All posts tagged "felix salmon"

  • Earnings Yield vs. 10 Year Treasury
    Stocks Look Very Attractive Compared to Bonds

    Reuter’s Felix Salmon discusses a very interesting chart of data comparing U. S. large cap stocks earnings yields to 10-year Treasury yields. It shows a stunning divergence that began in the year 2002 and has only grown...

    • Posted August 14, 2011
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  • Large Cap Stocks Relative Attractiveness Examined

    It’s no secret that large cap multi-national stocks have had a bad decade of performance.  This has led to them being priced at valuations that appear relatively attractive compared to other investment alternatives. Felix Salmon, writing for Reuters and responding...

    • Posted July 6, 2011
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  • New Home Sales Hit Record Low

    Sales of new homes in January hit an annual rate of 309,000, which is a record low. On this backdrop, Felix Salmon believes the stage is set for another leg down in housing prices as underwater homeowners...

    • Posted February 26, 2010
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  • Mutual Fund Managers’ Skill or Lack Thereof

    Eugene Fama and Kenneth French, Professors of Finance, performed an extensive review of mutual fund manager’s results to determine if there is any skill involved. It takes them awhile to get to the point, providing the in-depth...

    • Posted December 28, 2009
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