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U.S. Stocks, The Next Fed Chairman & More

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through November 3rd US stocks rose over the week and ended at record highs on strong corporate earnings and potential tax reform. The S&P 500 gained 0.3% and the Dow rose 0.4% for the … Continue reading

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The IMF, the Fed’s September Meeting, Social Security Payments, and More

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through October 14th US stocks ended the week higher and hit records during the week on a positive outlook for third quarter earnings. The S&P 500 gained 0.2% and the Dow rose 0.4% for … Continue reading

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Bonds, Debt, Bankruptcy and More

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 23rd US Stocks edged up over the week led by bank stocks who reacted positively to the potential for another Fed rate increase this year. The S&P 500 rose 0.1% and the … Continue reading

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December Jobs Report Disappointing

Financial News for the Week Ending January 11th US stocks were up for the week on some positive economic news and reassurance of support from the Fed.  The Dow was down 0.2%, while the S&P 500 rose 0.6% for the … Continue reading

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