Month: April 2019

Barry Sternlicht Cameron Costa | CNBC Questions raised by progressives in the 2020 presidential race about whether capitalism still works for America reflect mistaken beliefs about how prosperity is created, global investor Barry Sternlicht told CNBC on Tuesday. “The left does not understand that companies need to make money in order to invest in new
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The Las Vegas market leads Trulia’s list Getty A recent Trulia study reports shifting markets in some areas where it’s becoming a buyer’s market. That long-awaited and long overdue shift is finally becoming a reality. You can tell a buyer’s market when homes take longer to sell, with increasing price cuts resulting in a larger percentage of homes
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President Donald Trump gestures as he addresses the 148th National Rifle Association (NRA) annual meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana, April 26, 2019. Lucas Jackson | Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump, three of his children and the Trump Organization sued Deutsche Bank and Capital One, in a bid to block the two from responding to congressional subpoenas,
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More and more Democratic presidential hopefuls are adopting a single-payer health care stance, which could be devastating for any player in the health insurance business, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday. Following the lead of Bernie Sanders, the independent Vermont senator who is one of the biggest mouthpieces advocating for “Medicare for All,” about eight candidates
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Regulars readers of my articles will know that I have repeatedly said that the popular narrative, that Defined Contribution/401(k) plans are a “failed experiment” that’s the result of employers failing in their responsibility to provide Defined Benefit retirement plans, misses the point that the system in which individual employers provided guaranteed retirement benefits was not
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Redmond, WA, USA – January 30, 2018: One of the biggest Microsoft signs is placed next to green trees at a public intersection near Microsoft’s Redmond campus Getty Microsoft is on it! On April 15th CNBC published an article detailing how Microsoft responded quickly and efficiently after an email was shared throughout the company about
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Restaurant Brand International restaurants’ Tim Hortons and Popeyes. Randy Risling | Toronto Star | Getty Images Restaurant Brands International on Monday reported quarterly earnings that fell short of analysts’ expectations. Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall Street was expecting, based on a survey of analysts by Refinitiv: Earnings per share: 55 cents,
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