Articles by Michael Hanson

Mike is Senior Vice President of Research and a member of Fisher Investments’ five-person Investment Policy Committee. He is the author of six books, including 20/20 Money: See the Markets Clearly, Gain Focus and Invest Better than the Pros. Mike joined the firm in 2002.

[VIDEO] Consumer Staples - Inflation Will Hurt This Perennial Underperformer

Despite being considered a defensive sector, consumer staples has failed to keep pace with the wider market for at least 20 years. Mike Hanson of Fisher Investments explains why high inflation means it will continue to underperform.

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[VIDEO] Inflation, Rising Prices Pose Upside Risks To The Market

A 'Mornings with Maria' panel with Dennis Gartman, Ryan Payne and Mike Hanson discusses oil prices, the Fed and market investments.

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[VIDEO] Top Fed Official Pushes For Quick 'Taper' Despite Weak US Jobs Growth

Fisher Investments SVP of Research Mike Hanson, Morgan Stanley, Senior VP of Investments Jim LaCamp and 'Payne Points of Wealth' host discuss the economic recovery, market growth and cryptocurrency.

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The Selloff In Chinese Technology Stocks May be overblown

A crackdown by Chinese regulators on its tech firms has led to heavy losses in funds that track this sector. Mike Hanson of Fisher Investments explains why he thinks there are now reasons to be bullish.

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[VIDEO] Investors Must Count The Environmental Impact - But Watch Out For Greenwashing

This week a U.N. report called for rapid and dramatic carbon emissions cuts, and Mike Hanson of Fisher Investments told us regulatory change will affect every sector of the market. But there's a wide range of different ways to measure a company's carbon footprint - and some environmental claims just don't stand up.

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[VIDEO] Dow and S&P Close At Records After Better than Expected CPI Report

Mike Hanson, SVP of Research at Fisher Investments, joined Cheddar News to discuss todays market close.

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Global Financial Stocks Face Tougher Second Half

After outperforming the wider market in the first few months of the year, global financial stocks have dropped over the past month, tracking a decline in bond yields. Mike Hanson of Fisher Investments explains why investors should be selective going forward.

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Stocks Close Mostly Higher Ahead Of Three-Day Weekend

The Dow, S&P, and the Nasdaq each ended Friday's session higher ahead of Memorial Day Weekend. Mike Hanson, SVP of Research at Fisher Investments, says that markets didn't react as strongly as some may have thought despite great economic data throughout the month of May.

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Market Recap: Thursday, May 27

Stocks rose Thursday, reversing overnight declines after new jobless claims came in lower than expected, further underscoring the strength of the post-pandemic economic rebound. Simeon Hyman, ProShares Advisors Global Investment Strategist and Mike Hanson, SVP of Research at Fisher Investments joined Yahoo Finance Live to discuss.

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Finding Opportunity Amid The Uncertain Outlook For Chinese Stocks

While China’s economy has powered ahead of its global rivals this year, its equities market has not, amid geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and China. Mike Hanson of Fisher Investments explains why he thinks China is still a good long-term investment.

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