Scott Phelan - Morgan Stanley Financial Advisor - DULUTH, GA
Morgan Stanley
Scott Phelan, CFP
First Vice President
Financial Advisor
Portfolio Management Director
2160 SATELLITE BLVD
STE 150
DULUTH, GA 30097
tel: (678) 542-2972
toll-free: (866) 964-4925 
fax: (678) 384-4243

Conduct Rigorous Due Diligence

We pride ourselves on the rigorous due diligence we conduct when we construct portfolios.

We utilize a comprehensive array of institutional-quality analytics and tools along with fundamental, quantitative and qualitative analysis as in our investment selections process.

We see the process as our clients’ life story that captures the values, traditions, and unique circumstances that define them.  We provide sound financial advice to help clients write their stories chapter by chapter.  We believe that no story is the same.  Therefore, our goal is to make sure that the personal planning we provide is customized for each client.

Associations
  • Chair of Professional Advisor's Committee Community of Northeast Georgia Foundation
  • Advisor for Financial Committee for Gwinnett Hospital Foundation in 2010
  • Board Member of Community Foundation of NE GA
  • 2 Time Marathon Runner
  • Coach Sons Oconee Youth Soccer Team
  • Coach Sons Upward Basketball Team
  • Member of Athens Church
Education and Licensing
  • Graduated from University of Georgia in 1994 with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration
  • Series 7 / 63 / 65
  • CFP 1998
Business Experience
  • 1994 - present: Financial Services Industry
  • Business Retirement Plans
  • Estate Planning
  • Personal Retirement Planning
  • Retirement Income Planning

Bulletin Board
  • See August On the Markets from the Global Investment Committee featuring

    • "Transition Time" The Federal Reserve has continually told investors that they would be very patient and slow to raise short-term interest rates. Now, strong employment data has raised the possibility of sooner-than-expected rate hikes, says Mike Wilson, chief investment officer of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, and markets could continue to be volatile until they have fully recalibrated to an accelerated timetable.

    • "Fishing for Stocks in the Market’s Midstream" The cheapest stocks in the S&P 500—those with the lowest price/earnings ratios—are not necessarily the best stocks to own at this point in the market cycle. The better investments appear to be closer to the market averages.

    • "Keep an Opportunistic Eye on Mexico and India" Emerging market equities have performed well so far this year, but the Global Investment Committee is underweight in the asset class for a number of reasons, including rich valuations and a vulnerability to rising US interest rates. That said, Mexico and India stand apart. Political change and economic reforms could make them future stars.

    Plus, look for more on economics, fixed income investments and real estate.

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Scott Phelan holds the following registrations:
Securities Agent: AL, CA, DC, FL, GA, KY, LA, NC, NV, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative;

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