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Fearless Girl Moving to New Home Outside NYSE

By the end of 2018 Fearless Girl will be moving from Bowling Green Park on Broadway Street to her new home facing the NYSE in the heart of New York s Financial District Commissioned by State Street Global Advisors and created by sculptor Kristen Visbal Fearless Girl was originally installed
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Factor Views 2Q18

By Yazann Romahi and Garrett Norman via Iris xyz In brief Equity factor performance was consistent with trends from 2017 as both equity value and equity size extended drawdowns over the quarter Merger arbitrage suffered amid dramatically more volatile markets but our expanded suite
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3 Things to Watch in the Second Quarter

By Dr Sonu Varghese via Iris xyz The first three months of 2018 saw twenty three 1 daily moves by the S amp P 500 compared to just eight such days in all of 2017 giving you some perspective on how volatility jumped in the first quarter Q1 CBOE s volatility index the VIX spiked 177
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How Higher Rates Can Create Assets for Municipal Investors

By SNW Asset Management via Iris xyz After the jump in rates that occurred in late 2016 Treasury bonds more or less traded sideways for much of 2017 Since touching an interim low in early September of 2017 interest rates have steadily increased as the Federal Reserve has continued the process
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Will Cryptocurrency Replace Fiat Money in the Future?

By Noah Coin via Iris xyz The subject of cryptocurrency has been making headlines recently particularly over Bitcoin after unexpectedly gaining considerable value in such a short span of time With a new player breaking into the scene many are now wondering if this alternative form of money
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DLN Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Friday shares of the WisdomTree U S LargeCap Dividend Fund ETF Symbol DLN crossed below their 200 day moving average of 88 99 changing hands as low as 88 72 per share WisdomTree U S LargeCap Dividend Fund shares are currently trading off about 1 on the day The chart
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iShares U.S. Healthcare (IYH) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

In trading on Friday shares of the iShares U S Healthcare ETF Symbol IYH crossed below their 200 day moving average of 173 90 changing hands as low as 173 46 per share iShares U S Healthcare shares are currently trading down about 0 8 on the day The chart below shows the one
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What’s in Store for Japan ETFs

Japan s inflation ticked down in March Although economists say the slowdown does not indicate a reversal in trend the reading is still far from the 2 target The slowdown in March has introduced further uncertainty with regard to when the BOJ might achieve its target and clouded the
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A Look At The S&P 500 And Key Moving Averages

Everyone is going to be keying in on a certain trend line on Monday morning and how the market reacts around it It doesn t matter what type of investor you are fundamental technical strategic passive active whatever When push comes to shove everyone wants to know if the 200 day
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5 ETFs to Capture Europe’s Hot Dividend Payers

In face of rising volatility and a prolonged low yield environment despite talks of rising rates investors are giving dividend stocks a second look and with European economic fundamentals looking better than they have for the best part of a decade one may consider diversifying with
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