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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-
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, they...

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
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
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 are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-02/new-bond-fund-offers-flexi
NDT Technician - Radiographic Testing/RT, MT, PT, UT, ET /X-ray, gamma ray Job in Augusta 30901,

...Testing/RT, MT, PT, UT, ET /X-ray, gamma ray Apply A Level II RT NDT Technician is needed for a renowned Asset Management Organization. The NDT Technician is responsible to perform NDT inspections throughout a Power Generation...

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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
Small businesses temporarily sidestep health care law

...sidestep some of the headaches brought on by the new health care law.One of them is Huber Capital Management. The asset management firm is renewing its health insurance policy early, in 2013 instead of 2014.By renewing its policy this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-19/small-businesses-temporari
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-