Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

A Halloween Headline Tour

By, 10/31/2011

A Halloween tour of the financial press.

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GDP

A Dash of Growth and a Pinch of a Plan

By, 10/28/2011

GDP was nicely positive, and the eurozone finally seems to have a plan.

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Behavioral Finance

Costly Clarity

By, 10/27/2011

Investors attempting to wait out current market volatility are likely taking more risk than it’s worth. 

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Geopolitics

When News Isn’t Really New

By, 10/26/2011

A look around the web at some of Tuesday’s not-so-new news.

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US Economy

Harping on HARP

By, 10/25/2011

The government announced a new plan to shore up underwater homeowners. But will it work?

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US Economy

Counterproductive Handwringing Over Productivity

By, 10/24/2011

A recent revision to US labor productivity has some in the media wringing their hands over long-range forecasts. But do the data merit the to-do?

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US Economy

A Preponderance of the Evidence: Growth

By, 10/21/2011

Although sentiment continues to be dour, a preponderance of the evidence shows underappreciated economic strength.

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Geopolitics

From the Eurozone Department

By, 10/20/2011

Wednesday brought more eurozone news—some new, some not-so new, but none terribly surprising.

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Todd Bliman

That (Non-Existent) Giant Sucking Sound

By, 10/20/2011

Many suppose foreign trade reduces employment opportunities for American workers. But digging even slightly below the surface shows these theories lack factual support.

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Geopolitics

No Chinese Hard Landing

By, 10/19/2011

China’s Q3 GDP growth at 9.1% seems a normal deceleration and an intentional set-up for reacceleration in 2012.

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Geopolitics

Don’t Bank on the Big Bang

By, 10/18/2011

Germany tempered the world’s expectations for an overnight eurozone fix, keeping with the gradual approach we’ve seen thus far.

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Trade

Racing Towards Zero

By, 10/17/2011

Last week, slow developments on US free trade gave way to action—on more than one front.

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Politics

Seeing the Forest and the Trees on Trade

By, 10/14/2011

Connecting the dots between seemingly unrelated events—especially those orchestrated by politicians—is critical to successful investing.

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Michael Hanson

Galbraith’s Speculation and Cynicism

By, 10/14/2011

John Kenneth Galbraith’s History of Financial Euphoria is a good primer, but don’t buy into his cynicism.

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Geopolitics

Slovakia and Beyond

By, 10/13/2011

A look around the eurozone at some recent news—both commonly reported and much less heard.

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Media Hype/Myths

Mutterings and Musings on Media

By, 10/12/2011

Assessing current media headlines helps illuminate the good and bad of media coverage.

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