On Memorial Day, we honor those who gave their lives for our country, and we also recognize the service of millions of current and former members of the U.S. Armed Forces. Veterans are entitled to certain benefits as a result of their having served, including healthcare, education, home loans, insurance, and employment services.
One little-known benefit for veterans focuses on those former....More>>>
Fiera Capital Corp trimmed its holdings in shares of Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:PTLA) by 10.0% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 49,386 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 5,460 shares during the period. Fiera Capital Corp’s holdings in Portola Pharmaceuticals....More>>>
For small businesses all across the U.S., business conditions will get better this year, most noticeably in the second half, when the overall economy shifts into higher gear. The rate of improvement will vary, of course, depending on the type of small business, where its located and the customers that it serves.
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Small cap Florida insurance stock Universal Insurance Holdings (NYSE: UVE) has taken a hit with shares downalmost 17%over the past week on predictions that Hurricane Irma would hit Florida albeit sharesrose 8.51%on Friday when it became clear that it would not be as catastrophic as feared:
Regional insurers would be vulnerable to losses in Florida because large national carriers retreated....More>>>
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Federal workers have updated a must-have tool for health insurance agents and brokers: the latest batch of national health care spending data.
A team at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)....More>>>