Elisabeth Dellinger
Reality Check

The Truth About Negative Deposit Rates

By, 11/29/2013
Ratings354.214286

The internet is awash with rumors banks might charge for deposits. What’s a customer to do? 

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Across the Atlantic

Berlusconi Out, German Government In

By, 11/29/2013
Ratings283.553571

Eurozone politics got a little clearer on Wednesday.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Mexico’s Quiet Reform

By, 11/27/2013
Ratings224.045455

While Mexico’s monopoly reforms hog the spotlight, an under-the-radar bank reform may provide a quicker, unexpected boost.    

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Personal Finance

No Inside Track

By, 11/26/2013
Ratings684.639706

Do CEOs’ inside trades provide investors helpful hints?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Alternative Investments

The Perils of Non-Traded REITs

By, 11/25/2013
Ratings1414.322695

Before jumping into non-traded REITs, we’d suggest investors do their due diligence.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Across the Atlantic

The Eurozone’s Rolling Hills of Economic Improvement

By, 11/22/2013
Ratings303.733333

Watching eurozone economic data and news—with all its ups and downs—may leave investors feeling motion-sick. We suggest focusing on the broader picture instead of the peaks and valleys.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Corporate Earnings

‘Tis the (Earnings) Season

By, 11/21/2013
Ratings534.226415

Earnings season is in full swing and a closer look at the most recent earnings report suggests the economy is, too.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Into Perspective

Vexed by the Volcker Rule?

By, 11/20/2013
Ratings473.670213

The Volcker Rule might soon see the light of day. What should investors expect?

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Elisabeth Dellinger
Into Perspective

The Misadventures of Bazooka Ben

By, 11/20/2013
Ratings174.676471

Are the world’s central banks running out of ammo?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Monetary Policy

Will Rising Rates Ding Demand?

By, 11/19/2013
Ratings643.960938

Will rising long-term interest rates choke the US economy?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Commie Capitalism

By, 11/18/2013
Ratings323.453125

China’s highly anticipated Third Plenum ended last week, and reform details are finally out. But are they more likely tail- or headwinds for stocks?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

An Uneven Clip is No Double Dip

By, 11/15/2013
Ratings344.176471

Folks fear the eurozone’s lackluster Q3 GDP growth suggests a double-dip recession, but LEI tells us otherwise.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Across the Atlantic

Growth Versus Guidance

By, 11/14/2013
Ratings313.967742

The UK LEI’s 1.5% rise in September is just the latest evidence the end of quantitative easing is good for growth—likely to the surprise of most investors.

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Todd Bliman
Personal Finance

The Compass

By, 11/14/2013
Ratings964.114583

The rule governing your advisor's actions is less important than the ethical compass that guides their actions.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Timing the Taper

By, 11/13/2013
Ratings1473.571429

Many folks are bemoaning what the arrival of the taper means for markets, unaware that we already have a sneak preview of what the impact is like.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Bubblicious?

By, 11/12/2013
Ratings523.826923

Some fear markets getting too high, but bubble chatter is likely self-deflating.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

A Tale of Two Unemployment Surveys

By, 11/11/2013
Ratings393.294872

What can we make of October’s employment report?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
GDP

Gross Domestic Problem-Solving

By, 11/08/2013
Ratings713.964789

Good GDP growth is bad news—at least as most see it these days. But we found more positives than problems in Q3’s report.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Facts About Floating Rate Notes

By, 11/07/2013
Ratings262.884615

The Treasury announced it will soon be issuing a new note—what does this mean for investors?

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff

Such Great Heights

By, 11/06/2013
Ratings2413.748963

Don’t be scared stocks are hitting all-time high marks—a fear of heights may lead to investors missing out on the bull market’s upside.

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Michael Hanson

Book Review: Financial Malthusians

By, 11/05/2013
Ratings603.433333

The end of growth is not upon us.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

Momentum and Other Fake Market Forces

By, 11/05/2013
Ratings413.768293

When headlines predict big short-term moves, long-term investors should stay cool.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Deficits

Deficit Hype

By, 11/04/2013
Ratings394.371795

A broad lack of enthusiasm over the sharp drop in the US’s federal deficit suggests investors are as skeptical as ever.

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Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Personal Finance

Trade-Offs of Target-Date Funds

By, 11/01/2013

Investors should consider much more than their retirement date when creating an investment plan—so why are funds solely focusing on just that so popular?

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