Monthly Archives: April 2015

New Home Sales Sank 11.4% in March

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through April 25th US Stocks hit a new record high to end the week on profit reports topping expectations. The S&P 500 gained 1.8% and the Dow rose 1.4% for the week.  Abroad, Japan … Continue reading

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US Industrial Production Posted 1st Quarterly Decline Since Recession

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through April 18th New worries about Greece exiting from the eurozone combined with economic concerns to sink global stock markets for the week.  The S&P 500 fell 1.0% and the Dow eased 1.3% for … Continue reading

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Weekly Jobless Claims Fell to 15 Year Low

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through April 4th US stocks gained slightly over the week on some positive economic and corporate news.  The S&P 500 and Dow edged up 0.3% in the shortened week.  Internationally, Japan gained 0.8% and … Continue reading

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