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Asset Preservation Advisors


State: GA

APA’s philosophy is to work closely with our clients to develop an in-depth understanding of their unique needs and objectives. We then customize a municipal bond portfolio that best meets their specific goals and needs. APA manages high quality municipal bond portfolios in four strategies: Short-Term, Intermediate-Term, High Income, and Taxable.

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Manufacturing orders for durable goods fell in April

Orders for products expected to last more than three years have fallen two out of the past three months

New orders for durable goods fell 3.6 percent in April, according to data released today by the U.S. Department of Commerce. Orders totaled $189.9 billion, a decrease of $7.1 billion from March.

Orders for durable goods – products expected to last more than three years -  decreased in two of the last three months. Transportation equipment had the largest decrease of 9.5 percent.