Adults over 40 took the lead in what researchers are calling the “the largest marathon study of recreational runners ever conducted.” Compiling a total of 3.5 million marathon data records, researchers analyzed marathon data information on nearly 3 million runners from 39 countries, seven continents and some 238 nationalities in 784 marathons between 2014 and
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Avis Budget shares soared nearly 11 percent after hours Wednesday following the release of the rental car company’s fourth-quarter earnings beat. Earnings per share were 53 cents, beating estimates of 37 cents. Revenue was posted as $2.05 billion, compared to the $2.04 forecast by analysts surveyed
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This photo made on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Zelienople, Pa., shows 1040 tax forms printed from the Internal Revenue Service web page that are used for 2018 U.S. federal tax returns. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)ASSOCIATED PRESS The 2019 Tax Season (to file returns for the 2018 tax year) is now full swing, but that doesn’t
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Disney and Nestle have paused advertising on YouTube after reports of a pedophile network rampant in the comments of monetized videos, according to Bloomberg. Fortnite maker Epic Games has also paused some advertising, a spokesperson confirmed to CNBC. The controversy stems from reports that pedophiles have latched onto videos of young children, often girls, marking
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The University of California, San Diego, through its Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study (ADCS)—the largest Alzheimer’s clinical trials consortium in the United States—is coordinating a new national clinical trial for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease (AD).  And all sites are currently looking for volunteers. A progressive, fatal neurodegenerative dementia that accounts for 60 – 80 percent of dementia
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Investor Sentiment photo credit: GettyGetty MetaProp, the leading early-stage PropTech accelerator and advisory firm, just released the results of its latest Global PropTech Confidence Index. MetaProp produces the Index twice a year in partnership with the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) and The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The Global PropTech Confidence Index is
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Mortgage debt in retirement presents an additional planning challenge.Retirement Researcher More Americans are now entering retirement while still carrying a mortgage. In 2014, the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau reported that the percentage of Americans aged sixty-five and older with a mortgage rose from 22 percent in 2001 to 30 percent in 2011—a rise from 3.8
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Even Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems to get why consumers might find its Portal creepy. In the first of a series of discussions on technology of society Zuckerberg had as part of his annual personal challenge, Zuckerberg appeared to unwittingly concede the key criticism of Facebook’s new video calling device. While talking about his desire
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Garmin reported quarterly results that beat Wall Street estimates on Wednesday on the back of higher demand for its smartwatches and navigation systems and forecast full-year revenue above expectations. Shares of the company rose 4.2 percent to $73.97 in light trading before the bell. Garmin, which started as a navigation device maker, has benefited in
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CVS Health on Wednesday reported mixed fourth-quarter results. Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall Street was expecting, based on a survey of analysts by Refinitiv: Earnings per share: $2.14, adjusted, vs. $2.05 expected Revenue: $54.42 billion vs. $54.58 billion expected For the full year of 2019, CVS forecasts adjusted earnings between $6.68
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