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The Trouble with Style Drift

November 13, 2018

Manager style drift is very important to monitor on both sides of the fence, whether you are an institutional investor or an...

By Allie Esposito  |  Performance and Risk

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November 9, 2018

Fewer S&P 500 Companies Have Discussed Tariffs on Earnings Calls for Q3 Compared to Q2

Given the continued implementation of tariffs by the Trump administration, have companies in the S&P 500 commented on “tariffs”...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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November 5, 2018

Smaller Cuts than Average to S&P 500 EPS Estimates for Q4 to Date

During the month of October, analysts lowered earnings estimates for companies in the S&P 500 for the fourth quarter by 1.1%.

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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November 2, 2018

S&P 500 Earnings Season Update: November 2, 2018

For the third quarter to date, S&P 500 companies are outperforming recent averages in terms of the number of companies reporting...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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October 29, 2018

S&P 500 Companies See Worst Price Reaction to Positive EPS Surprises since Q2 2011

Companies in the S&P 500 that reported positive earnings surprises for Q3 have seen a decrease in price of 1.5% on average.

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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October 26, 2018

S&P 500 Earnings Season Update: October 26, 2018

Eight sectors are reporting double-digit earnings growth, led by the Energy, Financials, Communication Services, and Materials...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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October 25, 2018

Using Non-Optimized ESG Data and Metrics to Identify and Assess Investment and Portfolio Risks

By integrating quantifiable and comparable ESG risk metrics into existing models, investors can run portfolio simulation to...

By Nicole Streuli-Fürst  |  Companies and Earnings

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