Shorting is “Scarcely Worth the Bother”

A new study from a group of quants at the Netherlands-based firm Robeco—who examined the respective contributions to performance of both long and short equity positions—found that “the short position…

Big Tech Posted Big Year Despite Threats

A recent article in The New York Times highlights the remarkable year for giant tech stocks, despite the “trade war, bipartisan political hostility and regulatory threats.” The S&P tech sector…