The letter of the law allows slightly more than $11 million per person to be passed to kids or other noncharitable heirs free of federal gift or estate tax. But by employing aggressive techniques, New Jersey estate lawyer Martin Shenkman figures, a couple could use their combined $22 million tax exemption to transfer more than a quarter-billion of assets into an irrevocable dynasty trust, where that wealth can continue to grow and pass, estate-tax-free, to an unlimited number of future generations. &q;This is phenomenal. The numbers are beyond comprehension,&q; says Shenkman. Is this legally....More>>>
TWTR stock is a high risk reward bet going into Q4 earnings, with the upcoming Snapchat IPO also becoming a factor to consider.
Shares of San Francisco, California-based Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR)have enjoyed a good run in the last two weeks or so, going into this earnings season. Twitter Inc is scheduled to report its earnings for Q4 2016 on 9th February, before markets open, at 4 A.M. Pacific Time or 7 A.M. Eastern Time. Till about a fortnight ago, TWTR stock seemed to have plateaued, trading in the $16-$17 a share price range. However, the stock has suddenly shot up over....More>>>
Chinas cloud computing market size is expected to grow to 430 billion yuan ($64.68 billion by 2019). Technavio also estimates that the data center industry of China is growing at a CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) of 13%. Im not surprised that Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is pushing hard its latest EPYC server processors for Chinas fast-growing cloud computing/data center market.
Ever since 2005, China has been the worlds largest market for semiconductor products. EPYCs future contribution to AMDs top-line and bottom-line growth wont be complete if it doesnt make an impact on Chinas....More>>>
The stock market dropped significantly on Sep 9, only to bounce back yesterday. Such volatility is the result of the Fed’s ambiguous stance regarding monetary tightening measures. To top it, profit expectations are down for this year, while stocks remain overvalued.
We are also heading toward the presidential elections, which may lead to a correction. Hence, in order to safeguard one’s portfolio from such uncertainties, we advise investors to bet on low beta mutual funds.
Markets on a Topsy-Turvy Ride
U.S. stocks suffered their worst decline on Sep 9 since the....More>>>
Instagram launches live video and disappearing messages Snapchat may be banned in China, but that isn’t stopping the messaging app’s parent company from building a toehold in the world’s most populous country.
Snap Inc. says it has opened a technology office in the southern city of Shenzhen to focus on Spectacles, the startup’s camera-equipped sunglasses that can send footage to users’ Snapchat accounts.
Spectacles are already assembled in China, but the new office, which already employs about 20 people, is working on research and development.....More>>>