A survey conducted by the German Marshall Fund asked respondents from Euro area nations what their desirability to intervene in Syria was. This same survey was also done in 2012, and it’s quite clear that opposition has grown since then. Not a single nation’s respondents were more opposed to Syrian intervention than they are now.
62% of those in the U.S. are now against Syrian military action, but that is actually near the bottom of this group. In Slovakia, Romania, and Portugal, over 80% of respondents expressed a desirability to avoid the conflict entirely.
Voss Capital is betting on a housing market boom
The Voss Value Fund was up 4.09% net for the second quarter, while the Voss Value Offshore Fund was up 3.93%. The Russell 2000 returned 25.42%, the Russell 2000 Value returned 18.24%, and the S&P 500 gained 20.54%. In July, the funds did much better with a return of 15.25% for the Voss Value Fund Read More
An important note though is that polling for this survey was conducted between June 3 and June 27, so opinions may have changed.