Month: October 2018

Following in the path of the tech-savvy Domino’s Pizza, fast-casual chain Wingstop is turning its focus to digital as customers become increasingly familiar with its web-based platforms, Wingstop CEO Charlie Morrison told CNBC on Wednesday. “Today, … 25 percent of our revenue comes from digital,” Morrison said in an exclusive interview with “Mad Money” host
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Guggenheim’s Scott Minerd expects a recession in 2020, but if Republicans maintain control of Congress in the upcoming elections that could be delayed. However, there will be a cost, he told CNBC on Wednesday. “That will extend the expansion but that will make the recession that follows all the worse. We’re already seeing excesses in
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Challenges Women Face in Businesslittlepinkbook More women are starting businesses, but they still face challenges operating their businesses. The number of women entrepreneurs is on the rise. Regardless of the positive outcomes, women are struggling to survive in the business environment given the challenges they face. 8 Major Challenges that Women Face in Business 1.
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Recently unveiled and protected from the elements by its free-standing canopy, the new “Mexican-American History & Culture in 20th c. Houston” mural spotlights the people, places, milestones and contributions of the city’s largest ethnic group.Courtesy of M. Daleo for The Heritage Society Houston’s oldest public park has gained a new, canopied mural that combines public
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Energy expert John Kilduff sees an unusual phenomenon affecting crude oil and beaten-down stocks. According to the Again Capital founding partner, oil and stocks have embarked on the closest trading relationship since early 2016 and during the financial crisis sell-off. “This has been the highest correlation that I’ve seen in quite some time,” he said
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Financial services company SoFi has agreed to stop misrepresenting what consumers have saved or will save by refinancing their student loans, in a recent settlement with the Federal Trade Commission. Refinancing debt is when one loan is rolled into another, often at a lower interest rate. The FTC claimed SoFi “made prominent false statements about
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Banco Santander reported earnings in line with expectations on Wednesday, supported by a solid performance in Brazil and Spain. The euro zone’s largest bank by market vale posted attributable net profit of 1.99 billion euros ($2.256 billion) for the three-month period ending Sept. 30. Analysts at data firm Refinitiv had been expecting third-quarter net profit
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Extrovert in financial planning and investment decision makingandthenwesaved.com Because of their acquisitive nature, it can be more difficult for extroverts to conquer their desire for prompt gratification. Extroverted investors are engaging because they stand out from the crowd. Five Traits of Extroverted People that Influence Financial Planning and Investment Decisions Talkative The talkative nature of extroverts
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Credit: Getty Royalty Free The market has lost its mind. Daily market swings have gotten a little out of hand lately, much like a see-saw being used by sugar-overloaded children, each trying to send each other flying off. Yesterday’s 918.35 intraday point swing in the Dow was the ninth largest in history. The rally killer was news
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In this strange moment for stocks, investors should hope to see bad news about the economy, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Tuesday after the major averages traded sharply higher following weaker-than-expected economic data. “Bizarrely enough, the best thing for this market would be getting some disappointing news from the non-farm payroll report on Friday,” Cramer said.
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Facebook shares initially fell, then turned positive and rose 2 percent in the extended session after the social media giant released a mixed third-quarter earnings report. The company reported earnings of $1.76 per share, higher than the Street’s $1.47 per share estimate. Facebook missed expectations on
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