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Full Versions – Investment Outlook – Summer 2018

12 June 2018
Steve Finerty, Chairman, welcomes guests and discusses portfolio performance.

Logan Finerty, Director of Private Wealth, gives clients an overview of how their investments may have performed versus the S&P 500 Index over Argent’s 20 years in business.

Ken Crawford, Senior Portfolio Manager, speaks about the impact of tariffs on the economy as a whole and on specific industries.

Scott Harrison, Portfolio Manager, and Ying Ko, Senior Research Analyst, debate the pros and cons of tariffs.

John Meara, President and Chief Investment Officer, gives an overview of the state of the market and discusses valuations and earnings.

Disclaimer: Performance returns cited represent past performance, which does not guarantee future results. Returns assume reinvestment of dividend and interest but returns do not reflect the effect of taxes and/or fees that an investment would incur. References to specific company securities should not be construed as investment advice. Not all Argent clients may own each company’s stock discussed. Argent portfolio managers may recommend the purchase or sale of these and other securities for their client’s accounts.  A list of all stocks recommended by Argent during the past year is available upon request.  Some data represented in this article is derived from non-affiliated sources Argent deems reliable. However, Argent does not perform any independent research to determine the accuracy of such information.  Please visit our compliance page for additional details and disclaimers.