Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

GDP Goes Up in Smoke?

By, 05/30/2014
Ratings1083.444444

US Q1 GDP just got revised down, but EU GDP is about to get, um, higher.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Across the Atlantic

Draghi’s Deleveraging Dilemma

By, 05/29/2014

Monetary gimmicks can’t fix one of the Eurozone’s primary headwinds: banks’ shrinking balance sheets.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

The Mythical Third Arrow

By, 05/28/2014
Ratings223.704545

Will Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ever get around to firing that “third arrow”?  

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

Is Volatility Crashing?

By, 05/27/2014
Ratings364.152778

Can investors predict future volatility just by looking at “volatility” and “stress” gauges?

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Elisabeth Dellinger

All-Time-High Boredom

By, 05/27/2014
Ratings824.140244

Stocks hit an all-time high on Friday—and the news met a rather curious reaction.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Happy Anniversary, Taper Talk!

By, 05/23/2014
Ratings224.477273

Last May, Ben Bernanke alluded to a quantitative easing taper. What does that mean for markets and the economy one year later?

 

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Reality Check

Energy Game Changers?

By, 05/22/2014
Ratings1024.161765

This week was full of big news about Energy. What does it mean for investors?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

The Hacks That Started a (Trade) War?

By, 05/21/2014
Ratings334.439394

Will US charges of computer hacking against China set off a trade war?    

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

P/Es: Still Not Predictive After All These Years

By, 05/20/2014
Ratings854.176471

Basing portfolio decisions on valuations may intuitively seem right, but markets are frequently counterintuitive.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

A New Leader for India

By, 05/19/2014
Ratings214.380952

But do expectations exceed reality?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Musings on Volatility

By, 05/16/2014
Ratings1243.875

Markets haven’t moved a ton lately, but that doesn’t mean we’re witnessing “the death of volatility.”

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Reality Check

Detoxifying Mortgage-Backed Securities

By, 05/15/2014
Ratings314.177419

Global financial policy and regulators’ attitudes toward securitization seem to be shifting. What’s behind the change?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

China’s Great Expectations

By, 05/14/2014
Ratings284.535714

Would China missing 2014’s target annual growth rate mean trouble for stocks?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Inflation

Under (Inflationary) Pressure

By, 05/13/2014
Ratings353.928571

With April’s inflation report nearly out, folks are debating how the economy (and the Fed) may respond to pressure from rising prices.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

The Looming R&D Cliff…

By, 05/12/2014
Ratings254.18

With midterm elections nearing, we’ll start hearing a lot more political noise.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Bubble Hunting With Sweden’s Wild and Crazy Riksbank

By, 05/09/2014
Ratings303.45

What could happen when a country goes bubble-hunting before the boiling point? Sweden likely finds out.

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Todd Bliman
Into Perspective

That (Wonderful) Wall of Worry

By, 05/09/2014
Ratings484.625

We’re not out of the woods yet, and that’s bullish.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Across the Atlantic

Open for Business?

By, 05/08/2014
Ratings243.4375

European politicians’ stance on foreign investment? It’s complicated.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

A Deficit of Logic

By, 05/07/2014
Ratings384.263158

If GDP gets revised down to a contraction, does that mean problems lie ahead?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Searching for Meaning in Bouncy Times

By, 05/06/2014
Ratings764.302631

Recent volatility doesn’t necessarily signal a turning point for stocks.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

The Zieg-Fed Follies

By, 05/05/2014
Ratings264.269231

What can investors learn from April’s employment report?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Stay in May

By, 05/02/2014
Ratings434.406977

Pundits agree: “Sell in May and Go Away” will be a winning tactic this year—but how sound is their reasoning?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Frosty GDP

By, 05/01/2014
Ratings494.244898

What does Q1 2014’s sluggish GDP reading mean for investors?

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