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WCSH 6 Portland
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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USA Today
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
USA Today / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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First Coast News
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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KTVB Boise
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
15 big companies face a darkening yearHere's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 1
15 big companies face a darkening year
KREM.com Spokane / Posted yesterday
Here's a dismal and dark reality to 2016: It's not looking so hot. There are 15 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, almost entirely energy companies like Devon Energy (DVN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) and ConocoPhillips (COP), where analysts have... Read more
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Money Management
Perpetual fund seeks to minimise currency riskInvestor need to consider the impact currency moves have, when making global in
Perpetual fund seeks to minimise currency risk
Money Management / Posted 3 days ago
Investor need to consider the impact currency moves have, when making global investment decisions, Perpetual global equities portfolio manager, Garry Laurence, believes. Launching the Perpetual Wholesale Global Share Fund Hedged, Laurence said... Read more
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The Star
Does your mutual fund invest in stocks of gun and ammo makers?WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 500 mutual funds have stock holdings worth mor
Does your mutual fund invest in stocks of gun and ammo makers?
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 500 mutual funds have stock holdings worth more than $1.5 billion in three gun manufacturers: Vista Outdoors, Sturm Ruger and Smith & Wesson. Find out if you are invested in guns and ammo with this list. Fund Vista... Read more
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CNBC
Bill Miller not alone in love for ugly tech betsHow to look at Square's stock depends in part on how investors feel about Jack
Bill Miller not alone in love for ugly tech bets
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
How to look at Square's stock depends in part on how investors feel about Jack Dorsey, CEO of both the small-business-driven payment-processing company and of microblogging service Twitter, Buyer said. At just under $9, shares are right about the... Read more
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CNBC
Bill Miller: I love Twitter at $16Miller is founder, chairman and CIO of Baltimore-based LMM and portfolio manage
Bill Miller: I love Twitter at $16
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
Miller is founder, chairman and CIO of Baltimore-based LMM and portfolio manager of the Legg Mason Opportunity Trust fund. LMM is a partially owned subsidiary of Legg Mason and has $2.1 billion of assets under management. Here is why the legendary... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Which asset manager closed the most funds in 2015?Aberdeen Asset Management closed 28 funds last year, more than any other invest
Which asset manager closed the most funds in 2015?
Money Marketing Online / Posted 6 days ago
Aberdeen Asset Management closed 28 funds last year, more than any other investment firm, following the acquisition of Scottish Widows Investment Partnership. The asset manager closed 22 Aberdeen funds in 2015 and six Scottish Widows funds, although... Read more
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The Irish Times
Europe shares fall on disappointing economic dataEuropean shares fell sharply yesterday as disappointing economic data from the
Europe shares fall on disappointing economic data
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
European shares fell sharply yesterday as disappointing economic data from the US further undermined sentiment already hurt by weak earnings updates. Data showed the service sector in the world’s biggest economy slowed more than expected in January,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Europe Falls, U.S. Futures Rise As Oil Halts Two-Day PlungeWhile the biggest news of the night had nothing to do with either oil or China,
Europe Falls, U.S. Futures Rise As Oil Halts Two-Day Plunge
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
While the biggest news of the night had nothing to do with either oil or China, all that mattered to US equity futures trading also was oil and China, and since WTI managed to rebound modestly from their biggest 2-day drop in years, continuing the... Read more
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Market Watch
Lazard profit falls as fees shrinkLazard Ltd. said profit in its fourth quarter slid amid fewer merger-and-acquis
Lazard profit falls as fees shrink
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
Lazard Ltd. said profit in its fourth quarter slid amid fewer merger-and-acquisition deals and lower management and incentive fees, the latest firm hit by volatile markets. The results, however, still beat expectations. The Bermuda-based firm... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Legg Mason scraps trail commission across fund rangeLegg Mason has cut fund management fees on the Class A shares of its funds ahea
