Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
GDP

Zero Sum Sentiment

By, 01/31/2014
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As seen after GDP’s release Thursday, sentiment is still stuck between skepticism and optimism—for every positive, folks can find a negative.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Monetary Policy

This Week in Monetary Policy

By, 01/30/2014
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Some suggest the Fed’s decision to continue tapering disregards its negative impacts on Emerging Markets. In our view, a taper isn’t the problem—quantitative easing’s end will be a market positive.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Across the Atlantic

A Consuming Recovery

By, 01/29/2014
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The UK’s consumption-led growth has some questioning the sustainability of its recovery—but are concerns warranted?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

About That Turkish Flu

By, 01/28/2014
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Turkey’s problems, though severe, shouldn’t infect the rest of the world or Emerging Markets.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Keep Calm as Stocks Carry On

By, 01/27/2014
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Stocks’ quick drop last week led to many fears more is to come. Our suggestion? Stay cool.

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Emerging Markets

Q(E) the Contagion? I Think Not

By, 01/24/2014
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Did the Fed cause an Emerging Markets currency contagion?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Giving Credit Where It’s Due

By, 01/24/2014

China’s private manufacturing gauge contracted in January, but it wasn’t the only number that’s crunched recently.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

The January (Non)Effect

By, 01/23/2014
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As January winds down, will its final monthly performance determine stocks’ direction in 2014?

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Into Perspective

Evaluating Valuations

By, 01/22/2014
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An uptick in stock valuations doesn’t mean the bull market’s end is nigh.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

A Bullish 2014

By, 01/21/2014
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What’s in store for stocks this year?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Inflation

Sentiment’s Goldi-Lockdown

By, 01/17/2014
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Global growth is accelerating, and inflation isn’t. Investors used to appreciate this, but today’s skeptical crowd sees low inflation as a grizzly prospect.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Reign of (Debt) Terror?

By, 01/16/2014
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Lingering debt crisis fears underpin skepticism regarding France’s economy. But the skepticism doesn’t reflect reality clearly—bullish for stocks.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
The Global View

A Dose of Data for the New Year

By, 01/15/2014
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Though 2014 has gotten off to a bumpy start, plenty of global economic data suggest the bull is on firm fundamental footing. 

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Three Breaks for Basel III

By, 01/14/2014
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Three tweaks to the Basel III international standard for bank regulation should help clear some lingering uncertainty for Financials.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Jittery Over Bad Statistics?

By, 01/13/2014
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How should we interpret December’s employment report?

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Todd Bliman

Strolling Down Maiden Lane

By, 01/13/2014
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A news story you may have missed provides valuable evidence to counter the popular narrative of 2008’s financial crisis.

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Personal Finance

Guaranteed*

By, 01/10/2014
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Little do many investors realize the word “guarantee” is multi-faceted—at least in the annuities world.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Europe’s Improving Health

By, 01/09/2014

Those focusing on weak French data are ignoring the bigger, more important eurozone picture.

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Into Perspective

A New Head for the Fed

By, 01/08/2014

Trying to predict what new Fed Chair Janet Yellen will do is a fool’s errand.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Ring Around the Rules

By, 01/07/2014
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As the US and UK continue wrapping up post-crisis regulation, the eurozone’s reform is still in its beginning phases.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
MarketMinder Minute

MarketMinder Minute - Debunking the January Effect

By, 01/03/2014
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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Chinese Cud and Manufacturing Moguls

By, 01/03/2014
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That markets started 2014 down and China’s manufacturing slowed seemed more than coincidence to some—but neither necessarily signal global softening ahead.

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