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Economy

Q1 2017 Market Commentary: Lowered Expectations: The First Seventy-One Days April 10, 2017

Q4 Market Commentary: Stuffed! January 4, 2017

The 45th President of the United States: Donald Trump November 9, 2016

Market Commentary – Keeping Up With The Joneses (and the Clintons, and the Trumps) October 10, 2016

Market Commentary – A Word on Brexit; and Getting Tired of Low Returns July 12, 2016

Market Commentary – Four Reasons Not to Panic About Brexit June 24, 2016

Client Commentary – IRS Warns Taxpayers About Fraud February 11, 2016

Managing Partner Christina Burroughs Featured in Az Business Magazine January 21, 2016

Mark Feldman Featured in Az Business Magazine on Attracting Financial Professionals January 21, 2016

Client Commentary – Unhappy New Year January 19, 2016

2015 Year in Review Market Commentary January 11, 2016

Nathan Erickson Provides Commentary to AZ Republic on 2016 Economic Outlook January 4, 2016

Client Commentary – Outlook for MLPs December 31, 2015

4th Quarter Market Commentary: What To Expect When You’re Expecting October 9, 2015

Client Commentary – A Rough Week For Markets August 22, 2015

Client Commentary: Comparing Apples to Oranges August 3, 2015

3rd Quarter Market Commentary: Janet Yellen, Mario Draghi, and Alexis Tsipras walk into a bar… July 1, 2015

Quarter Two 2015 Insights Newsletter June 26, 2015

2nd Quarter Market Commentary: Winning Streaks and Tactical Trading June 26, 2015

1st Quarter Market Commentary: Turn Down the Noise! Headlines Didn’t Hinder Investments in 2014 February 5, 2015

September 2014 Commentary: Defining Risk September 20, 2014

August 2014 Commentary: Monsoon Season Hits the Markets August 20, 2014

July 2014 Commentary: Should We Fear Volatility or Fear Its Absence? August 12, 2014

June 2014 Commentary: Don’t Be Fooled By Those Expert Predictions! July 8, 2014

May 2014 Commentary: Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics June 16, 2014

March 2014 Commentary: March Madness April 14, 2014

February 2014 Commentary: A Month of Contrast March 17, 2014

April 2014 Commentary: The Value of An Advisor March 13, 2014

Nathan Erickson, CFA, Investment Strategy Manager February 3, 2014

December 2013 Commentary: 2013 Was A Good January 14, 2014

November 2013 Commentary: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year December 13, 2013

October 2013 Commentary: Trick or Treat? November 6, 2013

September 2013 Commentary October 9, 2013

August 2013 Commentary: The Economy September 12, 2013

American Taxpayer Relief Act March 12, 2013

4th Quarter Market Review February 28, 2013

Making Sense of the Ratings Downgrade and the Market Response August 10, 2011

Putting Market Volatility into Context August 5, 2011

In the News

Mark Feldman and MRA Associates Named Top Wealth Management Firm by AZ Business Leaders October 19, 2016

MRA’s Christina Burroughs Named Among 2016 Most Influential Women by Az Business Magazine July 22, 2016

MRA Associates Named on 2016 Who’s Who in Business – Arizona Republic July 21, 2016

MRA Associates Named to Financial Times Top 300 List June 30, 2016

MRA Associates Listed as Top Company to Work For by CareerBuilder June 22, 2016

MRA Associates Ranked Third on Top 25 Independent Advisers List June 20, 2016

MRA Named On Top Companies To Work For List For Fourth Year In A Row June 7, 2016

MRA Associates Recognized by Phoenix Business Journal on Independent Investment Advisers List May 24, 2016

MRA Ranked in Top 10 Wealth Management Firms, Phoenix and Scottsdale February 12, 2016

Managing Partner Christina Burroughs Featured in Az Business Magazine January 21, 2016

Mark Feldman Featured in Az Business Magazine on Attracting Financial Professionals January 21, 2016

Nathan Erickson Provides Commentary to AZ Republic on 2016 Economic Outlook January 4, 2016

WealthManagement.com names Miller Russell Associates in Top 100 RIAs November 17, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Ranked in Top 100 RIAs List on WealthManagement.com November 17, 2015

Miller Russell Associates CEO Mark Feldman Ranked on Barron’s Top 100 October 30, 2015

