A key question is how much money will adequately fund a special needs trust. The answer depends on factors such as the nature of the disability and level of care required. It could range from tens of thousands of dollars to millions. Financial planners who specialize in special needs can help a family consider the
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There are fewer listed companies in the United States today than there were in 1976, despite the fact that the country’s gross domestic product is three times larger now than it was then. Take that in for a moment. With the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes each kicking off the fourth quarter at
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U.S. drugstore company Walgreens Boots Alliance’s profit and revenue beat analysts’ estimates in the fourth quarter, as it benefited from an expansion of mail services. Shares of the company rose 4.3 percent to $70.15 in premarket trading on Wednesday after Walgreens also forecast 2018 earnings largely above Wall Street forecasts. Walgreens said it expects 2018
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Visa, the world’s largest payments network operator, reported an 11 percent increase in fourth-quarter profit on Wednesday, driven by its purchase of Visa Europe and as more people made payments using its network. Net income rose to $2.14 billion in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $1.93 billion a year ago. Earnings per Class A
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Bombardier’s most recent discussions about a Chinese tie-up centered on Comac, a Chinese state-owned firm developing passenger jets, according to a source familiar with the Canadian company’s thinking. Financial terms of any potential deal were not known. Comac did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Sources said Comac was also among the companies Bombardier
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CNBC’s Jim Cramer has noticed that this market is keen to forgive all kinds of underperformers, so he checked back in with two of the technology sector’s biggest dogs: GoPro and Fitbit. “Yep, in recent months, both GoPro, the maker of wearable, high-definition video cameras, and Fitbit, the king of wearable fitness trackers, have seen
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Brendan McDermid | Reuters Equifax trading information and the company logo are displayed on a screen where the stock is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Britain’s markets watchdog said it has opened an investigation into the hacking of U.S. credit reporting agency Equifax, which affected nearly 700,000
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