Is it time to buy or sell Netflix? In Q4-2014 Netflix signed up over four and half (4.5) million new subscribers. As a result the stock had double digit growth this week. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses if it is time to buy or sell Netflix and how President Obama ...Read More »
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An inside job to steal your personal data, a Morgan Stanley financial advisor is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of clients information and then trying to sell it online to the highest bidder. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses how this inside data breach occurred and the impact to Morgan Stanley ...Read More »
Small Investors please pay attention.. When you buy a stock you know exactly what you’re getting stock quotes are everywhere and updated instantaneously. Commissions information is available everywhere and online brokerages constantly advertising their commissions online and on advertising of all sorts. However, if you want to buy a bond you may have to pay attention. Bond buyers routinely ...Read More »
The new minimum wage is jumping in nearly two dozen states on this the first day of 2015. This is occurring as the White House and congress continue to square off over the Federal minimum wage which remains at $7.25. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses how the jump in minimum wages ...Read More »
California farmers expressing some fear from possible ripple effects from President Obama’s executive action over immigration. The states agricultural work force has been declining for a decade still has 330,000 farm workers. That represents the largest share of 2.1 million farm workers nationwide. One agricultural analysts fears that once President Obama’s executive action goes into effect that close to 50,000 ...Read More »
New fallout over Obamacare as the healthcare law penalty provision goes into effect for the first time in 2015. People who skipped getting insurance this year will wind up paying a fee while those who did get insurance through one of the exchanges will have to fill out a few more forms this year when filing your taxes. Ed Butowsky, ...Read More »
Falling oil prices mean a big break for airlines going into 2015. Experts say the falling price of jet fuel along with a stronger US economy could boost airline profits by as much as 26% next year. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses how the falling oil prices, which accounts for roughly ...Read More »
By: Elena Holodny Americans are planning on spending more on gifts, travel, and entertainment this year. On average, they're planning on spending $10,525, according to a BMO Private Bank study. And 43% of respondents stated that they are planning on selling more than they did before ... Shared via BlogRead More »
By: Mason Braswell
If you want to know where the largest brokerages see the business going, look no further than their brokers’ compensation plans.
Both UBS Wealth Management Americas and Bank of America Merrill Lynch are tweaking their advisers’ pay plan next year to sweeten bonuses for advisers who bring in new assets and refer clients for banking products.
“We’ve made changes to our compensation plan annually for the last five years, to really support our strategy,” said Jason Chandler, the head of UBS Wealth Management Americas’Advisor Group with a focus on the EastRead More »
Plummeting oil prices having a major affect on the economy. Retail sales numbers have jumped up 0.7% the highest since last year; however, the stock market took its biggest hit in over 2.5 years. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, joins Fox News America’s Newsroom to discuss what is going on in the ...Read More »