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Job report offers mixed bag for Federal Reserve

...first rate hike in years will be sorely disappointed," said Megan Greene, the chief economist at John Hancock Asset Management.Nevertheless, the prospect of higher interest rates weighed heavy on the stock market Friday, with the Dow Jones...

Gold falls to lowest level in five years on dollar strength

...best time for investors to dump their gold holdings, said Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at Wells Fargo Asset Management.The price of gold is falling in part because many investors are becoming over confident in the resilience of the...

Morgan Stanley 2Q profit falls 9 percent

...at all three of its core businesses.The investment bank and asset management firm earned $1.67 billion, down from $1.82 billion. On...billion versus $3.7 billion a year earlier, helped by higher asset management fees.

Media CEOs dominate ranks of top-paid executives

...was going in the same direction," said Bess Joffe, managing director of corporate governance at TIAA-CREF, an asset management company. "We would also expect, in a downturn, for the compensation numbers to fall."The gap between pay for...

Greek debt crisis sends US markets to worst day of year

...doesn't know what the fallout is going to be," said David Lafferty, the chief market strategist at Natixis Global Asset Management. "But the U.S. market feels that it is relatively contained at this point."Over the weekend, the European...

Spotify gets $526 million in new funding as Apple enters streaming market

...participating in the Spotify funding include Halcyon Asset Management, GSV Capital, D.E. Shaw & Co., Technology Crossover Ventures, Northzone and P. Schoenfeld Asset Management, said the person familiar with the matter, who...

Augusta VA to look at clinic in Jefferson County

...of the VA's Southeast Network, wrote Wheeler earlier this year that a review of his proposal with the Capital Asset Management, Engineering and Support office, found a hospital in Louisville does not meet "necessary criteria."In identifying...

Of Mutual Interest: Will shrinking earnings halt the stock market's run?

...companies, like restaurant chains and retailers, says Susan Bao, a portfolio manager who co-manages JPMorgan Asset Management's U.S. Large Cap Core Plus Fund."As we go into the latter part of this year, hopefully some of the good...

Federal Reserve says no rate hike is likely until job market improves and inflation rises

...rate hike," Greenhaus said in a note to clients.Patrick Maldari, a senior fixed-income specialist at Aberdeen Asset Management, agreed that the Fed appears in no hurry to raise short-term rates."They went out of their way to talk about weakness...