AXS Investments to Acquire Knowledge Leaders Capital October 04, 2023

By Steven Vannelli, CFA in Knowledge Leaders, News

We’re delighted to share some firm news today: AXS Investments to Acquire Knowledge Leaders Capital, Adding Unique ETFs and Industry Pioneers to its Growing Team NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — AXS Investments, a leading asset manager providing access to alternative investments for growth, income and diversification, is…

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Still Fighting the Fed October 03, 2023

By Steven Vannelli, CFA in Economy

In the most recent FOMC meeting, the committee decided to refrain from raising rates again, but held open the prospect for further hikes this year. They also took back two anticipated rate cuts next year. Along with the Summary of Economic Projections that the Fed…

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The Market Thinks the BoJ is In Play September 22, 2023

By Steven Vannelli, CFA in Economy, Markets, News

The Bank of Japan met last night to cap off a week of central bank activity. From their policy statement: “The Bank decided, by a unanimous vote, to set the following guideline for market operations for the intermeeting period. The short-term policy interest rate: The…

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EnerSys is a leader in stored energy solutions. Based in Reading, Pennsylvania, this company makes batteries, chargers, and accessories for transportation, aerospace, and defense. The company was founded in 1991 through a merger of Exide and Yuasa Corp. and has since made several strategic acquisitions…

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Honeywell International Inc. is a global leader in diversified technology and manufacturing. As sectors like aerospace and construction undergo rapid changes, there’s a demand for solutions that boost efficiency while prioritizing safety. Honeywell delivers everything from advanced avionics systems for aircraft to energy-efficient building solutions….

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Spotlight ABB: Wired for the Future September 12, 2023

By Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

ABB is a global leader in electrical engineering and automation. With the rapid pace of urbanization, there’s an increasing demand for efficient and sustainable power solutions, and ABB’s advancements in smart grids and renewable energy integration are pivotal in meeting the demands of this transition….

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A Consumer Credit Cycle Has Begun September 05, 2023

By Steven Vannelli, CFA in Economy, Markets

With government stimulus over, accumulated savings starting to become depleted, rents soaring, and student loans about to switch back on, it appears a credit cycle has begun where borrowers struggle to fulfill their financial commitments. In the charts below, we identify the overall delinquency rate…

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