Month: April 2019

Bethenny Frankel is selling her SoHo condo for $4.375 million. Tim Waltman/Compass There are several opportunities to live like a celebrity in New York City this spring. Bethenny Frankel, for example, has listed her SoHo condo for sale once again. Frankel bought the apartment in 2014 for $4.2 million. John Nacion/STAR MAX/IPx The Real Housewives star and
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It is more likely that the federal government will approve the Mexico-Canada trade agreement this year than infrastructure funding, according to Mick Mulvaney, the acting White House chief of staff. “Do you think an infrastructure deal is possible this year?” asked Marie Bartiromo, moderator of the Milken Institute Global Conference panel. “It should take two
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Consumer Staples 2018 was a difficult year for many stocks within the consumer staples sector. Generally speaking, the larger household names still provide consistently steady returns and pay dividends, but price increases and competition have put pressure on many names in the sector. The Amazon effect cannot be understated, as it has provided consumers with
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One of the light-bulb moments for many XRP Tip Bot users happens when they receive their first tip.   Confusion first sets in: “What is this?   How do I claim this XRP?”  is usually the response. And then we jump in with a helping hand, pointing them to the most intuitive and easy-to-use crypto
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Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Restaurant Brands International — Restaurant Brands reported weaker-than-expected quarterly earnings as sales in its Tim Horton’s business unexpectedly fell. The company posted a profit of 55 cents per share. Analysts polled by Refinitiv expected earnings of 58 cents per share. Tim Horton’s sales fell 0.6% in
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South Korean tech giant Samsung is reportedly developing its own blockchain network. It’s expected the venture will lead to a Samsung token in the near future. Samsung Blockchain According to an internal source “familiar with Samsung’s internal situation,” the company’s wireless division is building a mainnet based on the Ethereum blockchain. Led by its blockchain task
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Édouard CortèsPlace de la Republique en Soir15 ” x 21 5/8Oil on canvasSigned Rehs Galleries, Inc. Mesmerizing use of light and intoxicating bursts of brilliant color depict a bustling nighttime view of a prominent square in Paris, focused on a 31-foot tall bronze statue of Marianne, the personification of the French Republic. A moment in
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A woman browses the site of US home sharing giant Airbnb on a tablet. John MacDougall | AFP | Getty Images Airbnb is partnering with a major New York real estate developer, RXR Realty, to convert portions of New York City commercial properties into a “new category of urban lodging.” They are essentially hotel rooms
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The Rock House is in development Grace Bay Resorts Turks and Caicos’  luxury real estate market is hot.  It’s an easy three plus hours direct flight from New York’s JFK to Providenciales, the largest island in the Turks and Caicos chain. Providenciales is home to the Island’s largest population, luxury resorts and luxury residential development.
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Vanguard’s selection strategy The investment strategy described in (NYSE:VFMO)’s prospectus is to target primarily U.S. common stocks (from the Russell 3000 Index) with strong recent performance, which have tended to earn a higher return than those with weak recent performance. There was no evidence given why stocks with strong recent performance will earn a higher
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Lockheed Martin delivered the best conference call to its shareholders out of the defense sector, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday. The largest military contractor in the world, the Bethesda, Maryland-based manufacturer trounced analyst expectations on earnings per share, $5.99 versus $4.34, and revenue, $14.3 billion versus $12.6 billion. Raytheon, a major contractor for the U.S.,
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