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Asset prices continue rising

Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist, Dr. John Rutledge, was a guest on CNBC’s Kudlow Report on Thursday evening at 7:30 pm ET.  John discussed the US economy, the unwinding of QE, and the impending jobs report. Below is a brief portion of the live interview.

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January 9th, 2014|

K12 Founder Ron Packard to Start New Online Venture

Ron Packard, the founder and chief executive of Herndon-based online education provider K12 Inc., has resigned and plans to form a new company focused on technology-based learning programs. Packard will continue to serve on K12’s board of directors. K12 executive chairman Nate Davis has been appointed chief executive.

By Catherine Ho, Washington Post
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January 8th, 2014|

Taper is a ‘long overdue dance party’

Will the Fed taper sooner and more than expected? John Rutledge is a guest on the Kudlow Report.

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December 13th, 2013|

Stocks drop amid Fed worries

Fed Worries Overshadow Strong GDP Data. Stocks traded broadly lower as investors grappled with concerns over what stronger-than-expected U.S. growth might mean for Federal Reserve policy.

By Tomi Kilgore, Wall Street Journal
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November 7th, 2013|

AIG pushes financials lower

AIG shares added to a downbeat week for financials as US stocks finished the week mixed despite the S&P 500 touching a record high on Wednesday. Shares of the global insurance group were off 6.7 per cent to $48.21 in late morning trading on Friday after the company reported earnings that were in line with analyst estimates.

By Jason Abbruzzese, Financial Times
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November 2nd, 2013|

FOMC delivers another open mouth operation

John Rutledge, Chief Investment Strategist at Safanad, discusses the Fed’s latest meeting and warns investors to stay away from interest-sensitive stocks.

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October 30th, 2013|