South Carolina Republican strategists make their mark

...state has become a hotbed for political strategists. Scott Howell and Heath Thompson worked...one South Carolina's top political strategists, and the late Lee Atwater, the native...presidential primary also introduces political strategists to national politicians who "have got...

Money managers warning that stocks are due for a dip

...investor, but few market strategists believe that 2014 will be...percent.On average, market strategists expect 2014 to be somewhat...said Bob Doll, chief equity strategist at Nuveen Asset Management...The consensus among market strategists is that profit growth will...

Michelle Obama stumps for Nunn in Ga. Senate race

...campaign, first lady Michelle Obama was more popular in some states than her husband," said Tharon Johnson, a Democratic strategist who led Obama's re-election campaign in the South. "She generates an enormous amount of support from women and will...

US job growth drops to 142,000, slowest in 8 months

...certainly hasn't been confirmed by any of the other indicators that we've seen," said Liz Ann Sonders, chief investment strategist at Charles Schwab. "It did smack of an outlier."August's job figures tend to be unusually volatile and are typically...

Wall Street strategists divided on market direction in 2003

...Morgan Stanley, chief U.S. strategist Steve Galbraith also predicts...senior institutional equity strategist Tobias Levkovich gives an...But there are also those strategists who don't see much changing...Dickson, senior market strategist at Lowry's Research Reports...

Asian crisis shocks strategists

...analysts, economists and investment strategists, Money praised the "economic miracle...the magazine's chief investment strategist. Mr. Sivy does not lack for company...said Rao Chalasani, chief investment strategist at Everen Securities in Chicago. Another...

Leak looks hard to repair

...advisers by a group of Democratic consultants, pollsters and strategists seeking to broaden her appeal outside of metro Atlanta...are shortcomings identified by a liberal's own liberal strategists."Nothing in the memos will be particularly shocking for...

S&P 500 trades above 2,000 points for first time

...000 in the first hour of trading Monday."Closing above that level is going to be the big test," said JJ Kinahan, chief strategist at TD Ameritrade. "The S&P 500 overall is a sea of green, which is a great thing to see for those who are bullish...

As stocks rise, investors question if it's time to cash out

...the fastest pace in eight years."This recovery will last several more years," says Jim Paulsen, the chief investment strategist at Wells Capital Management.Analysts expect earnings from companies in the S&P 500 to rise 8 percent this year, then...

Staffers downplay idea of Kerry sweep

...in five Democratic presidential contests Tuesday, party strategists say, with dreams of a decisive sweep hinging on two states...Clark and Mr. Edwards locked in a three-way race. Party strategists and polls gave Mr. Kerry the edge in New Mexico (26 delegates...