Editor"s Letter: May 2014

The CFP Responds Recently, REP.s’ online domain surveyed over 300 Certified Financial Planners to ask their opinion on the value of the CFP designation in the wake of recent fee-disclosure controversies as well as a $40 mill.....»»

Category: topSource: wealthmanagement2 min. ago

James Clapper Begins Propaganda Tour After Students Identify Edward Snowden As "Personal Hero"

Submitted by Mike Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Kevin Gosztola over at Firedoglake does some excellent work, and his latest story about the recent activities of perjuring Director of National Intelligence for the U.S., James Clapper, is no exception.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge3 min. ago

Biogen"s Q1 Earnings Soar Y/Y on Tecfidera Sales - Analyst Blog

Although Biogen (BIIB) missed earnings estimates, revenues surpassed expectations easily. The company also raised its guidance. Biogen Idec (BIIB) reported first quarter 2014 earnings per share of $2.45 (including the impact of stock-based c.....»»

Category: topSource: zacks34 min. ago

Does Staging Really Raise a Home"s Price?

Study says staging doesn't affect value. Here's why real estate agents disagree......»»

Category: personalSource: foxnews35 min. ago

Ackman"s Pershing Square Subsidiaries Hint at Future Moves - New York Times

New York TimesAckman's Pershing Square Subsidiaries Hint at Future MovesNew York TimesWilliam Ackman talked up the benefits of his latest deal at a presentation with investors on Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times; Illustration by The New York TimesWil.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenews48 min. ago

Bessemer Trust"s View of the Stock Market

"For now, we remain comfortable with our equity overweight," writes the firm's chief investment officer......»»

Category: topSource: barrons48 min. ago

Trust, Loyalty, Candor: 3 Must-Haves In Tomorrow"s Business

When we were just starting out as a young tech company, we wanted to create an environment of trust and candor. The two go hand in hand: If people trust you, they'll be candid with you. Here's how to earn your customers' trust........»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbes49 min. ago

The World"s First Innovation Lab In The Sky

“Breakthrough innovation requires a combination of partnership, ambition and collaboration and that when you bring the right mix of passionate people together, both virtually and in person, amazing things can happen. The sky is not the limit,”.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbes49 min. ago

Watch: Apple"s hot new TV spot

"Powerful" is getting heavily re-tweeted, and the early reviews online are positive......»»

Category: topSource: fortune49 min. ago

Allergan adopts "poison pill" defense in Valeant takeover bid

Allergan Inc., the Irvine company that makes Botox, has adopted a "poison pill" defense that could make it more difficult for Canadian company Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. and activist investor Bill Ackman to force through a takeover bid......»»

Category: topSource: latimes49 min. ago

Obama, Japan"s Abe dine at venerable sushi restaurant

April 23 - President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dine at Tokyo's 10-seat Sukiyabashi Jiro restaurant where the chef famously discourages chatting during the meal. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).....»»

Category: videoSource: reuters49 min. ago

Earnings Preview: iPhone sales in focus ahead of Apple"s Q2 report

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fly's real-time, streaming news feed keeps individual investors, professional money managers, active trader.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall1 hr. 2 min. ago

What Selling 3 Million Copies Of "The Dance Of Anger" Has Taught Renowned Psychologist Harriet Lerner

Dr. Harriet Lerner shares her experiences of authoring NYT bestseller The Dance of Anger and reaching 3 million sold. Dr. Harriet Lerner shares her experiences of authoring NYT bestseller The Dance of Anger and reaching 3 million sold......»»

Category: topSource: forbes1 hr. 2 min. ago

Amazon"s eroding tax advantage, bid to sustain growth in focus in first quarter

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Inc's quarterly results on Thursday may heighten worries that its edge over online and even traditional brick-and-mortar rivals is narrowing as it charges sales tax in more states, curtailing growth in its core busines.....»»

Category: topSource: reuters1 hr. 2 min. ago

BNY Mellon weighs "goodbye"

Some 230 years after it was founded in New York City, Bank of New York Mellon said Tuesday that it may shift its headquarters to New Jersey, according to The Wall Street Journal. The news came as the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork1 hr. 15 min. ago

Higher Revs Aid Trustmark"s Q1 Earnings - Analyst Blog

Growth in interest income and prudent expense management drove Trustmark Corporation's first-quarter 2014 earnings per share of 43 cents. Growth in interest income and prudent expense management drove Trustmark Corporation’s (TRMK) firs.....»»

Category: topSource: zacks1 hr. 15 min. ago

Record Q1 Earnings & Revenues for Packaging Corp. - Analyst Blog

Packaging Corp. reported stellar first-quarter 2014 results with record net sales and earnings. Net income for the reported quarter was $90.1 million or 92 cents per share. Packaging Corporation of America (PKG), the fourth largest containerb.....»»

Category: topSource: zacks1 hr. 15 min. ago

What Google Autocomplete Tells Us About America

Submitted by Simon Black via Sovereign Man blog, “Why does Obama suck?” If you’re not sure, ask Google. It seems that millions of Americans already have asked this question, along with: “Why does the government want to kill us?&rdq.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge1 hr. 16 min. ago

Biogen Stock Rallies After Admitting Feds Probing "Sales & Promotional Practices"

Just when the whole congressional pricing debacle has been ignored and the bubble is back on in Biotechs as an "M&A frenzy" is unleashed, Bloomberg reports that Biogen Idec has admitted in its 10-Q that: *BIOGEN SAYS IT RECEIVED FED SUBPOENA ON TIES TO C.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge1 hr. 16 min. ago

Why Western Union and MoneyGram Investors Shouldn"t Panic

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Walmart will launch its new money-transfer service Thursday. What will this mean for long-time stalwarts Western Union and MoneyGram ?Walmart has the size to make it in this business and will offer low transaction costs, but that.....»»

Category: topSource: thestreet1 hr. 16 min. ago