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Aug 29, 2014

Evictions Soar in Hot Market; Renters Suffer

Fueled by a growing interest in urban living and a shortage of rental housing, rents have risen sharply in cities like Milwaukee and San Francisco and in states like Maine, Georgia and Kentucky... #Kentucky #Maine #Georgia

Aug 28, 2014

Market Basket: The Return of Boomer Activism

Older workers led a successful job action at the Market Basket grocery chain. Will they inspire others... #Kentucky #Maine #Georgia

Aug 27, 2014

How Safe is Your "Safe Money?"

With the equity markets setting record highs, security conscious retirees and aspiring retirees are wisely repositioning a portion of their portfolios into "safer" types of investments in order to reinforce the foundation of their financial plan. It'... #Kentucky #Maine #Georgia

Aug 27, 2014

Jeffrey Kessler Envisions Open Market for College Athletes

Jeffrey Kessler, a lawyer who helped bring free agency to the N.F.L. and the N.B.A., says his lawsuit will take down the “cartel” that controls college sports... #Kentucky #Maine #Georgia

Aug 27, 2014

Gartner: After slump, server sales rise again in Europe, Middle East and Africa

Server shipments and revenue grew for the first time since 2011 in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, a trend likely to continue in the second half of the year, according Gartner. Server shipments in the region increased 0.8 percent in the second qu... #Europe #Middle East #Africa #Gartner, Inc.

Aug 27, 2014

Energy Stock Update and a Material Pick

The global markets are focusing on the S&P 500?s close above 2000 on Tuesday even though the close was near to the day?s lows. Given the 22% jump in Durable Good orders?which was consistent with the strong manufacturing data from the Chicago Fed Nati... #NYSE #Facebook #Dallas, Texas #Employers and Manufacturers Association Northern

Aug 27, 2014

DealBook: For 1st Time, S.&P. 500 Closes Above 2,000

The latest record came on a day when new data showed growing consumer confidence in the United States, but that was tempered by signs that the real estate market’s recovery appears to be slowing... #NYSE #Facebook #Dallas, Texas #Employers and Manufacturers Association Northern

Aug 26, 2014

Houzz Launches A Localized Version To Renovate Australia's Home Design Market

Co-Founder and CEO of Houzz, Adi Tatarko, is in Sydney this week to officially launch Houzz.com.au, a localized version of Houzz for Australian home design and renovation enthusiasts. She is also visiting the new Houzz Australia office and team, lead... #Australia #Sydney

Aug 28, 2014

Mylan Now #247 Largest Company, Surpassing Weyerhaeuser

In the latest look at the underlying components of the S&P 500 ordered by largest market capitalization, Mylan Inc (NASD: MYL) has taken over the #247 spot from Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY), according to The Online Investor. Click here to find out the... #NYSE #Weyerhaeuser

Aug 26, 2014

5 Ways To Ensure Your Money Doesn't Contradict Your Social Values

What has your money been up to lately? Spending time lining the pockets of CEOs whose business practices you find virulent, or maybe helping to pay for the marketing of products you consider dangerous or unsustainable? Or perhaps it’s on another cont... #NYSE #Weyerhaeuser