Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Manangement analyzes the week in business and finance, including the specualtion on what the Federal Reserve may reveal about interest rates this week.
Brian Ford is a Managing Director/Financial Advisor with RBC Wealth Management and holds the Certified Financial Planner™ designation. Since October 2003, his Weekly Business Summary (a live conversation with Dan Rosenthal on WCVE Public Radio) can be heard every Monday morning at 8:45 a.m. Brian reviews local, national and international financial matters and tells listeners why it is important to them.
Articles by Brian Ford
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management discusses Apple relacing AT&T on the Dow-Jones Industrial Average, all big banks passing their stress tests and the jobs report.
Andy Foldenauer of RBC Wealth Management sitting in for Brian Ford analyzes the hot markets in cold Februrary.
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management presents his own version of the Oscars for achievements in business and finance.
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management takes a look at the upbeat January jobs report and oil prices heading up again.
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management follows Super Bowl Sunday with analysis of the short-lived proposal to tax college savings plans, Shake Shack and other IPOs kicking off well, and the economic report showing some mixed results.
Brian Ford of RBC reports on the status of the global economy and some breaking in-state merger nerws.
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management discusses dividend payments, expected quantitiative easing in Europe and the tax-free bond market.
The dollar is the highest in years; the minimum wage is going up in many states despite congressional inaction; and the consensus forecast for the year ahead.
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management analyzes the Fed's latest codeword, 2014's top business stories and the sectors that performed the best this year.