Tag: equity markets

Equity Short Biased Hedge Funds Down 11% YTD

Equity Short Biased Hedge Funds Down 11% YTD

Hedge funds ended their five-month winning streak, down 0.19%1 for June based on preliminary numbers for the month. The average return of the Eurekahege Hedge Fund Index was drawn into negative territory in June as developed market mandates underperformed their […]

Not All European Stocks Have Lagged

Not All European Stocks Have Lagged

When comparing global equity markets, the tendency is to use the large capitalization equity indices as proxies.  This makes sense as the large capitalization stocks that compose these indices are typically the most well-known and consequential stocks in a given […]

Employment Reports Indicate Higher Equity Markets

Employment Reports Indicate Higher Equity Markets

“Davidson” submits: US Employment reports indicate that the economic uptrend continues. While the Household Survey(Emp) fell by ~30,000, other indicators, ADP and Establishment Survey, reported a sharp rise. Media commentary was bullish comments were with this ‘positive surprise’. “Total nonfarm […]