Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Three Backward-Looking, Not-So-Predictive Valuations Are High

By, 03/31/2015
Ratings693.775362

The US Treasury makes a market forecast.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Inflation

Deflation Fears Are Over-Inflated

By, 03/30/2015
Ratings364.416667

The Bank for International Settlements released a study that is a breath of fresh air on deflation.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
GDP

Pundits Already Lowering Expectations Bar for Q1

By, 03/27/2015
Ratings504.12

Q4 GDP was revised again Friday, but the real story here is analysts' low expectations for Q1.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Behavioral Finance

Funds Behaving Badly

By, 03/26/2015
Ratings574.043859

Discipline is still the key to investing success.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Inflation

Misinflation

By, 03/25/2015
Ratings234.413043

Do February data indicate inflation will soon be on the rise?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Politics

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

By, 03/24/2015
Ratings404.0625

Oh the places this election could go!

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Politics

Political Tool Returns After One Year Vacation: Debt Ceiling

By, 03/20/2015
Ratings224.454545

The Debt Ceiling is back—here’s what that actually means.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Monetary Policy

Pundits Forecast Fed, Prove Forecasting Fed Is Folly

By, 03/20/2015
Ratings264.365385

The media's mixed message on the Fed's deletion of patience illustrates the folly of Fed timing.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Politics

UK Politicians Want Some Votes

By, 03/19/2015
Ratings34.833333

The 2015 Budget marks the kick-off of UK election season.

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Media Hype/Myths

Unfunded Liabilities, the Lockbox, and Other Social Security Myths

By, 03/19/2015
Ratings744.27027

How Saturday Night Live contributed to an economic freak-out.

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Michael Hanson
Into Perspective

Book Review: The Shifts and the Shocks Obsesses Over Equilibrium

By, 03/19/2015

Perennial economic stability is impossible in the real world. 

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Media Hype/Myths

Fed People Write Words, Draw Dots

By, 03/18/2015
Ratings264.730769

Once again, headlines read way too much into Fed communications. 

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

A Winning Standard?

By, 03/18/2015

Would a broader application of the fiduciary standard benefit investors?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

The Wealth After-Effect

By, 03/17/2015
Ratings444.386364

All-time-high household net worth doesn't mean much for stocks.  

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
The Advisor's Corner

Fraudbook: The Utah Legislature’s Well-Intended but Feckless Ponzi-Prevention Site

By, 03/13/2015
Ratings124.416667

You are ultimately the only person who can protect yourself from fraud. The good news is it isn’t very difficult to do.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Reality Check

Charts Are Pretty, But Not Predictive

By, 03/12/2015
Ratings262.576923

Technical analysis returned to headlines this week. What can investors glean from it all?

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Todd Bliman
Monetary Policy

What Does This Messy Chart Say About Rate Hike Fears?

By, 03/12/2015
Ratings384.328948

Here is the history of market action pre- and post-initial rate hike, in a very messy line graph.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

When Cheap Doesn’t Mean Value

By, 03/11/2015
Ratings234.021739

Should investors steer clear of regions that look pricey?

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Into Perspective

Big British Debt Saves the World, and Other Century-Old Stories

By, 03/11/2015
Ratings484.0625

The story of three centuries' worth of UK debt shows why today's occasional debt doom-mongering is pretty far-fetched.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Corporate Earnings

Earnings Slip on Oil, and Other Obvious Puns

By, 03/10/2015
Ratings494.051021

Strip out the Energy sector, and S&P 500 earnings look just fine.  

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Into Perspective

Six Years On, the Bull Stays Strong

By, 03/09/2015
Ratings494.265306

Six years into the bull, stocks look set to keep clocking all-time highs.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

All George Strait’s Exes Live in Texas, but America’s Jobs Don’t

By, 03/09/2015
Ratings304.133333

The oil & gas industry is in a rough patch, but job layoffs there aren't a threat to the bull market or US expansion. 

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Investor Sentiment

Bank Investors Are Stressing Much Less

By, 03/06/2015
Ratings134.076923

The blasé reaction to the news all 31 big US banks sailed through the Fed’s 2015 stress tests shows how much sentiment has evolved.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Behavioral Finance

All Over the Map on Europe

By, 03/05/2015
Ratings204.375

The media’s opinions on eurozone stocks run the gamut. What are investors to make of it all?

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Into Perspective

America, the Liberated

By, 03/04/2015
Ratings384.381579

It's fashionable to say America's economic system needs fixing if we want faster growth, but some simple facts don't support this. 

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

A Second Glance at Growth

By, 03/04/2015

Data confirm growth around the world.  

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

Aversion to the Mean

By, 03/03/2015
Ratings494.530612

Stocks’ gangbusters February doesn’t mean March must be a stinker.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Commodities

Drilling Deep for Oil Stocks?

By, 03/02/2015
Ratings414.121951

How are oil producers reacting to lower prices?

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