of the present 4.0-liter V8 engine equipped within the hood of the performance-level C-Class Sports auto, expect the results to be at 469 hp for the Mercedes-AMG C 63 Cabri...More..

IRS tax season: You can start filing January 19
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

IRS tax season: You can start filing January 19

Thanks to a whistleblower at the IRS, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) has discovered that a programming error and poor monitoring of potentially bogus tax returns allowed the IRS t...More..

US Inflation rate expected to grow further
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

US Inflation rate expected to grow further

Over the year, overall prices rose 0.5%, the largest 12-month increase since December 2014. In the 12 months through November, the core CPI rose 2.0 percent, the largest gain since May 2014, after being up 1....More..

Schroder real estate trust to shut
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Schroder real estate trust to shut

Research firms on the Street have price targets on the name ranging from $2.5 to $3.25 with a standard deviation of $0.381. Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET): 3 analysts have set the short term price ta...More..

by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Judge: FanDuel, DraftKings cannot do business in New York

Mendez largely sympathized with a prior cease and desist order against DraftKings and FanDuel issued by the attorney general; DraftKings and FanDuel were both hoping the judge would overturn the order. "I have ...More..

General Electric Headquarters Sets In January
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

General Electric Headquarters Sets In January

Instead, Immelt is trying to ensure that GE's headquarters are located in a state that will benefit the company in the long term, regardless of who is CEO. More..

by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street declines

Wall Street also had a volatile end to the week with the expiration of stock and index options contracts generating heavy trading volume. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose four points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,0...More..

ChemChina Raises Its Takeover Offer For Syngenta
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

ChemChina Raises Its Takeover Offer For Syngenta

At that price, the company would have a market value of about 43.7 billion francs ($44 billion). The shares have risen 20 percent this year. On the other hand, Syngenta is also in talks with Monsanto, even ...More..

Veteran gets his dogs back after hospital stay
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Veteran gets his dogs back after hospital stay

They had reduced the fee and collected money to cover it, as well as collecting food donations and gift cards for pet supplies. An elderly man was so surprised when PetSmart employees told him they all chippe...More..

by | Monday, December 21, 2015

ETE, Williams announce timing agreement with FTC

ONEOK Inc. (NYSE:OKE) fell -8.92% to close at $20.31 on 11 December. A number of brokerages have commented on ETE. Now the company Insiders own 3.28% of  Energy Transfer Equity , L.P. The transaction was ex...More..

USPS delivers on Sunday ahead of holiday week
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

USPS delivers on Sunday ahead of holiday week

Between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve, they expect to also deliver over 600 million packages. As a result, approximately 30,000 seasonal employees have been added on the USPS payroll so as to cope with the ...More..

Solar Investment Tax Credit Gets Extension for Years
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Solar Investment Tax Credit Gets Extension for Years

The $650bn tax bill renews around 50 business and individual tax breaks that have expired or are about to lapse, including a five-year extension for production and investment tax credits. More..

After solid debate performance, Marco Rubio continues Iowa campaign schedule
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

After solid debate performance, Marco Rubio continues Iowa campaign schedule

Campaign spokesman Joe Pounder said, "After the last few days, the only one who might have gotten bluffed by Sen. I think Chris Christie emerged from that". Bush fought back with gusto at the debate, and the we...More..

by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Canadian Pacific Sweetens Offer to buy Norfolk Southern (TSE:CP)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE: CP) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, October 20th. The company has a market cap of $26.37 billion. CNs network of approximately 20,100 route miles spans ...More..

Chipotle strikes again as 30 Boston College students fall ill
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Chipotle strikes again as 30 Boston College students fall ill

Following this, an investigation was launched by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, the City of Boston Inspectional Services Department and the Boston Public Health commission . More..

by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Azerbaijan devalues manat by almost 50 percent

The manat rate fell to 1.55 per USA dollar on Monday, down 47.6% from Friday, according to Reuters . Therefore, it became necessary to bring the currency market and the exchange rate of manat into line with ...More..

by | Monday, December 21, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Beats Estimates in First Weekend

I thought I wouldn't be impatient for the next installments in the franchise, but man, am I ever. I'm quite curious to see what director Rian Johnson is going to do with  Episode VIII . "It's just a flawless ...More..

by | Monday, December 21, 2015

John Williams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens score is now streaming

Disney and Lucas film’s seventh installment in the saga is likely to top the opening weekend record now held by " Jurassic World ", which pulled in $208.4 million in its first three days when it bowed over the ...More..