3 Charts That Suggest Sin Stocks Are Headed Higher

In normal market conditions, diversification is the key to the success of an investment portfolio. On the other hand, during periods of recession or heightened market volatility, it often seems like the rules change, and it can feel like an impossible task to find segments that are poised to benefit because during times when most […]

Nearly 1 in 5 Americans is delaying retirement due to COVID-19. Should you do the same?

Trump: 401ks are flourishing under my economy President Trump discusses stock market historic highs and says 401ks have increased substantially since he first took office. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge financial impact since cases first started multiplying rapidly back in March. Now, almost five months later, unemployment is still rampant and the economy […]

Radio City ‘Christmas Spectacular’ canceled, MSG parent to lay off 350 people

This year’s “Christmas Spectacular,” starring leggy dance troupe the Radio City Rockettes, is being canceled for the first time since the show was introduced in 1933. MSG Entertainment, which owns the glamorous Radio City Music Hall where the Rockettes perform, made the decision to close the curtain on the popular show amid ongoing uncertainty tied […]

It’s 121 Degrees in This City, and That Won’t Change Soon

The hottest place in the world right now is the city of Gabes in Tunisia. It is over 121 degrees Fahrenheit (49.4 Celsius) and isn’t expected to cool much soon. At this temperature, the population is on the edge of the heat levels humans can stand. Gabes sits on the Gulf of Gabes on the […]

This Social Security rule should have the rich jumping for joy in 2021

Managing retirement savings during turbulent markets Morgan Stanley private wealth adviser Mary Deatherage joins Barron’s Roundtable to discuss what retirement savings options will help generate income in a low-yield environment. For the more than 64 million people currently receiving a Social Security benefit, we've entered the most important time of the year. That's because the next […]

Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Could Test March Low

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) reports second quarter 2020 earnings after Tuesday's closing bell, with analysts expecting a loss of $4.91 per share on a paltry $215.47 million in revenue. The stock had a quiet session after the company released horrendous first quarter results in May, undermined by COVID-19 shutdowns of Macao and Las Vegas properties. The […]

8 questions to ask before taking out a personal loan

Ask yourself these questions before applying for a personal loan. (iStock) When finances are tight, it’s tempting to turn to a personal loan. Borrowers use personal loans for a variety of reasons, including debt consolidation, moving expenses, vacation, and to cover lost income. While personal loans offer flexibility and can provide much-needed relief when things […]

How hard has coronavirus hurt small businesses in your city?

1.8M small businesses have closed from coronavirus: Report Global Entrepreneurship Network Board Chairman Jeff Hoffman on how small businesses can support themselves during the coronavirus pandemic. Small businesses throughout the United States are struggling to stay afloat because of coronavirus-induced economic shutdowns and safety regulations that have limited their ability to operate. Continue Reading Below Lawmakers aware […]

Should I consolidate my student loans?

The choice between refinancing student loans and consolidation is dependent on multiple factors. (iStock) Many students graduate with multiple student loans, often from different lenders. This can make the repayment process more complicated, but there's an option to fix it: You can consolidate student loan debt. Continue Reading Below A Direct Consolidation Loan is a […]

Safer than Social Security: This 1 investment can be the key to a financially secure retirement

Managing retirement savings during turbulent markets Morgan Stanley private wealth adviser Mary Deatherage joins Barron’s Roundtable to discuss what retirement savings options will help generate income in a low-yield environment. Social Security benefits can go a long way toward providing a comfortable retirement, but many older adults depend on them too much. Continue Reading Below […]