Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Headline Hog

By, 02/26/2010
The threat of continuing Greek drama dominated headlines Thursday, but investors were left with more questions than answers at day's end.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Capitalism

Banks and Capitalism

By, 02/25/2010
Likely mindful of a still-struggling banking industry and other economic vulnerabilities, Fed head Ben Bernanke emphasized the need for continued low interest rates on Wednesday. read more
John Hulcher
Unconventional Wisdom

Don’t Go With the (Fund) Flow

By, 02/24/2010
Sticking with a long-term investment strategy can be tough during heightened volatility, but disciplined investors generally experience better returns in the long run.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

A False Prophet

By, 02/24/2010
February's falling consumer confidence doesn't tell us much and should little worry investors. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Politics

Dead Bill Walking?

By, 02/23/2010
The White House is hoping to breathe new life into the health care legislation—but is it just a dead bill walking?read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

A Fed Surprise

By, 02/22/2010

The Fed raised the discount rate Friday—a baby step toward normalizing monetary policy.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Whoop, There It Is

By, 02/19/2010
There's much to whoop and cheer about in the US manufacturing sector.read more
Michael Hanson
Business in Review

The Apologia of Hank Paulson

By, 02/19/2010
Henry Paulson's On the Brink is disappointing and too long, while Andrew Ross Sorkin's Too Big to Fail might well end up the definitive text of the era.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

PIIGS Go to Market

By, 02/18/2010
Recent PIIGS countries bond auctions were oversubscribed. read more
Akash Patel
Into Perspective

IOUs That Shouldn’t Worry U or I

By, 02/17/2010
It's tough to go 15 minutes these days without hearing something about debt—consumer debt, sovereign debt, business debt, you name it. read more
Others

The Chinese Invasion?

Japan surpassed China as the largest foreign holder of US Treasuries in December. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Investor Sentiment

Remind Me

By, 02/16/2010
Amid recent stock market volatility, it's easy to forget why this bull market will continue. Allow us to jog your memory. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Commodities

Gold’s Safety Blanket Myth

By, 02/12/2010
Gold can be emotionally comforting when markets get volatile, but it boasts poor long-term returns compared to stocks. read more
Michael Hanson
Business in Review

Geopolitics, Battlestars, and the Next 100 Years

By, 02/11/2010
George Friedman's The Next 100 Years is an ambitious and fascinating glimpse into the future of geopolitics.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

The Plan That’s Just a Plan

By, 02/11/2010
Fed head Bernanke released a statement Wednesday detailing stimulus exit options—but indicated monetary policy will remain accommodative for a while yet. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Here Comes . . . a Little Sun

By, 02/10/2010
Falling inventories, little talked about, signal continued economic improvement and could help stocks rise over time. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Investor Sentiment

Simmer Down Over Corporate Bonds

By, 02/09/2010
Sentiment may be shaking the corporate bond market right now, but companies' prospects are largely robust. read more
Lara Hoffmans
The Global View

We're Number Eight!

By, 02/08/2010
If being "number one” were a vital investing concern, we'd all invest in Luxembourg and call it a day.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

A Tale of Two Surveys

By, 02/08/2010
Friday's employment report might seem a mixed bag, but it shows progress overall. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

A Big Fat Greek Deficit—Redux

By, 02/05/2010
Markets dropped significantly Thursday as sovereign debt fears resurfaced in the EU. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Melancholy Over Manufacturing?

By, 02/04/2010
US manufacturing expanded in January at the fastest pace in five years, but naysayers fear the sector's continuing decline.read more
Michael Hanson
Business in Review

Starting With a True Classic

By, 02/03/2010
GC Selden's Psychology of the Stock Market is full of wit and wisdom…and still relevant today.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Budget Blueprint Blues

By, 02/03/2010
The White House released its budget blueprint for fiscal year 2011 Monday. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Forecasting

Flipping the January Argument on Its Head

By, 02/02/2010
Markets finished January in the red, but that doesn't tell investors much about the year.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
GDP

This. Is. Good. News.

By, 02/01/2010
As US GDP grew at its fastest pace in six years, the pessimism of disbelief finds reason to doubt. read more

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