Tag: Financial Investment Services

Is the U.S. stock market open on Labor Day?

It is unofficially summer’s last hurrah for Wall Street investors. U.S. financial markets will be closed for Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 6, marking a...

These are the most important things to check on a stock’s quote page before deciding whether to buy or sell

There’s a lot more investors can glean from a MarketWatch stock quote page than just the price and the change from the previous session. In...

Why Robinhood may be more than a ‘meme stock phenomenon’

Shares of Robinhood Markets Inc. are rising Monday after picking up a handful of new fans on Wall Street who praised the company’s unique positioning....

Three advantages to hiring teens for your small business in this labor market

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.  Lingering labor shortages may encourage small businesses to hire more teenagers or try to keep them on...

My friends all have more money than me, how do I keep up?

Finally, as the country reopens, you’re likely seeing more of your friends. Out with the video chatting and in with the high-fiving, hugging and, well,...

SNAP benefits will increase to an all-time high — here’s how much more the average family will receive each month

The 42 million Americans who rely on government help to pay for food will see the biggest-ever increase in their benefits starting in October, but...

Authentic Brands IPO: 5 things to know about the company behind Sports Illustrated, Forever 21 and Marilyn Monroe

Authentic Brands Inc., the parent of retailers Forever 21 and Nine West, owner of Sports Illustrated and holder of the brand name and rights to...

Opinion: How 10 of the world’s smartest investors can help you build your perfect portfolio

We posed this question to 10 of the most respected pioneers in the investment community. Six have Nobel Prizes in Economics: Harry Markowitz, the founder...

Here’s how Goldman Sachs is advising private-wealth clients in ‘confusing’ market

Even professional investors are grappling with how to read markets in the pandemic. The “striking” decline in the 10-year Treasury yield TMUBMUSD10Y, 1.289% since May...

U.S. Investor Michael Calvey Found Guilty of Embezzlement by Russian Court

MOSCOW—A Russian court found American private-equity investor Michael Calvey guilty of embezzlement more than two years after he was arrested in a case that shook...

7 new travel planning rules of the COVID era

A lot has changed in the travel world since the pre-pandemic days of 2019. Even if it seems like your life is going back to...

What does a mature streaming service look like? Netflix is about to show us

Netflix Inc. proved to the world that streaming video could be a big business. Now it will show the world what that business looks like...

Overpricing and other home selling mistakes that can cost you

It’s a seller’s market in real estate, which means that buyers have much to feel anxious about. But sellers have reasons to lose sleep, too....

What to do when your digital assets take a dive

This article provides information for educational purposes. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend specific investments, including stocks, securities or cryptocurrencies....

Here’s your chance to buy bank stocks before rising interest rates boost profits

Shares of the largest U.S. banks have staged a recovery following the stock market’s pandemic low point last year. But they have lagged behind the...

Inclusion of these U.S. money managers means nearly half of all asset funds managed globally are linked to climate-change pledge

U.S. asset managers Franklin Templeton and MFS Investment Management are among the 41 new signatories, representing $6.8 trillion in assets, joining the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative....

Inflation has ‘really rung’ an alarm for equities forecast, Acadian portfolio manager says

Inflationary pressures are bearing down on Acadian Asset Management’s forecast for the stock market as part of its multi-asset outlook. “In equities, the combination of...

The 5 most eye-popping disclosures in Robinhood’s long-awaited IPO filing

Wall Street is finally getting a peek under the hood of Robinhood ahead of the most anticipated public debut since WeWork, and while the no-fee...

Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest is readying the first bitcoin ETF with 21Shares

ARK Invest is teaming up with 21Shares AG’s U.S. affiliate, which serves as the filer and issuer of the ARK 21Shares Bitcoin ETF. You can...

5 money lessons I learned in my 20s

Your 20s are a time of self-exploration, finding your footing as an adult — and likely making some money mistakes. To save you from learning...

Small businesses had to adapt in the pandemic: some innovations that we’ll continue to see

“If you make it through this, you ask, you learn, you adapt, and I think it only makes you stronger,” says Keith Hall, president and...

‘When we found out, all hell broke loose’: My father used a family trust to secretly build a house — and now rents it to his wife’s friends at below-market rent

I am 49 and my wife is 51. Between the two of us, we’ve managed to save and invest wisely over the span of our...

AMC, big movie chains are more than meme stocks to property bond investors

“Nowhere special. I always wanted to go there,” said Gene Wilder’s character in Mel Brooks’ 1979 parody Western “Blazing Saddles,” a film NPR credited with...

How financial planning can help you. Exhibit A: Selling your home before getting married — and facing this avoidable tax mistake

If you are affluent or will be in the future, taxes are or will become one of your biggest expenses — maybe the biggest. And...

UiPath IPO: 5 things to know about the ‘software robots’ company valued at nearly $30 billion

UiPath Inc. is launching its initial public offering at a valuation close to what it received from venture-capital investors, with help from automation it cheerfully...