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Listen to Nana

Michael Farr | Posted 07.03.2013 | Business
Michael Farr

Happy July 4th Eve! Tomorrow America will celebrate 237 years of independence. Happy Nana's birthday, too. Today my grandmother, Margaret DuFief Reed,...

When the Invincible Become "Vincible"

Ron Ashkenas | Posted 05.30.2011 | Business
Ron Ashkenas

We've recently witnessed the fall from grace of a number of premier, blue chip companies. Peter Drucker once said that the biggest curse a company can have is twenty years of success. It's true.


Dan Solin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Solin

With such an impressive background and extensive resources, many investors paid close attention to Pat Dorsey's 2010 predictions about stock market trends. Unfortunately, Mr. Dorsey was dead wrong.

A Bigger Bang For Your Buck

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

For many, if not most Americans, it's as crucial as Medicare and a good drug plan. That's the need for low-risk, higher interest income -- a flow of funds that will help you live out your golden years with dignity

Slump Humbling Blue-Chip Stocks, Once Dow's Pride

New York Times | JACK HEALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The banking giant Citigroup commanded a stock price of $55 just two years ago. But at one point Thursday, as markets hurtled to their lowest close in ...