June 25, 2018

PNAV

Robeco always puts out some great charts…below are two included in their regular updates…. Charts then download: —- —- Download Market Outlook Website https://www.robeco.com Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
June 21, 2018

10 Ideas

No hot investment picks here but 10 thoughtful ideas on how to improve your process. Just the download: Download 10 Ideas Website https://www.brandes.com Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
June 19, 2018

How Long?

How long until you know if that smart beta ETF you bought is delivering alpha?  Oh, I dunno, 67 years or so? Chart and download: —- —- Download Factor Fimbulwinter Website https://blog.thinknewfound.com/2018/06/factor-fimbulwinter/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
June 17, 2018

Low Unemployment, Good or Bad for Stocks?

No download, just a great chart from Leuthold Group… Chart: —- —- Website http://www.leutholdgroup.com/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
June 15, 2018

Lil bit of everything…

Lots in here from Invesco, including come good charts below… Charts and link: —- —- Downloads Invesco Macro Website https://www.invesco.com/portal/site/us/financial-professional/etfs/resources/library/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
June 13, 2018

Tesla Growth

Recent issue of Graham and Doddsville with fun interviews with Greenwald and Mauboussin… Quote and link: —- “We wrote about Tesla in 2015 when Elon Musk laid out the path for Tesla to get to a $700 billion market capitalization. That […]
June 11, 2018

Factors from Scratch

I’m sure most of you have already seen this, but worth reading or downloading….a collab between anon Jesse Livermore and the OSAM crew… Chart and link: —- —- Downloads Factors from Scratch Website http://osam.com/Commentary/factors-from-scratch Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
June 10, 2018

Global Mkt to GDP

A couple great charts in here I’m not sure I’ve seen before… Charts and link: —- —- Downloads Global Stock Market to GDP Website https://www.globalfinancialdata.com/GFD/Blog/global-stock-markets-struggle-for-survival Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
May 30, 2018

Corporate Bond Factors

Starting to be more research and info on factors applied to corporate bonds… Chart and download: —- —- Downloads Multi Factor Approach to Corporate Bonds Website https://www.robeco.com/en/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
May 28, 2018

Will it Blend?

Age old question:  Do you rank factors individually then combine the portfolios, or average the rankings?  Which works best? Chart and download: —- —- Downloads Food for Thought: Integrating vs. Mixing Website https://www.researchaffiliates.com/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
May 23, 2018

Shark Attack!

Been beating this drum for awhile now… Chart and download: —- —- Downloads How to Avoid a Shark Attack Website https://www.schwab.com/resource-center/insights/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
May 21, 2018

M* Observer

Nice chart book from Morningstar…I’m including two other pieces, all three worth reading. Chart and downloads: —- —- Downloads Morningstar Market Observer How Long Can a Good Fund Underperform Its Benchmark? Fund Fees Website https://www.morningstar.com/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
May 19, 2018

Real Estate Betas

Great piece from Mladina on real estate betas… Short quote then the download: “The compensated portion of public REIT returns is explained by a rich factor mix that is analogous to a port- folio composed of approximately 60% small value […]
May 18, 2018

Comfort is Not Your Friend

Some great charts in here that make you pause and recon Chart and download: —- —- Downloads Comfort is Not Your Friend Website https://www.hussmanfunds.com/comment/mc180508/ Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com
May 18, 2018

Savings vs Returns

This is a fun exercise…what’s more important, savings or returns? Chart and download: —- —- Downloads Savings or Returns? Website http://www.aaii.com/journal/article/the-impact-of-saving-versus-return-on-wealth Good investing, Meb Faber theideafarm.com