long term investments

There’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all retirement plan. Because we all have specific, individual needs, what might work for one person might cause another to come up short financially when they’re older.

It’s surprising, then, to learn that most Americans believe all IRAs are exactly the same. In a recent TIAA survey, 56% of respondents stated that an IRA is an IRA....More>>>

Owl Creek Asset Management, L.P. Buys T-Mobile US Inc, Delta Air Lines Inc, Verizon Communications I

New York, NY, based Investment company Owl Creek Asset Management, L.P. buys T-Mobile US Inc, Delta Air Lines Inc, Verizon Communications Inc, Industrea Acquisition Corp, NRG Energy Inc, Pensare Acquisition Corp, Sprint Corp, Kayne Anderson Acquisition Corp, Navios Maritime Acquisition Corp, Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp, sells Herbalife, United Continental Holdings Inc, CIT Group Inc,....More>>>

How Dollar General Earnings Are Pushing the Stock to New Highs

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. While shares have pulled back since, they briefly hit a 52-week high almost an all-time high.

The company said that it had $0.98 in earnings per share (EPS) on $5.9 billion in revenue, which compares with consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters of $0.94 in EPS on revenue....More>>>

CBOE Bitcoin Futures Exchange Opens for Trading

The Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE) launches its futures exchange for Bitcoin at 5:00 p.m. CT, Sunday, December 10. Contracts will trade under the ticker symbol XBT and the CBOE is waiving all transaction fees for XBT futures for the entire month of December.

Contracts (in increments of 1 bitcoin) will be settled in cash (U.S. dollars) every day based on Gemini auction prices. According....More>>>

Is the worst finally over for Snapchat?

Stop me if you’ve heard this before. Snapchat is going to be destroyed by Mark Zuckerberg.

Every time Snapchat does something cool, Facebook (FB, Tech30) and Instagram just copy it, get more users from the me-too product and attract more money from advertisers as well.

Competition from the world’s biggest social network is a big reason why Snapchat parent Snap Inc.....More>>>