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Why Shares of hhgregg, Inc. Dropped

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in...

A Free Windows Is a Better Windows

Microsoft recently made headlines when it announced that it is finally launching its productivity suite on Apple's iPad. Though the...

Is a Reverse Mortgage Right for Me?

For many retirees, the bulk of their life savings is in the equity they've built up in their homes. Yet getting at that home equity can be a...

How the Google Split Affects You

Google just split its stock into two classes, issuing a stock dividend that gave original Google holders shares of a new class of...

Where Do I Plug In My Electric Car?

For electric vehicles to gain mass acceptance, there must be a seamless charging infrastructure in place. Some countries are well ahead of...

Will Dominion Resources, Inc.'s MLP Be a Profit Pipeline?

Source: Dominion Resources,; Dominion's Cove Point LNG facility will be part of its limited partnership.

Dominion Resources is...

Should You Bet on Urban Outfitters' Turnaround?

Apparel retailer Urban Outfitters has run into difficult times of late. The company's latest results failed to meet consensus estimates as...

10 Cities That Provide The Best Bang for Your Buck

With the U.S. Economy officially on the road to recovery, there are 10 cities that stand out as the most affordable places to live in...

With Mortgage Rates So Low, What's Holding Back Housing?

With mortgage rates as low as they are, what's holding back the housing market this spring?

As March fades into April this week, the...

Mortgage Resets Are Beginning, and Things Could Get Ugly


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The Home Affordable Modification Program was a godsend to many troubled homeowners after the...

Should Companies Do More to Disclose Their Lobbying Efforts?

Today's shareholders are demanding. They ask their management teams to forgo exorbitant compensation packages, force disclosure on...

The Internet of Things Is Coming to the Kitchen

Your smartphone may be about to friend your Crock Pot and your Mr. Coffee won't be far behind.

Jarden , a small appliance maker that owns...

3 Unanswered Questions About Warner's Business Plan for DC Movies

Reading his interview with Brooks Barnes of The New York Times, it's clear Kevin Tsujihara has a lot going on as head of Warner Bros., Time...

3 Things You Need to Do Before You Buy a House

With winter in the rear view mirror, we can expect much more activity in the real estate markets in the next few months. However, the process...

Why This Billionaire Added to His Stake in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Multiple billionaire investors have put both their wallets and their words behind Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and this week one announced he...

Why Tesla Motors, Micron Technology, and Intercept Pharmaceuticals Tumbled Today

The stock market closed the week with a substantial decline, as the Nasdaq Composite led the broader market down with a drop of...

Investor Beat -- Wall Street's Big Debate

Online food delivery service GrubHub officially went public on Friday, and quickly became the latest in a series of hot IPOs to explode...

With Fire, Amazon.com, Inc. Puts Console Makers on the Defensive

Amazon.com, is disrupting the gaming console business with the new Fire set-top box, Fool contributor Tim Beyers says in the...