Is SEC chief Clayton soft on cyber victims?

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Jay Clayton faces the wrath of lawmakers on Tuesday, after Wall Street’s top market regulator and watchdog fell victim to a breach itself last year, disclosing the attack in a press release last week.


Why Consider a Smart Beta ETF Over Traditional Market-Cap Exposure

Traditional beta index funds may expose investors to unintended risks by overweighting the largest or best performers in an ongoing rally. However, with smart beta exchange traded fund strategies, investors can consider alternative ways to participate in the markets while reducing potential risks. On the recent webcast (available on demand for CE Credit), Revenue Weighting—A [...]


Businesses give $300M toward K-12 computer science education

A coalition of businesses including Amazon, Google and General Motors has agreed to give $300 million to boost K-12 computer science programs across the U.S. Internet Association CEO Michael Beckerman announced Tuesday that the private-sector contribution will come in over the next five years.


Clarification: Probation for Profit story

A probation-for-profit company that heaped fees on central Tennesseans convicted of minor offenses, even though many were too poor to pay, has agreed to a $14.3 million settlement to reimburse those charges.

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending September 24, 2017: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. NBA 2K18, 2K 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. Toca Life: Office, Toca Boca AB 5, Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 6. Bloons TD 5, Ninja Kiwi 7. iSchedule, HotSchedules 8. Sky Guide AR, Fifth Star Labs LLC 9. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 10.

Energy Sector ETFs Are Breaking Out

After touching a low back in August, energy sector ETFs have surged, breaking back above its long-term trend lines. The Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLE), the largest equity-based energy exchange traded fund, jumped 9.6% over the past month and is now trading above its 200-day simple moving average. However, technical traders would note that [...]

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending September 24, 2017: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Wonder Woman (2017) 2. The Big Sick 3. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales 4. Kingsman: The Secret Service 5. The Mummy (2017) 6. Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie 7. Baby Driver 8. Baywatch 9. xXx: Return of Xander Cage 10.

Tribal leader irked by state deal with Dakota Access builder

The leader of the Standing Rock Sioux and an attorney for private North Dakota landowners believe the builder of the Dakota Access pipeline got off too lightly when it settled allegations that it violated rules including those dealing with artifacts discoveries.

Why I Hate Sunoco LP

While the fuel distribution company made a bold move to improve, it hasn't done enough to win me over.