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Tactical Stance


Still under pressure from various vectors trading wars, currency wars, brexit money and etc.

Strategic Stance


Weaker dollar is the moto for long term gains


Markets last Month From Best to Worst
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nameMonthChange
ZIMBABWE47.47
BOTSWANA17.03
KAZAKHSTAN6.53
ISRAEL4.74
PORTUGAL4.73
BAHRAIN4.50
NIGERIA4.38
EGYPT3.18
MAURITIUS3.12
JORDAN2.95
SLOVENIA2.36
CROATIA2.29
LITHUANIA2.27
MOROCCO1.98
DENMARK1.73
OMAN1.55
FM AFRICA1.53
TURKEY1.46
ESTONIA1.45
MEXICO1.36
PAKISTAN1.27
FINLAND1.15
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA1.02
BULGARIA0.91
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES0.87
TUNISIA0.81
SWITZERLAND0.79
USA0.07
QATAR DOMESTIC-0.27
KUWAIT-0.32
QATAR-0.52
CANADA-0.63
NEW ZEALAND-0.69
INDIA-0.81
JAPAN-1.37
BANGLADESH-1.63
KENYA-1.66
SERBIA-2.27
ITALY-2.52
ARGENTINA-2.64
SWEDEN-2.65
INDONESIA-2.77
SPAIN-2.81
LEBANON-2.92
NETHERLANDS-2.97
SAUDI ARABIA DOMESTIC-3.05
GERMANY-3.07
RUSSIA-3.20
ROMANIA-3.24
SRI LANKA-3.29
VIETNAM-3.46
FRANCE-3.49
BELGIUM-3.59
SINGAPORE-3.59
CZECH REPUBLIC-3.67
UNITED KINGDOM-3.83
MALAYSIA-3.98
UKRAINE-4.44
IRELAND-4.44
HONG KONG-4.46
TAIWAN-4.70
CHINA-4.82
GREECE-5.05
KOREA-5.33
POLAND-5.86
PERU-6.19
AUSTRIA-6.22
NORWAY-6.52
JAMAICA-7.13
COLOMBIA-7.37
BRAZIL-7.59
CHILE-7.90
PHILIPPINES-8.01
THAILAND-8.60
SOUTH AFRICA-8.85
HUNGARY-10.68
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO-12.57

Markets YTD From Best to Worst
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Best 15 Market Last 12 Months

CountryChangePct
BAHRAIN43.66
ROMANIA42.44
EGYPT29.62
KUWAIT28.03
SLOVENIA26.43
NEW ZEALAND26.41
GREECE25.73
JAMAICA25.21
DENMARK24.02
TAIWAN23.23
SWITZERLAND22.89
IRELAND22.72
KENYA22.54
KAZAKHSTAN22.10
RUSSIA20.59

Worst 15 Market Last 12 Months

CountryChangePct
SPAIN-0.20
MEXICO-0.24
FINLAND-0.54
VIETNAM-1.07
HUNGARY-1.62
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES-3.06
JORDAN-3.11
BRAZIL-4.14
INDONESIA-4.45
AUSTRIA-4.54
SRI LANKA-4.76
HONG KONG-5.04
ESTONIA-5.17
KOREA-5.21
NORWAY-6.24

