Market Week: August 27, 2012

The Markets : After six straight weeks of gains, equities took a breather last week. The S&P 500 bumped up against its year-to-date high but couldn't quite manage to close above…

August 27, 2012

August 2012

What's the future of the federal estate tax? All we know is that no one knows for sure; it's all speculation. So, let's take a look at what could happen.…

August 25, 2012

Market Week: August 20, 2012

The Markets : Equities had a sixth consecutive week of gains, with the small caps of the Russell 2000 leading the way for a change. The S&P 500 ended the week…

August 20, 2012

Market Week: August 13, 2012

The Markets : It was the fifth straight positive week for the S&P 500, which hit a level not seen since the beginning of May and managed to remain not far…

August 13, 2012

Market Week: August 6, 2012

The Markets : Markets that had been reassured a week earlier by words from the European Central Bank rediscovered the jitters when those words weren't followed by action at last week's…

August 6, 2012