‘Educated’ by Tara Westover is Amazon’s top choice for ‘Best Books’ list

‘Educated’ by Tara Westover is Amazon’s top choice for ‘Best Books’ list
“Educated: A Memoir” by Tara Westover was named Best Book of the Year by Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, -1.49% book editors, topping the Best Books of 2018 list. In the book, which President Obama also praised, Westover recounts her upbringing in a survivalist family in Idaho and eventual Ph.D. education at Cambridge University. Other books on the list include “Washington Black,”... Read More

Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Reveals Dementia Diagnosis

Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Reveals Dementia Diagnosis
Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor revealed Tuesday she has been diagnosed with the early stages of dementia and will withdraw from public life. “Some time ago, doctors diagnosed me with the beginning stages of dementia, probably Alzheimer’s disease,” O’Connor wrote in an open letter to her friends and fellow Americans. “As this condition has progressed, I am no... Read More

Singapore Inflation Unchanged In September

Singapore Inflation Unchanged In September
Singapore’s headline consumer price inflation was unchanged in September, while the core figure eased, preliminary data from the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed on Tuesday. The consumer price index rose 0.7 percent year-on-year, same as in August. Economists had expected a slightly higher figure of 0.8 percent. A smaller decline in accommodation costs... Read More

Futures Move Lower Following Producer Prices Report

Futures Move Lower Following Producer Prices Report
The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a lower opening on Wednesday, with stocks likely to move to the downside after closing mixed for two consecutive sessions. Stock futures fluctuated earlier in the day before coming under pressure following the release of the Labor Department’s report on producer price inflation in the month of September. The report said producer... Read More

Stanford Ranked First To Learn About Blockchain Technology

Stanford Ranked First To Learn About Blockchain Technology
In response to rising interest from students, CoinDesk has compiled a list of top ten universities in the United States that have invested heavily in developing curricula and resources around blockchain technology. According to an analysis by the news site specializing in bitcoin and digital currencies, Stanford University in California is the best place to learn about blockchain technology. Interdisciplinary... Read More

The 4 Stages of the Investor Emotion Cycle

The 4 Stages of the Investor Emotion Cycle
By David Harden There are many catalysts that influence the stock market – the internal developments that take place within companies, worldwide events, inflation rates, interest rates, exchange rates and more. All of these factors affect the way stocks might rise and fall. In addition to the impact of these actions and changes, though, there is an emotional and psychological influence at work. While... Read More

Legacy Education Alliance Stock to Watch

Legacy Education Alliance Stock to Watch
Legacy Education Alliance, Inc. (OTCQB: LEAI) stock shot up 48% to $0.37 cents on higher than average volume. The Company is an international provider of practical, high-quality, and value-based educational training on the topics of personal finance, entrepreneurship, real estate, and financial markets investing strategies and techniques. They’ve recently released their fiscal year end results where revenue decreased $9.3 million... Read More