Gold prices are slightly higher at around $1345 an ounce on Thursday as the situation in Ukraine has for now changed to more of a regional issue of lesser significance.
There are more than 2 million active U.S. patents, representing trillions of dollars of R&D investment, but the patent market is massively inefficient so all this innovation is lost or frozen.
Nuveen High Yield Municipal Bond Fund's John Miller says Chicago's economy and tax revenue are growing so the situation will improve once it solves its unfunded pension problem.
Hollywood's increasing reliance on expensive "tentpole" movies and the rise of high quality cable TV shows are jeopardizing the movie business.
Hot online pinboard site Pinterest is on deck to be the big winner for venture capital giant Andreessen Horowitz, says Ben Horowitz, author of "The Hard Thing About Hard Things".
The prepaid RushCard continues to grow at a double digit clip as underbanked consumers seek an easier and cheaper way to manage their finances, says the card's originator Russell Simmons.
Oil will drift down to its normal trading range around $100 a barrel if tensions over the Ukraine continue to decline, says Tom Reilly, options trader at SCS Commodities.
Baby Boomers, Gen Xers and Millennials are making conscious efforts to spend less and save more, but won't cut back in areas that can make the biggest impact on their savings.
Mexico's railway connections to the U.S., along with its low-cost energy and labor will enable the country's economy to pick up steam, especially as U.S. growth improves.
Wall Street traders will indeed be able to increase their profits if they take the time to meditate every day, says Russell Simmons, author of 'Success Through Stillness.'