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Market Snapshot with Annie Seelaus


The Mid-Term Elections

The voters have spoken. It is for the pundit industry to rehash ad nauseam the who, what, when, where and how but the results are clear.. Republicans solidified their majority in the House and now have a majority in the Senate. What are the potential implications in the financial markets and more specifically in the municipal bond market?

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I have worked on Wall Street for 42 years and one of the things I have learned is good news is rarely all good and bad news is rarely all bad. The current good news, at least for the US consumer, is the rapid drop in oil prices. We are all looking forward to receiving a 30% discount at the gas pump. In today's age of globalization there will be unexpected consequences of a dramatic price drop of an essential commodity.

Morning Call

Understanding the current conditions of the market is essential to properly managing your money. Updated daily, our Morning Call gives you a snapshot of current interest rates. Click for more . . .

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Money Matters And More

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