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Oil Gas

Dissecting the Q3 2021 Momentum Rally

October 31, 2021

The Momentum factor tends to be top-of-mind for factor practitioners in all markets, but it has been particularly tough to take the eye off of Momentum in 2021. The last time we spotlighted Momentum, we pointed to the beginning of a transition in the makeup and characteristics of Momentum stocks. Because Medium-Term Momentum is typically a measure of a stock’s trailing twelve-month return,...

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Kevin Wahlberg
Kevin Wahlberg

Revisiting Oil & Gas, and Value

June 08, 2018

In our May 11th Factor Spotlight, we highlighted that the Oil & Gas sector and Oil commodity factors were being flagged as Overbought in both our US and Macro models. We also discussed the potential readthrough to the Value factor, which was the most correlated factor to Oil & Gas at the time. 

In the intervening weeks, these factors have seen a sharp selloff on a cumulative and normalized...

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Omer Cedar
Omer Cedar

Oil, Gas, & Energy

May 11, 2018

Our Factor Profile tool is currently flagging the Oil & Gas sector in both our equity and macro models as exhibiting "Overbought" conditions. While interesting by itself, there are also implications for other factors that are important to understand and follow. Let's dig in:

 Oil, Gas, & Consumables

  • In the US market, the Oil, Gas, & Consumable Fuels sector factor has seen a strong rally, up 
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Omer Cedar
Omer Cedar