Archive for May, 2012

Six-Month Sharpe Ratios for Key Asset Categories

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

The Sharpe Ratio measures the return obtained for the risk taken. JP Morgan published this Sharpe Ratio data in their May 25, 2012 “JP Morgan View”.

Worldwide Mobile Browser Market Shares

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

source: CNET

EuroZone Unemployment Present and History: In Total and For Selected Countries

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

17 Nation Eurozone In the Aggregate

Germany

France

Italy

Spain

Netherlands

Belgium

Ireland

Portugal

Greece

Source For Charts: European Central Bank

Definition of Charts: Standardised unemployment, Rate, Total (all ages), Total (male & female); unspecified; Eurostat; Seasonally adjusted, not working day adjusted, percentage of civilian workforce

Existing Home Resales 199 through April 2012

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

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Source: Wells Fargo

Margin Expansion and Revenue Growth Contributions to Earnings Growth

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

source: JP Morgan, “Investing Through a Bumpy Ride” May 18, 2012

Muni Bonds: Not Much Upside For Price, But Plenty Of Upside For Rates (price declines)

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

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Source: JP Morgan “Fixed Income Weekly”