Regulatory restrictions notwithstanding, many companies will be able to maintain their dividend payouts despite ongoing market events.
Even though factor investing is widely supported in academia and investment practice, forecasting and harvesting factor returns remains challenging for various reasons. One signal that has received more than a little attention of late is share buybacks.
We are in a new era of extreme volatility that is leaving investors searching for new ways to achieve the same portfolio objectives.
After a decade of underperformance by value stocks, even the biggest supporters are starting to lose faith. Should they?