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How I See It
Market commentary provided by well-known technical and research analysts, financial authors, investment newsletter publishers, and economists. The opinions expressed each week represent their professional perspectives and not necessarily those of the magazine.

Watch out for September’s ‘weakest week’

September has a reputation for being the worst month of the year for the stock market. And that is deserved. Since 1960, the average September return is -0.59%. The only other month with a negative average return for the same period is June, which has...

Will high taxes restrict economic growth?

Low taxes are a big stimulus to economic activity. Everyone knows that. Curiously, not everyone understands that high taxes are a giant restriction on the economy. The following chart offers some evidence of that. Several decades of history show us that...