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Technology companies are outperforming expectations as the Fed lowers the boom

Larger companies including IBM, Microsoft, Intel and ServiceNow are showing that demand is still strong even as tech stock prices sink.

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How can I protect my baby from dangerous people in their father’s life?

An estate plan with certain types of trusts are a good place to start

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Remember this important stock-market lesson: Oversold does not mean buy

The S&P 500 chart is extremely bearish right now.

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Why isn’t profit enough for Elon Musk?

Investors might have expected that some of Tesla Inc.'s fourth-quarter earnings call would be a bit of a victory lap, after the electric-car maker's better-than-expected actual profits in the fourth quarter, but "Technokin...

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Is it worth buying long-term care insurance? These three things will help you decide

Long-term care itself is a consideration most people will face. Whether you need insurance is another matter.

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Investors Are Fixated on Interest Rates, But Profit Margins Drive the Market

Higher rates aren’t necessarily a death knell for stocks, writes Jacques Cesar of Oliver Wyman.

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This Untapped Tool Could Help Boost Vaccination Rates

Many unvaccinated Americans don't trust public-health officials. It's time for a mobilization of everyday Americans, write Ann Searight Christiano and Jack J. Barry.

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The ‘Great Resignation’ might not be such a problem if more companies cared less about the minimum wage and started paying a living wage

Business and government must improve workers' financial security or U.S. economic growth will be at risk.

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Warren Buffett is teaching meme-stock players, crypto traders and other naysayers some hard lessons about why market fundamentals still apply

For the 'Sage of Omaha' and other traditional value investors, it isn't different this time --- or ever.

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How the Fed can garble its message and talk us into higher inflation

If workers and businesses think the Fed has lost control of inflation, then they'll start acting as if higher prices are set in stone.

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When to listen to the stock market’s warning bell

What the 200-day moving average tells us -- and what it doesn't

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Inflation will hurt both stocks and bonds, so you need to rethink how you’ll hedge risks

A 60/40 portfolio will bring massive losses, so it's time to invest in something other than bonds to provide some safety and income, writes Nouriel Roubini.

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Thankfully, the Fed has decided to stop digging, but it has a lot of work to do before it gets us out of hole we’re in

Inflation won't just go quietly back into the bottle now that the Fed has let it out

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The Big Tech earnings boom is over, and investors are now searching for safety

Big Tech's massive growth during the COVID-19 pandemic reached its peak and its limit in 2021, and investors are now searching for safety as the outlook for the new year is looking glummer with every new earnings report.

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Social Security has quietly crossed yet another financial Rubicon of systemic decay

The cost of grandfathering the benefits of existing retirees now costs more for future retirees than doing nothing and eventually cutting all benefits.

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Republicans need an economic agenda for the midterm elections

Voters are more concerned about the economy than they are about cultural fissures.

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America’s Airlines Face a Long Road Back to Normal. What to Expect as They Recover.

Key decisions that airlines made in 2020 are now shaping a difficult recovery path in 2022, writes Laurie Garrow.

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Microsoft stock’s post-earnings roller-coaster ride won’t be the last

Microsoft Corp.'s roller-coaster ride on Tuesday is a good example of what tech investors are likely to experience during this volatile earnings season.

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Whenever the Dow and the S&P 500 fall below this key support level, stocks typically come roaring back

The U.S. market breached its 200-day moving average last week and, true to form, reversed course and staged a snapback rally.

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Miami ‘Hedge Fund Week” offers a financial vibe check on 2022 and beyond

That's a cute long-short strategy you got there, but where are you on NFTs?

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Is saving half your income hard? Saving 10% is even worse

It takes 4 1/2 years to build a six-month emergency fund at a 10% savings rate -- if you haven't had an emergency in the meantime. Now think about retirement.