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Where to for stocks? A peek at 2017

Here at Fort Pitt Capital Group, we often describe the stock market as a “forward looking animal,” and with good reason. It functions as a giant discounting machine, putting a price on unknown future profits and cash flows from thousands of companies. With this in mind, we wanted to examine a few of the economic… Continue reading →

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Employee Spotlight: Cassie Denger

We are happy to introduce our latest Employee Spotlight, Cassie Denger, Client Relationship Specialist at Fort Pitt. She joined the team this summer and has been a great fit ever since. We sat down with her to hear about how she got her start, her favorite memory on the job so far, and more. Check… Continue reading →

Protecting your money

How anti-virus software can help protect your device

Anti-virus, a security program that can be installed on your computer or mobile device, protects a software system against malware, or malicious software, including viruses, worms, Trojans and spyware. Anti-virus programs can prevent cyber criminals from gaining access to your keystrokes and personal documents on any operating system including Mac OS X and Linux. However,… Continue reading →

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Critical questions for plan sponsors: Do you have written record of the plan minutes and documents?

Written records of retirement plan minutes and documents are essential because if something is not in the file, then technically it didn’t happen. So, if the IRS or the Department of Labor comes knocking at a business and asks about the plan, or why the retirement plan committee has made certain decisions, plan minutes are… Continue reading →

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