October 2017 - NScope archives

  • Chart of the Month – It has never been a better time to hedge your YTD performance! by Sébastien Poiret, Oct 30 2017

    It has never been a better time to hedge your YTD performance! The S&P 500 Index is currently trading at all time high after being up +14.75% YTD and over +20.0% in the last 12 months. S&P 500 90-day realized volatility is now trading at the low range of the last 27 years at just […] read more

  • Investment Outlook Q4 2017 by James Macpherson, Oct 6 2017

    Notz Stucki has just released its investment outlook for the last quarter of 2017. Contrary to predictions at the start of the year, when it was expected that they would have to contend with rising interest rates, markets have been strong this year. Moreover one of the main hopes on President Trump’s election was that […] read more

  • Chart of the Month – Time to invest in European banks equities by Angel Sanz, Oct 3 2017

    Time to invest in European banks equities Banks have been underperforming dramatically since the burst of the bubbles in 2008, especially in the European market, but since the middle of 2016 the trend has been reversed. The graph shows the following information: Blue line: Price evolution. Minimum was touched in July-2016 Red line: Earnings Per […] read more