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January Providing (Factor-Driven) Relief

January 15, 2023

Last year, we introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. Last week, we analyzed the historical behavior of the US Extreme Movers portfolio to better contextualize recent markets in light of how they stack up against periods dating back to 2007. We used that historical data to better categorize markets by how volatile and...

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Kevin Wahlberg
Kevin Wahlberg

Factor or Alpha Driven? Interpreting The Recent Market Environment

January 08, 2023

We hope you had a relaxing holiday season and would like to wish you and your families a happy, healthy, and successful 2023!

The first week of January is often a good time to reflect on the prior year. Many of our readers are actively working on their 2022 communication to their stakeholders, summarizing key strategy metrics, lessons learned, and potential improvements for the future.

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Kevin Wahlberg
Kevin Wahlberg

2022 Holiday Wrappings

December 18, 2022

All of us at Omega Point wish you and your loved ones a festive holiday season and a Happy New Year filled with excellent health, happiness, and success. We’re so grateful to have you alongside us as we continue to implement our shared vision of making it fast and easy for any investor to harness the world’s data in their decision-making process.

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Omer Cedar
Omer Cedar

Hazy 2023 Outlook Putting Stocks Through the Wringer

December 11, 2022

Over the past several months, we've introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. We also debuted an international version of the Extreme Movers portfolio to help investors compare fluctuating alpha opportunities and factor-driven dynamics between the US and the world. The Extreme Movers portfolios allow us to apply hindsight to...

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David Bromberg
David Bromberg

Alpha Drives US Markets, While China Takes the Global Stage

December 04, 2022

Over the past several months, we've introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. We also debuted an international version of the Extreme Movers portfolio to help investors compare fluctuating alpha opportunities and factor-driven dynamics between the US and the world. The Extreme Movers portfolios allow us to apply hindsight to...

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Alyx Flournoy, CFA
Alyx Flournoy, CFA

Risk-On Back in Vogue on Easing Inflation

November 20, 2022

Over the past several months, we've introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. We also debuted an international version of the Extreme Movers portfolio to help investors compare fluctuating alpha opportunities and factor-driven dynamics between the US and the world. The Extreme Movers portfolios allow us to apply hindsight to...

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David Bromberg
David Bromberg

Alpha Drives US Markets Alongside Late Inflation-Led Rally

November 13, 2022

Over the past several months, we've introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. We also debuted an international version of the Extreme Movers portfolio to help investors compare fluctuating alpha opportunities and factor-driven dynamics between the US and the world. The Extreme Movers portfolios allow us to apply hindsight to...

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Alyx Flournoy, CFA
Alyx Flournoy, CFA

Investors Pile into Financials amid Indefinite Inflation Fight

November 06, 2022

Over the past several months, we've introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. We also debuted an international version of the Extreme Movers portfolio to help investors compare fluctuating alpha opportunities and factor-driven dynamics between the US and the world. The Extreme Movers portfolios allow us to apply hindsight to...

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Kevin Wahlberg
Kevin Wahlberg

Q3 Earnings Opening Up Alpha Opportunities

October 30, 2022

Over the past several months, we've introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. We also debuted an international version of the Extreme Movers portfolio to help investors compare fluctuating alpha opportunities and factor-driven dynamics between the US and the world. The Extreme Movers portfolios allow us to apply hindsight to...

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Kevin Wahlberg
Kevin Wahlberg

Alpha is Back Amidst an Unusual Risk-Off

October 23, 2022

Over the past several months, we've introduced Extreme Movers, the latest tool in our arsenal to understand what is driving markets from week to week. We also debuted an international version of the Extreme Movers portfolio to help investors compare fluctuating alpha opportunities and factor-driven dynamics between the US and the world. The Extreme Movers portfolios allow us to apply hindsight to...

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Alyx Flournoy, CFA
Alyx Flournoy, CFA