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McDonald's Planning To Change The Fast Food Game

It’s a virtual game changer for the fast-food industry as McDonald’s rolls out its self-service kiosks and table service at select restaurants nationwide. Add the mobile payment option and digital menu boards, and once again McDonald’s is setting the standard…

Top Hedge Funds

Hedge Funds are private investment agreements which are largely unregulated. They are actively managed funds that use many powerful management techniques; they aggressively pursue high revenue transactions. Hedge fund managers are among the highest earners in the investment field. A…

Top Dividend Paying Stocks

Some people buy stocks so they can sell them for a profit, while others buy stocks to make a regular income off the dividends. The key to any successful portfolio is to have a plan and determine, from the beginning,…

The Current State of Oil Markets

Unlike some earlier periods, the driving factors in oil markets are not price and supply; it is simply a matter of demand. The global markets softened beginning in about June of 2014 and continued through the year end. Economic growth…

Wells Fargo's Scandal and John Stumpf's Resignation

Wells Fargo Chairman and Chief Executive John Stumpf submitted his resignation, effective immediately, on October 12th after nearly a decade as the bank's chief executive. His replacement, Tim Sloan, currently president of Wells Fargo, has already taken over as CEO.…

Summer Is Here and It Is Time for Your Portfolio's Mid-Year Checkup

While taxes have just been submitted, it is already time for your mid-year portfolio checkup. Before summertime is underway, review your investments to ensure that you are set up for the maximum performance for the year. From rebalancing the portfolio…

Oil Trading 101

Investing in oil stocks is a complex situation. Oil prices and stocks rise and fall in wide swings, with periods of extreme fluctuation. Many factors drive crude oil and oil stock prices. Oil comes from many sources, and some that…

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