Is The Acceleration Factor a Better Way to Measure Momentum? – ETF Trends


ETF Trends
Is The Acceleration Factor a Better Way to Measure Momentum?
ETF Trends
That's an intriguing comment since momentum is already viewed as a solid framework as a risk factor and as the raw material for profitable trading strategies. But can we squeeze even more from this realm of asset-pricing analytics in the search for

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Is Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (PB) A Good Stock To Buy? – Insider Monkey (blog)

Is Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (PB) A Good Stock To Buy?
Insider Monkey (blog)
It is worth mentioning that Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) underperformed the broad-market S&P 500 ETF by more than 14 percentage points during the period of June 25, 2015 through October 30, 2015. This clearly points to the fact that most investors, including …

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Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (ADR) (CHT): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock? – Insider Monkey (blog)


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Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (ADR) (CHT): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?
Insider Monkey (blog)
It was not entirely clear whether the broader market sell-off made U.S. equity valuations undervalued, but it definitely made them more attractive. It is worth mentioning that Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) underperformed the broad-market S&P 500 ETF by more

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What One ETF Industry Veteran Is Thankful For – ETF Trends


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What One ETF Industry Veteran Is Thankful For
ETF Trends
Fee compression – The fees associated with broad market ETFs have been trending down dramatically, particularly in recent months, which is a great development for investors and one more great selling point for our industry. Beyond the “fee wars” in
Commodities ETP round-up: Investors abandon gold but favour oil and PGMETF Strategy

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ProShares to Transfer Four Funds to BATS Exchange – Business Wire (press release)

ProShares to Transfer Four Funds to BATS Exchange
Business Wire (press release)
… investing and face today's market challenges. ProShares strives to help investors build better portfolios by providing access to a wide variety of investment exposures and strategies delivered with the liquidity, transparency and cost effectiveness

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Gold set for sixth straight weekly drop – Seeking Alpha


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Gold set for sixth straight weekly drop
Seeking Alpha
Gold is hovering close to its lowest level in nearly six years, weakened by strength in the dollar, expectations of a U.S. rate hike next month and news of lower gold imports into China. If the decline holds, the yellow metal will record its sixth
Palladium Trading | Bullion Desk, free resource for Gold Prices – The Bullion DeskThe Bullion Desk

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A Must-Read Structural Analysis of PKW – Market Realist


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A Must-Read Structural Analysis of PKW
Market Realist
PowerShares BuyBack Achievers ETF (PKW) is a smart beta fund that seeks to track the investment results of the NASDAQ US BuyBack Achievers Index. The index selects its components based on a unique stock selection methodology. It invests in US-listed …

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BlackRock Canada Wins "Best ETF Initiative" and "Canadian Investment Marketing … – Marketwired (press release)

BlackRock Canada Wins "Best ETF Initiative" and "Canadian Investment Marketing
Marketwired (press release)
In a year of increased market volatility, the campaign was designed to address the evolving landscape facing fixed income investors today, and inform investors on the solutions and strategies available to them, including how investors can gain unique

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Call for fund platforms to integrate ETFs – ETF Strategy


ETF Strategy
Call for fund platforms to integrate ETFs
ETF Strategy
Financial advisers are increasingly outsourcing the management of their client's investments to discretionary fund managers (DFMs) and this, in turn, is driving the demand for exchange-traded funds. Improving access and providing a greater variety of

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An Evaluation Of Smart Beta And Other Rules-Based Active Strategies – Seeking Alpha


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An Evaluation Of Smart Beta And Other Rules-Based Active Strategies
Seeking Alpha
Vanguard believes strongly that, by definition, smart-beta indexes should be considered rules-based active strategies because their methodologies tend to generate meaningful security-level deviations, or tracking error, versus a broad market-cap index

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