Posts in Tactical Asset Allocation Research

Dual Momentum with Stock Selection

March 14, 2017

Jack did a nice recap on a momentum paper last week that looks at using fundamentals (revenue volatility, low cost of goods, and B/M) to help identify the best price momentum stocks. This paper sounds similar to the paper Jack reviewed, but there is a key difference: the researchers are looking at the momentum of the fundamentals, not the absolute value of the fundamentals. The authors compile a fundamental momentum variable by calculating the moving averages of 7 elements: return on equity return on assets earnings per share accrual-based operating profitability cash-based operating profitability gross profitability net payout ratio

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Long Bonds–Long or Short?

August 27, 2012

Timely Portfolio has a great post about the magical long-bond. The thesis he presents is clear: long bonds won’t achieve what

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