Lipper Alpha Insight

  • Breakingviews: Blackstone – Doubling Down
    Blackstone is taking out an insurance policy of sorts in its takeover of Thomson Reuters’ financial-data division. The $20 billion buyout comes with features that enhance the Canadian seller’s upside
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  • StarMine Models Pick North American Companies for 18Q2 Earnings Misses
    The StarMine team has selected five North American companies, using Thomson Reuters’ Eikon Screener, that we expect to miss 18Q2 earnings estimates, based on SmartEstimate® and Predicted Surprise data. Our North American selections for
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  • StarMine Models Pick North American Companies for 18Q2 Earnings Beats
    The StarMine team has selected five North American companies, using Thomson Reuters’ Eikon Screener, that we expect to beat 18Q2 earnings estimates, based on SmartEstimate® and Predicted Surprise data. Our North American selections for
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  • STOXX 600 Earnings Outlook | July 17
    Last Update: July 17, 2018 Download the full report here. STOXX 600: Q2 2018 Earnings Growth Estimate Trend Source: Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S, Thomson Reuters Proprietary Research European Aggregate Estimates and
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  • StarMine 18Q1 North American Earnings Surprise Results
    In April 2018 we published our top ten first quarter earnings surprise candidates based on StarMine predictive analytics models. Of these 18Q1 North American earnings surprise candidates picks, 100% were
    - 4 days ago 16 Jul 18, 7:52pm -

CNNMoney - Markets

The Curious Capitalist

Financial Samurai

  • Understanding The Yield Curve: A Prescient Economic Predictor
    The yield curve is a curve on a graph in which the yield of fixed-interest securities is plotted against the length of time they have to run to maturity. A yield curve is almost always upward sloping, a sign that the economy is functioning properly.…
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  • Quitting Your Job Is Selfish: Engineering Your Layoff Is The Ethical Way To Go
    When some people first hear that I engineered my layoff, they get up on their Clydesdales and say something like, “I would never do that. It sounds unethical.” I’m always surprised by this response in this day and age of zero job security. No l…
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  • How To Purchase Property Below Fair Market Value With Just A Few Words
    In real estate, there’s a saying that goes, “money is made on the purchase, not on the sale.” With a well-timed purchase, you get to pay fewer property taxes over the life of ownership and generate a much higher compounded return due to a lowe…
    - 8 days ago 12 Jul 18, 7:58pm -
  • How High Net Worth Individuals Invest: Their Asset Allocation Breakdown
    In a previous post we learned that the wealthier one gets, the larger the business component in the individual’s net worth composition. Once you hit a net worth of $100 million, the business component reaches roughly 50% of net worth. Although…
    - 11 days ago 9 Jul 18, 9:18am -
  • Financial Samurai Mid-Year 2018 Personal Goals Checkup
    Since it’s a quiet week with nobody around, I thought I’d do some more mid-year reflecting. To hold my feet to the fire, I’ve been setting public goals for a while now. But I’ve mostly just checked in at year-end, leaving me no opportunity…
    - 14 days ago 6 Jul 18, 9:18am -

Seeking Alpha - Long

CNBC - Investing

The Motley Fool

Dealbook

ETF.com

  • !Most Interesting ETF Launches This Year
    Halfway through the year and the number of new ETF launches is almost identical to what it was last year. As of July 17, 2018, 124 new ETFs have launched, just one more than the 123 ETFs that launched during the same period in 2017.There’s no ques…
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  • !ETF Of The Week: JPMorgan's Japan Fund
    On Wednesday, we covered the breathtaking flows that have entered two J.P. Morgan ETFs, the JPMorgan BetaBuilders Japan ETF (BBJP) and the JPMorgan BetaBuilders Europe ETF (BBEU), over the past week. (Read: "Massive Flows Into New JPMorgan ETFs")
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  • Racial Equality ETF Debuts
    Today, new ETF issuer ImpactShares is rolling out its first ETF in partnership with the NAACP. Although there are ETFs focusing on firms that military veterans, gender equality and support for LGBT employees in the workplace , the Impact Shares NAACP…
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  • ETF Value Metrics Can Vary
    Todd Rosenbluth is director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA.
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  • Vanguard Treasury ETFs Top Inflows List
     Top 10 Creations (All ETFs)
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MoneyBeat - WSJ

Marc to Market

  • !Dollar Consolidates after Trump Wades In
    The US dollar is little changed but mostly softer as the week draws to a close.   The market is digesting the implications of yesterday's comments by President Trump about interest rates and foreign exchange, and without fresh economic data, are c…
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  • !Euro, Yen, and Equities: Reviewed
    US equities and the dollar appear to be moving higher together.  The greenback is near its best level this year against most of the major and emerging market currencies.  The Chinese yuan is not an exception to this generalization.  At the same ti…
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  • Greenback Extends Gains
    The US dollar is extending its recent gains against most of the world's currencies.   We continue to see the most compelling case for the macro driver being the diverging policy mixes.  There are also more immediate factors too.  The surprisingly…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jul 18, 10:15am -
  • Uranium: A More Compelling Case for National Security
    The Trump Administration's decision to levy tariffs on steel and aluminum imports on national security grounds is controversial.  Usually, national security is understood in a more direct sense.  The relationship between national security and trade…
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  • Great Graphic: Fed Raising Rates, but Yields Still Negative
    The yield on the 3-month US Treasury bill is pushing above 2% today for the first time since 2008. The yield had briefly dipped below zero as recently as late 2015. Although today's yield seems high, this Great Graphic shows the nominal generic thre…
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