Greek 'day of reckoning' shakes stock markets

...the first drop since 2009.Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at Wells Capital Management, said stocks are now somewhat...the party is over in China," said Doug Cote, chief market strategist for Voya Investment Management. "China recognizes that it...

Why your rent will rise again this year

...millennials, or 18- to 34-year-olds, simply prefer renting.That's true for Alyssa Hankins, a marketing and social media strategist in Los Angeles. She moved in February to a newly opened complex where rents range from $2,325 for a studio to $5,920...

US economy ekes out 0.2 percent growth rate in first quarter

...strong rebound to growth of 4.6 percent in the spring and a jump of 5 percent in the third quarter.Dan Greenhaus, chief strategist at BTIG, believes the first quarter will prove to be the year's low point, though acknowledges that the momentum so far...

Nasdaq trades above dot-com record as US stocks advance; GM falls on weak earnings

...It's a major psychological barrier, but in the end, it's just a number," said Scott Wren, the senior global equity strategist at Wells Fargo Advisors.The Nasdaq's advance was part of a broader move higher by the stock market Thursday. The Dow...

Phil Mickelson | The Masters

...With: Phil Mickelson Posted: 04/06/11 Mickelson taking it easy Posted: 04/05/11 Phil Mickelson is nothing if not a strategist. He's always thinking ahead of terms of what will serve him best in competition and Tuesday was another example. Jacket...

Strategist says impact from Y2K bug minimal

...be discussed Tuesday when Salomon Smith Barney's senior portfolio strategist speaks at a local investment seminar. John L. Manley, the brokerage's top equity strategist, will give a one-hour presentation on "Stock Market Outlook: 1999...

Investment strategist addresses luncheon

...sponsored by the Augusta/Aiken branch of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.Darst, a managing director and chief investment strategist for the company, regularly appears on CNBC, Fox News and Bloomberg and has written six books.He talked Tuesday about topics...

Garofalo guest stars as strategist on 'The West Wing'

NEW YORK - Janeane Garofalo will guest star as a controversial media strategist for three episodes on NBC's "The West Wing" this fall. Garofalo's character, Louise Thornton, is hired by Democratic Congressman...

Beating Obama in 2012 won't be easy, GOP strategist says

ATHENS, Ga. -- Nine months from the start of the 2012 primaries, Republican political strategist Ralph Reed says it's a tossup whether President Obama will win a second term"I believe this will be a hard-fought, bitterly...

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

...noted that the economy, which it previously said was growing solidly, has "moderated somewhat."Dan Greenhaus, chief strategist at BTIG, said the Fed's statement Wednesday lowered the odds of mid-year rate hike."What's important about this...