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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

Alpha Opportunity Available Despite Falling Oil Prices Driving Macro Moves

September 11, 2022

We hope you all had an enjoyable and relaxing Labor Day Weekend with your families and loved ones. With the markets back in full swing amid significant economic uncertainty, we hope Factor Spotlight's weekly insights continue to be a vital part of many of your arsenals to help successfully navigate the uncharted waters ahead.

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Kevin Wahlberg
Kevin Wahlberg

Factor Lull Makes Way for Alpha Opportunities

August 14, 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 Surges Back to the Forefront

July 31, 2022

Before we kick off our coverage this week, I wanted to let you know that Wolfe Research's Hallie Martin and I will be co-presenting a webinar on Tuesday, August 9, titled: Next-Level Hedging using Wolfe Research's Sector Models in Omega Point. Please refer to the link for more information and to sign up; we hope to see you there!

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Alyx Flournoy, CFA
Alyx Flournoy, CFA

Where’s the Macro?

December 05, 2021

Throughout 2021, we’ve explored a variety of macroeconomic influences on equity risk and performance, from interest rates to inflation, commodities, and more. Of course, the magnitude of the macro role in equity markets fluctuates over time but, for many, it has felt as though macroeconomic factors have been a massive driver of performance for nearly two years running. As a result, as fundamental...

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Kevin Wahlberg
Kevin Wahlberg