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Funds are going smaller-game hunting for dividends

...Morningstar."People tend to overlook these small and mid-cap companies," says Jill Cuniff, president of Edge Asset Management, which runs the fund. "This space is absolutely under-covered by Wall Street," enabling investors to find...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-08/funds-are-going-smaller-ga
Dow tops 17,000 for first time after government says hiring picked up speed last month

...investor confidence."Right now the story is onward and upward," said Neil Massa, senior trader at John Hancock Asset Management.The Dow rose 92.02 points, or 0.5 percent, to finish at 17,068.26, an all-time high. The S&P 500...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-03/dow-tops-17000-first-time-
Electronics/Instrument Technician Job in Martinez 30907, Georgia US

...design and ensure the reliability and maintainability of new and modified installations. Developing a life cycle asset management program for the site instrumentation and field mounted control elements. Working with the process control...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Electronics-Instrument-Technic
AP survey: China's lending bubble could threaten US and global economies if not defused

...They've really got to change the way they do business," said William Cheney, a chief economist at John Hancock Asset Management. "But they have a good track record of doing just that."The source of concern is a surge in lending by Chinese...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-28/ap-survey-chinas-lending-b
Mid-cap stocks are mistakenly overlooked

...It really does represent the sweet spot," says Mariana Connelly, a client portfolio manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. "Unlike small caps, these companies are a little more seasoned and not quite as volatile. Unlike large caps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-18/mid-cap-stocks-are-mistake
Five-year funds can be fabulous if kept in context

...fund manager performed in a variety of markets, says David Lafferty, chief market strategist for Natixis Global Asset Management. It has $867.2 billion in assets under management.Since the late '90s, stocks have undergone three bull markets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-02/five-year-funds-can-be-fab
AT&T says shareholders don't have the right to know about NSA dealings

...those corporations that handle our personal data and communications," DiNapoli said.AT&T shareholders Trillium Asset Management in Boston and Durham, N.C.-based Arjuna Capital/Baldwin Brothers were also part of the revolt, which demands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-06/att-says-shareholders-dont
New bond fund offers flexibility in investing

...only small parts of the index, says Meg McClellan, global head of fixed-income market strategy at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Bond funds that must hew to a benchmark index, in contrast, are biased toward whichever governments and sectors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-02/new-bond-fund-offers-flexi
Money managers warning that stocks are due for a dip

...much higher from here without some corporate earnings growth," said Bob Doll, chief equity strategist at Nuveen Asset Management.Profit margins are already at record highs, and corporations spent most of 2013 increasing their earnings by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-27/money-managers-warning-sto
Investors are giving some stock pickers a chance

...Get me into gold miners, or get me out of financials," says Bill Mann, chief investment officer at Motley Fool Asset Management. "But in any sector, there are good performers and bad performers."Stocks have begun to move more independently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-25/investors-are-giving-some-