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Publicly Traded Company to Go Into Marijuana Cultivation

Abdullah Saeed | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business
Abdullah Saeed

Terra Tech, a hydroponic farming specialist operating in New Jersey and California, announced it is applying for a license to operate a cannabis farming facility and dispensary under recently implemented changes to Nevada's medical cannabis laws.

War Clouds

James Moore | Posted 02.18.2014 | Technology
James Moore

Now there is another trend that investors are chasing, and it goes beyond the cloud. Convergence of storage, networking, and processing, and operating them at great speed and functionality using software out of one server box has become a growth business for some companies.

The New App a Secret Agent Would Love

Nir Eyal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Nir Eyal

A quick glance provided the context for the meeting, notes from previous encounters, and often times contained personal information.

One Bird, Nine Pieces, The Easy Way

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

Butchering a whole chicken is easy with a well-placed knife and proper tension.

Why Didn't Twitter Stay Private Longer?

Quora | Posted 11.26.2013 | Business
Quora

The ideal circumstance for a company to go public is to have one's ducks all lined up, performance-wise and business-wise and be in position to grow strongly in the first several years after the IPO. For Twitter, that situation is certainly true now.

The Secrets of Vegetable Stock

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 05.16.2013 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

Stop buying stock in a box! Here's the fastest way to build the most flavorful vegetable stock.

B.A.S.I.C Braising

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 06.30.2013 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

To brown or not to brown? To cover or not to cover? To strain or not to strain?

Retirement vs. Taxable Accounts: What Goes Where?

Women & Co | Posted 04.04.2013 | Business
Women & Co

You might have both regular taxable accounts and also retirement accounts, such as a 401(k) plans and Individual Retirement Accounts. But which invest...

An Investment That Beats the Dow Jones Every Time

Robert Pagliarini | Posted 05.14.2013 | Business
Robert Pagliarini

Focus on improving your skills, getting additional designations, and becoming more valuable. What skills can you learn that will make you more valuable? What's that one thing that you really need to get to the next level? Is it an MBA? Is it your insurance license? Is it a designation? Maybe it's not such a clear goal.

Cooking For Kitchenphobes: Learn How To Make Chicken Stock

Kristen Aiken | Posted 02.23.2013 | Taste

If you hate cooking, it's probably because you think it's hard. We're here to show you how easy it is.

Take The Stress Out Of Making Your Own Stock

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 01.18.2013 | Taste

Think making your own stock is complicated? Think again.

How to Pretend Everything Is Still OK!

Philip David Morton | Posted 02.19.2013 | Comedy
Philip David Morton

My Pretending System has helped over seven million people find happiness and by that I mean a number that was actually 106. But that didn't seem very impressive so I'm pretending it was more. See? Pretending works for everyone!

Twilight for Stock Pickers?

Jon Stein | Posted 10.16.2012 | Money
Jon Stein

The news of trouble in day trading shouldn't come as a surprise. The evidence suggests that many of us are eschewing individual stock picking in droves.

Energy Drink Maker Looking For Jolt After Probe Revealed

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 10.10.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — As energy drinks continue to surge in popularity, the disclosure by Monster Beverage Corp. that it's being investigated is the latest...

Dow Jones Soars Past 13,000 For First Time Since Early May

AP | CHRISTINA REXRODE | Posted 09.26.2012 | Business

The Dow pulverized the 13,000 mark on Friday, soaring not only through it but finishing 75 points above it. It was a target the Dow hadn't hit since ...

Why I Will Never Defriend Facebook

Joanna Popper | Posted 09.16.2012 | Technology
Joanna Popper

I bought your stock on Day 1 of the IPO. Zuckerberg and I had a bond now. I felt smart, successful and in-the-know -- nerdy chic.

Trading Group Says It Lost Millions On Facebook IPO, Demands Nasdaq Pay It Back

Reuters | John McCrank and Ashutosh Pandey | Posted 07.23.2012 | Business

By John McCrank and Ashutosh Pandey (Reuters) - Electronic trader Knight Capital Group said it suffered a pre-tax loss of $30 million t...

Dimon On Trading Loss: 'It's An Embarrassment, It's A Black Mark'

AP | PALLAVI GOGOI | Posted 07.21.2012 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase is suspending plans to buy back its own stock, a little over a week after the bank posted a large trading loss. ...

Is It A Terrible Idea To Own Shares In Your Company's Stock?

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2012 | Money

By David K. Randall NEW YORK, May 15 (Reuters) - Buying stock that then falls sharply is painful, especially for investors who also ha...

U.S. To Sell Some Stock Of Bailed-Out Firm

AP | Posted 05.07.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- The Treasury Department is selling $5 billion worth of stock in bailed-out insurance giant American International Group Inc. for $30.50 pe...

BofA Sees Profits Plunge

Reuters | Posted 06.19.2012 | Business

* Q1 EPS 3 cents vs 17 cents a year earlier * Accounting charges hurt results * Shares up 1.8 pct in early trading ...

Big Bank Sees Profits Drop

Reuters | Posted 06.13.2012 | Business

* Net income $5.4 billion vs $5.6 billion year earlier * Q1 EPS $1.31 vs $1.28 year earlier April 13 (Reuters) - JPMorga...

Major CEO Sees Big Pay Boost Even As He Retires

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.20.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — Despite retiring as CEO of Verizon Communications Inc. in August, Ivan Seidenberg earned more in 2011 than he did in the last two ful...

Bigger Payouts For BP's Investors

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 04.08.2012 | Business

LONDON — BP PLC has raised its quarterly dividend by 14 percent after posting double-digit gains in profit and revenue in the last three months ...

Key Bipartisan Bill Going To The House

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Legislation that would ban insider trading by lawmakers and thousands of executive branch officials headed for what could be a more...