Country USD Yields and YTD Changes

countryYieldYieldChange
Lebanon35.478.99
Ecuador12.872.30
Zambia10.130.89
France3.980.41
Luxembourg9.260.38
Ireland4.080.36
Australia3.650.22
Guatemala3.960.18
Netherlands3.690.14
United Kingdom8.290.13
United States5.130.12
Ghana8.430.09
Macau4.170.03
Costa Rica5.740.00
Venezuela0.000.00
Canada4.29-0.01
Colombia3.41-0.04
Argentina18.13-0.10
Bahrain4.22-0.11
Dominican Republic4.68-0.13
Kuwait3.04-0.16
Morocco2.90-0.18
Russian Federation3.16-0.19
Kazakhstan7.94-0.19
Croatia (Hrvatska)2.04-0.19
Indonesia3.88-0.21
Peru3.46-0.22
Vietnam2.96-0.22
Angola7.33-0.23
Trinidad and Tobago3.00-0.23
Qatar2.88-0.25
Oman4.40-0.25
United Arab Emirates3.25-0.26
Philippines2.73-0.26
Poland1.91-0.27
Saudi Arabia3.07-0.27
South Africa4.69-0.27
India4.44-0.28
Thailand2.73-0.30
Singapore2.78-0.30
Uruguay2.92-0.31
Korea (South)2.65-0.31
Panama3.55-0.33
Chile4.07-0.33
Romania2.96-0.35
Brazil3.94-0.36
Hungary2.17-0.36
El Salvador5.68-0.36
Hong Kong3.53-0.36
Malaysia2.76-0.37
Kenya5.92-0.39
Senegal5.56-0.40
Nigeria6.18-0.41
China5.16-0.42
Mexico4.23-0.43
Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)5.27-0.47
Egypt5.55-0.51
Jordan5.00-0.51
Sri Lanka6.33-0.55
Azerbaijan3.14-0.58
Pakistan4.99-0.66
Turkey5.11-0.75
Ukraine5.28-0.81
Israel4.29-1.22
Jamaica20.16-1.36

Fund flows YTD

FocusObjectiveAsset ClassFlow USD mn
SizeLARGE-CAPEquity20813.54
regionASIAN PACIFIC REGIONEquity15419.29
industryHEALTH CARE SECTOREquity10505.07
CommoditiesPRECIOUS METAL SECTOREquity7229.09
SizeSMALL-CAPEquity5231.92
segmentEMERGING MARKETSEquity5196.60
industryBASIC MATERIALS SECTOREquity2922.16
RiskGOVERNMENT BONDFixed Income2552.03
countryUNITED KINGDOMEquity2056.60
CommoditiesPRECIOUS METALSCommodity1811.73
industryUTILITIES SECTOREquity1801.22
CommoditiesPRECIOUS METALSMixed Allocation1701.71
SectorCONSUMER DISCRETIONARYEquity1489.64
countryCHINAEquity1246.16
SizeMID-CAPEquity1149.69
countryBRAZILEquity705.19
industryENERGY SECTOREquity456.51
industryCOMMUNICATIONS SECTOREquity370.96
CountryTAIWANEquity355.02
countryKOREAEquity319.16
industryFINANCIAL SECTOREquity286.47
RiskLONG SHORTAlternative274.38
regionASIAN PACIFIC REGION EX JAPANMixed Allocation258.52
RiskINFLATION PROTECTEDFixed Income211.18
regionASIAN PACIFIC REGION EX JAPANEquity202.33
regionEUROPEAN REGIONMixed Allocation179.47
countryJAPANEquity145.07
regionNORTH AMERICAN REGIONFixed Income93.53
countryCHINAFixed Income87.14
regionASIAN PACIFIC REGIONMixed Allocation77.13
countrySOUTH AFRICAEquity47.68
countrySPAINEquity43.04
countryPOLANDEquity37.82
SectorCONSUMER STAPLESEquity24.54
segmentMENAFixed Income15.96
segmentEMEAFixed Income11.61
SizeMID-CAPCommodity10.63
regionMIDDLE EAST REGIONEquity10.51
regionEASTERN EUROPEAN REGIONFixed Income8.31
countryTURKEYEquity7.18
RiskLONG SHORTFixed Income3.96
countryRUSSIAFixed Income3.68
RiskLONG SHORTMixed Allocation2.96
regionMIDDLE EAST REGIONFixed Income2.35
industryMULTIPLE SECTOREquity0.75
countryAUSTRALIAMixed Allocation0.27
SectorAGRICULTUREEquity0.00
industryENERGY SECTORMixed Allocation-0.01
CountryEGYPTEquity-0.19
countryJAPANMixed Allocation-0.51
regionEASTERN EUROPEAN REGIONMixed Allocation-0.71
segmentMENAEquity-0.96
countryISRAELEquity-2.83
RiskGOVERNMENT BONDMixed Allocation-3.48
countryRUSSIAEquity-6.71
regionASIAN PACIFIC REGION EX JAPANFixed Income-7.78
segmentEMEAEquity-9.62
segmentGCCFixed Income-10.50
segmentGCCMixed Allocation-11.62
segmentGCCEquity-12.54
regionLATIN AMERICAN REGIONEquity-14.16
regionLATIN AMERICAN REGIONFixed Income-18.87
RiskGOVERNMENT BONDAlternative-26.91
countryINDIAFixed Income-27.67
SectorAGRICULTURECommodity-30.93
CommoditiesINDUSTRIAL METALSCommodity-41.90
countryJAPANFixed Income-49.42
regionAFRICAN REGIONEquity-53.27
regionEASTERN EUROPEAN REGIONEquity-67.62
industryNATURAL RESOURCES SECTOREquity-69.26
segmentBRICEquity-88.64
segmentBRICFixed Income-104.30
countryAUSTRALIAFixed Income-120.51
regionEUROPEAN REGIONFixed Income-136.56
countryBRAZILFixed Income-217.96
regionASIAN PACIFIC REGIONFixed Income-236.98
regionNORDIC REGIONEquity-256.79
RiskLONG SHORTEquity-262.96
countryAUSTRALIAEquity-286.90
industryREAL ESTATE SECTOREquity-305.94
industryINDUSTRIAL SECTOREquity-403.15
regionNORTH AMERICAN REGIONEquity-498.57
countryINDIAEquity-538.75
industryTECHNOLOGY SECTOREquity-1087.70
regionEUROPEAN REGIONEquity-2774.51
segmentDEVELOPED MARKETSEquity-7015.42

