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Correlations Europe Insight Markets Outlook

European Equity Correlations Have Dramatically Declined

by Eric Bush, CFA, Gavekal Capital European stocks are once again adding diversification for equity investors. The 65-day correlation between European stocks and the MSCI World Index has fallen to 47% from 74% on 9/8/16. That peak in ...
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Japan Wheels Out Its Helicopters

The BoJ sends an invitation to government, a challenge to markets. by Brad Tank, Neuberger Berman The engines aren’t running yet, and the fuel is still on its way. But in last week’s announcements from the Bank of ...
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Markets Weekend Reads

20 Tough Truths About Life No One Wants to Admit, and other Weekend Reads

by Helen Lamanna, AdvisorAnalyst.com Here are this week's reading diversions for your personal enlightenment. Have an excellent weekend! Is Ibuprofen Linked To Heart Failure? Everyday Painkillers Damned In New Report Research suggests that long-term use of NSAIDs triggers ...
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SIA Weekly: What to Make of Oil and Gold?

by SIACharts.com We are taking a commodity focus this week in the Equity Leaders Weekly. We are going to re-examine the Crude Oil Continuous Contract (CL.F) in light of OPEC's meeting yesterday which resulted in an agreement to ...
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Bonds Fixed Income Insight Markets Outlook

3 Things: Confidence Peak, Dumb Money & Bonds Are Dead?

by Lance Roberts, Clarity Financial It was interesting to see the markets reaction to the Consumer Confidence report on Tuesday, along with some of the media headlines, to wit: “Consumer confidence just surged to its highest level since the ...
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Earnings Insight Markets Outlook

Why do earnings rise, even as they slide?

by John Manley, CFA, Wells Fargo Asset Management Before I try to explain this rather enigmatic title, I have to restate the rules by which we are playing. From my point of view: Three things drive stocks up ...
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Worried About Volatility? Go Global (Bonds)

by Fixed Income, AllianceBernstein Investors worried about interest-rate volatility should think hard about their commitment to the US bond market. And not just because US rates are poised to rise. Over the past quarter century, US fixed income ...
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Technically Speaking: Still Not Out Of The Woods

Technically Speaking: Still Not Out Of The Woods by Lance Roberts, Clarity Financial In this past weekend’s newsletter, I discussed the markets walk along a bullish trend line: “With the Fed holding still on hiking rates, with a ...
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Canadian Market Insight Markets Outlook Technical Analysis

Tech Talk for Friday September 30th 2016

by Don Vialoux, Timingthemarket.ca Another Milestone Number of followers to EquityClock’s StockTwits passed 29,000 yesterday. Previous milestone was set at 28,000 on September 9th Observations Two events impacted equity markets yesterday, continuing strength in crude oil prices following ...
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Looking Ahead: 4 Big-Picture Themes

Looking Ahead: 4 Big-Picture Themes by Brad McMillan, CIO, Commonwealth Financial Network Writing my fourth-quarter preview of the economy and markets, which I plan to share with you tomorrow, I started thinking about several big ideas that are ...
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Som Seif: Which ONE of your ETFs would you invest in now?

We were able to corner Som Seif, President and CEO, Purpose Investments, into revealing which of his ETFs he would buy right now. Watch Part 1 - Som Seif: What are the odds of a rate hike in ...
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CONSTELLATION SOFTWR (CSU.TO) TSX - Sep 29, 2016

CONSTELLATION SOFTWR (CSU.TO) TSX - Sep 29, 2016 SIA Charts Daily Stock Report (siacharts.com) The SIA Daily Stock Report utilizes a proven strategy of uncovering outperforming and underperforming stocks from our marquee equity reports; the S&P/TSX 60, S&P/TSX ...
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Factors Insight Markets Outlook

Which Factors Are More Time-Sensitive?

by Dimitris Melas, Global Head of Equity Research, MSCI Hedge funds and other investors who manage portfolios that rebalance frequently face a challenge when it comes to the use of factors for trading, hedging and risk monitoring: Which ...
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Why Last Week Could Be a Good Sign for the Bulls

by LPL Research The second half of September is historically one of the weakest times of the year for equities. Last week was the fourth week of September. Going back to 1990, this week has been higher only ...
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OPEC Agreement Boosts Stocks

by John Natale, Wells Fargo Asset Management Stocks reversed early-session losses to end in the green following reports that OPEC will cut oil production for the first time in eight years. The Dow climbed 110 points, with 21 ...
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