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January 2015 Economic Update

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Year End 2014 Economic Update HD

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Tower Bridge Advisors Honored by the Financial Times

Tower Bridge Advisors Selected as one of the top 300 Investment Advisory firms in the U.S. by Financial Times Tower Bridge Advisors is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected by Financial Times as one of the top 300 Registered Investment Advisors in the United States.  Financial Times is an international daily newspaper with a special […]

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March 4, 2013

Stocks posted modest gains on Friday as the Dow closed at its third highest level in history.  Economic data, notably the monthly PMI manufacturing report, was positive.  The President summoned Congressional leaders to the White House to discuss the start of sequestration but that was more a photo-op than a constructive step toward finding a […]

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February Market Update: Questions and Answers and More Questions

Tower Bridge Advisors’ latest Market Update, featuring a discussion of the markets and how they are coping with continuing uncertainty, presented by Jim Meyer:

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February 22, 2013

Stocks fell for the second day in a row although the cut their losses in half by the close. Weak economic data abroad and a weak report from the Philly Fed weighed on the market. Those of you who have been loyal readers know that I have a very simplistic two-day rule that I use.  […]

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February 20, 2013

Stocks rose once again against a backdrop of generally favorable economic news.  I find it interesting that in a market that has been described almost universally as “risk-on,” that a substantial number of consumer staple and drug issues set new 52-week highs yesterday.  Not to be outdone, Google crossed the $800 mark for the first […]

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February 15, 2013

Stocks closed mixed yesterday in a quiet session highlighted by the news of several large mergers, specifically the union of USAirways and American Airlines and Berkshire Hathaway’s offer to purchase Heinz. Combined with the deal to take Dell private and Liberty Global’s bid to acquire Virgin Media, we have witnessed four huge deals in barely […]

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February 13, 2013

Stocks rose once again yesterday led by financial shares.  There was no particular news item driving shares higher.  Many markets in Asia are closed all week for the Chinese New Year. Last night President Obama delivered his State of the Union Address.  There were few surprises.  Unlike his Inaugural Address which highlighted a liberal agenda […]

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February 11, 2013

Stocks had modest gains on Friday although they finished lower for the week.  There was little news but the one positive item was a sharp drop in the trade deficit for December.  That alone should move Q4 GDP up to a positive 0.5% from the original drop of 0.1%. We are entering what I call […]

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