Is Amazon getting too big?

Hitha Herzog of H Squared Research on whether Walmart will enter a bidding war with Amazon to acquire Whole Foods, and if the ecommerce giant is getting too big.

Only 1 out of 10 Financial Advisors Puts Clients Interests First

By Rick Kahler via Iris.xyz If it weren’t already hard enough to understand whose side your financial advisor is on, it got more complicated on June 9, 2017. As of that date, all financial advisors who sell products are required to forego any sales agenda and give advice that would benefit their clients or customers (called “fiduciary…

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Is Amazon About to Disrupt Procter & Gamble?

Things are about to get mighty interesting for old-school companies like Proctor & Gamble. If you're a dividend investor, it may be time to look elsewhere for your quarterly income check.

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3 Stocks for the Long Haul

Why Brookfield Property Partners, IBM, and UPS are great stocks for investors with long-term perspectives.

5 GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written

Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party's banner legislation to scuttle much of Barack Obama's health care overhaul on Friday, more than enough to sink the measure and deliver a stinging rebuke to President Donald Trump unless some of them can be brought aboard.

An Apple in the Green Bond Orchard

By SNW Asset Management via Iris.xyz Apple Inc. brought their second green bond offering to market this month, raising $1 billion from investors through the issuance of these 10 year notes. The proceeds of this bond issue are earmarked for various energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, sustainability initiatives, and other green undertakings. The company’s first…