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2 Dividend Stocks I'd Buy Right Now

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 5:30pm

Forays into new markets and payouts with yields well above their peers make these tech giants strong growth and income alternatives.

What Happened in the Stock Market Today

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 5:06pm

As stocks closed a record-breaking week with more big gains, shares of JPMorgan Chase and BlackRock rose after the companies reported earnings.

Meet the 20-year-old Florida man who announced he won the $450 million Mega Millions lottery on Facebook and credits 'a positive mindset'

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 5:02pm

The Mega Millions lottery reached its fourth-largest jackpot in history last week at $450 million. The sole winner is 20-year-old Shane Missler, who announced his win on Facebook with three words: "Oh. Missler is a Florida resident and is taking the lump sum of nearly $282 million.

Dominion CEO: Without deal, South Carolina utility fails

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 5:00pm

The state's leaders can either accept a deal to take over a troubled South Carolina utility or watch the company fail, an executive for the company proposing to take over SCANA Corp. said Thursday. Dominion ...

Jay Leno takes a spin in the ‘world’s first super luxury ...

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 4:41pm

Geoff and Mike Howe are known for creating recreational tanks. Jay Leno takes a ride with them in their latest creation, the Howe & Howe Ripsaw Ev2 – a $400K, 600 horsepower civilian tank. All New Jay Leno’s Garage Thursdays 10P ET/PT

What happens when you put an engine meant for an airplane...

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 4:41pm

Radial engines are usually found in airplanes, not trucks, but Gary Corns and his family sought out to put a 7 cylinder radial engine into an old Plymouth pickup truck. Jay Leno attempts to go for a spin with the Corns family, but will their vehicle ev...

Waste Management CEO on Nancy Pelosi ‘crumbs’ comments

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 4:36pm

Waste Management CEO James Fish outlined three things he would tell Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) after the House minority leader called employee bonuses related to tax reform ‘crumbs.’

Why Chicago Bridge & Iron Stock Plunged 49.2% in 2017

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 3:05pm

The engineering and construction company's woes left investors fuming.

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: I didn’t realize Davos was ‘t...

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 2:28pm

United States Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin discusses why it is important for President Trump to attend the Davos World Economic Forum, where business elite and world leaders gather.

These Are All the Sam's Club Locations That Are Closing

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 2:12pm

These Are All the Sam's Club Locations That Are Closing

The Real Nafta Problem Is With Canada, Not Mexico, Ryan Says

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 2:02pm

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said the biggest problem with the North American Free Trade Agreement “comes from the North.”

Alibaba's Taobao again on U.S. blacklist list for fakes

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 1:43pm

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's (BABA.N) hugely popular Taobao Marketplace is one of 25 online markets that along with 18 physical markets made the USTR's annual list of the world's most "notorious markets" for sales of pirated and counterfeit goods. While Taobao's inclusion does not carry any direct penalties, it is a blow to Alibaba's efforts to shed perceptions that its sites are riddled with fakes and that its anti-piracy policies are inadequate. "A high volume of infringing products reportedly continue to be offered for sale and sold on Taobao.com and stakeholders continue to report challenges and burdens associated with IP enforcement on the platform," the USTR said.

No Need to Rush Into General Electric Company Stock

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 1:41pm

Shares of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) had a horrendous 2017. All said, General Electric stock fell 45% last year. It’s got many investors thinking that they missed the bottom in General Electric stock.

Here's What's Ahead for Altria Group in 2018

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 1:41pm

Find out if the cigarette giant can build on a quiet 2017.

The Trump tax cuts aren’t helping CenturyLink workers

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 1:24pm

Employees of dozens of companies are getting raises or bonuses because of the recently passed tax reform bill. CenturyLink workers have not been so lucky.

The world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, just donated $33 million to educate Dreamers in honor of his immigrant father

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 1:06pm

Jeff Bezos has donated $33 million to provide college scholarships to a group of immigrants who were brought to the US as children and temporarily protected from deportation under a program the Trump administration is phasing out. Bezos has been vocal in pressuring the Trump administration and Congress to bring back protections for these immigrants, known as Dreamers. As members of Congress debate the future of a program that temporarily protects from deportation nearly 800,000 immigrants who were brought to the US as children, the world's richest man has delivered a strong message.

Some Great News for Apple Inc. iPhone SE Fans

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:30pm

The tech titan's next-generation small-screen iPhone could come with this cool feature.

Google is well-positioned to crush its competition in 4 big areas in 2018 (GOOG, GOOGL)

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:28pm

The company's plays in mobile computing, AI and its cloud services have positioned it well for growth. To view Google's stock price in real time, click here. UBS Analyst Eric Sheridan has named Google a top pick for growth in 2018, given the Silicon Valley giant's sustained operating performance, capital allocation, and its potential big boost from cash repatriation under the new tax law.

After Trump’s vulgar comments, Sarah Sanders in for a ‘brutal’ press briefing

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:20pm

Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer weighs in on President Trump’s vulgar comments about immigrants from Haiti and Africa, discussing how White House press secretary Sarah Sanders should handle the controversy.

The Samsung Galaxy S9 retail box may have just leaked — and it seems to reveal the phone's key features

Top Finance News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:22am

An image recently uploaded to Reddit could potentially be the Samsung Galaxy S9 retail box. The box gives away many details of the upcoming Galaxy S9. Samsung has confirmed the Galaxy S9 will be unveiled in February.