Monthly Archives: January 2013

Positive U.S. economic readings

Financial News for the Week Ending January 26th The S&P 500 crossed the 1,500 point barrier for the first time in over five years to finish the week at 1,503. Friday was the 8th consecutive day of gains, the longest … Continue reading

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Dow Had Highest Finish Since December 2007

Financial News for the Week Ending January 19th The Dow had its highest finish since December 2007 on positive earnings over the week and news that a deal to extend the debt ceiling for three months was being finalized.  For … Continue reading

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“Accounting to Our Community”

Raffa was recently featured in Growth Strategies, The Journal of Accounting Marketing and Sales, for our leading corporate social responsibility (CSR) efforts. Their special section on this topic noted that many accounting firms are adding CSR consulting, accounting and auditing … Continue reading

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S&P 500 Hit a Five-Year High

Financial News for the Week Ending January 12th US stocks continued to rise over the week over optimism about earnings season with the S&P 500 hitting a five year high. The index as well as the Dow rose 0.4% for … Continue reading

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Nonprofit Finance Executives: We Want to Hear from You!

Raffa and Raffa Wealth Management (RWM) are launching the Study on Nonprofit Investing (SONI) survey on January 10th. The study is designed to provide senior finance executives at nonprofit organizations with peer benchmarking data on investment policies and investment performance. … Continue reading

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