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Macau Casinos Are a Good Bet Now After Big Gaming Revenue Miss

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 9:07pm

The VIP gamblers' hot streak will soon turn cold again.

Don't Buy Apple Stock Just for $122 Billion of Buybacks

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 9:05pm

Apple could repurchase $122 billion of stock over the next two years, according to analysts at UBS. However, that's not by itself a good enough reason to own the stock.

FBI agents’ text messages could prove to be a crime

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 8:42pm

Judicial Watch Director of Investigations Chris Farrell on text messages exchanged between agent Peter Strzok and lawyer Lisa Page and whether their texts prove that they leaked information to news outlets.

Trump’s immigration meeting was lowest day of presidency: Ann Coulter

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 8:13pm

Political commentator Ann Coulter on President Trump’s bipartisan meeting over immigration reform.

2 Tech Dividend Stocks to Buy in 2018

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 8:13pm

Intel and Cypress offer fat dividends and solid stock price upside potential in the New Year.

Trump administration says no oil drilling off Florida coast

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 7:55pm

The Trump administration said Tuesday it would not allow oil drilling off the coast of Florida, abruptly reversing course under pressure from Republican Gov. Rick Scott. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said ...

3 Dividend Stocks That Are Perfect for Retirement

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 6:11pm

These household names will produce ample cash for your retirement portfolio.

States Could See a Revenue Windfall from the GOP Tax Bill

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 5:33pm

As state and local governments scramble to understand the full implications of the Republican tax bill signed into law last month, analysts are finding that many states could end up collecting more tax revenues this year. The reason is that most state tax systems conform at least in part to the federal system (the Tax Foundation has a rundown on individual state conformity here). The recent tax overhaul broadened the fiscal base, primarily by eliminating deductions, so that more income was exposed to taxation even as rates got lowered.

North Korea came to talks because it 'needed a little res...

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 5:17pm

Daniel Sneider of the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center says the U.S. does not want a gap to open with Seoul on North Korea policy.

3 Dividend Stocks That Pay You More Than ExxonMobil Does

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 4:00pm

The oil giant pays its shareholders well, but there are opportunities out there for even higher payouts.

GSK CEO says looking at Pfizer consumer business, but not a priority

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 3:36pm

Pfizer, the largest U.S. drugmaker, said last year it was considering strategic alternatives, including a sale or spinoff, of the consumer business, which had sales of about $3.4 billion in 2016 and could cost more than $15 billion to acquire. "At this stage it would be weird if we didn't look at it," GSK Chief Executive Emma Walmsley said, responding to questions at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco. Despite her consumer products background, Walmsley repeatedly said that the company's pharmaceuticals business and pharma research and development is GSK's top priority.

Should You Buy Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) At $38.94?

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 2:23pm

Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) received a lot of attention from a substantial price movement on the NYSE in the over the last few months, increasing to $42.41 at oneRead More...

10 Dividend Stocks You Can Set and Forget

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 2:22pm

There is a solution, however, for investors who’ve become mentally exhausted thanks to a bull market that has now persisted for a stunning nine years — just buy some dividend stocks and stop watching the market every day. With that as the backdrop, if you don’t know how or where to start a hunt for new income-oriented holdings, here’s a look at ten great dividend stocks that would at home in almost any investor’s portfolio. Telecom giant AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is an oldie but a goodie, and with uncharacteristic weakness from the stock since the middle of 2016, the dividend yield has been pumped up to an impressive 5.3%.

Boeing set to top Airbus with record 763 jets in 2017

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 1:51pm

Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Tuesday it delivered an industry-record 763 jetliners in 2017, likely beating European rival Airbus SE (AIR.PA) to retain the title of world's biggest plane maker. Boeing also booked 912 net new aircraft orders worth $134.8 billion at list prices last year, compared with 668 worth about $94 billion (£69.5 billion) in 2016. Airbus was on track last month to rack up more than 1,000 gross new orders for the year, excluding cancellations, compared with the 1,053 gross orders Boeing announced on Tuesday.

Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class photos reveal G-Wagen-inspired compact SUV

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 1:43pm

It sure looks dumpy with all that camo.

Fusion GPS Founder Defends Trump Dossier in Interview Transcript

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 1:40pm

Fusion GPS chief Glenn Simpson told a Senate panel last year that a controversial dossier his firm produced alleging Donald Trump had suspicious connections with Russians was substantiated and that the ...

This Fast-Growing Dividend Stock Had an Incredible Run in 2017 (and Could Keep Going in 2018)

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 1:34pm

One of last year's best-performing MLPs is an income-growth option that investors won't want to miss.

The surprising reason why Marcus Lemonis walked away from...

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 1:00pm

CNBC's host of "The Profit," Marcus Lemonis has a few non-negotiables when making business deals. This business owner crosses the line and leaves Lemonis with no choice but to walk away.

Have You Heard of the 4% Rule? Most Americans Haven't

Top Finance News - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:04pm

The majority of Americans are either overestimating how much they can afford to withdraw from their retirement savings, or they don't know where to begin.