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Media Spin-Offs

Tickers: NWSA, TIME

If a big company's honchos are spinning off a business—suggesting they apparently don't like it—why should you? asks turnaround expert…

GLOBAL

Volkswagen Group: More than VWs

Tickers: VLKAY

Early indications are that Mario Draghi's quantitative easing program is working, suggests Tyler Laundon, editor of Top Stock Insights.

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Seasonality: Beware the Dead Zone

Tickers: SPX

Despite the sage advice offered for decades to buy and hold for the long-term, the long-term investing strategy has really only been effective…

OPTIONS

Options for Beginners—Part 3

Tickers: FB

Options instructor Russ Allen, of Online Trading Academy, offers the third part of his Options for Beginners series. By citing this powerhouse…

STOCKS

Hercules: Value in Venture Capital

Tickers: HTGC

Business development companies (BDCs) operate under special tax rules that allow them to not pay corporate income taxes, explains Tim Plaehn, editor…