Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Forecasting

A Strong Second Six

By, 09/30/2009
As earnings season looms, stocks should continue their "V” recovery, with sentiment outweighing fundamentals.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Developed Markets

What’s Brewing in Germany

By, 09/29/2009
The German parliament is set to shift toward a business-friendly, center-right majority. But the status quo, not significant change, is probably what's brewing. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Shaken, Not Stirred

By, 09/28/2009
The stock market recovery has been steady so far, but don't forget pullbacks are normal during a bull market.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Lofty Promises, Little Action

By, 09/25/2009
World leaders descended on the US this week for a couple high-profile summits. Policy decisions, major or minor, are unlikely.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Stimulus U-Turn

By, 09/24/2009
The DPJ, Japan's new ruling party, announced its decision to postpone parts of the $165 billion economic stimulus package passed earlier this year—possibly hindering Japan's economic recovery relative to the rest of the world. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Monetary Policy

Back From the Brink

By, 09/23/2009
A year after financial panic compelled the Treasury to insure money market funds, the program peacefully expired last Friday.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Bare Bottom

By, 09/22/2009
As the global economy recovers, bare-bones inventories need to rise to keep shelves from becoming equally bare. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Currencies

A Perplexing Peg

By, 09/21/2009
The Chinese yuan appears to be re-pegged to the US dollar—more evidence recent anti-dollar rhetoric is more talk than action.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Investor Sentiment

Wading Back In

By, 09/18/2009
A year after financial panic sent investors fleeing, risk appetite is on the rise again. read more
Aaron Anderson
The Global View

Confounding Currency Myths

By, 09/17/2009
There's no shortage of opinions about the most important factors to consider when investing. I can't tell you if any foretell outsized returns, but I do know global investors of every ilk should keep an eye on one common factor: Currency exchange rates. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Bye-Bye, Recession?

By, 09/17/2009
Recent talk of the end of the global recession isn't new news to investors.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Trade

Minor in the Key of Kerfuffle

By, 09/16/2009
Scaled historically, today's trade kerfuffles are minor—but we like that so many are paying attention.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Politics

Separation Anxiety

By, 09/15/2009
Though Treasury and White House speak of "exit strategy,” financial regulation proposals could mean continued government involvement in the financial sector.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

One Year Later

By, 09/11/2009
One year after a fateful week on Wall Street ignited a panic, we evaluate where things stand today.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Commodities

The Bling Fling

By, 09/10/2009
Even at $1,000 per ounce, gold isn't a harbinger of hyperinflation or financial panic…just a boring old commodity. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Of Mop-Tops and Monetary Union

By, 09/09/2009
The United Nations recently proposed establishing a global central bank and currency to solve the world's woes—but don't expect action anytime soon.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Less Bad Is Good

By, 09/07/2009
Economic data has been exceeding dour expectations, but skeptics are quick to note "less bad" data still isn't good.read more
Jennifer Marquand
Into Perspective

Trade Winds

By, 09/04/2009
As this recessionary storm begins to dissipate, it's likely the menacing clouds will be pushed out (at least in part) by more pleasant economic trade winds.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Commodities

Fuel for the Fire

By, 09/04/2009
Oil's constricted supply, lengthy extraction process, and difficult distribution highlight the bullish prospects for the Energy sector. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Monetary Policy

FDIC Out of Cash?

By, 09/03/2009
The financial crisis was a big test, but there's little need to fear the FDIC will run out of money—even as bank failures continue rising. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Alternative Investments

Rare Earths

By, 09/02/2009
Materials and Emerging Markets are two equity categories likely to lead market recovery. Rare earths, a small subset of Materials, show us why.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Developed Markets

Chip, Chip, Hooray

By, 09/01/2009
Global semiconductor sales climbed for the fifth month in a row—a confirmation of Tech's stock outperformance so far this year. read more

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