Articles by Mary Wood

Mary is a Marketing Content Team Leader at Fisher Investments, overseeing written content and strategy. Previously, Mary wrote and edited research materials for Fisher Investments’ Portfolio Management Group, oversaw creating client presentations and presented firm philosophies in seminars and other events. Mary cut her teeth writing for and was also MarketMinder’s staff cartoonist. She joined the firm in 2010.

Gut Check

More often than not, investors’ “gut” feelings get in the way of their portfolio decisions. Here are some tricks to prevent investing indigestion.

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Q the End

With each US economic data release come more predictions of when the Fed will taper QE. But will “when” matter for stocks, and why?

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Let Them In(dia)!

QE seems an easy scapegoat for India’s rather crunchy liquidity—but we suspect the country’s weakness is more locally sourced.

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A Supply-Side of Bacon

Due to this summer’s drought’s decreasing corn and soy crops, costs of pig feed are rising and the numbers of pigs across Europe are declining. Could this change fried eggs and Cobb salads as we know them?

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