Weekly Commentary April 28, 2008

The Markets Here’s some positive news. More than half of the institutional money managers surveyed in Barron’s semi-annual Big Money poll are bullish on the U.S. stock market through the end of this year. In fact, the survey found that 87% of the money managers expect...

Weekly Commentary April 21, 2008

The Markets Investors took a hard look at last week’s corporate earnings announcements and decided to throw themselves a party. As earnings reports season kicks into gear for the first quarter, we’re starting to see a two-tier scenario. Some companies, such as certain...

Weekly Commentary April 14, 2008

The Markets Do you remember the catchy old slogan from GE, “We bring good things to life?” Well, last week they reneged on their pledge. A surprising earnings shortfall from the giant Blue Chip company sent the financial markets into a tizzy last Friday. We’ve known...