What Makes A Successful Multifactor ETF?

From WisdomTree: The 10 largest Multifactor exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the market hold over $10.5 Billion in assets and saw $1.8 billion of net inflows over the last fifteen months1.
BATS:USMF October 16, 2018 7:02am

Alpha Signals: What’s Worked Thus Far

From WisdomTree: The WisdomTree U.S. Multifactor Index (WTUSMF), launched in June 2017, selects its basket of 200 stocks based on four equally weighted alpha signals: Low CorrelationMomentumQuality and Value.
BATS:USMF October 15, 2018 6:58am

Multifactor Doesn’t Mean Low Volatility

From WisdomTree: We recently wrote about why our multifactor strategies favor using the low-correlation factor instead of the low-volatility factor as part of our alpha-seeking stock selection composite multifactor scoring.
BATS:USMF October 5, 2018 6:26am

Examining The Performance Of WisdomTree’s Multifactor Index

From WisdomTree: Since we launched the WisdomTree U.S. Multifactor Index (WTUSMF) just over 14 months ago, the strong relative performance of this Index has led to questions regarding what is driving it. 
BATS:USMF October 4, 2018 6:29am

Shiller, Siegel and Greenwood Discuss Valuations, Bubbles and More

From WisdomTree: On last week's "Behind the Markets" podcast, we had a special edition that was broadcast live from the annual conference held by the Wharton Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research in New York City.
BATS:USMF September 20, 2018 6:09am

Wage Gains: Is This Time for Real?

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From WisdomTree: The money and bond markets received another solid jobs report last week. Indeed, the unemployment rate remained at historic lows, while new job creation maintained its upward trajectory compared to 2017.
BATS:USMF September 13, 2018 6:24am

How Rising Rates Could Affect Multifactor Strategies

From WisdomTree: With multifactor investing gaining traction in recent years, investors now have 440 multifactor ETFs and index mutual funds with a total of $74 billion in assets1 to choose from.
BATS:USMF September 6, 2018 6:13am

Searching For Quality At Reasonable Multiples

From WisdomTree: Across the country, about one in five Americans1 is spending August reviewing fantasy football pre-draft guides to strategize the best bang for their buck by position: maybe some combination of proven quality players that won't break the bank like veterans Drew Brees and Golden Tate, coupled with an upstart rookie like Saquon Barkley if still available midway through the first round.
BATS:USMF August 22, 2018 6:21am

U.S. Economy Should Remain Strong Through End Of Year

From WisdomTree: The increase in the pace of U.S. economic growth in the second quarter generated quite a bit of headlines since the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) released the data last Friday.
BATS:USMF August 6, 2018 6:36am

What Makes This Fund One of the Best-Performing U.S. Multifactor Strategies?

From WisdomTree: The 10 largest multifactor exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the market hold over $10 billion in assets and saw $1.7 billion of net inflows over the last year.1
BATS:USMF July 10, 2018 7:30am

WisdomTree U.S. Multifactor Index: A Year in Review

From WisdomTree: At WisdomTree's core is the belief that it may be possible to generate greater excess return over time by taking on greater active risk and concentrating index holdings in stocks that have greater exposure to the factors that historically have been associated with excess return.
BATS:USMF July 3, 2018 6:22am

Time To Get Some Exposure To Non-FAANG Plays? (USMF)

From WisdomTree: A half-century ago, when investors fell in love with the "Nifty 50," the darling mega-caps of the era that many advised to buy and hold forever, they at least had the ability to choose from among companies that spanned numerous industries (components such as PepsiCo, Schlumberger, Pfizer1 and so on were in completely different businesses).
BATS:USMF June 13, 2018 6:33am

Why Min Vol International Indexes Focus on the Wrong Factor

From WisdomTree: Of all the smart beta equity factors that have resonated with investors and garnered the most assets, minimum volatility stands out. In the developed international world, the leading minimum volatility (min vol) ETF has garnered almost $9 billion in assets in a relatively short period.
BATS:USMF May 15, 2018 6:18am

WisdomTree U.S. Multifactor Stock Selection is Back (USMF)

From WisdomTree: When we launched the WisdomTree U.S. Multifactor Fund (USMF) on June 29, 2017, it was difficult for stock pickers to add value.
BATS:USMF May 9, 2018 6:05am

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