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Recent articles by Jen:

Valeant’s New CEO Joe Papa Has a $17 Billion Ultimatum

If he pulls it off, he will make more than all of his peers combined. → Read More

These Stocks Have Already Decided If Trumpcare Will Pass

Ahead of Thursday's vote on Donald Trump's GOP healthcare bill to replace Obamacare, the stock market was predicting whether it would pass. → Read More

Bill Ackman Lost $7.7 Million Per Day on Valeant Stock

Here's how hedge fund manager Bill Ackman lost his whole $4 billion investment in Valeant stock—and then some—before selling out this week. → Read More

Yahoo’s New Male CEO Will Make Double Marissa Mayer’s Salary

Marissa Mayer's replacement as CEO of Yahoo, Thomas McInerney, will get paid twice as much as she did—for a job basically doing nothing. → Read More

What the SEC Bitcoin ETF Decision Means for the Future of Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin hit a record high then swung 35% in the span of a day. → Read More

Happy Birthday, Bull Market! It May Be Your Last

In human years, the current bull market in U.S. stocks is 133 years old. → Read More

Best Companies to Work For: Best Stocks to Buy for ESG Investor

Jerry Dodson picks stocks on Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For list. His Parnassus Endeavor fund has crushed the market for 10 years. → Read More

Women-Run Hedge Funds Are Beating the Rest

In a male-dominated field, women are putting up better numbers this year. → Read More

Snapchat IPO: Uber Drivers Buy Snap Stock, It's Tech Bubble

Here's the clearest sign that Snapchat's IPO means we're in a tech bubble, after Snap stock popped 44% on its first day trading. → Read More

Snapchat Stock: How Snap’s IPO Took Off With Non-Voting Shares

Like with Facebook, there is enough hype for Snap to maintain demand for its IPO despite the lack of voting rights for shareholders. → Read More

Snapchat IPO: A Guide to Buying Snap Stock

As Snapchat's parent company finally priced its IPO shares, here's a guide to buying Snap stock when it begins trading on the NYSE Thursday. → Read More

Startup JackThreads Lays Off Most Staff and Puts Itself Up for Sale

A little more than a year after splitting off Thrillist Media Group, Ben Lerer's e-commerce startup JackThreads puts itself up for sale. → Read More

Why Herbalife’s New CEO Says He’s Done With Bill Ackman’s ‘Hogwash’

The company's $200 million FTC settlement may have strengthened it. → Read More

Valeant Stock Is Bringing Bill Ackman’s Hedge Fund Back From the Dead

After the Pershing Square hedge fund manager's worst performance ever with two straight years of losses, Bill Ackman is on the rebound. → Read More

The Snapchat IPO Just Got a Lot Cheaper

As Snap Inc. approaches its IPO date, the Snapchat company has set the price of Snap stock. Here's how investors should value the company. → Read More

Does Salesforce Need A Hedge Fund Activist to Shake Up the Stock?

Activist investors including hedge funds Jana Partners and Corvex just bought stock in Salesforce. Does the CRM company need a shakeup? → Read More

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Just Quadrupled Its Apple Stock Bet

Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway is now one of Apple's largest stock holders, after increasing his stake to $7.7 billion. → Read More

The Acorns Investing App Actually Encourages You to Splurge On That Starbucks Latte

The robo-advisor app Acorns has funding from billionaires including Point72's Steve Cohen, but its clients make less than $100,000 a year. → Read More

Donald Trump Advisor: President Is Wrong on Mexico, BlackRock CEO Says

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink, a member of Donald Trump's business council, is worried about the President's policies on globalization and trade. → Read More

Snapchat IPO: Why Hedge Funds Won't Buy Snap Inc. Stock

It's the market's equivalent of taxation without representation. → Read More