The Times Herald : Investing Tips http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald en urn:article:12823357 Re-Reading the 2014 Tea Leaves -- Assessing Year-End Predictions http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/re-reading-the-2014-tea-leaves-assessing-year-end-predictions/12823357 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- While I'm not a fan of year-end prediction columns, I still find myself writing one each ad every year. More than… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:57:00 EDT urn:article:12823023 McDonalds Asia Says Goodbye to Big Mac on Meat Supplier Recall http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/mcdonalds-asia-says-goodbye-to-big-mac-on-meat-supplier-recall/12823023 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- China's most recent food health scare is hurting restaurant chains and even consumers. Last week, meat processor the Husi Food Company, the Shanghai… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:22:00 EDT urn:article:12823129 The 4 Top Reasons to Buy These 4 Fast Food Staple Stocks on a Dip http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/the-4-top-reasons-to-buy-these-4-fast-food-staple-stocks-on-a-dip/12823129 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Walk into any fast food restaurant around the world, and its almost a certainty there will be a product of Coca-Cola… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:56:00 EDT urn:article:12823340 Icahn Sees New Buyers for Family Dollar After $8.5 Billion Dollar Tree Bid http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/icahn-sees-new-buyers-for-family-dollar-after-85-billion-dollar-tree-bid/12823340 Updated from 2:25 p.m. EDT with analysts' comments NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Dollar General remains a better buyer of Family Dollar according to… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:45:00 EDT urn:article:12786749 Microsoft Stock Up, Giant Funds Use High Frequency Trading Clout http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/microsoft-stock-up-giant-funds-use-high-frequency-trading-clout/12786749 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Toward the end of June, Microsoft's  chart started to develop a compression pattern, building a solid technical support level for price just… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:06:00 EDT urn:article:12822243 What Makes Johnson & Johnson a Healthy Dividend Investment http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/what-makes-johnson-johnson-a-healthy-dividend-investment/12822243 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Ever since its inception in 1886, Johnson & Johnson has managed to grow significantly and has been a lucrative company… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:49:00 EDT urn:article:12823314 How to Shake Up Your ETF Portfolio in a Complacent Market http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/how-to-shake-up-your-etf-portfolio-in-a-complacent-market/12823314 NEW YORK (Fabian Capital Management) -- The risk of complacency is one that you can never really quantify. Often doing nothing is the hardest thing… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:11:00 EDT urn:article:12822948 Part-Time Employment Is a Full-Time Worry for the Economy http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/part-time-employment-is-a-full-time-worry-for-the-economy/12822948 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- This week U.S. growth and labor figures will be the focal point of financial markets. While many analysts tout the impressive… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:54:00 EDT urn:article:12823103 Why Diversification Doesn���t Always Mitigate Risk http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/why-diversification-doesnt-always-mitigate-risk/12823103 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- These days, it's clear that balancing a portfolio's exposure to different asset classes provides the potential for winning investments across various… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:38:00 EDT urn:article:12822214 Why MasterCard Must Take Charge to Overcome Long-Term Growth Risks http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-times-herald/story/why-mastercard-must-take-charge-to-overcome-long-term-growth-risks/12822214 NEW YORK (TheStreet) – With worst-than-expected results coming out from Visa , investors in MasterCard paid dearly on Friday for what is called in… Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:25:00 EDT