Sector Guides

Fisher Investments on Financials Edition 1

Fisher Investments on Financials

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Jarred Kriz, and Andrew Teufel

January, 2012

Hardcover: 256 pages

Fisher Investments on Financials helps investors make more informed decisions within the sector and the framework to understand the sector's industries and you may gain global perspectives and strategies toward achieving financial goals.

Fisher Investments on Telecom

Fisher Investments on Telecom

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Dan Sinton, and Andrew Teufel

June, 2011

Hardcover: 158 pages

Fisher Investments on Telecom provides a macro view of the global Telecommunications (Telecom) sector, examines some the sector's key drivers, and helps investors make more informed investing decisions now and looking forward.

Fisher Investments on Health Care

Fisher Investments on Health Care

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Michael Kelly, Andrew Teufel

March, 2011

Hardcover: 206 pages

Fisher Investments on Health Care can help you make more informed decisions about the sector, how to determine optimal times to invest in Health Care stocks, and which Health Care industries have the potential to perform well in various environs.

Fisher Investments on Utilities

Fisher Investments on Utilities

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Theodore Gilliland, Andrew Teufel

March, 2011

Hardcover: 221 pages

Fisher Investments on Utilities series is a guide to the Utilities industry in three comprehensive parts: Getting Started, Utilities Details, and Thinking Like a Portfolio Manager. Fisher Investments on Utilities also explains some of the key macro drivers in the sector, including regulation, economic cycles, and investor sentiment and provides a framework for understanding the Utilities sector and its industries.

Fisher Investments on Consumer Discretionary

Fisher Investments on Consumer Discretionary

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Erik Renaud, Andrew Teufel

July, 2010

Hardcover: 191 pages

Fisher Investments on Consumer Discretionary is the seventh title to be published in the Fisher Investments On series of financial sector guides. This installment of the Fisher Investments On series is a comprehensive guide to the Consumer Discretionary industry--which includes companies such as auto manufacturers, homebuilders, sports equipment manufacturers, hotel developers and operators, cruise lines, retail websites, and department stores, to name just a few. The global Consumer Discretionary sector is complex, covering many sub-industries and countries with unique characteristics. Using the framework detailed in this book, you can learn to be better equipped to identify their differences, spot opportunities, and avoid major pitfalls.

Fisher Investments on Technology

Fisher Investments on Technology

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Brendan Erne, Andrew Teufel

March, 2010

Hardcover: 206 pages

Fisher Investments on Technology is the sixth title to be published in the Fisher Investments On series of sector guides. This guide is filled with expert advice and insight into the global Technology sector. The book follows a top down approach to investing in Technology and provides investors with strategies to help them achieve their goals. The book covers everything from the basics and history of Technology to the macroeconomic drivers of the sector. The authors teach investors strategies to think like a portfolio manager so they can make more informed decisions. Fisher Investments on Technology provides strategies for various market conditions—now and in the future.

Fisher Investments on Emerging Markets

Fisher Investments on Emerging Markets

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Austin Fraser

December, 2009

Hardcover: 224 pages

Fisher Investments on Emerging Markets was written to provide unique insight into investment in the constantly evolving Emerging Markets region. Many investors fear the unknown and emerging markets countries seem to typify that sentiment. The book begins with an introduction to the who, what, when, why and how of investing in these countries, and follows with in depth analysis and tips for developing an emerging markets portfolio. With its detailed process for security analysis, including important questions and considerations, Fisher Investments on Emerging Markets is an essential guide to investing in this dynamic region.

Fisher Investments on Industrials

Fisher Investments on Industrials

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Andrew Teufel, Matt Schrader

August, 2009

Hardcover: 224 pages

This comprehensive guide to investing in the Industrials sector is the fourth installment of the Fisher Investments on series. Its detailed description of the sector encompasses industries and sub-industries, as well as the benefits and risks of investing in industrial stocks. Within the complex global Industrial sector, there are numerous countries and sub-industries, each possessing their own unique characteristics. It's important for investors to understand the fundamentals, drivers, attributes and potential challenges of investing in these industries in order to avoid major pitfalls. Utilizing a top-down investing methodology, Fisher Investments on Industrials can help investors by providing a framework for individual security analysis as well as expert advice.

Fisher Investments on Consumer Staples

Fisher Investments on Consumer Staples

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Andrew Teufel, Michael Cannivet

July, 2009

Hardcover: 216 pages

Fisher Investments on Consumer Staples is the third installment of Fisher Investments Press' series of comprehensive investing guides. The Consumer Staples industry is made up of companies that manufacture and sell the products we consume every day: food and beverages, prescription drugs, and household products—to name a few. This book offers guidance for investors at all levels to navigate this ever-important sector, sharing detailed insight into its sub-industries and companies, while highlighting the potential investing pitfalls.

Fisher Investments on Energy

Fisher Investments on Energy

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Andrew Teufel, Aaron Azelton

February, 2009

Hardcover: 272 pages

Switch on a light. Heat your home. Drive to work. Power on your computer. Unless you live your entire life in a handcrafted tent in the wilderness, you can't escape using some Energy sector by-product. Just living your everyday life benefits the firms who explore, find, extract, refine and deliver energy in all its forms to homes and business. And naturally, you also benefit from consuming energy on demand. So how can your portfolio benefit too? Fisher Investments on Energy is a comprehensive guide to the Energy sector. Accessible for investors of all levels, this book provides background information, tools and insight that can help shape your investing decisions in this complex and increasingly visible sector. With in depth discussion of the industries and companies that comprise the Energy sector, the authors strive to push the reader to think critically to help make prudent investing decisions. As one of the first releases of Fisher Investment Press' new investing sector guide series, Fisher Investments on Energy introduces readers to the style and format of the guides yet to be released.

Fisher Investments on Materials

Fisher Investments on Materials

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

By Fisher Investments, Andrew Teufel, Brad Pyles

February, 2009

Hardcover: 256 pages

This book's goal is to help you gain a basic understanding of the Materials sector, its components, drivers, challenges, and history, as well as be a general guide to Materials investing success. Wherever possible, we'll also help you think critically about the sector to generate your own views, rather than just dictating a bunch of rules. Successfully investing in Materials companies does not require a PhD in chemistry or geology. What is important is a firm grasp of the laws of supply and demand, and understanding what drives the earnings of stock prices of Materials companies. Fisher Investments on Materials was written with the goal of helping investors make informed decisions in the Materials sector. Utilizing Fisher Investments' top-down investing methodology, this book explores the challenges of investing in the Materials sector through detailed security analysis across all sub-industries. Similar to the other sector guides in the series, it will be structured with an introduction to the sector, a detailed breakdown of the sector's structure and components, as well as a segment encouraging the reader to think like a portfolio manager.