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'HYG' Tops Outflows List [0.15]

Posted on May 8, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

Almost $800 million came out of the junk bond ETF on Friday, May 5.

Net Flows ($, mm) AUM ($, mm) % of AUM U.S. Equity -1,291.30 1,625,281.06 -0.08% International Equity 381.42 620,804.05 0.06% U.S.

Disclaimer: All data as of 6 a.m. Eastern time the date the article is published.

 

ETF League Table As Of May 5, 2017 [0.04]

Posted on May 8, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

Disclaimer: All data as of 6 a.m. Eastern time the date the article is published. Data is believed to be accurate; however, transient market data is often subject to subsequent revision and correction by the exchanges.

 

ETF Watch: Cambria Plans Active Pot Fund [0.02]

Posted on May 8, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

Cambria Investment Management has filed for five ETFs that target some very different slices of the global equity markets, including the marijuana industry. Although the marijuana ETF is actively managed, the others are index-based, tracking benchmarks based on Cambria’s proprietary algorithms.

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8 Tips on how to be an open-minded trader [0.17]

Posted on May 8, 2017, 4 a.m. by AlgoStrats @ [source]

In my last post, I wrote about why it’s so important to stay as open-minded as possible as a trader. There’s only one way to continue improving and that’s to constantly question your beliefs about trading and yourself.

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Dividend Champion Portfolio May Update [0.05]

Posted on May 8, 2017, 2:44 a.m. by SCOTT'S INVESTMENTS @ [source]

The High Yield Dividend Champion Portfolio is a publicly tracked stock portfolio on Scott’s Investments. Stocks are then ranked on yield, P/E and 3 year dividend growth rate and assigned an overall rank.

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If you are also amongst the many who cross clogged roads to reach work, you don’t have to wait for the Land Transport Authority to pass its national bike-sharing scheme. In fact, the launch of a bike-sharing platform by three private companies has pushed the government to scrap the plan completely.

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Passive Aggressive Investing [0.06]

Posted on May 7, 2017, 11:47 p.m. by A Wealth of Common Sense @ [source]

They can underreact, stay on the same course, and hope to keep market share.

Standing there seems to be what many of the huge active fund firms have decided to do but my guess is we’ll see plenty of overreactions in this space as well in the form of mergers, acquisitions, new product lines, and fund gimmicks to stay relevant.

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Pseudo-quants [0.12]

Posted on May 7, 2017, 10:25 p.m. by The Mathematical Investor @ [source]

BlackRock, the giant asset manager, recently announced it will rely more heavily on computers to pick stocks. Historically, a quant has been a PhD in a STEM fields who applies her or his scientific knowledge to finance.

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I’ve always supported myself. I like the sense of knowing exactly where I stand financially, but there is a side of me that longs for a knight in shining armor.

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We have created a bubble in average. They are exchanging stories about low management fees on their index-tracking exchange traded funds.

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A Healthy Reform? [None]

Posted on May 7, 2017, 7:20 p.m. by The Grumpy Economist @ [source]

 

I wrote a piece in December that was a bit bold for me in that I declared victory with regard to Seattle’s minimum wage experiment.

The unemployment rate in the city of Seattle – the tip of the spear when it comes to minimum wage experiments – has now hit a new cycle low of 3.4%, as the city continues to thrive.

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This is an example of a strategy for trading GLD in the daily timeframe developed by DLPAL S. The results are validated in TLT and SPY.

DLPAL S found a total of 11 strategies, 9 long and 2 short.

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Sunday links: misidentified models [0.17]

Posted on May 7, 2017, 12:42 p.m. by Abnormal Returns @ [source]

Tadas Viskanta is the founder and editor of Abnormal Returns since its 2005 launch. He is also the author of Abnormal Returns: Winning Strategies from the Frontlines of the Investment Blogosphere.

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Weekly Trade Summary: Apr 30 - May 06 [0.00]

Posted on May 7, 2017, 12:33 p.m. by DTR Trading @ [source]

A blog about options trading strategies (Iron Condors, Strangles, Calendars, Butterflies), equities rotation strategies, and Java related technologies to backtest and automate trading.

 

For some time now, I have been following news on various “crypto-coins” including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dash, XPR and others.

I am by no means an expert in Bitcoin or the blockchain.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 [0.13]

Posted on May 7, 2017, 1 a.m. by The Big Picture @ [source]

I’ve always supported myself. I like the sense of knowing exactly where I stand financially, but there is a side of me that longs for a knight in shining armor.

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Lessons from Buffett in Omaha [0.12]

Posted on May 6, 2017, 11:24 p.m. by Cuemacro @ [source]

In the centre of Omaha is the Old Market district, a reminder of its nineteenth century beginnings, a time when it rose to prominence as a centre of the railroads and the meat trade. That event is of course the Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting, where Warren Buffett and his business partner Charlie Munger answer questions from the audience and journalists about Berkshire Hathaway and investing more broadly.

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Making It In Music [0.08]

Posted on May 6, 2017, 8 p.m. by The Big Picture @ [source]

I know, I know, we live in an era of beats. But if you work at it you will get better.

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