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The U.S. economy has turned the corner and experts see a better year for Wall Street.
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Advisors are helping gay and lesbian clients face the unique barriers to achieving their financial goals.
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With a few months to go in the presidential campaign, pundits are poring over every scrap of new economic data-notably, unemployment-for a clue as to whether President Barack Obama will be reelected. But the best predictor, many say, is the stock market.
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For investors, the economic picture nationally and gloabally is cheerier than it appears.
A majority of advisors surveyed are willing to recommend sustainable investments, formerly known as socially responsible investments, making the potential markets as big as $650 billion, according to a survey by the Calvert Foundation.
Investor optimism continues to fall among increased pessimism about the fate of the U.S. economy, according to the latest poll from Wells Fargo/Gallup Investors.
Despite Europe's woes, other statistics at home are bolstering the U.S. economy.
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Stocks are beating bonds, small caps are outperforming large caps and high beta is leading low beta.
From payouts getting trimmed to stagnant growth, bank advisors have their work cut out for them this year. But bright spots include investments that can help differentiate you.
Advisors should tell their clients to think as much about risk management as maximizing returns.