Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Predictably Unpredictable

By, 12/31/2009
Long-term economic and stock market predictions are never entirely accurate—there are simply too many unforeseeable factors involved. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Toasts, Not Tears

By, 12/30/2009
This year's holiday shopping season exemplifies the disconnect between expectations and reality. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Forecasting

Onward

By, 12/29/2009
What are the experts saying about 2010? And what should investors do about it?read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Fisher Investments Looks Ahead

By, 12/28/2009
With 2009 (and the ‘00s) winding down, investors can take what they've learned and look forward to the future.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
GDP

Data Drawbacks

By, 12/24/2009
Economic data—what's in those numbers? read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

The Ghost of Christmas Future

By, 12/23/2009
The Senate will vote a present down the chimney this Christmas Eve—but it's only the next step in a lengthy process littered with political land mines.read more
Others

Deflated Copenhagen

The UN's Copenhagen summit fell short of its lofty goals—and that could be good for business going forward, especially in developing nations. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Personal Finance

Charge It, Please!

By, 12/21/2009
Credit card interest rates are rising in advance of a new law—a good example of regulation gone awry. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

Big Fat Greek Deficit

By, 12/18/2009
Greek debt concerns roiled markets again Thursday. Expect such disruptions to continue, but not to derail the bull market.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

Cash Rich

By, 12/17/2009
US companies have plenty of cash on hand ready to be deployed at a moment's notice. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

A Buck for the Barber

By, 12/16/2009
For now, moderately higher inflation signals economic recovery—nothing moreread more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Interest Rates

Yields Signs

By, 12/15/2009
The US yield curve steepened to its biggest spread in decades last week—bullish for economic growth. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Emerging Markets

Country Matters

By, 12/14/2009
Emerging markets are fueling global growth, and China's surge bodes well for the world. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
GDP

Pacific Politics

By, 12/11/2009
Japan's new leadership continues to shake things up—leaving investors wondering what's next for the country's stock market.read more
Michael Hanson
Neuro-economics

The Transaction Mentality and You

By, 12/10/2009
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Investors tend to think like high-flying traders when most ought to be ho-hum.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
US Economy

TARP Controversy

By, 12/10/2009
TARP's extension Wednesday was largely irrelevant—along with other emergency programs, it's already prevented the worst-case scenario. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

A Grecian Knot

By, 12/09/2009
Markets were fidgety following a Fitch downgrade of Greek government debt Tuesday.     read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Emerging Markets

Skip the Double-Dip

By, 12/08/2009
The future's never certain, but a double-dip recession seems unlikely. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Developed Markets

Jobs Report, Sarbox, and Japan Post

By, 12/07/2009
The world is full of rotating characters, and some acts have more power to move markets than others.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Others

The Devil You Know

By, 12/04/2009
Entirely new challenges lie ahead for the Fed Chairman—whose confirmation is all but assured. Is he up to the task?read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Monetary Policy

Exits in Sight

By, 12/03/2009
That some countries are mulling stimulus exit plans is a positive sign the global economic recovery has legs. read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Media Hype/Myths

The Ol’ Pension Blues

By, 12/02/2009
The ol' pension blues are back—but they needn't rob investors of holiday cheer.read more
Fisher Investments Editorial Staff
Capitalism

The Good Life

By, 12/01/2009
After giving thanks for all we have, let's ponder just why we have so much.  read more

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