Tag: QE

Jos. A. Bank and the Folly of Quantitative Easing

Jos. A. Bank and the Folly of Quantitative Easing

Jos. A. Bank and the Folly of Quantitative Easing A few years back I wrote an article comparing buy-one-suit-get-three-free sales by Jos. A. Bank to the Federal Reserve’s quantitative easing program. Then Jos. A. Bank’s management did something absolutely brilliant: […]

ETF Investors Continue To Be Risk Averse: UBS

ETF Investors Continue To Be Risk Averse: UBS

With considerable inflows witnessed over the last month in precious metals and U.S. Treasury funds, ETF investors continue to be risk averse as they shed their equity holdings, reports UBS. Ramin Nakisa points out in his Feb. 24 research note titled “Global […]

Hoisington 4Q15 Review: Failure Of The Fed

Hoisington 4Q15 Review: Failure Of The Fed

Hoisington Investment Management review of the fourth quarter of 2015 on the failure of the Fed. Hoisington – A Weak Finish to a Disappointing Year The economy was supposed to fire on all cylinders in 2015. Sufficient time had passed […]