Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Debating Corporate Profit Margins

By, 03/31/2014
Ratings284.482143

Should we be alarmed by the increase in corporate profit margins?

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Cory Forbes
Personal Finance

Predicting Past Performance

By, 03/31/2014
Ratings1753.22

Many investment professionals claim to “manage the fund managers”—in my view, a recipe for an inefficient, backward-looking strategy.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Qualitative Squeezing

By, 03/28/2014
Ratings334.242424

The Fed’s feeling innovative again—this time with their measurement of Financials’ health instead of monetary policy.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Personal Finance

Shaped for U?

By, 03/27/2014
Ratings634.253968

In our view, the so-called u-shaped investment strategy is fraught with peril for investors.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Beating the Buyback Blues

By, 03/26/2014
Ratings414.158536

Are stock buybacks misleading investors? 

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Personal Finance

No Win, No Fee, No Free Lunch

By, 03/26/2014
Ratings664.159091

Paying for performance isn’t as great as it sounds.

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Todd Bliman

This Is Your Brain on Markets

By, 03/25/2014
Ratings1723.601744

Your mind can play tricks on your portfolio—being aware of them early may be your best defense.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Market Cycles

Mean Reversion and Other Mathematical Fairy Tales

By, 03/25/2014
Ratings734.212329

How high is too high for stocks?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Stress Less Over Stress Tests

By, 03/24/2014
Ratings74.357143

What does the latest round of Fed stress tests tell us?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

The Early Bird Scares the Worm

By, 03/21/2014
Ratings234.347826

New Fed Head Janet Yellen has the whole media crowing about when the next Fed Funds rate hike will be—will her announcement ruffle markets’ feathers, too?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Across the Atlantic

Retiring the Annuity Requirement

By, 03/20/2014
Ratings693.521739

What does one new rule change mean for UK pensioners?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Behavioral Finance

Corrective Behavior

By, 03/19/2014
Ratings1253.96

How should investors prepare for a possible correction?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
MarketMinder Minute

MarketMinder Minute - Wall Street's Calorie-Free Cake

By, 03/19/2014
Ratings643.890625
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Is Euphoria Back?

By, 03/18/2014
Ratings3262.96319

With an uptick in IPOs and retail investors starting to return to the market, is the bull reaching euphoric levels?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Don’t Go Russian to Conclusions About Sanctions

By, 03/17/2014
Ratings474.06383

The US and EU slapped sanctions on Russia after Crimea voted to rejoin the Motherland, but so far, the economic impact appears minimal.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Emerging Markets

China’s Great Wall of Worry

By, 03/14/2014
Ratings414.036585

Fears of a Chinese hard landing have circulated for years—do recent data suggest they’re merited?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Margins of Bearishness?

By, 03/13/2014
Ratings1573.003185

Is record-high margin debt a bearish indicator?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

No Easy Bull

By, 03/12/2014
Ratings1103.859091

What should investors make of recent chatter that the “easy money” days of the bull market are done?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Rules and Observations

By, 03/11/2014
Ratings524.009615

A recent regulatory investigation in the UK might shed light on proposed rule changes in the US.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Happy Fifth Birthday, Bull Market

By, 03/10/2014
Ratings474.617021

What does the bull’s five-year anniversary mean for its future?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Crimea River of Natural Gas

By, 03/07/2014
Ratings954.163158

What does Ukraine have to do with a 1938 US natural gas law?

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Michael Birnbaum

The End Is Not Nigh

By, 03/06/2014
Ratings2053.526829

Are investors too euphoric?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

China’s Path to Free-Market Reforms: Default?

By, 03/06/2014
Ratings314.016129

Could a corporate default in China actually be a positive?

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Christopher Wong

The Yes Man

By, 03/06/2014
Ratings1183.682203

“Yes” isn’t always the answer you should be hearing from your financial adviser.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Looking Beyond the Crimea—Economic Edition

By, 03/05/2014
Ratings134.730769

A number of positive economic data releases this week were overshadowed by the events in Eastern Europe.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Looking Beyond the Crimea—Policy Edition

By, 03/05/2014
Ratings263.192308

With all eyes on the Crimea this week, banker pay and a Supreme Court case are under-the-radar issues that may have a greater impact on capital markets than what’s happening in Eastern Europe.

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