3 Reasons I'm Paying My Mortgage Off Early Even Though It Doesn't Make Financial Sense

3 Reasons I'm Paying My Mortgage Off Early Even Though It Doesn't Make Financial Sense
Paying off your mortgage early really doesn’t make financial sense . Your mortgage interest rate is probably lower than the rate of return you could earn on investments, which means you’ll likely end up with less money by prepaying your mortgage than you would’ve if you’d taken that cash and invested it. Because of the opportunity cost, I’ve argued against taking... Read More

Sorry, Jeff Sessions: Congress Aims to Extend Medical Marijuana Protections

Sorry, Jeff Sessions: Congress Aims to Extend Medical Marijuana Protections
In our neighbor to the north, the cannabis industry is budding at an incredible pace. Canada legalized medicinal marijuana all the way back in 2001, and Health Canada, its version of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has been overseeing licensing and production ever since. Today, Canada stands on the verge of legalizing recreational cannabis. A bill introduced... Read More

Can Facebook Stock Bounce Back After Last Week's 14% Drop?

Can Facebook Stock Bounce Back After Last Week's 14% Drop?
It’s fair to say that Facebook (NASDAQ: FB)  has gotten itself into a bit of a pickle. A growing number of users and investors are turning on the social-networking giant after data security concerns surfaced. An expose on Cambridge Analytica’s tactics in potentially helping sway the 2016 presidential elections claimed that the data-analytics firm gained access to about 50 million... Read More

Beer Will Take Center Stage Once Again When Constellation Brands Reports This Week

Beer Will Take Center Stage Once Again When Constellation Brands Reports This Week
As has been the case for each of its last three earnings reports, investors have high expectations for Constellation Brands ‘ (NYSE: STZ)  fiscal 2018 fourth quarter announcement. That’s mainly because, while the broader beer industry was flat in 2017, Constellation enjoyed spiking demand, rising prices, and increased distribution. Its twin successes of increased market share and improving profitability supported... Read More