Hong Kong’s economy continues to defy gravity, for now.
The world’s least-affordable property prices continue to hold up, tourism and shopping have rebounded as China’s economy hums along, and a bustling stock market that’s set to boast one of the world’s-biggest stock offerings this year is buoying sentiment.
Data Friday is expected to show the Asian financial hub grew 3.4 percent from a year earlier in the first quarter. But that may be as good as it gets.
The gradual tightening of policy by the U.S. Federal Reserve is starting to bite,....More>>>
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ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE:ZTO) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference CallMarch 12, 2019 9:00 p.m. ET
Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants
Good day, and welcome to the ZTO conference call and webcast. [Operator instructions] Please note this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Sophie Li, IR director. Please go ahead.
Sophie Li — Investor Relations Director
Thank you, operator. Hello, everyone, and thank you for joining....More>>>
Nichols & Pratt Advisers LLP MA lessened its position in shares of ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) by 0.2% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 609,820 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 945 shares during the period. ExxonMobil makes up about 4.4% of Nichols & Pratt Advisers LLP MA’s portfolio, making the stock its 5th largest holding. Nichols & Pratt Advisers LLP MA’s holdings in ExxonMobil were worth $51,061,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently....More>>>
U.S. stocks have dramatically outperformed the rest of the world since the financial crisis… The benchmark S&P 500 Index has soared 254% from its March 2009 bottom. Meanwhile, European and emerging market stocks have returned 150% and 106%, respectively, in that span. But suddenly, investors are no longer favoring the U.S… Money is now moving out of American stocks – and into European and emerging market stocks – at the fastest rate in years. As the Wall Street Journal reported this week…
Global money managers' allocations....More>>>
Sen. Warren Questions Firms on Their DOL Fiduciary Prep Ahead of Possible Delay
DOL Quickly Releases Another Batch of Fiduciary FAQs
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Parents of children with special needs are facing a three-fold challenge when it comes to financial planning, according to Todd Sensing, founder of FamilyVest.
“You’re planning for a family that could be typical, you’re planning for family members that may not be, and you’re planning for yourself,” Sensing said.
In addition to letters of intent, special needs....More>>>