Commodities Monthly Performance

NameUnitsLastPriceCurrencyMonthChange USDpct
Palladium SpotUSD/t oz.2445.54USD29.85
Cocoa (ICE)USD/MT2895.00USD20.12
Sugar #11 (ICE)USd/lb.0.1478USD9.81
Gold/Euro SpotEUR/t oz.1453.18EUR7.96
Lumber (CME)USD/1000 board feet455.10USD7.82
Gold/Japanese Yen SpotJPY/t oz.172899.69JPY6.04
Gold (Tokyo)JPY/g5553.00JPY6.01
Gold/Indian Rupee SpotINR/t oz.112269.56INR5.66
Gold SpotUSD/t oz.1574.10USD5.57
Gold (Comex)USD/t oz.1576.90USD5.51
Gold/British Pound SpotGBP/t oz.1206.85GBP4.80
Platinum SpotUSD/t oz.973.08USD3.50
Oats (CBOT)USd/bu.2.97USD2.77
Silver/Euro SpotEUR/t oz.16.29EUR2.45
Rough Rice (CBOT)USD/cwt13.30USD1.53
Silver (Tokyo)JPY/g62.40JPY0.81
Wheat (CBOT)USd/bu.5.4425USD0.69
Silver/Japanese Yen SpotJPY/t oz.1938.16JPY0.57
Silver SpotUSD/t oz.17.65USD0.17
Cotton #2 (ICE)USd/lb.0.6866USD0.09
Silver (Comex)USD/t oz.17.61USD-0.34
Silver/British Pound SpotGBP/t oz.13.53GBP-0.51
Cocking CoalCNY/MT1225CNY-1.05
Corn (CBOT)USd/bu.3.84USD-1.09
Canola (ICE)CAD/MT470.20CAD-1.26
Soybean Meal (CBOT)USD/T.296.00USD-2.66
3Mo Aluminum (LME)USD/MT1748.00USD-3.10
Ethanol (CBOT)USD/gal.1.34USD-3.60
SteelUSD/MT425USD-3.95
3Mo Tin (LME)USD/MT16590.00USD-4.10
Orange Juice (ICE)USd/lb.0.9915USD-4.62
Soybean (CBOT)USd/bu.8.935USD-4.69
3Mo Zinc (LME)USD/MT2175.00USD-5.06
Feeder Cattle (CME)USd/lb.1.3632USD-5.16
Live Cattle (CME)USd/lb.1.1853USD-5.69
3Mo Copper (LME)USD/MT5790.00USD-6.46
Rubber (Tokyo)JPY/kg182.40JPY-6.51
ECX Emissions (ICE)EUR/MT24.40USD-6.55
Copper (Comex)USd/lb.2.614USD-7.52
RBOB Gasoline (Nymex)USd/gal.1.5800999999999998USD-7.98
Kerosene (Tokyo)JPY/kl54190.00JPY-8.20
Soybean Oil (CBOT)USd/lb.0.3106USD-8.46
Lean Hogs (CME)USd/lb.0.6408USD-8.78
NickelUSD/MT13060USD-9.24
Crude Oil (Tokyo)JPY/kl37890.00JPY-10.09
WTI Crude Oil (Nymex)USD/bbl.51.45USD-15.11
Coffee 'C' (ICE)USd/lb.1.067USD-15.18
Brent Crude (ICE)USD/bbl.56.28USD-15.55
Natural Gas (Nymex)USD/MMBtu1.82USD-16.51
Gasoil (Nymex)USD/MT511.25USD-16.73
Heating Oil (Nymex)USd/gal.1.6772USD-17.29

