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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...

Last Week's 3 Big Dow Losers

Each week some of the Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks rise while others fall. Understanding what caused the biggest moves can help...

3 Things That Went Bank of America's Way This Week

Bank of America's big dividend boost wasn't the only good thing to happen to the bank this week.

Investors in Bank of America...

Where the Money Is: March 28

A look a few "formal" Motley Fool recommendations. Join Motley Fool banking analyst David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer as they discuss the...

25 Banks Went to the Head of the Class This Week

In the banking sector, this week was dominated by Wednesday's release of the Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR, for those who...

Is Target Dumb for Pursuing Smart Cards?

Taking the position of "better late than never," Target is accelerating its $100 million investment into chip-enabled smart card technology...

Why the Dow Will Outperform the Nasdaq in 2014

The Nasdaq Composite's performance in 2013 beat the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 37% to 27%. But most of the gains were due to multiple...

Higher Treasuries Prices Lead to Higher Mortgage Rates

Freddie Mac released its weekly update on national mortgage rates on Thursday morning and, just as Freddie Mac vice president and chief...