Things to Think About
Diversification opportunities with Managed Futures:
While managed futures can decrease portfolio risk, they can also simultaneously enhance overall portfolio performance. This has been substantiated by an extensive bank of academic research, beginning with the landmark study by Dr. John Lintner of Harvard University... » More
Despite its scientific pretensions, economics still remains more of an art than a science.
Prophesy as much as you like, but always hedge.
-Oliver Wendell Holmes
Could be the Time to look at the Softs:
"Soft" commodities are those commodities that can be grown, such as wheat, corn, coffee, and cattle. While the press has had a lot of noise about rising commodity prices, recently, for the most part, the talk has been about energy and "hard" commodities it could be the time to look at the other commodity story... » More
The Rush for Hard Commodities:
”Hard” commodities have been driven by a variety of factors, but perhaps most significantly, growing demand from large, developing economies such as China and India. Rapidly modernizing economies, growing populations and increasing consumer power, these countries are beginning to devour resources... » More
Komen Asset Managers was formed with the goal of building an enduring, world-class investment management business, centering our attention on returning alpha. We aim with our programs and advisory services to seek and deliver consistent positive risk-adjusted returns throughout market cycles, focusing strongly on risk management and capital preservation... » More
Currency Exposure: Will the US Dollar Recover?
We have seen a correlation with the upward movement in the Dow 30 and the downward pressure of the US dollar. With this so-called summer rally coming to an end as some traders think, is it time to take a look at the dollar for strength?... » More