Commodities YTD Performance

NameUnitsLastPriceCurrencyYTDChange USDpct
Palladium SpotUSD/t oz.2445.54USD29.85
Cocoa (ICE)USD/MT2895.00USD20.12
Sugar #11 (ICE)USd/lb.0.1478USD9.81
Gold/Euro SpotEUR/t oz.1453.18EUR7.96
Lumber (CME)USD/1000 board feet455.10USD7.82
Gold/Japanese Yen SpotJPY/t oz.172899.69JPY6.04
Gold (Tokyo)JPY/g5553.00JPY6.01
Gold/Indian Rupee SpotINR/t oz.112269.56INR5.66
Gold SpotUSD/t oz.1574.10USD5.57
Gold (Comex)USD/t oz.1576.90USD5.51
Gold/British Pound SpotGBP/t oz.1206.85GBP4.80
Platinum SpotUSD/t oz.973.08USD3.50
Oats (CBOT)USd/bu.2.97USD2.77
Silver/Euro SpotEUR/t oz.16.29EUR2.45
Rough Rice (CBOT)USD/cwt13.30USD1.53
Silver (Tokyo)JPY/g62.40JPY0.81
Wheat (CBOT)USd/bu.5.4425USD0.69
Silver/Japanese Yen SpotJPY/t oz.1938.16JPY0.57
Silver SpotUSD/t oz.17.65USD0.17
Cotton #2 (ICE)USd/lb.0.6866USD0.09
Silver (Comex)USD/t oz.17.61USD-0.34
Silver/British Pound SpotGBP/t oz.13.53GBP-0.51
Cocking CoalCNY/MT1225CNY-1.05
Corn (CBOT)USd/bu.3.84USD-1.09
Canola (ICE)CAD/MT470.20CAD-1.26
Soybean Meal (CBOT)USD/T.296.00USD-2.66
3Mo Aluminum (LME)USD/MT1748.00USD-3.10
Ethanol (CBOT)USD/gal.1.34USD-3.60
SteelUSD/MT425USD-3.95
3Mo Tin (LME)USD/MT16590.00USD-4.10
Orange Juice (ICE)USd/lb.0.9915USD-4.62
Soybean (CBOT)USd/bu.8.935USD-4.69
3Mo Zinc (LME)USD/MT2175.00USD-5.06
Feeder Cattle (CME)USd/lb.1.3632USD-5.16
Live Cattle (CME)USd/lb.1.1853USD-5.69
3Mo Copper (LME)USD/MT5790.00USD-6.46
Rubber (Tokyo)JPY/kg182.40JPY-6.51
ECX Emissions (ICE)EUR/MT24.40USD-6.55
Copper (Comex)USd/lb.2.614USD-7.52
RBOB Gasoline (Nymex)USd/gal.1.5800999999999998USD-7.98
Kerosene (Tokyo)JPY/kl54190.00JPY-8.20
Soybean Oil (CBOT)USd/lb.0.3106USD-8.46
Lean Hogs (CME)USd/lb.0.6408USD-8.78
NickelUSD/MT13060USD-9.24
Crude Oil (Tokyo)JPY/kl37890.00JPY-10.09
WTI Crude Oil (Nymex)USD/bbl.51.45USD-15.11
Coffee 'C' (ICE)USd/lb.1.067USD-15.18
Brent Crude (ICE)USD/bbl.56.28USD-15.55
Natural Gas (Nymex)USD/MMBtu1.82USD-16.51
Gasoil (Nymex)USD/MT511.25USD-16.73
Heating Oil (Nymex)USd/gal.1.6772USD-17.29
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February 2020

