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  • BofA, Alcoa and HP are ousted from Dow Jones index

    NEW YORK — The stock market's all-star team has some new players. Leaving the Dow Jones industrial average is aluminum giant Alcoa Inc., computer-maker Hewlett-Packard Co. and financial behemoth Bank of America Corp. Joining the index of 30 blue-...
  • A Spinoff Company Nurtures Its Assets

    A Spinoff Company Nurtures Its Assets
    Everyone is treated like an important part of the company at Virtus Investment Partners, the Hartford-based asset management firm that spun off from The Phoenix Cos. five years ago. And that's not just lip service at the fast-growing asset management...
  • Twitter stock will list on the NYSE. So what?

    Twitter stock will list on the NYSE. So what?
    The big news out of the financial markets Wednesday is that Twitter, whose initial public offering is likely to be one of the hottest transactions of the year, will list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange instead of on Nasdaq.  The world asks: So...
  • Housing shows life; can the economy be far behind?

    Housing shows life; can the economy be far behind?
    The latest indicator that the U.S. economy is on the upswing can probably be found on the street where you live: It's the "sold" sign planted in the neighbor's yard. Perhaps you hadn't noticed, but the real estate industry is not the moribund mess you...
  • Randall Vitale, senior vice president, Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust

    Randall Vitale, senior vice president, Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust
    Last week: In the world of sports, the U.S. Men’s National Team qualified for the 2014 FIFA World Cup this week with a 2-0 win over Mexico. This will be the seventh-consecutive FIFA World Cup appearance for the U.S. MNT.       Looking ahead: The...
  • Investors urged to be careful but stay the course as the markets rollercoaster

    Investors urged to be careful but stay the course as the markets rollercoaster
    Financial planners have been trying to both warn and reassure nervous investors over the stock markets' recent plummets. In fact, CNBC financial guru, Suze Orman, who owns a home in North Broward, advised in a tweet that "these markets could continue...
  • Take your eyes off the gyrating stock markets and plan for the expected

    Take  your eyes off the gyrating stock markets and plan for the expected
    Investors should plan for the expected -- that will take away some stress from watching stocks in their 401k retirement plans gyrate with a roller coaster of a market, South Florida financial planners say. Markets opened Tuesday sharply down after the...
  • Worried over recent stock plunges? Get free advice at online chat

    Worried over recent stock plunges? Get free advice at online chat
    Stocks fell even further Monday after the market plunged into bear market at the end of the third quarter. The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 2.4 percent while the S&P dropped 2.9 percent, a new low for this year. That has many South Floridians...
  • The rewards of patience: Stocks rebounding from last summer's plunges

    The rewards of patience: Stocks rebounding from last summer's plunges
    South Florida financial planners were right to advise patience during the dog days of summer when the stock market flirted with a bear market. Now the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended Friday above 12000 or up more than 1 percent for the week....
  • Report: Fed lifts markets on rate outlook

    Report: Fed lifts markets on rate outlook
    The Wall Street Journal reports the Federal Reserve can still wow markets, with Chairman Ben Bernanke's low-rate announcement Wednesday setting blue-chip stocks to an eight-month high. The newspaper reported that stocks, bonds and commodities jumped...
  • Another 'lost decade' for Florida's middle class?

    Another 'lost decade' for Florida's middle class?
    Many middle-class families in high unemployment states like Florida will likely have to struggle longer to regain the income they had more than a decade ago, according to a report released Tuesday. The Washington-based Economic Policy Institute predicted...