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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 16th

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks had one of their best weeks of the year, hitting record highs, with Hurricane Irma not as bad as feared. The S&P 500 rose 1.6% and the Dow jumped 2.2% for […]

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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 9th

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks eased over the week on concerns over Hurricane Irma and North Korea tensions. The S&P 500 declined 0.6% and the Dow fell 0.9%, for the week. Abroad, Europe eased 0.2% and […]

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Don’t let Another Debt Ceiling Dispute Box in your Portfolio

Share With the threat of hitting the debt ceiling looming at the end of the month, government leaders were able to strike a deal. The debt ceiling is the self-imposed legislative limit on the amount of national debt that can be issued by the Treasury and thus restricts how much the federal government can borrow. […]

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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 2nd

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks rose on a news heavy week driven by positive economic and corporate news and despite Hurricane Harvey and tensions with North Korea. The S&P 500 rose 1.4% and the Dow gained […]

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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through August 26th

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks rose for the first time in three weeks on advances across a board swath of sectors. The S&P 500 gained 0.7% and the Dow rose 0.6% for the week. Internationally, Europe […]

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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through August 19th

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks ended the week down on political turmoil, weak corporate earnings and terrorist attacks. The S&P 500 was down 0.7% and Dow fell 0.8% for the week. Abroad, Europe rose 0.6% and […]

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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through August 12th

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks posted their worst week since May on weak earnings from retailers and North Korea tensions. The S&P 500 fell 1.4% and the Dow dropped 1.1% for the week. Abroad, Japan eased […]

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Don’t call it a Comeback, International Markets have been here for Years

Share In January we reviewed the topic of international diversification. With the conclusion of 2016 it had been four straight years that US stocks had outpaced international stocks. We heard from many people why should they continue to hold international stocks? The prospects in Europe looked bleak with the UK leaving the EU, China was […]

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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through August 5th

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks rose higher over the week on corporate earnings and another solid jobs report. The S&P 500 gained 0.2% and the Dow gained 1.2% and ended the week at a fresh all-time […]

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Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through July 29th

Share All the news you need to stay informed about what’s currently driving the market – courtesy of Raffa Wealth Management, LLC. US stocks edged down over the week on weakness from tech companies. The S&P 500 ticked down 0.1%, while the Dow, driven by a few firms reporting earnings, gained 1.2% for the week. […]

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