Archives for October, 2011

  1. October 31, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 10-31-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company You hear a lot about “risk on” and “risk off” by the media to describe the day-to-day short term volatility. For example, in the third quarter the S&P 500 fell 13.87%,… More >>

  2. October 24, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 10-24-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company   We have now entered the final quarter of the year and Alcoa kicked off the final earnings season after the bell on October 11th. As we hit the home stretch we wanted to look back and compare the… More >>

  3. October 17, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 10-17-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company Lately everyone I talk to from small business owners to “the men on the street” are words of doom and gloom. They all express significant doubts about the global economy and think a… More >>

  4. October 10, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 10-10-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips and Company The equity markets performed well last week after a historic late day rally on Tuesday. However the prevailing mood of business and consumers are of significant caution and concern. At the… More >>

  5. October 3, 2011

    Weekly Market Commentary 10-3-11 Tim Phillips, CEO – Phillips & Company     Last month, European physicists announced that they may have put a serious dent in Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity when they suggested it might be possible for something to travel… More >>