Legg Mason scraps trail commission across fund range
Money Marketing Online / Posted 8 days ago
Legg Mason has cut fund management fees on the Class A shares of its funds ahead of the sunset clause as it scraps trail commission. The asset manager will cut the annual management charges on its fund range as a result of the move, from 1 April... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore company stocks are mixed amid market turmoil in JanuaryU.S. stock markets swooned in the new year amid fears that an economic slowdown
Baltimore company stocks are mixed amid market turmoil in January
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
U.S. stock markets swooned in the new year amid fears that an economic slowdown in China would spill over into domestic recession and as oil prices plummeted. Yet for some of the Baltimore region's largest public companies, the markets were more... Read more
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Investopedia
3 Legg Mason Mutual Funds with Long Track Records (LM)Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) is one of the oldest investment management firms, c
3 Legg Mason Mutual Funds with Long Track Records (LM)
Investopedia / Posted 13 days ago
Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) is one of the oldest investment management firms, created in 1899 in Baltimore, Maryland. As of Nov. 30, 2015, the company is the 21st largest asset management firm, with over $691 billion in assets under management (AUM).... Read more
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Market Watch
Sure, hate the bankers, but it’s time to love their stocksHate bankers as much as you want, especially after the horrific financial meltd
Sure, hate the bankers, but it’s time to love their stocks
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
Hate bankers as much as you want, especially after the horrific financial meltdown they helped create. But give the poor souls their due. They know a lot more than you and I about the stock market, the economy and, naturally, their own banks. Let’s... Read more
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Money Management
Legg Mason gives their alternative assets and ETFs a leg upLegg Mason has made a strategic investment, an acquisition, and combined two fi
Legg Mason gives their alternative assets and ETFs a leg up
Money Management / Posted 14 days ago
Legg Mason has made a strategic investment, an acquisition, and combined two firms to up their alternative asset and exchange traded fund (ETF) game. The global asset management firm announced it acquired a majority equity interest in diversified... Read more
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Business Wire
ClearBridge Energy MLP Funds Announce Conference CallNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Legg Mason and ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearB
ClearBridge Energy MLP Funds Announce Conference Call
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Legg Mason and ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”) will hold a live conference call to provide an update on the energy master limited partnership (“MLP”) market. ClearBridge portfolio managers Mike Clarfeld and... Read more
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Business Wire
Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC Announces Distributions for February 2016NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC announced toda
Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC Announces Distributions for February 2016
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC announced today that certain closed end funds have declared their distributions for the month February 2016. The following dates apply to the distribution schedule below: The energy... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Three tips to help investors steer clear of value trapsIf you are a value investor – that is, someone who buys stocks that are trading
Three tips to help investors steer clear of value traps
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
If you are a value investor – that is, someone who buys stocks that are trading at low levels compared with earnings, sales, book value or any other fundamental measure – you surely have been caught in a “value trap” at one point or another. These... Read more
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Investopedia
The 4 Best Legg Mason Equity FundsFounded in 1899, Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) is one of the oldest American-based
The 4 Best Legg Mason Equity Funds
Investopedia / Posted 17 days ago
Founded in 1899, Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) is one of the oldest American-based wealth management companies offering investment products in stocks and fixed-income securities. Legg Mason has over $691 billion of assets under management (AUM) and... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Clarion Trades to Legg MasonLegg mason reportedly entered exclusive talks to buy Clarion as 2016 began. BA
Clarion Trades to Legg Mason
