Practical analysis for investment professionals
17 August 2012

Weekend Reading: Bulls, Bears, and High-Frequency Foul-Ups

Global equity markets, buoyed in large measure by expectations of continued central bank accommodation, have continued their advance in the second half of 2012, with markets in Japan and the most financially stressed eurozone countries notable exceptions. Economic news, however, remains lackluster, prompting caution among risk-averse investors.

Here are some compelling articles you may have missed:

Growth and Value Investing

Algos Gone Wild

Strategists Weighing In

Cool Reception for Manchester United’s IPO

On What Ails the Market

For more news and trends, visit the Equity Investments Community of Practice.

Please note that the content of this site should not be construed as investment advice, nor do the opinions expressed necessarily reflect the views of CFA Institute.

About the Author(s)
David Larrabee, CFA

David Larrabee, CFA, was director of member and corporate products at CFA Institute and served as the subject matter expert in portfolio management and equity investments. Previously, he spent two decades in the asset management industry as a portfolio manager and analyst. He holds a BA in economics from Colgate University and an MBA in finance from Fordham University. Topical Expertise: Equity Investments · Portfolio Management

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