Mark Feldman Featured in Arizona Business Magazine for Arts Commission Reappointment October 23, 2015

Doug Ducey Reappoints Mark Feldman as Chair of the Arizona Arts Commission October 23, 2015

Miller Russell Associates’ CEO Recognized on List of Top Independent Wealth Advisors by BARRON’S October 23, 2015

Marc Dacanay Joins Miller Russell Associates October 16, 2015

Christian Moon Joins Miller Russell Associates October 16, 2015

Miller Russell Associates’ Team Recognized On List Of Five Star Wealth Managers In Phoenix September 28, 2015

Several Miller Russell Associates Employees Named 2015 5-Star Wealth Managers September 17, 2015

Miller Russell Associates’ Partner, Russ Bucklew, Earns CEPA Designation September 11, 2015

Russell Bucklew Featured in Accounting Today For CEPA Designation September 9, 2015

Russ Bucklew Earn Prestigious CEPA Designation September 4, 2015

Miller Russell Associates on Fox 10 News August 27, 2015

Managing Partner, Christina Burroughs, Shares with AZ Business Magazine How to Raise Financially Savvy Children July 13, 2015

Phoenix Business Journal Names Miller Russell Associates’ New Hires in their ‘People On the Move’ Feature July 10, 2015

Financial Advisor Magazine Names Miller Russell Associates as One of the Top RIA’s in the United States July 6, 2015

FT.com Ranked Miller Russell Associates As One of the Top 300 RIAs in the U.S. July 2, 2015

Who’s Who in Business 2015 Named Miller Russell Assoicates One of the Top 10 Investment Advisory Firms July 2, 2015

Miller Russell Associates’ Expands Their Firm With Three New Hires June 30, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Featured as CareerBuilder’s Top Companies to Work for in Arizona June 29, 2015

For retirement, 403(b) plans lag in visibility, features June 26, 2015

Mark Feldman Elected to ACF Board of Directors March 25, 2015

Nathan Erickson Featured in AZ Business Magazine March 25, 2015

Christina Burroughs Recognized As One of 2014’s Top 100 Women Financial Advisers March 25, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Named Best Place to Work March 25, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Hires New Client Associate March 25, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Hires New Client Associate March 25, 2015

Interview with Christina Burroughs March 25, 2015

Teton Wealth Management Closing Its Doors March 25, 2015

Teton Wealth Management Connecting Clients with Miller Russell Associates March 25, 2015

Miller Russell Associates profiled for Most Admired Leaders March 25, 2015

Managing Partner Christina Burroughs gives a glimpse into her ‘First Job’ March 25, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Expands With Four New Hires March 25, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Welcomes Client Advisor- Financial Advisor Magazine March 25, 2015

Partner at Miller Russell Associates Helps Clients Manage Wealth – Who’s Who in Arizona Business/Arizona Republic March 25, 2015

Nathan Erickson’s Promotion Featured in Financial Advisor Magazine March 25, 2015

Miller/Russell & Associates Tweaks Name, Rebrands Itself March 25, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Launches Rebranding March 25, 2015

Adviser Sees Promise in European Stocks March 25, 2015

Do not fixate on gold in your portfolio March 25, 2015

Miller/Russell & Associates Continues Expansion March 25, 2015

Miller/Russell Appoints Managing Director March 25, 2015

Partners, Clients Take Full Ownership of Miller/Russell March 25, 2015

Why a $1.5 billion RIA is Selling Internally This Time March 25, 2015

Nation Poised at the Brink of the Fiscal Cliff March 25, 2015

Miller/Russell Announces New Ownership March 25, 2015

Christina Burroughs Named As One of Financial Times Top 100 Women Financial Advisers December 9, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Named One Of The 2014 Most Admired Companies In Arizona September 16, 2014

Miller Russell Associates’ Team Earns Recognition On List Of 2014 Five Star Wealth Managers In Phoenix September 2, 2014

Investments

Press Releases

MRA Associates Welcomes Senior Tax Manager to Growing Team March 13, 2017

MRA Associates Named On Best Places to Work in Money Management by Pensions and Investments Magazine December 12, 2016

MRA Associates Takes on the Fit Company Challenge to Promote Employee Wellness November 22, 2016

