Quantitative Easing (QE) and Bond Yields

Quantitative Easing (QE) and Bond Yields Bond yields tend to move higher after QE starts. So far, however, QE seems to have a different effect on the bond market. Image: J.P. Morgan

Fed Quantitative Easing (QE) and NTM P/E

Fed Quantitative Easing (QE) and NTM P/E After the Fed launched quantitative easing (QE), history suggests that there is a positive correlation between QE and a rising stock market. Image: Fidelity Investments

Quantitative Easing – Net Asset Purchases for G-7 Central Banks

Quantitative Easing – Net Asset Purchases for G-7 Central Banks Net asset purchases for G-7 central banks approached $1.4 trillion in March. To put things in perspective, this is more than five times higher than the previous peak of $270 billion in April 2009. Image: Bloomberg

Does Quantitative Easing Affect Valuation?

Does Quantitative Easing Affect Valuation? More fundamentally, low interest rates, high margins, low taxes, buybacks & free cash flow drive stocks higher. Image: Fidelity Investments

U.S. Quant Mutual Funds

U.S. Quant Mutual Funds 2019 was another tough year for quant mutual funds, as just 15% beat the U.S. stock market. Image: Financial Times