We are cautiously optimistic about cyclical stocks. Their historically low relative value and deeply negative overall investor sentiment could be a recipe for a strong relief rally.
Voya’s large cap value team believes that excess capital yield (ECY) provides a holistic view of the amount of capital a company has available to create value.
Big data is fueling, informing and empowering businesses globally.
A human-plus-machine approach to analyzing and monitoring major events can help clear today’s fog of war—and potentially prepare for future crises.
An effective factor investing strategy should be both contextual, that is, able to take into account differences across business segments, and adaptable as markets change over time.
Changes in the political and economic landscape are loosening the links in the global economy. New conditions will favor different strengths as businesses adapt.
In the wake of Russia’s invasion, social factors such as energy supply security, consumer protection and responsible sourcing demonstrate the importance of an inclusionary ESG approach.
While it might seem better to focus on current so-called ESG leaders, we believe there is untapped value in the underappreciated ESG improvers.
The breadth and depth of Environmental, Social, and Governance data that investors currently have at their disposal is “a good problem to have”, as it highlights the normative sea-change over the past decade towards a now crucial commitment that companies must make to ESG transparency. Machine learning can help in discerning – and when necessary, creating - signal from noise.
What can you do to protect your portfolio from over-extended equity valuations? Christina Bargeron, CFA and Gareth Shepherd from our Equity team discuss how machine intelligence investing could be the solution.
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