Archives for February, 2013

  1. February 25, 2013

    Spending For Spending Weekly CEO Commentary 2-25-13 Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company It's apparent we are facing $85 billion in cuts to government spending. As I mentioned in last week’s blog, there appears to be too wide of a gap for an immediate political… More >>

  2. February 19, 2013

    Handicapping Sequestration Weekly CEO Commentary 2-19-13 Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company It simply amazes me how much we have to talk about government fiscal policy and the market moving forces it creates. Just as a recap, the list of the times the US Government… More >>

  3. February 11, 2013

    Beating (Low) Expectations Weekly Market Commentary 2-11-13 Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company As we have written about previously, beyond the noise of headlines, what really drives stock prices is earnings. The S&P 500 has been approaching all-time highs, and as of… More >>

  4. February 4, 2013

    Policy Errors, Part II Weekly CEO Commentary 2-4-13 Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company It's official: the threat of massive cuts in spending with the fiscal cliff created a contraction in our economy. According to the Financial Times, GDP as reported this last week… More >>