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Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

...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 central bank lowered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/dow-sp-500-push-further-re
US home sales rise in October

...January.Still, there are signs that home sales will improve in 2015.The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo index rose to 58 this month, up from 54 in October, a sign that sales of newly-built homes should continue to improve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-20/us-home-sales-rise-october
Philadelphia Flyers to finally honor Eric Lindros

...the fold and become an appreciated ? and no longer ignored ? part of team history.Lindros returns tonight to the Wells Fargo Center when he is inducted into the Flyers Hall of Fame. Lindros has some company for the big night: Legion of Doom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-11-19/flyers-finally-honor-eric-
US home construction drops 2.8 percent in October

...rebounded in November as both sales expectations and buyer traffic improved. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo index rose to 58 this month, up from 54 in October.That puts the index just short of September's reading of 59...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-19/us-home-construction-drops
Halliburton buying Baker Hughes in $34.6 billion deal

...The combined entity would not have the breadth or depth of Schlum berger," wrote Judson Bailey, an analyst at Wells Fargo in a research report before the deal was reached. But, "we do believe (Halliburton-Baker Hughes) creates a more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/halliburton-buying-baker-h
National average price of gas to average less than $3 for 2015, 13 percent drop from 2014

...trend over the last few years where consumers can't stretch a dollar far enough," says Tim Quinlan, an economist at Wells Fargo.Quinlan says the price of gasoline is one of the three big drivers of consumer confidence, along with stock prices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-12/national-average-price-gas
Rickie Fowler reaches three of his four goals

...everything except for getting the win."Fowler has only two victories since he turned pro in the fall of 2009. He won the Wells Fargo Championship in 2012, and he won the Korea Open. Both times, Rory McIlroy was the runner-up. His closest call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-05/rickie-fowler-reaches-three-
Man threatens to use knife at Tobacco Road bank

...at a local bank.Robert Thurmond Horne, of Hephzibah, was transported to 400 Walton Way after three employees at Wells Fargo Bank on the 2500 block of Tobacco Road said Horne threatened them with a knife and said he would return to the bank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-04/man-threatens-use-knif
Big slump is no cause to ditch stock market

...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 of stocks and bonds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-10-25/big-slump-no-cause-ditch-stock-mark
Augusta-area companies enjoying lower fuel prices

...psychological boost because you're saving money and you can see it," said Mark Vitner, a senior economist with Wells Fargo.Lower prices can have a significant effect on the national economy, he said, as those savings add up each month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/augusta-area-companies-enj