Monthly Archives: July 2012

7 Things Advisors Need to Know About Unit Investment Trusts

“Unit investment trusts aren’t as popular with investors as mutual funds, ETFs or closed-end funds, but they share many of the qualities of these more widely held and, frankly, better understood investment products. Yet UITs can be a viable alternative ... Read More

Stocks End Higher, Dow Up 100; BofA Falls 5%

“The market is trying to find a path and direction,” said Kevin Mahn, president and CIO at Hennion & Walsh Asset Management, adding that he expects equities to move sideways for the rest of the year. “There’s no clear direction ... Read More

Look out below as techs warn

  Summary of business headlines: Stocks fall after warnings from Applied Materials and Advanced Micro Devices; Small business sentiment sours; Research in Motion strategy lacks movement; Iowa broker accused of misusing over $200 million in customer funds. Conway G. Gittens ... Read More

Stocks Slide Ahead of Earnings

Stocks are sliding as Q2 earnings are about to get underway, with Margaret Patel, Wells Fargo Funds Management; Kevin Mahn, Hennion & Walsh Asset Management; and CNBC’s Brian Shactman. Click here to view the video at cnbc.com ... Read More