Will Economic Earnings Blossom With The Season?

Brian Selzer

OCEAN CITY — Company earnings are an essential factor for long-term equity market performance. According to FactSet, S&P 500 companies, on aggregate, have reported two consecutive quarters of declining year-over-year growth, with the first quarter of 2016 expected to extend the streak to three. The deteriorating trend has been attributed to numerous factors, such as… Read more »

A Week In Business May 6, 2016

Cutting the ribbon on the new Rebecca and Leighton Moore Child and Adolescent Outpatient Behavioral Health Unit at Peninsula Regional are, from left, Rebecca Moore; Leighton Moore, Chairman of PRMC Foundation Board of Directors; Dr. Peggy Naleppa, President and CEO of Peninsula Regional Medical Center; Monty Sayler, Chairman, PRMC Board of Trustees; Kevin Young, President,… Read more »

A Week In Business

Charter Flights Will Be Offered At Airport OCEAN CITY — On April 12, Ocean Aviation just awarded an FAA Air Carrier Certificate by the Federal Aviation Administration. The Air Carrier Certificate officially allows Ocean Aviation to offer charter flights and Air Taxi Services to the public. Ocean Aviation, which was established at the Ocean City Airport… Read more »

Open Houses Of The Week

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OCEAN CITY The Gateway Grand Oceanfront 48th Street Daily 10-5 Fully Furnished 3-4BR/3BA Condos & Penthouses Mark Fritschle Group/ Condominium Realty 667-401-9119 OCEAN CITY The View 57th St. Bayfront Daily 10-4 New Construction Direct Bayfront 3BR/2BA Condo Dan Clayland Coldwell Banker 410-726-5108 WEST OCEAN CITY Seaside Village Golf Course Road Tues-Sun 10-6 New Construction 3BR/3.5BA… Read more »

Open Houses Of The Week

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OCEAN CITY The Gateway Grand Oceanfront 48th Street Daily 10-5 Fully Furnished 3-4BR/3BA Condos & Penthouses Mark Fritschle Group/ Condominium Realty 667-401-9119 OCEAN CITY The View 57th St. Bayfront Daily 10-4 New Construction Direct Bayfront 3BR/2BA Condo Dan Clayland Coldwell Banker 410-726-5108 WEST OCEAN CITY Seaside Village Golf Course Road Tues-Sun 10-6 New Construction 3BR/3.5BA… Read more »

A Week In Business

Atlantic General Hospital recently received the Circle of Honor Patient Safety Innovation Award during the 2016 Maryland Patient Safety Conference. Pictured, from left, are Bob Yocubik, director of quality at Atlantic General Hospital; Charles Gizara, director of clinical integration at Atlantic General Hospital; Joan Lunden, 2016 Maryland Patient Safety Conference keynote speaker; Jeff Kukel, Pharm… Read more »

A Week In Business

Contracts On Rise BERLIN – Increased contracts in all three counties on the Lower Eastern Shore reflect a busy start to the spring real estate market, according to the latest figures from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). CAR’s local housing statistics for March 2016 showed an overall 14 percent increase in contracts, or pending… Read more »

Open Houses Of The Week

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OCEAN PINES 44 Quarterstaff Place Sat 12-1:30 Contemporary 4BR/2.5BA Home Sunroom & Screened Porch Melissa Burns Coldwell Banker 443-366-6389 OCEAN CITY The Gateway Grand Oceanfront 48th Street Daily 10-5 Fully Furnished 3-4BR/3BA Condos & Penthouses Mark Fritschle Group/ Condominium Realty 667-401-9119 OCEAN CITY The View 57th St. Bayfront Daily 10-4 New Construction Direct Bayfront 3BR/2BA… Read more »

A Week In Business

Agent Leads Mid-Atlantic OCEAN CITY — Peck Miller, sales associate for Coldwell Banker Residential 104th Street office, was ranked first in a list of the Top 100 Mid-Atlantic Sales Associates for January. The region includes Leesburg, Va., Washington, D.C., Reston, Va., Harford and Carroll counties, Baltimore, Annapolis and the Eastern Shore. He was ranked second… Read more »

REITs Should Benefit This Year

Brian Selzer

OCEAN CITY — Last week, we shopped for yield and growth in the U.S. Consumer Staples sector. This week, we look at Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), another U.S. sector we think may provide yield starved investors with both appealing dividend yields and capital appreciation potential. REITs are required by law to maintain dividend payout… Read more »