If I were the type to make bold proclamations I would probably consider “taking my shot” right here and shout “This is the Top” and/or “The Market May Crash.” Unfortunately, on those occasions (well) in the past when I would make bold public predictions of what was about to happen in the financial markets I would almost invariably end up looking pretty stupid. So even if I did make a “bold proclamation” it wouldn’t necessarily mean that anyone should pay any attention.attention bold decline market past pay pretty proclamation signs warning
I had the honor of speaking with Mebane Faber of Cambria Investment Management recently where I discussed the topic of risk management and also applying a dynamic beta approach on his widely popular podcast “The Mebane Faber Show”.
Here is the link to the podcast.cambria discussed faber honor investment management Mebane podcast recently speaking
Recently, Merck executive board member and CEO of Merck Healthcare Belén Garijo sat down with McKinsey’s Georg Nederegger to discuss what’s next for the pharma industry.
McKinsey: Looking ahead, where do you see the biggest growth opportunities for the pharma industry in general and Merck in particular?Belén Garijo growth healthcare industry innovation market mckinsey Merck oncology patient
This post is part two in the training series for those participants in this year’s March for the Fallen event.
We are about 6 weeks out from the event and Dave Babulak is helping educate March for the Fallen participants with tips/pointers each week leading up to the event.full heart rate hike incline miles pack plan training Treadmill workout
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is gaining nearly 13% year-to-date on a total return basis with longer-term returns showing a mean-reverting tendency. The average 10-year return is about 95% while the maximum was 323% near the top of the 1990s uptrend and the minimum about -49% after the Great Depression.bull market mean returns reversion reverting rise tendency year year rolling
Twenty-five years after he retired, at eighty-one years old and just six months before he passed, Ben Graham sat down for an hour with Hartman L. Butler. To me, that is not a very encouraging conclusion because if I have noticed anything over these 60 years on Wall Street, it is that people do not succeed in forecasting what’s going to happen to the stock market.efficient graham HB index market poor results standard stock years
China is already more digitized than many observers appreciate and has the potential to set the world’s digital frontier in coming decades.
China has one of the most active digital-investment and start-up ecosystems in the world, according to a new discussion paper from the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), China’s digital economy: A leading global force.building china Chinese companies ecosystem global market players scale venture capital
Back in December 2014, the start of the worst oil rout since the financial crisis claimed its first victim when 113 year old Phibro, then owned by Occidental Petroleum after its sale by Citigroup, would liquidate in the US after it failed to buy a buyer. Phibro, of course, was made famous or perhaps infamous (after his $100 million Citi bonus in 2008 prompted a Congressional inquiry) by its star employee, "oil god" Andy Hall.Astenbeck famous financial fund God Hall hedge Occidental oil PhiBro
There are a lot of questions swirling in the wake of ETF Managers Group and PureFunds’ break over a group of ETFs, most notably the popular ETFMG Prime Cyber Security ETF (HACK). About a year ago, AdvisorShares and TrimTabs went through a similar break over the now-named AdvisorShares Wilshire Buyback ETF (TTFS), where AdvisorShares replaced TrimTabs as subadvisor for the fund with Wilshire Associates.AdvisorShares break etf fund label provider PureFunds sponsor TrimTabs white
ProShares is poised to close more funds in one swoop than it has in several years.
That’s roughly a year after it closed nine funds in August 2016, and a few years after it closed 17 funds in one fell swoop in 2014, its largest closure to date.August closed closure etf firm funds recently roughly swoop year
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