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    Key Topics and News

    Gold and precious metals could remain safe heavens
    Middle East conflicts could trigger additional volatility
    Fed is likely revert to rate cuts
    Unfortunately, dividends are the only hope for equity investors this year
    Emerging markets as usual will react negatively to global volatility
    Key US large caps are likely to lose some froth
    Energy prices are unlikely to rebound in light of possible global slowdown
    China soft landing could bring record stimulus
    Coronavirus may help China soft landing

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    THAILAND: SE Asia Stocks-Tepid as virus anxiety weighs; Thailand rises on energy stocks Reuters Outbreak batters tourism-related equities Bangkok Post


    TURKEY: Turkish Stocks Benefit From Liquidity Shield in Troubled Times Yahoo Finance Improved growth, falling rates seen lifting Turkey stocks Gulf Times


    UAE: Nasdaq Dubai Dealt a Blow as Biggest Company Opts to Delist Bloomberg UAE stocks limit virus-led damage for now Gulf News


    UKRAINE: Stock market live Friday: Stocks close little changed, utilities record, Tesla swings CNBC Look to iShares JP Morgan Emerging Markets Bond ETF for ... UK Investor Magazine


    UNITED STATES: Apple Guides Lower, Coronavirus Still Spreading, U.S. Equities Fall Nasdaq Sector Focus: US equities Money Marketing


    VIETNAM: SE Asia Stocks-Slip as virus toll fuels slowdown fears; Vietnam dives 5% Reuters Vietnam’s Economy Is Booming. Just Don’t Expect to Easily Invest in Its Stocks. Barron's


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    Monthly performance is between 2020-01-31 and 2019-12-31

    Best global markets YTD USA +0.07%, FM (FRONTIER MARKETS)-0.06%, EUROPE-2.56%,

    While worst global markets YTD EM LATIN AMERICA -5.70%, EM (EMERGING MARKETS) -4.69%, EFM ASIA -4.50%,

    Best global markets last month USA +0.07%, FM (FRONTIER MARKETS)-0.06%, EUROPE-2.56%,