MRA Associates Adds Two New Hires to Growing Team October 14, 2016

MRA Associates Team Named on Five Star Wealth Managers List for Fourth Consecutive Year September 29, 2016

Christina Burroughs Named One of 2016 Most Influential Women In Arizona Business August 8, 2016

MRA Associates Named on 2016 Who’s Who in Business – Arizona Republic July 21, 2016

MRA Associates Named to Financial Times Top 300 List June 30, 2016

MRA Associates Listed as Top Company to Work For by CareerBuilder June 22, 2016

MRA Associates Ranked Third on Top 25 Independent Advisers List June 20, 2016

MRA Associates Recognized by Phoenix Business Journal on Independent Investment Advisers List May 24, 2016

MRA CEO Mark Feldman Attends Barron’s Top Independent Advisors Summit May 11, 2016

MRA Announces Two New Hires and Multiple Promotions in February February 22, 2016

Miller Russell Associates’ CEO Recognized on List of Top Independent Wealth Advisors by BARRON’S October 23, 2015

Miller Russell Associates’ Team Recognized On List Of Five Star Wealth Managers In Phoenix September 28, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Grows With Three New Hires June 28, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Ranked In Forbes’ Top 100 Wealth Managers 2015 June 10, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Recognized On List of Independent Investment Advisers By Phoenix Business Journal June 10, 2015

Miller Russell Associates Announces New Partner, Multiple Promotions and New Hires In 2015 February 2, 2015

Christina Burroughs Named As One of Financial Times Top 100 Women Financial Advisers December 9, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Hires Client Associate November 21, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Hires New Client Associate October 21, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Named One Of The 2014 Most Admired Companies In Arizona September 16, 2014

Miller Russell Associates’ Team Earns Recognition On List Of 2014 Five Star Wealth Managers In Phoenix September 2, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Expands With Four New Hires July 21, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Named One Of Careerbuilder’s Top Companies To Work For In Arizona For Second Year June 30, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Expands Investment Team With Two New Hires May 20, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Earns Prestigious CEFEX Certification for Third Year for Best Fiduciary Practices May 19, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Named No. 1 Independent Investment Adviser in Phoenix May 8, 2014

Miller Russell Associates Promotes Nathan Erickson to Chief Investment Officer March 26, 2014

Leading Phoenix Investment Advisor Rebrands, Launches New Website February 12, 2014

Miller/Russell & Associates Promotes Six Team Members January 9, 2014

Christina Burroughs Named As A 2013 Five Star Wealth Manager September 20, 2013

Four Executives Named Partner at Valley RIA Firm Miller/Russell & Associates September 11, 2013

Miller/Russell & Associates Ranked as the No. 25 Fastest Growing Firm in the U.S. July 22, 2013

Miller/Russell & Associates Named on the 2013 CareerBuilder’s Top Companies to Work For in Arizona June 25, 2013

Phoenix Business Journal Ranks Miller/Russell in Top 3 Independent Investment Advisers May 21, 2013

Stuyvenberg Joins Miller/Russell as Senior Client Associate April 4, 2013

Miller/Russell Earns CEFEX Certification for Second Year March 27, 2013

Miller/Russell & Associates Adds Seven Team Members to Phoenix-Based Investment Advisory March 5, 2013

Miller/Russell & Associates Ranked in Top 50 Fastest Growing, Fee-Only RIA Firms in the Nation February 26, 2013

Ken Garrett Joins Miller/Russell as Managing Director February 22, 2013

James Sean McGettigan Promoted to Client Advisor at Miller/Russell & Associates January 21, 2013

Christina Burroughs Named Partner at Miller/Russell & Associates January 15, 2013

Miller/Russell & Associates Is Now 100% Employee & Client Owned December 20, 2012

Miller/Russell & Associates Hires Client Support Services Manager May 7, 2012

Miller/Russell Among First Investment Advisors Globally to Complete CEFEX Certification Process March 15, 2012

Miller/Russell & Associates Hires Mark Feldman as Chief Executive Officer January 17, 2012

Miller/Russell & Associates Adds Bill Hodges as Vice Chairman November 23, 2011

Miller/Russell & Associates Hires Seasoned Wealth Management Counselor October 25, 2011

Miller/Russell & Associates Hires Portfolio Manager May 9, 2011

Retirement