Is Now the Time to Consider Long/Short Alternatives?

by / Alternative, Dynamic Long/Short on August 30, 2016

With stock markets and bond markets at all-time highs, investors are looking for solutions that can help lower portfolio volatility and navigate adverse moves in the market.

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/ Dividend Growth, Dividends, Quality Dividend Growth on August 29, 2016

Risks of Dividend Strategies Overweight in Utilities

One of the major market themes of 2016 has been a declining interest rate environment, which has helped yield-sensitive assets such as utilities and telecommunications stocks. This brings up a valuation concern.

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/ Dividends, Quality Dividend Growth, Small Caps on August 26, 2016

Small-Cap Dividends and Quality Adding Value

There are numerous dividend-focused ETFs and active managers. But how many small-cap dividend strategies for the U.S. market can you find? Very few, but WisdomTree has two unique strategies, both of which are creating value-added approaches over traditional small-cap benchmarks. 

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/ Abenomics, Japan on August 25, 2016

Team Abe Challenges—Incomes UP, Savings UP, but Investment DOWN

Japan’s GDP report confirmed the de facto zero-growth status of the overall economy since the start of the new fiscal year (April 1). At the same time, the details of the report highlight several forces now in play that should affect forward-looking financial markets and policy makers.  

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/ ETF Education, ETF Liquidity, ETF Trading on August 24, 2016

August 24 Revisited: What Has Changed?

As we mark the one-year anniversary of August 24, investors may be asking what has been done since that volatile and chaotic day and if it could happen again. 

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