GlobeSt.com / Posted 19 days ago
Legg mason reportedly entered exclusive talks to buy Clarion as 2016 began. BALTIMORE and NEW YORK CITY�Legg Mason Inc. and Lightyear Capital said Friday they had agreed to a deal in which Legg Mason will take a majority stake in Clarion Partners.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Legg Mason buys stake in 3 financial management companiesLegg Mason announced new deals to buy stakes in three different types of financ
Legg Mason buys stake in 3 financial management companies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Legg Mason announced new deals to buy stakes in three different types of financial management companies on Friday, the latest in the Baltimore money manager's spree of acquisitions. Legg struck a 83 percent ownership stake in New York City-based... Read more
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Investopedia
4 Best Legg Mason Fixed-Income Funds (LM)Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) is a well-established investment company with over 1
4 Best Legg Mason Fixed-Income Funds (LM)
Investopedia / Posted 20 days ago
Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) is a well-established investment company with over 100 years of experience providing individual and institutional investors with wealth management products. The company operates a multiline business model, where it owns a... Read more
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Investopedia
Top 4 Legg Mason Funds for Retirement Diversification and Growth in 2016 (LM)With a volatile stock market and rising interest rates, current market conditio
Top 4 Legg Mason Funds for Retirement Diversification and Growth in 2016 (LM)
Investopedia / Posted 20 days ago
With a volatile stock market and rising interest rates, current market conditions make diversifying retirement savings even more important than normal. Cash kept in banks combined with investments in broad-based mutual funds can provide this... Read more
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Yahoo News
Dow briefly falls 300, S&P at lowest level since late 2014 as oil slides U.S. stocks traded more than 1.5 percent lower Wednesday as further decline i
Dow briefly falls 300, S&P at lowest level since late 2014 as oil slides
Yahoo News / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. stocks traded more than 1.5 percent lower Wednesday as further decline in oil prices pressured global equities. The Dow Jones industrial average briefly fell more than... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Federal Realty Buys Out Partner for $154MA Federal Realty holding ROCKVILLE, MD�Federal Realty Investment Trust has bou
Federal Realty Buys Out Partner for $154M
GlobeSt.com / Posted 21 days ago
A Federal Realty holding ROCKVILLE, MD�Federal Realty Investment Trust has bought out its JV partner, a fund advised by ING Clarion Partners, in six shopping centers for a total of $154 million. It paid $130 million in cash, with the remainder its... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Evan Bauman: M&A to thrive in US despite volatile outlook for marketsAs we start 2016, we view US equities as neither cheap nor expensive. The S&P 5
Evan Bauman: M&A to thrive in US despite volatile outlook for markets
Money Marketing Online / Posted 23 days ago
As we start 2016, we view US equities as neither cheap nor expensive. The S&P 500 is currently trading at around 18 times forward earnings. Market leadership has been narrow, with only a handful of mega-cap tech and internet names contributing most... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
U.S. stocks plunge again in worst start to a year everWorries about China's slowdown infecting the global economy sent stock markets
U.S. stocks plunge again in worst start to a year ever
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Worries about China's slowdown infecting the global economy sent stock markets steeply lower Friday as U.S. equities got off the worst start to a year ever. The Dow Jones industrial average at one point fell more than 500 points on Friday, and... Read more
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Money Management
Martin Currie picks up Japan equity boutiqueActive equity specialist, Martin Currie, has completed the acquisition of PK In
Martin Currie picks up Japan equity boutique
Money Management / Posted 30 days ago
Active equity specialist, Martin Currie, has completed the acquisition of PK Investment Management's London-based Japan long short equity team. The deal, which was first announced on 17 November 2015, came into effect from 1 January, 2016. The team... Read more
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Investopedia
The Top 10 Mid Cap Stocks for 2016 (BWA, CNP) (BWA,CNP,COH,FFIV,FTR,HOG,ITC,LM,WU,MAT)Mid-cap stocks are companies with market capitalizations between $2 and $10 bil
The Top 10 Mid Cap Stocks for 2016 (BWA, CNP) (BWA,CNP,COH,FFIV,FTR,HOG,ITC,LM,WU,MAT)
Investopedia / Posted 1 months ago
Mid-cap stocks are companies with market capitalizations between $2 and $10 billion, and they should be part of any well-diversified portfolio. This asset class has historically been more volatile than large-cap companies, but considerably less so... Read more

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