Author Archives: Douglas A. McIntyre

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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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Super Bowl Tickets Go for Super Low Prices

While prices are historically high, the bigger story for me is how little supply there is in the marketplace. At the current quantity available, the number is 67% below the ...
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Will Trump CEO Advisors Have Trouble With Female Customers?

The formation of the president’s Strategic and Policy Forum was a fairly quiet affair, at least as measured against scores of other actions taken by President Donald Trump. Its 16 ...
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American Infrastructure Needs $808 Billion Upgrade

Figures about how much money the U.S. needs to rebuild the infrastructure of its brides, tunnels, roads, and airports differs wildly. In 2013, the American Society of Civil Engineers put ...
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IBM

IBM Shares Wildly Underperform Over 5 Years

A recent rally in International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) shares has taken them out of a nose dive, the drop based mostly on revenue which has dropped 19 consecutive ...
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Exxon Mobil Is Biggest Dow Loser of 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has barely moved this year, up .33% to 18,927.25, undermining ambitions that it will reach 20,000. Among the Dow stocks, the largest drag on the index, ...
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Apple Outperforms Other Dow Tech Stocks in 2017

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares are up 3.61% to $120 so far this year, the best of any Dow Jones Industrial Average, and well ahead of the index itself which ...
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Twitter

Twitter’s Stock Stops Falling

After a great deal of ups and downs, which have been mostly downs, Twitter's (NYSE: TWTR) shares have stabilized. They are flat for the year, The period during which Twitter ...
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Time Warner

Time Warner Shares Set to Drop a Third If Trump Blocks AT&T Merger

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) CEO Randall Stephenson says he does not believe there is any reason for Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) to sell CNN as part of a deal ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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Connecticut’s Island Mansion on Sale for $175 Million

The most expensive home for sale in Connecticut, or just about anywhere in the United States, is an island mansion just off waspish Darien, along the Long Island coast of ...
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IPO

2017 Could Be Another Bust for IPOs

By Kashif, Investment Analyst at PrivCo, a private company financial intelligence platform Absurd growth expectations, market volatility, peak market valuations, and rate hikes could dash all hope of a graceful ...
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Don’t Tell Farmers Economy Is Getting Better; It’s Not

To hear the Federal Reserve's leadership talk, employment is nearly as good as it can be and economic strength has started to rekindle very modest inflation. Don't tell farmers who live ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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Companies That Never Break New Year’s Resolutions

Special to 24/7 Wall St. From PrivCo The IFBB Mr. Olympia contest will broadcast live on CBS this September. Unless Arnold Schwarzenegger’s classic, “Pumping Iron” is constantly in your queue on ...
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