    While worst global markets last month EM LATIN AMERICA -5.70%, EM (EMERGING MARKETS) -4.69%, EFM ASIA -4.50%,
  • Apple Guides Lower, Coronavirus Still Spreading, U.S. Equities Fall Nasdaq
  • Investors are flocking to the largest US growth stocks as concerns rise over the global economy CNBC
  • Investors Getting Mixed Coronavirus Messages, U.S. Equities Still Strong ETF Trends
  • How emerging markets will shape Africa in 2020 World Economic Forum (blog)
  • IMF chief: we are rethinking our advice to emerging markets Financial Times
  • EMERGING MARKETS-EM assets gain ground as new coronavirus cases drop Reuters
  • Asia markets bounce back as investors monitor China's return to production CNBC
  • China Stocks Rebound From Sell-off That Erased $720 Billion Yahoo Finance
  • China Plays Are Left Behind as U.S. Stocks Charge to New Highs Wall Street Journal
  • European Equities: Risk Pendulum Swings in Favor of the Bulls Ahead of the Open Yahoo Finance
  • Apple warns, HSBC wields axe, European equities lower FXStreet
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  • Uncertainty Brings An End To The Oil Price Rebound OilPrice.com
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  • Gold price pushes above $1600, what's next? Kitco NEWS
  • Gold Price Analysis: Eyeing $1,612, $1,620 as next bullish levels amid coronavirus fears – Confluence Detector FXStreet
  • Gold Price Analysis: Eyes re-test of the 2020 high on pennant breakout FXStreet

    Best last month among various countries' equity markets were ZIMBABWE +47.47%, BOTSWANA +17.03%, KAZAKHSTAN +6.53%, ISRAEL +4.74%, PORTUGAL +4.73%, BAHRAIN +4.50%, NIGERIA +4.38%, EGYPT +3.18%, MAURITIUS +3.12%, JORDAN +2.95%,

    While worst last month among various countries' equity markets were TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO -12.57%, HUNGARY -10.68%, SOUTH AFRICA -8.85%, THAILAND -8.60%, PHILIPPINES -8.01%, CHILE -7.90%, BRAZIL -7.59%, COLOMBIA -7.37%, JAMAICA -7.13%, NORWAY -6.52%,

    Best YTD among various country equities were ZIMBABWE +47.47%, BOTSWANA +17.03%, KAZAKHSTAN +6.53%, ISRAEL +4.74%, PORTUGAL +4.73%, BAHRAIN +4.50%, NIGERIA +4.38%, EGYPT +3.18%, MAURITIUS +3.12%, JORDAN +2.95%,

    While worst YTD among various country equities were TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO -12.57%, HUNGARY -10.68%, SOUTH AFRICA -8.85%, THAILAND -8.60%, PHILIPPINES -8.01%, CHILE -7.90%, BRAZIL -7.59%, COLOMBIA -7.37%, JAMAICA -7.13%, NORWAY -6.52%,
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    ZIMBABWE 47.47%

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    BOTSWANA 17.03%

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    KAZAKHSTAN 6.53%

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    ISRAEL 4.74%

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    PORTUGAL 4.73%

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    BAHRAIN 4.50%

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    NIGERIA 4.38%

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    EGYPT 3.18%

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    MAURITIUS 3.12%

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    JORDAN 2.95%

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    TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO -12.57%

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    HUNGARY -10.68%

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    SOUTH AFRICA -8.85%

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    THAILAND -8.60%

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    PHILIPPINES -8.01%

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    CHILE -7.90%

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    BRAZIL -7.59%

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    COLOMBIA -7.37%

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  • Authorities: Vehicle explosion leaves 7 dead in Colombia 95.7 News
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  • New Funding Will Help Colombian Hotel Chain Ayenda Push Into Peru Skift
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  • Peruvian fruit and vegetable exports continue to increase FreshPlaza.com (press release)
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    JAMAICA -7.13%

