Month: June 2018

In addition, over half of executives said that they believe human-machine collaboration is important to achieve their strategic priorities. Most advisors are not worried about AI replacing them. “You’re never going to completely eliminate the human element in financial services,” said Charles Weeks, founder and president of Barrister Wealth Management in Philadelphia. “There is always
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Tesla may start turning a profit as early as this year, automotive analyst Jamie Albertine told CNBC. “Based on what we’re seeing in the trajectory of production, we think they will be profitable on a non-gap basis later this year,” Albertine said Friday on “Power Lunch.” “We think we’ll be testing $385 [price target], on
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Domino’s Pizza CEO Patrick Doyle will step down from his post this weekend but analyst Matthew DiFrisco told CNBC that the company has the right recipe for continued success. “Personalized marketing is the key,” DiFrisco, managing director at Guggenheim Securities, said on “Power Lunch” Friday. “They’re combining the digital investment with value proposition and also
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Union Square Ventures has big plans to profit on a potential trillion-dollar business in blockchain and crypto in 10 years. But those plans won’t include starting a separate fund, according to a top executive. “We’re not planning to do it,” Albert Wenger, managing partner at Union Square Ventures told CNBC. “We see a lot of
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Each year, more than 200,000 U.S. military veterans return to civilian life after serving our country in uniform. According to the Small Business Administration, 10 percent of veterans would like to own their own business. Veterans are disciplined, well-trained leaders. With access to capital and business training, their success rates as small business owners are
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Here’s another idea: Revisit your investment fees now that you can’t deduct them. Prior to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, you were allowed to deduct investment and custodial fees, trust administration fees and other expenses for managing investments that produce taxable income. Under the old law, you could claim this and other miscellaneous itemized
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The North American market remains the revenue juggernaut for Facebook, with just under $5.7 billion booked in the first quarter and almost double European revenue, which is the second-largest source of revenue globally. North America also is the outlier by ad revenue per user. Facebook reported worldwide per-user advertising revenue of $5.45 in Q1 2018,
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Egypt’s experience at this year’s FIFA tournament — its first World Cup qualification in 28 years — holds important lessons that can help it and other emerging nations fulfill their economic potential, El-Erian argued in an op-ed published on Project Syndicate. One major takeaway from the team’s performance is finishing the job, the Allianz chief
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