Billionaire investor Warren Buffett defended the stock market's strength and raised doubts about President-elect Donald Trump's trade agenda in a CNN interview broadcast on Friday, just days after the U.S. election.View post
Stocks rallied on Wednesday following a chaotic night in markets that ended with a surprise victory for Donald Trump in the US presidential election.
In the final hour of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed its previous record high on a closing basis of 18,613.52.View post
Amid the “hands down” most contentious presidential election, Richard Handler, the CEO of investment bank Jefferies and its parent company Leucadia National (LUK), circulated a letter offering some personal perspective.
At the end of the day, the “American Way” is bigger than any one candidate.View post
Retirees have special concerns when evaluating state tax policies. For instance, the mortgage might be paid off, but how bad are the property taxes—and how generous are the property-tax breaks for seniors? Are Social Security benefits taxed? What about other forms of retirement income—including IRAs and pensions? Does the state impose its own estate tax ...