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2016 Investment Review and Expectations for 2017

Fri, February 17, 2017 - 10:15:00 am
Mark Meulenberg, CFA, Chief Investment Officer of VNB Wealth, reviews 2016 and offers some insight for 2017.


Value Investor Insight - Interview With Mark Meulenberg

Thu, September 29, 2016 - 9:17:00 am
Some investors have a penchant for high-quality compounders and some for somewhat-hairy special situations. Mark Meulenberg has an affinity for both.


2015 Year in Review and a look forward to 2016

Thu, January 21, 2016 - 4:41:00 pm
Mark Meulenberg, CFA, Chief Investment Officer of VNB Wealth, reviews 2015 and offers some insight for 2016.


From the Desk of Mark Meulenberg, CFA, Chief Investment Officer

Fri, January 15, 2016 - 4:40:00 pm
Mark Meulenberg, CFA, Chief Investment Officer of VNB Wealth, shares some perspective and insight on the recent market volatility.


VNB Wealth Management highlighted in Value Investor Insight

Fri, October 16, 2015 - 3:42:00 pm
Value Investor Insight’s most recent edition highlights the investment opportunity in Discovery Communications (ticker: DISCK) as discussed with Mark Meulenberg, Chief Investment Officer for VNB Wealth Management.


U.S., China to See Who Blinks First in Economic ‘Chicken’ Game

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 5:00:00 pm

U.S., China to See Who Blinks First in Economic ‘Chicken’ GameThe U.S. and China’s high-stakes game of economic “chicken” reaches a critical juncture in the next two weeks, as the world’s largest trading partners approach deadlines on tariffs and other barriers that may determine who blinks first. The Treasury Department on Friday is due to announce restrictions on Chinese investment in the U.S. as well as enhanced export controls, as part of the Trump administration’s actions taken under Section 301 to respond to China’s alleged theft of U.S. intellectual property. President Donald Trump in March directed Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to address investment concerns in critical U.S. technologies.



Did You Max Out Your 401(k) Last Year? Only 13% of Participants Did

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 3:18:00 pm

Did You Max Out Your 401(k) Last Year? Only 13% of Participants DidMaxing out a 401(k) isn't easy -- but it'll leave you sitting pretty in retirement.



2 Big Reasons Why I'm Not Worried About Starbucks

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 12:05:00 pm

2 Big Reasons Why I'm Not Worried About StarbucksThe coffee giant's comp sales growth slowed dramatically this quarter. But two key growth drivers are set to kick in and drive faster growth over the next few years.



Xiaomi IPO Set to Be the World's Biggest in Nearly Two Years

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 10:24:44 pm

Xiaomi IPO Set to Be the World's Biggest in Nearly Two YearsJun.24 -- Xiaomi's IPO is priced at up to 29.3 times forecast earnings and its CFO says the company deserves such a premium. Bloomberg Intelligence's Vey-Sern Ling discusses the IPO on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."



Tandem Diabetes Takes Aim at Medtronic's Artificial Pancreas

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 7:00:00 am

Tandem Diabetes Takes Aim at Medtronic's Artificial PancreasThe FDA signed off on the upstart's automatic insulin delivery system.



Bitcoin Tanks Again and There is Likely to be More to Come

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 2:29:33 am

Bitcoin Tanks Again and There is Likely to be More to ComeBitcoin is down again and, while faring better than some of the majors, there may well be more pain to come before the Bitcoin bulls can come out of hiding.



Apple has strong words for anyone who wants to 'jailbreak' their iPhone to run unauthorized apps (AAPL)

Sat, June 23, 2018 - 9:30:00 am

Apple has strong words for anyone who wants to 'jailbreak' their iPhone to run unauthorized apps (AAPL)Some iPhone enthusiasts like to hack their own devices to apply tweaks and other unauthorized features.Apple says you shouldn't do that. Not only can jailbreaking make your iPhone run worse, and leave it more vulnerable to hackers — it can make it ineligible for service at Apple stores. 



JetBlue’s founder wants to turn a 73-year-old airline and its home in Portugal into the next gateway into Europe

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 8:57:00 am

JetBlue’s founder wants to turn a 73-year-old airline and its home in Portugal into the next gateway into EuropeDavid Neeleman is best known for his role as either the founder or co-founder of a host of success airlines including WestJet, JetBlue, and Azul. Since 2015, Neeleman has been the co-owner TAP Air Portugal. Neeleman led a consortium of investors that successfully privatized the debt-ridden government-owned airline.



Long-Term Investors Take Note -- These 5 Big Pharma Companies Have the Best Pipelines

Sun, June 24, 2018 - 6:32:00 am

Long-Term Investors Take Note -- These 5 Big Pharma Companies Have the Best PipelinesThese drugmakers arguably have the strongest pipelines. But are they all great stocks to buy?



Saudi Oil Minister Says Women Drivers Will Boost Gasoline Demand

Sat, June 23, 2018 - 7:00:01 pm

Saudi Oil Minister Says Women Drivers Will Boost Gasoline DemandThe end of Saudi Arabia’s driving ban for women will have an impact on the economy and gasoline consumption, the energy minister said. “There will be more cars on the road,” Khalid Al-Falih said in Vienna, where he was attending an OPEC meeting. "Women will be more empowered and more mobile and I think they will participate more in the job market over time, so I think it’s going to contribute to employment of females in Saudi Arabia.