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How a Trump Presidency Could Be a Mixed Bag for Manufacturers

The incoming administration will benefit some companies but not others. Investors should carefully consider which ones to add to their portfolios.

12/01/16 - 08:50 AM EST

Trump Taps "King of Bankruptcy" Wilbur Ross for Secretary of Commerce

Ross' distressed investments have made him a fortune and also a lightning rod for controversy.

12/01/16 - 07:30 AM EST

Fight for $15 Serves Up Huge Risk for Restaurant and Retail Investors

Fight for $15 Serves Up Huge Risk for Restaurant and Retail Investors

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The latest populist wage protests will come to a head for many companies in 2017.

11/30/16 - 01:00 PM EST

Is Donald Trump's Beef With Windmills About Birds, or Is It Personal?

Is Donald Trump's Beef With Windmills About Birds, or Is It Personal?

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Donald Trump has a real bone to pick with windmills.

11/27/16 - 10:00 AM EST

Wells Fargo Rally May Fizzle After Snubs From Customers, Regulator

Wells Fargo Rally May Fizzle After Snubs From Customers, Regulator

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The San Francisco bank's stock has still climbed nearly 15% since business mogul Donald Trump's presidential victory.

11/23/16 - 07:32 AM EST

Thought Trump Would End the Oligarchy? Not Likely, Since He's Part of It

Thought Trump Would End the Oligarchy? Not Likely, Since He's Part of It

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Wake up, America. We just elected another oligarch who will continue the trickle-down economic policies that perpetuate slow growth. Any stimulative policies he backs will likely get blocked in Congress.

11/22/16 - 08:01 AM EST

Thanksgiving Wines to Ease Post-Election Tension

Thanksgiving Wines to Ease Post-Election Tension

Even though the election season is over, there's still plenty of strain in the air. It's time to find the right vintage to pair with your turkey and family argument.

11/20/16 - 02:40 PM EST

Donald Trump Rode $5 Billion in Free Media to the White House

Donald Trump Rode $5 Billion in Free Media to the White House

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Donald Trump didn't spend nearly as much on advertising as typical presidential candidates, and he didn't have to -- he relied on billions of dollars in free earned media instead.

11/20/16 - 01:20 PM EST

6 Ways President Trump Could Affect Your Tax Return

6 Ways President Trump Could Affect Your Tax Return

Though it's hard to predict which parts of Trump's tax policy will become law, it's worth taking a gaze into the future with these prognostications.

11/20/16 - 12:40 PM EST

The Trump Tax Plan and Your Wallet

The Trump Tax Plan and Your Wallet

Experts offer pointed advice about maximizing your take-home in the Trump Presidency

11/20/16 - 11:20 AM EST

No, Illegal Immigrants Don't Take Your Job

No, Illegal Immigrants Don't Take Your Job

Despite the widespread perception, illegal immigration has very little effect on American employment prospects. In fact, they might have actually helped you get you your last gig.

11/20/16 - 11:00 AM EST

IBM's Rometty Tells Trump Company Supports His Plans for Tax Reform Early in 2017

IBM's Rometty Tells Trump Company Supports His Plans for Tax Reform Early in 2017

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IBM's Ginny Rometty shared her ideas for Donald Trump's presidency in an open letter to him on Tuesday afternoon.

11/19/16 - 04:20 PM EST

Trump's DC Hotel Shows Threat of Unprecedented Conflicts of Interest in the White House

Trump's DC Hotel Shows Threat of Unprecedented Conflicts of Interest in the White House

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The path Donald Trump is currently on would represent an unprecedented conflict of interest in the presidency.

11/19/16 - 12:00 PM EST

Planning to Move to Canada After Trump's Win? It Isn't That Easy

Planning to Move to Canada After Trump's Win? It Isn't That Easy

Immigration, taxes and other money matters are much different in the Great White North.

11/19/16 - 11:00 AM EST