Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: L Brands, Avon, NetApp

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: L Brands, Avon, NetApp

People are seen inside the newly opened Victoria’s Secret shop in Shanghai on February 24, 2017. Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Shares of L Brands surged nearly 13% in extended trading on Wednesday after the parent company of retailers Victoria’s Secret and Bath & […]

Ship Built With World Trade Center Steel Docks in Manhattan for 31st Annual Fleet Week

Ship Built With World Trade Center Steel Docks in Manhattan for 31st Annual Fleet Week

Starting Thursday, ship tours of the USS New York will be offered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Pier 88. May 22, 2019 2 min read “Strength forged through sacrifice. Never forget.”  That’s the motto of the USS New York, one of three U.S. Navy assault ships dedicated to victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist […]

'Unusual uncertainty' puts stocks in red zone: $50 billion manager

‘Unusual uncertainty’ puts stocks in red zone: $50 billion manager

QMA’s chief investment strategist has significantly pulled back the firm’s risk exposure during the past few weeks due to the escalating U.S.-China trade war. Ed Keon, who runs more than $50 billion in multi-asset portfolios for QMA, says stocks are in a danger zone because it’s becoming increasingly unclear whether a resolution on tariffs is […]

This Annoying Noise Convinced Me That Disruption Begins at the Bottom

This Annoying Noise Convinced Me That Disruption Begins at the Bottom

Find points of friction for your customers and your employees to inspire innovation and disrupt your industry. May 22, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. We live in an age where the only question about disruption is which industry is up next. From banking to health care to something […]

Trade war forcing China to 'rethink economic ties' with the US

Trade war forcing China to ‘rethink economic ties’ with the US

China is exploring more drastic action as a result of its trade fight with the U.S., according to the South China Morning Post. While China is open to resuming trade talks, “government advisers are now highlighting the risk of sourcing critical supplies from an increasingly hostile US…and are exploring ways for the country to cut […]

No rate moves are coming 'for some time'

No rate moves are coming ‘for some time’

Federal Reserve officials remained firmly committed to a “patient” policy stance at their meeting earlier this month, saying rates likely will remain unchanged well into the future. Minutes from the May 1-2 Federal Open Market Committee meeting also showed that members raised their expectations for full-year economic growth and said that earlier concerns they had […]

Perfection Is a Trap, and It's Keeping You From Being Successful

Perfection Is a Trap, and It’s Keeping You From Being Successful

Don’t be afraid to take the first step, even if it ends up being the wrong one. May 22, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose discusses the one component that stands in the way of success for many entrepreneurs: the need for […]

Infrastructure stocks tumble after Trump says no spending deal while Democrats investigate him

Infrastructure stocks tumble after Trump says no spending deal while Democrats investigate him

Frank Polich | Bloomberg | Getty Images Stocks that would benefit from a federal infrastructure spending program fell more than the rest of the market and hit their lows of the day after President Donald Trump abruptly ended a meeting on infrastructure spending with Democratic leaders. Stocks like Granite Construction, Nucor, Martin Marietta Materials, Simpson […]

The 7-Step Guide To Finding the Right Clients and Avoiding the Ones Who Waste Your Time

The 7-Step Guide To Finding the Right Clients and Avoiding the Ones Who Waste Your Time

The right client base is the key to growth — and staying sane. Here’s how to find customers who enrich your business and don’t waste your time and energy. May 22, 2019 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. If you’ve ever felt like the one thing holding your business back […]

Traders slash expectations for a rate cut after the Fed says it's staying put

Chances that Fed will enact an ‘insurance’ interest-rate cut rising

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell holds a press conference following a two day Federal Open Market Committee policy meeting in Washington, U.S., January 30, 2019. Leah Millis | Reuters While Federal Reserve officials insist they are comfortable with the current state of policy, Wall Street still thinks the burgeoning trade war between the U.S. and […]