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Upside Surprises Hit a Five Year High [0.15]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 9:56 a.m. by The Reformed Broker @ [source]

We’re a week or two into Q2 earnings season and so far, so good here in the US. These two sectors screened best in our work ahead of earnings season, along with Health Care – where fewer companies have reported, but nearly all have beaten thus far.Companies which missed expectations have underperformed by 6ppt on average the day following results, whereas those that beat have outperformed by a mere 50bp –larger alpha from misses is a trend we have noted in recent quarters as well.

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How will households react to the real income squeeze?

Rising inflation is eroding the spending power of UK households’ incomes.

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Separating Positions from Allocations [0.08]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 6:29 a.m. by Following the Trend @ [source]

Most trading models I see are missing an important concept. Most trading books skip over it.

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Hefty Outflows From 'SVXY' [0.15]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

The inverse VIX ETF had outflows of just over $170 million on Friday, July 21.

Net Flows ($, mm) AUM ($, mm) % of AUM U.S. Equity 1,490.89 1,701,000.71 0.09% International Equity 344.18 696,486.19 0.05% U.S.

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ETF League Table As Of July 21, 2017 [0.04]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

 

Filing: FormulaFolios Plans More Funds [0.05]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

FormulaFolios is looking to bring two more funds-of-funds to market via its partnership with Northern Lights. The FormulaFolios Tactical Growth ETF (FFTG) and the FormulaFolios Smart Growth ETF (FFSG) will use similar methodologies to the pair launched under the same brand in June.

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ETF Filing: FormulaFolios Plans More Funds [0.04]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 4 a.m. by HOME @ [source]

FormulaFolios is looking to bring two more funds-of-funds to market via its partnership with Northern Lights. The FormulaFolios Tactical Growth ETF (FFTG) and the FormulaFolios Smart Growth ETF (FFSG) will use similar methodologies to the pair launched under the same brand in June.

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The Game Beyond the Game [0.10]

Posted on July 24, 2017, 12:32 a.m. by A Wealth of Common Sense @ [source]

For those working in the financial industry or managing money for other people, the final piece of the puzzle is having the ability to effectively communicate your thoughts, ideas and philosophy in a way that others can understand. Desai uses classic literature, philosophy, movies and history to provide a different perspective on a wide variety of financial subjects.

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When customers have to look for properties to purchase, they will either contact real estate businesses to find houses they like or they will look online.

Real estate businesses that have an online presence centralize all information about properties, making it easily accessible to customers.

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Google Maps ISS [0.17]

Posted on July 23, 2017, 10 p.m. by The Big Picture @ [source]

 

Member Announcement: Better Data, Longer Backtests [0.12]

Posted on July 23, 2017, 7:27 p.m. by AllocateSmartly @ [source]

A big part of the value that we provide to members is the collection of historical asset data used in our tactical asset allocation backtests. Excluding the strategies I mention below, the biggest change in annualized return for any strategy was 0.3%, and the biggest change in Sharpe Ratio was 0.02.

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‘Ready Player One’ trailer hits! [-0.12]

Posted on July 23, 2017, 4:15 p.m. by The Reformed Broker @ [source]

This debut over the weekend at San Diego Comic-Con.

Anyway, trailer looks lit, Spielberg producing, what could be bad?

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We were proud to welcome The Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr., Chief Justice of the United States, as our Commencement speaker.

Cardigan’s Commencement Address by Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr.

Thank you very much.

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QOTD: The New Nifty Fifty [0.07]

Posted on July 23, 2017, 2:20 p.m. by The Reformed Broker @ [source]

Can this go on forever? While indexation is efficient and effective, there has never been a really good idea on Wall Street that hasn’t been taken to a foolish extreme (mortgage-backed securities, triple-levered exchange-traded funds, or smart beta).

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Sunday links: stock sideshows [0.00]

Posted on July 23, 2017, 1:22 p.m. by Abnormal Returns @ [source]

 

Weekly premium reports include a market recap with commentary, performance of selected large cap stocks and ETFs, technical analysis with unique indicators and directional probabilities based on machine learning.

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The markets are in a constant state of adaptation.

Conditions change.

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The Smog of the Sea [0.07]

Posted on July 23, 2017, midnight by The Big Picture @ [source]

The Smog of the Sea chronicles a 1-week journey through the remote waters of the Sargasso Sea.

Using nostalgic super-8 footage, sparkling underwater cinematography, an original score by Jack Johnson and shipmate Simon Beins, and live action footage of the crew’s research, The Smog of the Sea provides a new perspective on the once pristine oceans, and makes an artful call to action for rethinking the scourge of the sea — single use plastic.

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Weekly Trade Summary: July 16 - July 22 [0.00]

Posted on July 22, 2017, 11:23 p.m. by DTR Trading @ [source]

 

Weekly Trade Summary: July 2 - July 15 (vacation!) [0.00]

Posted on July 22, 2017, 10:20 p.m. by DTR Trading @ [source]