Eckerly, David

David is the Group Vice President of the Corporate Communications Group at Fisher Investments. He has been with the firm since 2003.

Seven Reasons Stocks Are Still a Good Idea

Think stocks are too risky to hold as you contemplate retirement? Think again. Not holding stocks can turn out to be far riskier.

Adjective Absurdity

When analysis is bolstered more by scary adjectives than data, it pays to see for yourself what's really going on.

From Tower of Greed to Wall of Worry

A child-simple tale for understanding the two stalwarts of investor sentiment.

A Passing Storm

Thousands of years after the Greek pantheon of gods was created, humans still haven't moved past the tendency to ascribe mythological causes to scary events we don't fully understand.

Deficits Gone Wild?

This past weekend I spent an afternoon with my six-year-old nephew, who, between intermittent swigs of Jolt Cola and glassy-eyed Gameboy-induced trances, detailed his fondness for the San Francisco Giants and Barry Bonds, the team's much-maligned outfielder who's closing in on Hank Aaron's all-time home run record.


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