Archives for September, 2011

  1. September 27, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 9-26-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company   Investor and consumer sentiment are near all-time lows and the instinctive thing to do is to follow the crowd and run for the exit.   Behaviorally speaking I call this, “risk as emotion… More >>

  2. September 20, 2011

    The State of Consumption and Policy Debates Weekly Market Commentary 9-20-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips & Company Focusing on one side of the balance sheet for consumers and corporations from a big picture standpoint you have: debt (liabilities) and net worth… More >>

  3. September 14, 2011

    I'm from the Government and I'm here to help. Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips & Company   We heard that message loud and clear last week. Bernanke gave a speech to reiterate the FED still has plenty of tools at their disposal and Obama gave a speech to a joint session of… More >>

  4. September 6, 2011

    Risk vs. Return in Low Growth Economy Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips & Company There is plenty of economic data to look at every week, but between Ben Bernanke’s speech in Jackson Hole and the September FOMC meeting there are three major economic data points:… More >>