Value indices substantially outperformed their growth peers in the period. .. Read full article.
As equity investors, we are often accused of being continuously optimistic. .. Read full article.
From a sector perspective, nine of the 10 economic sectors in the Russell 3000 Value benchmark posted positive returns for the quarter. .. Read full article.
The Federal Reserve (Fed) was in focus during the first two weeks of June as investors awaited any clues of a rate hike during the June 15th release. .. Read full article.
The Energy sector significantly led the market. .. Read full article.
The Brexit shock has come at a time when the global economy is struggling with weak economic and profits growth. .. Read full article.
The most recent period has been challenging. .. Read full article.
he value index suffered from significantly less exposure to the Health Care and Information Technology sectors... Read full article.
From a sector perspective, nine of the 10 economic sectors in the benchmark posted positive returns for the quarter.. Read full article.
Quality trends were mixed for the quarter, but on balance we would say our higher-quality style faced a modest headwind in the quarter. .. Read full article.
The market largely continued to grind higher during the quarter, fueled by rising oil prices, stable interest rates, and a passive Federal Reserve. .. Read full article.
Persistent global growth concerns and the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the Eurozone led to increased volatility and perpetuated a challenging landscape for investors in the second quarter.. Read full article.
The second quarter of 2016 was 'relatively dull… until it got interesting'. .. Read full article.
The second quarter continued a period that is one of the most unusual we have witnessed in our investment careers... Read full article.
We believe that the stock prices of our portfolio holdings may rebound over a reasonable period as the market digests the Brexit referendum news.
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The Fund benefited from an overweight position to and good stock selection within the Staples sector. .. Read full article.
Financial markets got caught leaning in the wrong direction heading into the UK referendum to exit the European Union (EU). .. Read full article.
The ASTON/Lake Partners LASSO Alternatives Fund Class I (the “Fund”) was slightly positive for the second quarter of 2016. .. Read full article.
Volatility dominated the second quarter of 2016 as the lead-up to and aftermath of Brexit reigned over global markets. .. Read full article.
Yields on Treasury bonds are likely to remain near current low levels as investors grapple with political uncertainty both in the US and abroad and amid a global yield environment that is negative for much of the developed world. .. Read full article.
However, Brexit provided an opportunity to add to several holdings that had become significantly under-valued. .. Read full article.
In the near term, we see substantial risks to all of the segments of the securities markets based upon current valuations and the lack of earning visibility. .. Read full article.