5 Stocks for the Next 3 Months

Jim Cramer says he likes Southwest (LUV) , Snap-On (SNA) and three other names for immediate investment. Cramer told members of his Action Alerts PLUS investment club Wednesday during a members-only conference call that stocks he favors for the next three months include: Alphabet/Google (GOOG) , (GOOGL) . He noted that the stock "could go down instantly when it reports," but that ...

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Trump takes on outsourcing

President Trump plans to sign an executive order on Tuesday meant to rein in abuses in a visa program that lets some companies replace American workers with foreign ones. View post

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How Much Do Americans Owe in Credit Card Debt?

Americans owe a whopping $1 trillion in credit card debt thanks to rising interest rates, according to data from the Federal Reserve. Federal Reserve data released April 7 shows that U.S. consumers owe $1.0004 trillion on credit cards, up 6.2 percent from a year ago and 0.3 percent from January, according to Dow Jones newswires. View post

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How to trade stocks for a living

Recently I visited Pace University’s investment club to talk about the life of a proprietary trader. Our firm makes an effort to reach out to college trading and investment clubs to meet their members. Some of our best traders have come from these clubs. Plus, college students rarely get to interact with a professional trader ...

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Trump comments trigger U.S. dollar

LONDON, April 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar and Treasury yields slid on Thursday and were on track for their biggest weekly declines this year, after U.S. President Donald Trump said that he would like to see interest rates stay low and that the greenback was too strong. View post

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