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    NORWAY -6.52%

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    002460GANFENG LITHIUM LTD AChinaMaterials161.68
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    tickernamecountrysectorPeriodChange
    1269CHINA FIRST CAPITAL GROUP LTDChinaConsumer Discretionary-89.91
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    2018
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    2019
    PE RATIO
    2020
    EV/EBITDA
    2018
    EV/EBITDA
    2019
    EV/EBITDA
    2020
    P/S
    2018
    P/S
    2019
    P/S
    2020
    P/B
    2018
    P/B
    2019
    P/B
    2020
    DIVIDEND YIELD
    2018
    DIVIDEND YIELD
    2019
    DIVIDEND YIELD
    2020
    GROSS MARGIN
    2018
    GROSS MARGIN
    2019
    GROSS MARGIN
    2020
    ROA
    2018
    ROA
    2019
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    UPS US zranksUnited Parcel Service IncIndustrials13.515.613.511.011.59.81.41.21.227.730.611.73.73.33.819.320.412.710.08.2
    BVT SJ zranksBidvest Group Ltd/TheIndustrials16.014.015.59.910.18.20.80.90.92.82.52.62.83.22.928.929.80.07.06.3
    BA US zranksBoeing Co/TheIndustrials20.10.065.013.4356.627.42.41.92.1540.00.00.02.22.52.519.45.814.29.1-0.5
    2883 TT zranksChina Development Financial Holding CorpFinancials18.011.112.412.30.00.07.20.50.60.90.00.83.10.04.80.00.00.00.30.0
    DIGI MK zranksDiGi.Com BhdTelecommunication Services22.724.223.712.411.912.15.55.45.552.052.550.64.44.14.276.377.253.025.620.0
    ANTO LN zranksAntofagasta PLCMaterials17.919.422.16.55.95.72.12.82.31.81.31.53.74.42.450.440.348.35.43.8
    LMT US zranksLockheed Martin CorpIndustrials12.815.418.110.212.213.51.81.41.952.834.922.13.12.32.113.514.012.711.013.5

    Z-rankings Methodology Top Short Picks

    TickerCompanySectorPE RATIO
    2018
    PE RATIO
    2019
    PE RATIO
    2020
    EV/EBITDA
    2018
    EV/EBITDA
    2019
    EV/EBITDA
    2020
    P/S
    2018
    P/S
    2019
    P/S
    2020
    P/B
    2018
    P/B
    2019
    P/B
    2020
    DIVIDEND YIELD
    2018
    DIVIDEND YIELD
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    2020
    GROSS MARGIN
    2018
    GROSS MARGIN
    2019
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    2020
    ROA
    2018
    ROA
    2019
    NPN SJ zranksNaspers LtdConsumer Discretionary63.026.926.90.00.00.030.335.320.44.13.63.40.50.60.336.936.136.439.620.0
    QRVO US zranksQorvo IncInformation Technology97.732.616.811.410.012.02.93.03.81.92.03.00.00.00.238.638.747.7-0.62.2
    EOG US zranksEOG Resources IncEnergy96.615.715.515.77.06.03.05.52.53.82.62.00.60.91.447.860.843.18.710.7
    OXY US zranksOccidental Petroleum CorpEnergy83.312.324.212.45.610.22.64.51.82.72.21.34.25.17.555.363.258.13.19.6
    FIS US zranksFidelity National Information Services IncInformation Technology30.856.825.014.530.619.56.04.07.13.31.72.01.31.00.933.936.043.63.50.6
    BP/ LN zranksBP PLCEnergy13.531.511.75.77.04.90.50.40.41.31.31.26.46.67.015.416.928.43.41.4
    VET CN zranksVermilion Energy IncEnergy93.622.974.610.96.24.92.95.41.73.61.61.25.79.414.772.271.171.01.55.3
    TEVA IT zranksTeva Pharmaceutical Industries LtdHealth Care0.00.04.9215.429.18.50.60.90.81.10.80.70.00.00.044.044.651.8-3.3-1.7
    APA US zranksApache CorpEnergy174.915.00.06.85.05.51.42.81.62.21.41.72.43.83.729.338.128.95.90.2
    RCOM IN zranksReliance Communications LtdTelecommunication Services114.70.00.017.032.90.00.31.20.02.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0-27.4-10.1

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