The June consumer sentiment index came in 10 points below expectations, even as hopes grew for this week's G-20 economic summit in Japan. Still, the markets opened down. Here's what seven investors are watching now.
Paul Manafort's Manhattan, New York loft, which was seized by the federal government in September 2018, is for sale for $3.66 million by the United States Marshal of the Department of Justice.
SpaceX is launched its massive Falcon Heavy rocket for the second time this year on Monday night in an experimental mission for the U.S. Air Force. The rocket is delivering 24 spacecraft into three separate orbits, in what CEO Elon Musk called SpaceX's "most difficult launch ever." The rocket's core booster exploded in the Atlantic Ocean after trying to land on a platform, and SpaceX's high speed boat managed to catch the nosecone with a net as the reusable rocket part came back down to Earth.
Self-made millionaire David Bach gives four reasons why budgeting doesn't work when it comes to achieving your financial objectives. The wealth manager says to throw your budget in the trash and start a pay-yourself-first automatic savings plan.
Jumia has been dubbed the "Amazon of Africa." It's Africa's largest e-commerce operator, surpassing Amazon and China's Alibaba, and it's the first African tech start-up to go public on the New York Stock Exchange. Investors had high hopes for Jumia when it went public on April 12. Now, Jumia is adjusting to its new international status, and figuring out what that status means for the African continent.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the second woman in U.S. history to sit on the Supreme Court. Her road to the highest seat in the land was not an easy one. Despite being the top of her graduating class at Columbia, she still struggled to get her first job.
Here's how to know when "the time for excuses has expired."
Starting a business later in life can be a scary proposition, but age can bring plenty of advantages that you might be taking for granted. You have a lifetime of knowledge and experience that can be invaluable in starting the right kind of business. You also have a lifetime of personal connections and networking that can help you find clients and partners. Watch this video to find out the other advantages age brings and how to capitalize on them.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates shared his regrets about Microsoft's mobile software initiatives.
Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a plan on Monday to erase the country's $1.6 trillion outstanding student debt. The legislation will release all 45 million Americans from their student debt and be paid for with a new tax on Wall Street transactions. The plan would also make two- and four-year public colleges and universities tuition- and debt-free.
Ekrem Imamoglu of the opposition Republican People's Party won Istabul's mayor election, defeating the candidate from President Ergodan's Justice and Development Party.
Carbon Engineering wants to address climate change by capturing and removing carbon dioxide straight from the air, and it just announced plans to build its first commercial plant in partnership with Occidental Petroleum. This will help bring its tech to market, but many question whether partnering with oil and gas companies is the right move.
Nike is one of the most recognized brands in the world. It continues to surpass rivals like Adidas and Under Armour, despite controversial ad campaigns and slowing sales growth in the U.S.
Helium is the second-most abundant element in the known universe, but it's incredibly rare on Earth. Here is where we get our helium, why we’re running low, and why the gas is useful for more than just party balloons.
"You don't need to be unique. You should copy your competitors and copy them fast," says self-made millionaire Nathan Latka.
An explosion tore through part of a Philadelphia gasoline refinery, the East Coast's largest, just as the busy summer driving season was beginning. No injuries were reported in the early morning explosion. Gasoline futures prices jumped after the news broke.
Saving for retirement is a race against time. You need to max out your contributions while you are young and use the power of compound interest in your favor. The goal is to have 10 times your annual salary saved up before you retire, according to Fidelity. Watch this video to find out what milestones you need to reach to get to your goal.
Jaguar and Land Rover are two iconic brands in the automotive world, each rich with heritage, style and performance. But the two iconic car companies have also suffered rocky histories and for years were passed between owners BMW and Ford. In 2008, Tata Motors acquired the brands and turned them into money makers. Just a few years after these brands finally found some footing, things are getting gloomy for Jaguar Land Rover once again.
Balancing a full-time job and a side hustle can be a lot of work. Keeping separate calendars for your day job and side hustle can help you manage your time more efficiently. Pursue side jobs that you will enjoy and remember to be your own biggest cheerleader. Watch this video for more tips on how to successfully balance your time and efforts between jobs.
Four experts weigh in on what to watch in the markets as the S&P 500 hits an all-time high.