Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

A CDS Witch Hunt

By, 01/30/2009
The Credit Default Swap market has been maligned as a source of financial instability, but inhibiting this important market would do more harm than good.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

So Bad, It’s Good?

By, 01/29/2009
Plans for a government-run "bad bank” stoked financial shares today, but the targeted assets aren't nearly as bad as people think. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Mountains of Money

By, 01/28/2009
Global fiscal stimulus has been significant and is growing daily. Despite the dangers, that's a good thing for investors. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Monetary Policy

Proceeding Aggressively With Caution

By, 01/27/2009
Fed policy makers will likely exhibit both force and caution in their scheduled meetings this week. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
GDP

Housing Wobble

By, 01/26/2009
The heavy emphasis on the latest housing data belies its light GDP weight. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Meet Mr. Geithner?

By, 01/23/2009
Treasury secretary nominee Timothy Geithner won the Senate Finance Committee's approval Thursday—but we still know relatively little about him. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Strings Attached

By, 01/22/2009
TARP's strings are tightening around the banking sector. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Politics

Don’t Count On It

By, 01/21/2009
President Obama's first term may be less revolutionary than expected—and for markets, the less change, the better. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Banky Panky

By, 01/20/2009
Problems for Financials will likely linger. But the government seems intent on avoiding a systemic collapse, and Financials' woes shouldn't prevent a recovery for the broader markets.  read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Wild Whisper Numbers

By, 01/16/2009
It's earnings season again, but for the foreseeable future, uncertainty reigns. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Market Cycles

It’s Okay to Double Dip

By, 01/15/2009
At the end of bears and beginning of bulls, lows are often retested. Investors shouldn't fear. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Patience With Punches

By, 01/14/2009
We're too eager to give up on monetary and fiscal stimulus before it's had a chance to work. read more
Aaron Anderson
The Global View

Transparency Is the New Black

By, 01/13/2009
What do Members Only jackets, jazzercise leg warmers, acid wash jeans, and collateralized debt obligations have in common? They've fallen out of style in a big way. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Globalization

Made in _______

By, 01/13/2009
Current protectionist talk is likely no more than political huffing and puffing. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

German Debt Drama

By, 01/12/2009
Though little noticed in the US, a failed German bond auction has some worried abroad. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Reverse Logic

By, 01/09/2009
More weak unemployment data made the news today—but don't bet it depresses stocks long term. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Commodities

Pipeline Politics

By, 01/08/2009
Pipeline politics are leaving Eurasia and Europe in the cold. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Sunk by Saving?

By, 01/07/2009
Consumer health has been at the tip of everyone's tongue—now some worry more saving will make things even worse.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Layer Cake Regulation

By, 01/06/2009
The SEC's long-awaited report on FAS 157 only complicates things. read more
Lara Hoffmans
Inconvenient Truths

Deregulation . . . Regulation . . . What’s the Difference?

By, 01/05/2009
The problem with the past decade of financial deregulation is there hasn't been any deregulation.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Investor Sentiment

Tomorrow Is a New Day

By, 01/02/2009
Our sights are set on the future, but it's tough to cast off the anchor of ‘08.read more

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