Compass - 2012 August

The U.S. economy continues its slow grind forward as growth remains anemic, registering Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of only 1.5% in the recently completed second quarter. Unemployment remains high, hovering above 8%, and wage growth has been stagnant for the last several years. After observing weaker economic data over the last few months, we […]

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Solutions for Working Women

Women are driving a powerful economic engine. It’s true. Despite stagnation and setbacks in wage disparity, workplace advancement and senior management presence, women are earning their own incomes and crossing new barriers. Research reports that of 33 million dual earning couples, wives earned more income than husbands over one-quarter of the time, and mothers are […]

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Compass - 2012 May

Overall we continue to remain positive on the backdrop for the equity markets going forward. Economic data led by the weekly unemployment claims, consumer confidence and productivity continues to trend positive. However, the economy has continued to muddle along with GDP growth in the first quarter coming in below trend at 2.2%. The fear of […]

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Aaron Nuti Joins Fairport

Fairport Asset Management announced today that Aaron S. Nuti has joined the company as staff Consultant. Nuti will work as part of Fairport’s client service teams that provide comprehensive wealth management services to clients and their families. Nuti joins Fairport from Key Private Bank where he worked as a portfolio manager and prior to that […]

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