Jul 16, 2018 - Google is collaborating with a North Texas community college to bring its professional certificate course to students, in an attempt to develop a qualified IT labor pool.
When the Silicon Valley tech company found it challenging to find and hire qualified IT support specialists, it started training workers on the job, on the Google campus. The training program proved successful, so Google started offering the training program as an online course earlier this year. Now, it has announced that about…
Jul 16, 2018 - June marks the eighth month I have officially tracked the taxable account's dividend income. The total amount of dividend income received was $676.96.Southern Company and Exxon were the only two compa
Jul 16, 2018 - A second-quarter review reveals outstanding year-over-year income growth for the DG50.Believe it or not, long-time laggard KMI set the pace.20 other DG50 positions also experienced double-digit income
Jul 14, 2018 - June 2018 is over, which ends the second quarter of the year as well. I am always excited to see quarter ending results. I was not able to break the all-time high dividend record, but I did come very
Jul 14, 2018 - Residents of one of Mexico’s rainiest regions often have no water to drink, so many hydrate with soda. The impact on public health has been devastating.
Jul 13, 2018 - Balanced funds’ straightforward mix of stocks and bonds can discourage investors from behaving in self-defeating ways, leading to strong returns.
Jul 13, 2018 - When a broken water main sent 15 million gallons surging into Center City streets, public attention was riveted by scenes of pedestrians sloshing along and a cave-in that threatened to swallow the intersection of Juniper and Sansom.
The July 3 rupture raised a lot of questions for Philadelphians. Chief among them: Is the city’s water infrastructure too old or too shoddy to prevent such events? Is the Water Department, like seemingly everything else, underfunded?
According to current and former…
Jul 13, 2018 - The first half of 2018 is already over, so it is time to look back at how our portfolio performed, the purchases we made and to check our income growth.Our total return trails the S&P 500 slightly, bu
Jul 13, 2018 - Exxon Mobil (XOM +0.9%), "once a 'perfect machine,' is running dry," according to a WSJ profile, "struggling as the energy business shifts and investors look elsewhere for profits." X
Jul 12, 2018 - The S&P 500 is widely regarded as the best single gauge of large-cap U.S. equities. The index includes 500 leading companies and captures approximately 80% coverage of available market capitalization.