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Dollar Drag: surging buck hits US corporate earnings

...strength has meant the difference between a profit and a loss."It has really hit earnings," said Jack Ablin, chief investment officer at BMO Private Bank.Over the past year, the dollar has climbed 18 percent against major currencies. The surging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/dollar-drag-surging-buck-h
Stocks sink over oil, Europe worries

...into the market's mind that perhaps this is more of a demand issue than a supply issue," said Burt White, chief investment officer at LPL Financial. That raises questions "about the robustness of this recovery."The S&P 500 index dropped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-05/stocks-sink-over-oil-europ
Dow tops 18,000 as market reaches new highs

...market.THE QUOTE: Despite being at record highs, stocks are not overvalued, said Cameron Hinds, regional chief investment officer at Wells Fargo Private Bank."You have to understand that U.S. economic output is at an all-time high...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-12-23/dow-tops-18000-mar
Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

...intervention is the No. 1 thing investors worldwide are looking at right now," said Mike Serio, regional chief investment officer at Wells Fargo Private Bank. "In the short run, that looks pretty good for stocks."On Friday, China's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/dow-sp-500-push-further-re
US stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

...general trend right now in the U.S. stock market is going to be upward," said Kevin Mahn, the president and chief investment officer at Hennion & Walsh Asset Management.The S&P 500 rose 11.47 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2,023.57...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-05/us-stocks-gain-price-crude
Dow Jones surges as tech, energy stocks make gains

...been out of favor for some time, and it's probably about time it gets back in favor," said Jerry Braakman, chief investment officer of First American Trust.Stocks rose sharply Thursday even as oil resumed its slide. The price of oil fell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-18/dow-jones-surges-tech-ener
Incoming major league commissioner reorganizes top official spots

...appointments include: Dan Halem as chief legal officer; Tony Petitti as chief operating officer; Jonathan Mariner as chief investment officer; Bob Starkey as chief financial officer; and senior adviser and Pat Courtney as chief communications officer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-04/incoming-major-league-co
Big slump is no cause to ditch stock market

...the yield on the 10-year Treasury note to its lowest level in more than a year.Erik Davidson, the deputy chief investment officer for Wells Fargo Private Bank, says that big shifts in financial markets are a good time to rebalance the proportion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-10-25/big-slump-no-cause-ditch-stock-mark
US stock market has best week in nearly 2 years

...sell-off and we saw people buy on the bounce, and that looks like it will continue," said Brad McMillan, chief investment officer at Commonwealth Financial.Amazon reported a steeper-than-expected quarterly loss despite soaring sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/us-stock-market-has-best-w
Dow plunges 334, its worst day of 2014

...peak."Investors are not conditioned for this type of market after three good years," said Dean Junkans, chief investment officer for Wells Fargo Private Bank. "We've been long overdue for a correction."Words like "correction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-09/dow-plunges-334-its-worst-