Monthly Archives: March 2015

Heinz and Kraft to Merge in a $49 Billion Deal

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through March 28th US stocks fell over the week on weak economic data and corporate earnings concerns.  The S&P 500 and Dow sank 2.3% for the week.  Internationally, Japan was down 1.4% and Europe … Continue reading

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US Industrial Production Rose in February

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through March 21st US Stocks rose over the week on the dovish comments from the Fed meeting.  The S&P 500 gained 2.7% and the Dow rose 2.1% for the week. The Russell 2000 hit … Continue reading

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US Stocks Slid for Third Straight Week

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through March 14th US Stocks slid for the third straight week on concerns over future corporate earnings due to the spike in the dollar.  The S&P 500 sank 0.9% and the Dow dropped 0.6%.  … Continue reading

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