Finance Students Beat the S&P While Managing Alumni-Backed Investment Fund

Finance students across the country often rely on artificial models and software programs to try their hand at managing investments. But this past spring semester, Saint Joseph’s students earning master’s degrees in finance from the Haub School of Business had the chance to manage an active fund, presenting them with a high-stakes learning experience.

Factor investing has become an important theme for investing. It allows an investor to determine what parts of their investments are driving return. It’s not only important to determine what is driving your investment return but how you are obtaining

Free On-Demand Webinar: Harnessing The Power Of Price-To-Sales

Listen to Vince Lowry, Global Beta Advisor’s CEO, as he shares his insights and perspectives in this informative webinar on using price-to-sales ratios to predict future stock returns. Along with David Armstrong, editor-in-chief of, Lowry discusses the power of evaluating investments based on price-to-sales multiples, associated research illustrating the correlation between price-to-sales and future returns, and why companies with high price-to-sales multiples must grow their revenues at an exponential rate compared to the rest of the market.

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“Don’t fight the fed” and “Don’t fight the tape” are expressions that have echoed from market professionals throughout the second quarter of this year. This has resulted in bubbling valuations in certain parts of the market. The second quarter has

Have you found yourself wondering how the volatility of recent months has affected the prices of exchange-traded funds, and more importantly how this impacts your client’s portfolios? While actual value and current prices are generally pretty close when markets are