Monthly Archives: May 2015

Verizon to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through May 16th US stocks set new record highs as expectations for a Fed rate increase continue to be pushed back.  The S&P 500 rose 0.3% and the Dow gained 0.4% for the week.  … Continue reading

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April Jobs Report Rebounded

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through May 9th US Stocks ended up after a volatile week on positive hiring news that while showing an improving economy it was not thought strong enough to push the Fed to act sooner.  … Continue reading

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Auto Industry Consumers Continue Opting for Pickups & SUVs

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through May 2nd US Stocks ended the week down driven by mixed economic news.  For the week the S&P 500 fell 0.5% and the Dow was down 0.3%.  Internationally, stock markets fell harder with … Continue reading

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