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3 Reasons Alibaba Stock Could Rise

Finance
[unable to retrieve full-text content]After reaching an all time high of 211 70 in June Alibaba NYSE BABA shares have shed nearly a third of their value as fears of an escalating trade war between China and the U S rattled investors Yet at this point the sell off appears overdone Here are three reasons why Latest Articles in
3 reasons to retire as early as you can

3 reasons to retire as early as you can

Finance
Planning young: a retirement roadmap Would you love to retire early? So many people have that goal, and for a variety of reasons. For some, it's a matter of escaping a tough work schedule and the pressures that come with it. For others, it's an opportunity to spend quality time with family and pursue hobbies. Many folks, however, have a hard time with the notion of retiring early, whether it be from a place of financial insecurity or guilt. But if early retirement appeals to you on any level, here are three reasons to go for it. 1. You can afford it Many folks slack in the retirement savings department all their lives. Case in point: The average American aged 50 to 55 has $ 124,831 socked away for the future, according to the Economic Policy Institute, which isn't a wh...
5 Reasons This Nutritionist Buys Frozen Fruits and Veggies

5 Reasons This Nutritionist Buys Frozen Fruits and Veggies

Health
Frozen foods get a bad rap for being processed junk, but the truth is, some of the healthiest foods in the market are in the freezer section. Here are five important reasons to stock up today, and all year round, on iced veggies and fruits:They’re mature - in a good way!The minute a fruit or veggie is picked, it begins to lose nutrients, so exactly when it’s plucked, and how long after harvesting you eat it impacts its nutritional value. Because most frozen fruits and veggies are frozen shortly after they’re harvested, they’re allowed to fully ripen, which means they’re chock full of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, and freezing “locks in” many of their nutrients. On the flip side, much of the fresh produce in your supermarket was reaped over ...
The battle for Sky: Five reasons why it matters

The battle for Sky: Five reasons why it matters

Business
Powerful media firms with deep pockets are lining up to try to buy Sky.The Rupert Murdoch-controlled 21st Century Fox is in a bidding war with US media giant Comcast over the prize, with billions of pounds at stake.This is all very good news for Sky shareholders, but why else is it important?1. Sky is a big playerSky is "a jewel in a crown", says media analyst Alice Enders.The broadcaster has nearly 23 million pay-TV subscribers in Europe, with more scope for expansion there than in the US, and it has a broadband business.In February, Sky Sports won the rights to UK Premier League TV packages, and Sky also licenses shows including Game of Thrones, as well as producing its own original content.2. The impact on pricesNo matter who ...
Crypto trader explains 3 reasons ethereum is a better bet than bitcoin

Crypto trader explains 3 reasons ethereum is a better bet than bitcoin

Finance
Bitcoin is on the decline, but ethereum might be a better bet in cryptocurrency, Brian Kelly told CNBC. Bitcoin, the most popular digital coin and largest by market cap, was priced around $ 6,400 on Friday — a staggering decline from its December highs of around $ 19,500. But cryptocurrency is still a relatively new industry, and while all eyes are on bitcoin, Kelly, founder and CEO of BKCM LLC, an investment firm focused on digital currencies, said there are other digital coins that investors might want to consider. "Just remember," Kelly sa...