Macro / Economic / Credit

  • Using qualitative research to avoid the value trap

Avoiding the Value Trap Through Qualitative Research

Since the end of the 2008 financial crisis, growth stocks have soared spectacularly and value stocks have remained relatively cheap. Coupled with a steady uptick [...]

  • Brexit

Q2 2016 Market Insights: Brexit Impact

While the second quarter of 2016 saw a continued rebound from the drop in the markets we experienced in the first quarter, the dominating story [...]

  • AlphaSense Blog - Brexit

Brexit Insights Found on AlphaSense

The old adage, “markets take the stairs up and the elevator down,” certainly seems appropriate in light of the UK’s referendum vote to leave the [...]

  • Cuba

Breakthrough with Cuba, What Happens Next?

Editor's Note: Since we originally published this post, President Obama has visited Cuba, and as of May 2, 2016, a U.S. cruise ship with 700 [...]

  • Preannouncing

Preannouncing Financial Results – Part II: So You’re Going to Preannounce – Now What?

This is Part II of our preannouncement series based on AlphaSense research. Today we focus on the qualitative discussion of the results in earnings preannouncements [...]

By |April 19, 2016|Macro / Economic / Credit|0 Comments
  • Fintech

Does Invest-Tech Have a Place in a Fintech-Funded World?

If you haven’t yet heard, there is currently quite a bull market in all things Fintech-related. Every day, there’s a new headline proclaiming how the [...]

By |April 12, 2016|Macro / Economic / Credit|0 Comments
  • Preannouncing

Preannouncing Financial Results – Part I: Analyzing AlphaSense Research

To preannounce or not to preannounce: Surely that is the question that stumps many management teams during the quarterly earnings cycle. There are several reasons [...]

By |March 1, 2016|Macro / Economic / Credit|0 Comments
  • Holiday Shopping

Holiday Shopping Gone Digital

With the holiday season in our midst, many consumers took advantage of sales and special offers on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Although consumers are [...]

By |December 8, 2015|Macro / Economic / Credit|0 Comments
  • Aging Population

The Aging Population

Between now and 2050, the United States will see a significant increase in its older population segment. This should come as no surprise, as the [...]

  • AlphaSense Blog - minimum wage

Minimum Wage: As Pressure Mounts, Who Are Winners? Impacts?

While the federally mandated minimum wage continues to stand at $7.25 per hour, more than half of the states and the District of Columbia have [...]

By |October 14, 2015|Macro / Economic / Credit|0 Comments