3rd Quarter 2012   In a period of looming macroeconomic risks and great investor uncertainty the quarter resulted in solid gains in most global equity markets.  The Dow was up 4.3%, the S&P 500 5.8% and the NASDAQ 6.2% for the quarter.  Year-to-date the Dow was up 10%, the S&P 14.5% and the NASDAQ 19.6%.  The news internationally was encouraging though mixed with Euro ...