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SoftBank’s problems aren’t so surprising if you understand this one thing...

The humbling of the world's biggest technology investor has come quickly. SoftBank's Vision Fund went from zero to $100 billion in two years, shaking...

AMD looks like a bright star in a darkened chip sector

ByAdvanced Micro Devices Inc. rode the success of new chips to its best quarterly results in years on Tuesday, making it the shining...

Most stock-market-timing newsletters fail, comprehensive study shows

ByEvery investor dreams of finding nirvana. The vision is a simple system that keeps you in equities during bull markets but switches you into...

U.S. stocks are getting a run for the money from some...

ByPigs may not fly, but it appears as though the PIIGS are doing just that.I am referring to the countries in Europe whose...

5 ways to beat the market – from a fund manager...

ByIf the actively managed mutual-fund business wants to stem the money flows to index-tracking exchange-traded funds, it needs more people like Paul Greene.An...

The Fed’s next rate decision can’t hide the fact that stocks...

ByThe "Fed model" won't help you position your portfolio in response to the Federal Reserve's interest-rate decision later this week.I'm referring to the...

Samsung’s new smartphone features could beat Apple to the punch

ByApple may be ready to innovate again, and Samsung is trying to win a game of "feature leaks."In a previous article, I was quite...

Google joins in Amazon’s spending spree, but to a lesser degree

ByAlphabet Inc.'s big earnings shortfall was not just the result of its equity investment losses: Continued heavy spending on hiring and real estate...

The $15 minimum wage was supposed to hurt New York City...

Critics would have you believe that upping the minimum wage in restaurants will lead to massive layoffs and closures. But since raising the minimum...

How to take advantage of the January Effect in the U.S....

ByBeyond daily gyrations, the U.S. stock market is still positive. The momo (momentum) crowd is bullish and aggressively buying shares. (The momo crowd controls...