Google staged four discussions expounding on the finer points of its "Glass" wearable computer during this week's developer conference. Missing from the agenda, however, was a session on etiquette ... More »Google's wearable Glass gadget: cool or creepy?
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Prospector Opportunity Fund (POPFX) is a top ranked fund by Morningstar (five stars). Although it is a decent fund in good markets, it is the down markets in which it excels. Three companies the fund's ... More »Prospecting for Safe Stock Gains Part 1
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Data releases that every bank investor should be aware of in the coming week. More »7 Must-Watch Announcements for Bank Investors Next Week
Part of the fun of this job is that sometimes, we get to disagree with our fellow writers. One of my compatriots recently composed a piece titled "Sony PlayStation 4 Riding Wave Of Twice The Social Media Buzz Of New Microsoft Xbox." In it, he speaks to social media tracking [...] More »Of Course The PlayStation 4 Has More Buzz Than Microsoft's New Xbox
During its fourth-quarter earnings call, Invesco Mortgage Capital ’s (NYSE: IVR) dividend sustainability was seen as a strong positive. However, the latest quarter’s results featured some negative commentary ... More »This mREIT's Dividend Could Be in Danger
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National health plans so far have announced participation in “fewer than 15 states” to provide benefits under the Affordable Care Act. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Health insurers are being selective about which insurance exchanges they will offer products on with national health plans so far announcing participation in “fewer than 15 states,” [...] More »Health Plans Cautious On Where To Sell Obamacare Coverage
Matt Koppenheffer attended Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting last week. His unique and Foolish perspective of the event is a must for serious investors. More »Warren Buffett's Best Advice, and Why We Need to Be Reminded
A broad collapse of company profits in the developing world shows no sign of abating, forcing investors to tilt portfolios towards sectors such as healthcare or consumer goods where margins are more robust. ... More »Consumer stocks shine in emerging market gloom
Socially responsible investing can be not only more ethical, but also enormously profitable for shareholders in a pure monetary sense. More »Socially Responsible Investing: Ethical and Very Profitable