Daily Archives: Dec 4, 2019 at 07:28 am EDT

Quality Is The Lone Equity Factor Beating The Market This Year

Volatility has returned to the stock market this week after a couple months of relative calm. Not surprisingly, the sharp wave of selling on Monday and Tuesday has reordered the horse race for primary equity factors. As a result, the so-called quality factor is the last man standing for outperforming the broad market year to date, based on a set of exchange-traded funds.

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Macro Briefing | 4 December 2019

House impeachment report: Trump abused power: The Hill
Trump suggests US-China trade war could continue beyond 2020 election: WSJ
Despite recent tension, US and China reportedly closer to trade deal: BBG
Will a new round of US tariffs on Chinese goods roll out on Dec 15? CNBC
China Composite PMI for Nov shows solid rebound for economy: IHS Markit
Eurozone economy continued to post near-stagnant growth in Nov: IHS Markit
10-year Treasury yield falls sharply to 1.72% — lowest since Oct 31: