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Why Did President Obama Chose Monetary Policy Over Fiscal Policy

Why Did President Obama Chose Monetary Policy Over Fiscal Policy It’s no secret that President Obama, in his first 6 months in office, chose Monetary Policy over Fiscal Policy. However, most people do not understand what that means. Essentially with Monetary Policy, President Obama cleared the treasury to print more money and infuse the economy with it; however today we are feeling the effects of this...

Tap Brakes On Money Markets

on Sep 05, 2011 in Financial Advisor Blog, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
Tap Brakes On Money Markets It is always a challenge for financial advisers to tell clients how to invest their money. As economic conditions change, so too must our recommendations. I am extremely concerned about how much money investors are putting into money markets. This dooms their portfolios to a return of less than 1 percent and guarantees them a loss of...

Stock Market Chaos

on Aug 12, 2011 in Financial Advisor Blog, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
Stock Market Chaos There is little economic justification for the sell-off in the stock market. The sell-off is attributed to one thing, computer program technical trading. With the absence of an uptick rule to short stocks (along with traders not borrowing shares to short) shares continue to be sold off at historic volume levels. To support my position for why this...

Silver Lining Is Large Firms

on Aug 07, 2011 in Financial Advisor Blog, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
Silver Lining Is Large Firms Published August 7th, 2011Dallas Morning NewsBy: Ed Butowsky I cannot remember a time when everyone was so focused on numbers. Every day the conversation seems to shift from the debt ceiling level to the jobless rate to the manufacturing report to tax rates and so on. These numbers are important, but how they impact the market is even more...

In Uncertain Times Job Trends May Offer Clues

on Jul 21, 2011 in Financial Advisor Blog, Media Center by Ed Butowsky | No Comments »
In Uncertain Times Job Trends May Offer Clues Published July 17th, 2011Dallas Morning NewsBy: Ed Butowsky This month’s job report showed the U.S. economy is weak and getting weaker. the report caused the stock market to drop because it indicates that corporate earnings will be thinner because consumers are earning less and spending less. Currently, the majority of earnings for...

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Ed Butowsky is a nationally-recognized expert in investment management. Butowsky has been in the financial services industry for over 25 years. He was previously a Senior Vice President at Morgan Stanley and a Managing Director ... More »

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Ed Butowsky, Managing Partner
Chapwood Capital Investment Management, LLC
Website: www.chapwoodinvestments.com
Email: ed@chapwoodinvestments.com
Phone: (972) 865-2225