"Pay Attention to the Price of Fish"

That's Michael Farr's way of urging investors to heed the fundamentals and ignore emotional distractions

The stock market will be on an emotional seesaw into the middle of summer, according to the predictions of Michael Farr, president of investment firm Farr, Miller & Washington. He urges investors to watch the fundamentals despite such distractions as the 9/11 Commission, the war in Iraq, and the Presidential election. "At the fish market," he says, "ignore the yelling and pay attention to the price of fish."

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