Market Watch

Last Closing Prices

Dow Jones Industrials 16,960.57 - 0.72
Nasdaq Composite 4,449.56 - 0.50

[ Markets | Charts | Quotes | Portfolio ]

Market data delayed per exchange rules.
All quotes are in US Eastern Time (EST).
© Interactive Data Managed Solutions (NYSE:IDC) All rights reserved.

  • Text Size: A A A
AXA - Benjamin P. Hudson
Welcome to my web site.  I am Ben Hudson, a financial professional for AXA Advisors, LLC.  My career with Equitable began in 1977 after graduating from Northern Michigan University in 1976.  Within one year I was promoted to District Manager, and was later promoted to Agency Manager in Southfield, Michigan in 1993.  In 1998 the Michigan offices were merged, and our headquarters established in Troy, Michigan, where I served as Branch Manager until 2013. 
Today, I have the privilege of working with many individuals and small businesses as their financial advisor, helping them build their financial futures.  Over the years I have earned several NCA, DLA, Regional Builders Trophy awards, and the National Builders Trophy.  I am a member of the prestigious Equitable Hall of Fame and a life and qualifying member of the MDRT.  My primary focus for the Branch has been the development of two Agency Managers, as well as promoting, developing and educating our Proven Producer Groups and our Established Sales Force.

 I live in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, with my son Brett, and our chocolate Lab, Luke.  My two favorite pastimes are hockey and golf (not necessarily in that order).
Benjamin Hudson
Great Lakes Branch - AXA Advisors


Retirement Risks to Consider

The road to a comfortable retirement is full of risks, and they don’t end when you stop working.

Should You Wait to Claim Social Security?

Factors that retirees should consider when making the important financial decision about claiming Social Security.

Your Dog May Pose a Liability Threat

Dog owners may want to review their insurance policies to determine whether they have adequate liability protection.

Entrepreneurs Get Back in the Game

Start-up activity rose to a 14-year high in 2012; some first steps for turning an idea into a profitable business.

More Newsletters →


Lifetime Earnings

This calculator is designed to help you attach a dollar figure to your life’s work.

College Funding

Use this calculator to estimate the cost of your child’s education, based on the variables you input.

Retirement Plan Early Distribution

Estimate how much would remain after paying income taxes and penalties if you took an early distribution from a retirement plan.

More Calculators →

Contact Info

Appointment Signup