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The questions every investor should ask about Trump’s proposal to radically change how companies report earnings

The questions every investor should ask about Trump’s proposal to radically change how companies report earnings

Should the U.S. move to a six-month financial reporting calendar from the current quarterly one as President Donald Trump mooted in an early Friday tweet? Not really, according to many… Read more »

The Moneyist: I pay all my mom’s expenses, but she wants her estate split equally between her children—should I reimburse myself?

The Moneyist: I pay all my mom’s expenses, but she wants her estate split equally between her children—should I reimburse myself?

Dear Moneyist, I moved my mom from another state in order to take care of her. She wanted her own space and wanted to be independent, but as close to… Read more »

Deep Dive: Small- and microcap stocks get another look as the S&P 500 Index stalls

Deep Dive: Small- and microcap stocks get another look as the S&P 500 Index stalls

As large-cap U.S. stocks, as represented by the S&P 500 Index, have stalled this summer, some investors have rushed into smaller companies, which are benefitting from a tax cut and… Read more »

The Wall Street Journal: U.S., China plot road map to resolve trade dispute by November

The Wall Street Journal: U.S., China plot road map to resolve trade dispute by November

Chinese and U.S. negotiators are drawing up a road map for talks to end their trade impasse culminating with meetings between President Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping at multilateral… Read more »

Should companies move to a semi-annual reporting schedule as Trump proposed? Probably not, say analysts

Should companies move to a semi-annual reporting schedule as Trump proposed? Probably not, say analysts

Should the U.S. move to a six-month financial reporting calendar from the current quarterly one as President Donald Trump mooted in an early Friday tweet? Not really, according to many… Read more »

Want to make friends? Leave the Gucci bags and Dior shoes at home

Want to make friends? Leave the Gucci bags and Dior shoes at home

Who doesn’t love a new Louis Vuitton LVMUY, +0.86%   bag, a ride in a luxurious BMW BMW, -0.48%  and the latest pair of Chanel sunglasses? Potential new friends, that’s… Read more »

CryptoWatch: Crypto extends turnaround, adds more than $10 billion to market value

CryptoWatch: Crypto extends turnaround, adds more than $10 billion to market value

Digital currencies on Friday were on pace to log three consecutive sessions in the green, with all major coins trading in positive territory. Bitcoin BTCUSD, +4.03% the most prominent digital… Read more »

The Fed: Fed’s Powell may use Jackson Hole speech to discuss potential trouble ahead

The Fed: Fed’s Powell may use Jackson Hole speech to discuss potential trouble ahead

By Senior economics reporter A buffalo holds up traffic near the Fed’s annual retreat in Jackson Hole. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell may use his closely-watched speech in Jackson Hole… Read more »

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks advance with S&P 500, Dow poised for weekly gains

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks advance with S&P 500, Dow poised for weekly gains

U.S. stocks extended gains Friday with the Nasdaq joining the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average in positive territory as optimism that the U.S. and China will eventually… Read more »

Medill News Service: In low-yield environment, litigation finance booms

Medill News Service: In low-yield environment, litigation finance booms

The issue of litigation finance is a recurring one on the CBS show, “The Good Fight.” WASHINGTON – Investors hurt by more than a decade of low interest rates are… Read more »

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