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Jack Markowitz Columns

Divestiture: What if folks stopped going to DiCaprio movies?

By Jack Markowitz
Unless they change their ways, the following companies active in Pittsburgh can kiss good-bye to any chance of attracting Leonardo DiCaprio as an investor: Consol Energy, Dominion Resources, EQT and First Energy, to name the most obvious. All are into ...

John Browne Columns

Browne: Rate hike prospect has mixed reactions

By John Browne
The Federal Reserve has kept short-term interest rates at near zero for more than nine years. Starting in 2013, the Fed announced the possibility of rate increases. Though a rate hike was predicted for the Fed meeting on Sept. 17, ...

Chris Posti Columns

Emotional intelligence crucial to meeting career goals

By Tribune-Review
You’ve heard of IQ, but are you familiar with EQ? Your EQ — also called your emotional intelligence — is your ability to manage yourself and your relationships with others so you can reach your goals as well as ...

John Dorfman Columns

Dorfman: Ducommun, Deckers stocks glitter like bargains on New Lows List

By John Dorfman
Stocks hitting new 52-week lows are obviously suffering from some kind of problem. But I’ve found the New Lows List a fruitful place to shop for bargains. The key is to separate problems that are temporary from those that are ...

Kim Komando Columns

3 Craigslist searches that score great deals

By Kim Komando
If you’re on the prowl for inexpensive furniture, clothes, books, a car or just about anything else, the online classified site Craigslist is a good place to start. People list a lot of great items for not a lot of ...

Andrea Kay Columns

Kay: It’s never too late to find your voice

By Andrea Kay
Editor’s note: This is Andrea Kay’s last column. I had an audacious idea in 1987. Out of all the billions of people on planet Earth, I decided that I would be the one to have my very own ...