By Rachel Koning Beals Gold investors dithered on Tuesday, sending futures prices lower then higher in a narrow intraday range, as global investors piled back into riskier assets after comments out of China soothed trade-war fears. June gold GCM8, +0.25% was last up $1.80, or about 0.1%, to $1,341.90 an ounce....
Brokerages are trying to keep millennials and Gen Xers engaged to retain their assets By Bethany Baer Ever since online brokerages added customers’ names and balances to their landing pages, financial firms have struggled to meaningfully personalize content to better engage customers. Today, most firms still get it wrong and, as...
by Katie Roof (@Katie_Roof) Amazon reported quarterly financials after the bell Thursday for its fourth quarter, the all-important holiday season for the e-commerce giant. And its numbers had some people doing a double take, after earnings per share came in at $3.75, more than double the $1.85 that analysts surveyed by...
U. S. consumer confidence rose more than expected in October to the highest in almost 17 years as Americans grew more confident about the economy and job market, according to figures Tuesday from the New York-based Conference Board. Jumps in the Conference Board’s measures of the present sentiment and expectations...
Angela Sloan, CEO, and Founder of Sloan Financial Group discusses with Kurt Schemers on Traders Nation® the low employment rates in the market; what it means to employers, and the unemployed looking for work. Additionally, get detailed information on the ratio of jobs available versus people looking for work. Further,...
Brad Williams, President of, “Brad Williams Financial Services”, updates with Kurt Schemers and Don McKelvey on Traders Nation® the latest numbers on Consumer Debt. Viewers and listeners discover that student and auto loans have skyrocketed in the non-revolving debt sector, and because of this, the new debt has created...
Sam McElroy, co-founder of @financial, discusses with Kurt Schemers on Traders Nation® if BitCoin and Cryptocurrencies can mustard worldwide governmental oversight and finally smooth its volatile market conditions to make it more widely acceptable. Additionally, we discuss key risks facing the US market in 2018 and what red flags...
By SallyFrench for MarketWatch Social media editor & Drone Reporter Where are the million-dollar property listings? Odds are high you’ll find them in Washington, D.C., California and Hawaii, all where more than 13% of the homes are worth at least $1 million. Overflow Data analyzed data from the 2016 American Community...
The revelation Cambridge Analytica acquired the records of 50 million Facebook users has raised concerns If the revelations that Cambridge Analytica acquired the records of 50 million Facebook users has you wondering how to protect your own personal information, you may already have discovered the maze of privacy settings the...
Debbie Bloyd, CEO of DLB Financial Service, discusses with Kurt Schemers on Traders Nation® that mortgage rates are at their highest in four years, and those rates are poised to move even higher as the FEDS move to them throughout the year; is now a good time to buy...