Archives for August, 2013

  1. August 26, 2013

      Can't Live With It, Can't Live Without ItWeekly Market Commentary 8-26-2013Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company Fixed income was once an easy asset class to allocate to. You could by US Treasuries or municipal bonds, collect good income, hedge against deflation and… More >>

  2. August 19, 2013

      Are we overextended? Weekly Market Commentary 8-19-2013Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company The number one question that I get asked is if the markets are overextended. Invariably, most people already have formed their own opinion, but my answer is no—based upon… More >>

  3. August 12, 2013

      Fiscal TrifectaWeekly CEO Commentary 8-12-13Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company As earnings season winds down, it appears we had an excellent outcome. (Image source: Bespoke Investment Group) Roughly 63% of companies beat their earnings estimates, and earnings… More >>

  4. August 5, 2013

      Part Time America Weekly Market Commentary 8-5-2013Tim Phillips, CEO—Phillips & Company I have written on many occasions about the possibility of a structural change in the American workforce. Work is the bedrock of our economy. With over 71% of GDP generated by… More >>