Since our last global market overview post, Brazil and Spain have both come off their upper trading range band. Other global indices continue to look overbought, with momentum and breadth easing over the past few trading days.
October saw the BoJ’s announcement of increased stimulus, coordinated with the new targets for the GPIF, 25% each for foreign and domestic equities (up from 12% each), and a [...]
While markets are fixated on the threat of deflation and “lowflation” (a dumb word if ever there was one), our leading indicators are pointing towards modest core [...]
One of the points we have been emphasizing to clients in recent months is that US small caps are looking increasingly less attractive compared to large caps. Small caps have [...]