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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Sprint stock dipped as much as 1.8 percent in after-hours trading after the Federal Communications Commission released a letter pausing the transaction clock for the proposed merger of Sprint and T-Mobile. “Additional time is necessary to allow for thorough staff and third-party review of newly-submitted and
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Alphabet‘s Project Loon just passed a big test in its plan to beam internet to Earth from giant balloons, successfully pinging data across a 1,000-kilometer span. Project Loon makes internet-delivery balloons to provide access in remote locations, and “graduated” from Alphabet’s X research division to become its own independent business in July. The balloons rally
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The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Tim Seymour was a buyer of McDonald’s Brian Kelly was a buyer of the Russell 2000 ETF Steve Grasso was a buyer of Wynn Resorts Guy Adami was a buyer of Trinity Industries Trader disclosure: On September 10, 2018 the following stocks and
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A recent survey found that most affluent investors want their financial advisor or financial planner to have tax expertise and be able to guide in tax-efficient strategies. With recent changes to the tax code, tax-efficient investing strategies are one of the few ways to keep more of what you make. As an inactive, non-practicing CPA
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For millions of consumers in the early part of the 2000s, the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 came too late. The massive legislation, passed in the aftermath of the Great Recession, was intended to better regulate financial institutions and safeguard their customers against risky loans and abusive practices. Yet by the end of 2009, roughly 7.1
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AliveCor, a Silicon Valley start-up that develops technology to monitor people’s heart health, on Monday received “breakthrough device” designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for developing a new way to detect high blood potassium levels without requiring any blood. AliveCor worked with doctors at the Mayo Clinic, which is also an investor in
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Sonos stock plunged more than 13 percent in after-hours trading after reporting third-quarter earnings, the company’s first quarterly earnings report since its initial public offering in August. The smart speaker company reported $208 million in revenue, meeting analysts’ expectations. Sonos also reported a loss of 45
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As impact investing continues to grow — and into a nearly $9 trillion market, at that — many investors still remain focused on the equity side of their portfolios when it comes to aligning their holdings with their values. That doesn’t mean there aren’t opportunities for investors to be impactful with their fixed-income capital, as
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IPhone prices will rise significantly if Apple assembles the smartphone domestically, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch. On Saturday President Donald Trump tweeted Apple should manufacture its products in the U.S. to avoid his proposed tariffs on Chinese goods. Tweet Link “Apple prices may increase because of the massive Tariffs we may be imposing
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Shares of Fred’s surged 60 percent in early trade Monday morning after announcing it will sell some pharmacy files to Walgreens for at least $165 million. Walgreens will purchase files and related pharmacy inventory of 185 Fred’s stores across 10 Southeast states. As part of the deal, Walgreens will pay $165 million, subject to adjustment,
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Becoming too emotionally attached to investments can result in irrationally clinging to an asset longer than you should. This can be especially true of stock issued or sold to you by your employer. Taking an unrealistic view of your company stock can lead to a critical lack of portfolio diversification. Whether it’s being overconfident about
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The U.S. securities watchdog has halted trading in two cryptocurrency-related products because of confusion over the nature of the financial products. The securities, Bitcoin Tracker One and Ether Tracker One, were slapped with a suspension notice by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on its website. The regulator said that broker-dealer application materials and trading
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A rare discovery of gold deposits in Western Australia has unearthed more than 15 million Australian dollars ($10.66 million) in four days, Australia’s ABC News reported. The unearthed specimens — with the largest weighing 90 kilograms (more than 198 pounds) and covered in 2,300 ounces of gold with an approximate value of 3.8 million Australian
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