Lesson From Shanghai

Hanke, Steve H.
February 2006
Forbes Asia;2/27/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p63
The article focuses on the strong market performance of the emerging markets in 2005. The MSCI Emerging Markets Index posted a 34.8 percent return in U.S. dollars. Low bond yields and weak stock returns in the U.S. have driven up the demand for emerging market assets. Dividend yield and the expected growth in dividends are essential in the emerging markets.


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