Kevin C. Cox - Morgan Stanley Financial Advisor - Venice, FL
Morgan Stanley
Kevin C. Cox, CFP
Financial Advisor
333 S. Tamiami Trail
Suite 199
Venice, FL 34285
tel: (941) 486-2203
toll-free: (866) 804-2490 
fax: (941) 486-3161
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Does It Pay to Avoid Big Decisions?
Scott Wolle, Invesco
February 2015
Smaller, more frequent asset-allocation choices made from the ground up may reduce the risk of a disastrous market call, says Invesco’s Scott Wolle   Read More
Social Security: What You Need to Know
Matt Sommer
December 2014

Matt Sommer of Janus offers suggestions for making the most of your
social security benefit

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Don’t Judge an Asset By Its Cover
Jim Murchie, Energy Income Partners
November 2014
Many MLPs are riskier than you may believe, so careful selection is critical, says Jim Murchie of Energy Income Partners   Read More
The Problem with Go-Anywhere Bond Funds
Mike Temple, Pioneer Investments
November 2014
Pioneer’s Mike Temple explains why and how the unconstrained bond category is a potentially misunderstood segment of the mutual fund market   Read More
I would be happy to answer any questions you have about the topics explored here and discuss how we can work together to help you achieve financial success. Please feel free to contact me.

Portfolio manager Tom Marsico, who sub-advises a SunAmerica fund, believes that solid, large-cap growth stocks will continue to flourish in today’s low-inflation environment   Read More
Flexibility, liquidity and, at times, wide discounting can make closed-end funds ideal for managing unconstrained portfolios, says James Trainor of Newgate Capital   Read More
Columbia Management’s Colin Moore discusses strategies for how to invest in an era of lower economic growth rates   Read More

Fiscal and monetary easing helped to revive Japan’s economy and stock market, but further progress is needed to cement the gains, says Julian McManus of Janus Capital   Read More
Low rates, high stock prices and full corporate coffers provide an ideal backdrop for surging activity, say Roy Behren and Mike Shannon of Westchester Capital Management   Read More
Sectors are big drivers of stock-market return, a Fidelity study found. So why don’t they play a bigger role when it comes to building a portfolio?   Read More
Waddell & Reed’s Kimberly Scott—a portfolio manager at Ivy Funds, a W&R subsidiary—says the category tends to offer both growth potential and stability   Read More
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