Archives for June, 2011

  1. June 27, 2011

    Ben Bernanke's “Investor Insurance for Investors” Weekly Market Commentary 6-27-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips & Company This week Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve, gave a press conference following the release of the FOMC statement.… More >>

  2. June 21, 2011

    Nothing is Exactly as it Appears Weekly Market Commentary 6-20-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company   According to the advance monthly sales for retail and food services released last week by the US Census Bureau, retail sales declined 0.2% in May (seasonal… More >>

  3. June 13, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 6-13-11 Our Emotions or Their Stupidity Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company The S&P 500 is down 6.8% since the end of April and is currently on a six-week losing streak. According to Bespoke Investment Group: Going back to 1928, this… More >>

  4. June 7, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 6-6-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Co. The Probability of Being When it comes to investing it’s about trying to predict future outcomes. These predictions about future outcomes have a range of probabilities and likelihoods of happening. Last… More >>

  5. June 1, 2011

    Sector Rotation Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company   “An elegant solution for keeping track of reality” – Inception Right now, there seems to be a healthy debate over GDP growth for the US. Q1 real GDP growth remained unrevised at 1.8% compared to a forecasted… More >>