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A key question is how much money will adequately fund a special needs trust. The answer depends on factors such as the nature of the disability and level of care required. It could range from tens of thousands of dollars to millions. Financial planners who specialize in special needs can help a family consider the
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There are fewer listed companies in the United States today than there were in 1976, despite the fact that the country’s gross domestic product is three times larger now than it was then. Take that in for a moment. With the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes each kicking off the fourth quarter at
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U.S. drugstore company Walgreens Boots Alliance’s profit and revenue beat analysts’ estimates in the fourth quarter, as it benefited from an expansion of mail services. Shares of the company rose 4.3 percent to $70.15 in premarket trading on Wednesday after Walgreens also forecast 2018 earnings largely above Wall Street forecasts. Walgreens said it expects 2018
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Bombardier’s most recent discussions about a Chinese tie-up centered on Comac, a Chinese state-owned firm developing passenger jets, according to a source familiar with the Canadian company’s thinking. Financial terms of any potential deal were not known. Comac did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Sources said Comac was also among the companies Bombardier
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Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. restaurant in Peoria, Illinois. Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Chipotle Mexican Grill‘s stock tumbled nearly 10 percent in the extended session after the Tex-Mex fast casual company posted lower-than-expected third quarter results, including a big earnings miss and same-store sales
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Bitcoin doesn’t show textbook signs of a bubble yet, but there are other reasons not to buy it, says investing expert William J. Bernstein. The digital currency has “no intrinsic value,” Bernstein said in a phone interview with CNBC.com last week. It’s “awfully suspicious on that criteria alone.” The “fact the price keeps rising, that’s
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Americans, in general, are putting a greater emphasis on savings. For millennials, in particular, it’s a way of life. The majority, or 60 percent, of 18-to-36-year-olds who have reeled in their spending, did so in order to save more money, according to a Bankrate.com report released Tuesday. That’s in contrast to previous years, when stagnant
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Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Joshua Friedman, co-chairman and co-chief executive officer of Canyon Partners LLC, Canyon Partners Co-CEO Joshua Friedman said he’s finding value in mergers and acquisitions and is “very cautious” on entering the retail space. “We’ve deployed a fair amount of capital recently in oil services,” Friendman told CNBC’s
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BlackRock Chairman and CEO Larry Fink said Tuesday investors should expect only a 4 percent investment return with a balanced portfolio of stocks and bonds. “We’re talking about a balanced portfolio. We’re talking about over a 10-year horizon,” Fink said on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” “Obviously, this year we are making far better because of the
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Experts who talk of artificially intelligent (AI) robots reaching divine status should “absolutely not be allowed” to create a machine smarter than humans, Elon Musk warned on Twitter. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO was addressing an article from tech news site VentureBeat about the possibility of an AI “god” emerging by 2042. TWEET One of
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Whirlpool‘s stock tumbled more than 6.5 percent in the extended session after the company posted worse-than-expected third quarter earnings and cut guidance. Shares of HNI Corp. plunged more than 16 percent on light trading volume after hours. The company posted results that exceeded Wall Street expectations,
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