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Market Week: August 26, 2013

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The Markets Equities didn’t seem to suffer any ill effects after a technical glitch brought trading of Nasdaq-listed securities to a standstill for more than three hours on Thursday. In fact, the Nasaq actually posted the week’s strongest gains. The S&P 500 and small-cap Russell 2000 also were positive, but the Dow had its third […]

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Market Week: August 19, 2013

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The Markets Investor pessimism ruled the markets for the second week in a row. Both bad news (downbeat announcements from retail and tech bellwethers Wal-Mart and Cisco, heightened turmoil in Egypt) and good news (lower-than-expected weekly new jobless claims) were followed by waves of selling. After struggling all week, the Dow gave up more than […]

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August 17, 2013 – Guest Host Randy Hunt

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August 10, 2013 – Jason Lilly and the Bright Rock Funds

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Chris fields your calls and questions in the first hour of “Something More”, then is joined by Jason Lilly of Rockland Trust Wealth Management for the second hour. They discuss general market conditions, economic outlook, and the unique strategy of the Bright Rock Funds. To find out what the strategy entails, listen in to this […]

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Market Week: August 12, 2013

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The Markets With little fresh economic data and some hawkish hints from Fed officials about September’s monetary policy meeting, equities traders seemed to have decided that last week was a good time to take some profits in the wake of record highs. After five straight positive weeks, the Dow industrials took a breather, while the […]

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August 3, 2013 – The Boyd Brothers

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Chris is joined by his brother, Attorney F. Keats Boyd III, on this week’s edition of “Something More”. Chris and Keats discuss financial tips, estate planning, and estate settlement. In addition, they will answer your questions from the listener mailbag and live by phone.  Check out this episode

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MARKET WEEK: AUGUST 5, 2013

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The Markets Another week, another record close: Domestic equities once again probed record territory as economic data continued to be just good enough to encourage investors without provoking immediate tapering of the Federal Reserve’s economic support. The S&P 500 set a fresh record after passing 1,700 for the first time, and the Dow and the […]

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