4 Companies Helping People Boost Their Finances
Helping people without a banking relationship is big business, and you can invest in the companies positioning themselves to grow in this often overlooked sub-segment.
New Remittance Map Shows Where the Money Goes
US is the source of nearly three-fourths of all remittances sent in 2012.
Why Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Millennial Media, and Xoom Are Today's 3 Best Stocks
The S&P 500 dips for a third straight session, while Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Millennial Media, and Xoom shares rocketed higher.
Bitcoin Doesn't Stand a Chance Against This Industry Powerhouse
Increased compliance costs caused shares of Western Union to tank last year, but the company should actually get stronger relative to its competition like Xoom as a result. And while digital currencies like Bitcoin appear to pose a threat to Western Union's business model, this fear seems largely overwrought.
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1 Troubling Trend for Western Union
Western Union is losing the battle to defend its castle from MoneyGram and Xoom.
Growth From India Can Propel Western Union and Xoom
Indian remittances recently hit a record high, and are expected to head higher. So, Western Union and Xoom stand to benefit over the longer run.
1 Stock to Buy After a Big Sell-Off
Shares of Western Union fell by as much as 18% following the company's earnings report. Increased compliance costs are the culprit, but this seemingly bad news isn't really that bad at all.
Why Xoom Shares Plunged
Is Xoom's drop meaningful? Or just another movement?