The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Pete Najarian was a buyer of Levi Strauss. Tim Seymour was a buyer of Home Depot. Karen Finerman was a buyer of JPMorgan. Dan Nathan was a seller of the Industrials ETF. Trader disclosure: Pete Najarian is long calls AAL, AMD, ASHR, BP,
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Private jet company Vista Global agreed to acquire JetSmarter, betting that the value of JetSmarter’s technology will outweigh the controversy and lawsuits still dogging the company. Terms and price weren’t disclosed. The deal, once approved, will be an equity swap, with JetSmarter investors receiving equity in Vista Global. Vista said it plans to integrate JetSmarter’s
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Lloyd Blankfein is enjoying retirement. As his former fellow bank CEOs endured a multi-hour grilling in a Congressional hearing today, the ex-leader of Goldman Sachs tweeted sarcastically that he really missed his old job. Tweet Blankfein, who stepped down as Goldman CEO in October, tweeted a link to an article on the House Financial Services
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When investors are deciding where to stash their cash for retirement, there are several options. Americans rely more and more on saving in their employer-sponsored 401(k) plans — which are heavily funded by tax-deferred salary deferrals from the employee and tax-deferred employer matching contributions. Once employment ends, these 401(k) plan accounts are often rolled over
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Parents generally want their children to attend university for the primary purpose of securing a better future and gaining a higher level of education to ultimately obtain a well-paying job. Recent reports have shed light on alleged schemes by some wealthy parents to get their children into certain colleges or universities. This includes many parents, including
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Social Security may be one of your largest assets. What and when you collect will make a huge difference to your lifetime benefits. Today’s column addresses delayed retirement credits (DRCs) in the absence of filing and suspending, when DRCs can be earned, eligibility for both retirement and widow(er)’s benefits, public pensions and benefits and maximizing
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Are you thinking of getting started with real estate investing? Real estate investments — in all of their varied forms — continue to attract capital, because of their ability to provide solid returns in a world of falling interest rates. Real estate investment trusts (REITs) and private equity (PE) real estate funds have been helping to boost returns
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Apparel maker PVH on Wednesday forecast full-year adjusted profit and sales above Wall Street expectations, banking on higher demand for its Tommy Hilfiger branded apparels and accessories. Shares of the Calvin Klein owner, which also reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter sales and profit, rose 10 percent after the bell. The New York-based company has been giving lesser
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S&P Dow Jones Indices, a unit of S&P Global Inc., is launching an environmental, social and governance version of its S&P 500 Index in an effort to meet increased investor demand for impact-investment products based on U.S. equities. In the coming months, S&P DJI will also launch a global family of ESG indices based on
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David Rockwell-designed playroom includes his Imagination Playground blocks Redundant Pixel Building amenities can no longer get away with only being luxurious and exclusive. They have to be creative too. What may have started with options like landing pads for flying cars has now reached a much younger demographic—the kids of those who live in the building. Developers are bringing in renowned architects,
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The Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday grilled executives of five of the health care industry’s top pharmacy benefit management companies for their alleged role in raising drug costs in the U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore, the ranking Democrat on the committee, said Tuesday that so-called PBMs are middlemen that strike mysterious deals with drugmakers. “In
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Accenture on Thursday raised its full-year profit forecast after reporting better-than-expected second-quarter earnings, benefiting from its investments in digital and cloud services. The consulting and outsourcing services provider’s shares rose 4 percent before the opening bell. Much of Accenture’s recent growth has been driven by digital and cloud services, which include everything from managing clients’
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