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Lerry Felton/Twitter Larry Johnson at his graduation last week. For many newly minted college graduates, donning their caps and gowns this month will mark the beginning of their lives in “the real world.” But Larry Johnson,...

(Reuters) – After two years of sharp gains for U.S. bank stocks, investors betting on another big boost for 2018 may be disappointed unless loan growth accelerates or regulations slacken considerably. FILE PHOTO: A trader works by the post where JPMorgan Chase & Co is traded on the floor of New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 24, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan...

The portion of the U.S. stock market dedicated to the things that consumers can’t do without is the segment that investors have shunned, so far this...

BOSTON (Reuters) – Two days after billionaire investor William Ackman told clients that he was making money across all his funds again, he said on Thursday that his publicly traded Pershing Square Holdings Ltd portfolio was barely in the black so far this year. William ‘Bill’ Ackman, CEO and Portfolio Manager of Pershing Square Capital Management,...

You may have recently seen the recommendation from retirement experts that you should save two times (2X) your annual salary by age 35, and if you wondered...

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – A hedge fund industry gathering in Las Vegas this week was far less decadent than those of the past, as big money investors focused less on gambling and champagne-soaked “Sin City” celebrations and more on the grind of vetting fund managers. Hedge fund managers and investors meet at the Context Leadership Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada,...

Abortion was legalized in the U.S. in 1973, but whether women have access to the procedure depends largely on where they live, reproductive rights advocates...

NEW YORK(Reuters) – (The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) Spain’s actor Antonio Banderas poses during a photocall to promote his latest television series “Genius: Picasso” in Madrid, Spain, March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Sergio Perez In Hollywood, fame can be fleeting and a career with staying power is...

Something is off with one measure of volatility on Wall Street. According to Goldman Sachs strategists, the Cboe Volatilty Index ...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – BlackRock Inc can keep fees from the state of Ohio despite a donation one of its top executives made to Governor John Kasich’s U.S. presidential campaign, according to a preliminary ruling late on Friday by a securities regulator. FILE PHOTO: The BlackRock logo is seen outside of its offices in New York City, NY, U.S., October 17,...