admin June 20, 2018

Renting in Manhattan is notoriously expensive. But lately it’s becoming just a little bit more affordable … a little. Prices have been on a general decline this year as more apartments become available, and landlords continue to make concessions. Rental prices declined for the first four months of the year, according to market reports by […]

admin June 20, 2018

Tesla’s attempt to ramp up Model 3 production may have hit a new stumbling block — employee sabotage. In an email to Tesla employees late Sunday night, CEO Elon Musk says that an unnamed employee admitted to sabotaging the company’s Freemont, California plant. The problem comes as Tesla scrambles to boost production of its Model […]

admin June 20, 2018

Renting in Manhattan is notoriously expensive. But lately it’s becoming just a little bit more affordable … a little. Prices have been on a general decline this year as more apartments become available, and landlords continue to make concessions. Rental prices declined for the first four months of the year, according to market reports by […]

admin June 20, 2018

Investors looking for value should forego indexes in favor of individual stocks, says Lindsey Bell, an investment strategist with CFRA Research “That’s how you’re going to find many better deals right now,” Bell told CNNMoney editor-at-large Richard Quest on “Markets Now” on Wednesday. Bell is particularly bullish on energy and technology stocks. “We think energy […]

admin June 20, 2018

Today, male college graduates retire about three years later than high school graduates. While the story is more complicated for women, because of the dramatic change in their labor-force participation rates over the latter half of the 20th century, the pattern is similar. A recent study by my colleague Matt Rutledge identifies three […]

admin June 20, 2018

Earlier this year, Lin He made a $400,000 profit from a single home flip. The 3,600-square-foot house in Malibu was in foreclosure and was listed for $1.39 million. He purchased it for $985,000 in 2017 without ever stepping foot inside. “Boy, it was bad. It was a lot worse than I thought,” he said. The […]

admin June 20, 2018

Gatorade is ditching sugar. Gatorade Zero, a thirst quencher without sugar or carbs, hit stores around the country this week. It comes in orange, lemon lime, and glacier cherry, and is priced in line with the brand’s classic sports drink. The new drink is a tacit admission that the heyday of sugary sports drinks is […]

admin June 20, 2018

European Union tariffs on products from the United States will go into effect on Friday. The European Commission announced Wednesday that it had approved initial retaliatory tariffs on US exports worth €2.8 billion ($3.2 billion). The tariffs, which will hit American products including motorcycles and denim, are a response to Trump administration tariffs on steel […]

admin June 20, 2018

Gatorade is ditching sugar. Gatorade Zero, a thirst quencher without sugar or carbs, hit stores around the country this week. It comes in orange, lemon lime, and glacier cherry, and is priced in line with the brand’s classic sports drink. The new drink is a tacit admission that the heyday of sugary sports drinks is […]

admin June 20, 2018

Many business executives, management consultants, financial analysts, and investors have  ransacked lists of thriving companies, looking for shared characteristics that explain their success. The results are generally disappointing in that the traits that are discovered are more likely to be coincidences than secrets for success. The fallacy of selecting traits after identifying successful companies is […]