Archives for July, 2013

  1. July 29, 2013

    The Sidelines: It's the Investor’s turn to sit on cashWeekly CEO Commentary 7-29-2013Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company Fixed income investments have become increasingly difficult to implement, manage and maintain. Since Fed Chair Bernanke began his "thinking… More >>

  2. July 22, 2013

      Inflation UrgencyWeekly Market Commentary 7-22-2013Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company Over the weekend Japan, the world’s 3rd largest economy and 2nd largest developed economy, held a historic vote. Their Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, basically won control of both… More >>

  3. July 15, 2013

    Earnings Outlook Weekly Market Commentary 7-15-2013 Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company Earnings season is starting, and as we have written about in the past, earnings are what really drive stock prices. Expectations for this earnings season are somewhat cautious.… More >>

  4. July 8, 2013

    It's Not WorkingWeekly Market Commentary 7-8-2013Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company What if the Fed is not talking about tapering their purchases of bonds because the economy is getting better. There is no doubt parts of the economy are improving over the past year:… More >>

  5. July 1, 2013

      Learning how to see…things that aren't really there!Weekly Market Commentary 7-1-2013Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company After spending a considerable amount of time traveling to one of the financial "hot zones" in the world, Italy, I can make an important… More >>