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Apriem’s CIO Warns of Global Slowdown as Dow Plunges 300 Points

After being down by as much as 308.31 points, the Dow Jones Industrial Average settled with a dip of about 200 points amid concerns of cratering gas prices and disappointing data out of China. Apriem's Chief Investment Officer, Benjamin Lau, discussed the trend with CNBC. Below is an excerpt of the article: "The overall trend

2018-11-10T00:24:03+00:00November 10th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

Apriem’s Lau discusses stock stability after midterm election with Bloomberg

Even though it occurred as predicted, the stock market stability after the midterm election came as a relief to many. Apriem’s Benjamin Lau tells Bloomberg that may went long just because the uncertainty had passed. At Apriem’ Advisors in Irvine, California, chief investment officer Benjamin Lau lowered cash to 15 percent from 20 percent just

2018-11-08T23:24:19+00:00November 8th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

Dow surges after midterm election, but Apriem’s CIO tells The Wall Street Journal uncertainty still looms with U.S. and China trade war

While stock markets jump after the midterm election, analysts are now looking at trade policy between U.S. and China as the next big market wave. Apriem’s Benjamin Lau talks to The Wall Street Journal about the outlook: Benjamin Lau, chief investment officer of Irvine, Calif.-based Apriem Advisors, is wagering that a resolution to the months

2018-11-08T23:25:20+00:00November 8th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

CIO Discusses Swing in Industrial Stocks with The Wall Street Journal

After a sluggish year, industrials have seen the highest growth since March. Apriem's Benjamin Lau tells The Wall Street Journal that the recent strength in the sector is mostly due to domestic demand. See excerpt below: And some analysts think strength in the U.S. economy could continue to underpin manufacturing stocks, even as global trade

2018-11-01T17:20:14+00:00September 14th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

Apriem’s Lau to CNBC: Investors Shrug as Trade Stays in the Spotlight

Stocks dip mildly amid reports of additional tariffs on Chinese goods. Our Chief Investment Officer Benjamin Lau commented on the trend with CNBC. Below is an excerpt: "Trade has been the focus this week and the past month," said Benjamin Lau, chief investment officer of Apriem Advisors. "But the muted reaction shows investors are a

2018-11-01T17:20:14+00:00September 14th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

CIO Discusses the Long and Short of the Bull Market with Bloomberg

With positive earnings adding even more fuel to the market rally, some hedge funds with short positions have been caught on the wrong side of the bet. Our Chief Investment Officer Benjamin Lau, who has been long and strong throughout the historic market run, commented on the trend with Bloomberg. Below is an excerpt: “The

2018-11-01T17:20:15+00:00August 24th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

Apriem’s Jennifer Olson Talks Target with TheStreet after Retailer Reports Solid Earnings

With the retail sector continuing its transition into the e-commerce era, big-box powerhouse Target hit the bullseye in the second quarter and cashed in on the downfall of Toys R Us. Our own senior financial analyst, Jennifer Olson, weighed in on the trend with TheStreet. An excerpt is below:  "I think that's very smart...to reach

2018-11-01T17:20:15+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Apriem In The News|

Apriem Advisors Named One of Six Elite RIAs in Orange County

Apriem Advisors was named one of the top 300 RIAs in the United States for the second year in a row by the Financial Times, joining six other firms in Orange County, the Orange County Business Journal reports. An excerpt is below: "Six registered investment advisers based in Orange County made the Financial Times' annual

2018-11-01T17:20:16+00:00June 29th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

The RIA difference with Benjamin Lau and the OCBJ

Apriem's Chief Investment Officer, Benjamin Lau, stopped by The Orange County Business Journal to discuss registered investment advisory firms (RIAs) and the future of investment advising as the publication introduces its newest list featuring large and well-known RIAs. An excerpt is below: "'There are huge mega-RIAs forming,' said Benjamin Lau, chief investment officer at Apriem

2018-11-01T17:20:16+00:00June 4th, 2018|Apriem In The News|

Rhonda Ducote Nominated for Woman of the Year

Apriem President, Rhonda Ducote, has been nominated for the Orange County Business Journal's Woman of the Year Award. An excerpt of the announcement is below: "Rhonda Ducote's leadership has helped propel the investment advisory firm to more than $650 million in assets under management at the fastest growth rate for a firm its size in

2018-04-16T23:47:11+00:00April 16th, 2018|Apriem In The News|