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MARKET WEEK: APRIL 27, 2015

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The Markets At long last: Proverbial corks were flying last week as the Nasdaq finally broke its 15-year-old record, set in March 2000, to close the week at 5092.08. The 3.25% weekly jump was driven largely by earnings reports from several large technology stalwarts. The S&P 500 also posted a new high, as indexes other […]

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April 18, 2015 – Dan Wolf & Stephen Moore

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On this week’s Something More with Chris Boyd a thoughtful political discussion contrasting progressive & conservative views. Chris has an in depth discussion with State Senator and founder of Cape Air, Dan Wolf.  If we are in part a product of our experiences, then learning more about Dan’s past success in career and business, and […]

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MARKET WEEK: APRIL 20, 2015

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The Markets Investor fears returned with a vengeance on Friday, as markets tumbled across the globe. Domestic indexes were down 1% or more for the week, while the Global Dow fell nearly a quarter percent. The yield on the 10-year Treasury fell to 1.87%. Observers attributedFriday‘s stock market losses to a series of lackluster earnings […]

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April 11, 2015 – Mike Burton Co-Hosts

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Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage co-hosts this week’s edition of Something More with Chris. They chat about the spring housing market and get down to the basics of the mortgage process. Debt ratios and credits scores are some of the topics which they examine. The second hour focuses on annuities and some of the hidden […]

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MARKET WEEK: APRIL 13, 2015

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The Markets Despite a weaker-than-expected jobs report released on Good Friday, a day when markets were closed, last week proved to be a positive one for stocks. Driven in part by a major strategic announcement released by General Electric (GE) on Friday, large caps ended the week up more than 1.5%, while a 2.23% gain […]

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April 4, 2015 – Guest Host Jason Lilly

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Jason Lilly of Rockland Trust fill in for Chris on this week’s edition of Something More. Jason has a jam packed lineup of guests, including Gary Friedmann, Brian Callow, Troy Renauld, Doug Butler, David Smith, and Bill Dion. Topics discussed include market outlook, stock picks, diversification, wealth management, portfolio construction, and goal based investing. Listen […]

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MARKET WEEK: APRIL 6, 2015

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The Markets The Russell 2000 continued to be more resilient than its domestic large-cap brethren, which ended the week little changed. The small caps even managed to steal the year-to-date lead from the Nasdaq, which had the week’s weakest performance. The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield fell as prices rose after a disappointing jobs report spurred […]

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QUARTERLY MARKET REVIEW: JANUARY-MARCH 2015

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The Markets Volatility continued to rule the domestic equities markets. After losing ground in January, the major indices had a strong February. March saw early losses, then solid gains, with the Dow industrials, S&P 500, and Russell 2000 all hitting closing highs, and the Nasdaq closing above 5000 for the first time in 15 years, […]

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