Small Results for Small-Cap Managers
- Hot February market sparks big moves in small stocks. Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business;3/8/2004, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p30
After a 26 percent run-up in the Standard & Poor's Corp. 500 Index in 2003, many Chicago, Illinois-area small stocks continue to show volatility. Laudatory Internet chatter or disappointing earnings is enough to send shares careening up or down. A little-known maker of cultured dairy products,...
- A `501' index? // Pensions & Investments;9/21/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 19, p12
Editorial. Discusses the challenge faced by Standard and Poor's company to maintain integrity in the selection of stock indexes. Background information on Standard and Poor's; Speculation on how the Standard and Poor's loss of objectivity could impact on the stock market; Details on the stock...
- Almost a quarter of active managers outperform S&P. Sakelaris, Linda // Pensions & Investments;6/14/1999, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p24
Reports on the outperformance of domestic equity investment managers in the United States against the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index for the first quarter ended March 31, 1999. Percent gain of Callan Broad Market Index stocks; Median domestic equity return; Performance comparison of domestic...
- S&P 500 May Forecast. // JCK;Feb2002, Vol. 173 Issue 2, p87
Presents information on economic forecast made by credit rating firm Standard & Poor's Corp. (S&P) as of February 2002. Analysis of economic data presented by Clearwater, Florida-based Idex Mutual Funds; Possibility of a rise in the S& P 500 stock index; Analysis of conditions where there id a...
- Brokerage Stocks vs. S&P 500. // Investment Dealers' Digest;11/02/98, Vol. 64 Issue 44, p13
Compares brokerage stocks with Standard & Poor's 500 stock indexes as of October 28, 1998.
- Getting inside the S&P 500. Ruffy, Frederic // Futures: News, Analysis & Strategies for Futures, Options & Deri;May2003, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p38
Focuses on the Standard & Poor's 500 index in the U.S. Usability of the index; Procedure in the creation of the index; Balance in the selection of industry groups in constructing the index.
- Has the Stock Market Become Too Narrow? Kopcke, Richard W. // New England Economic Review;Nov/Dec2000, p31
Deals with a study which reviewed the valuation of the equities constituting the Standard & Poor's (S&P) 500 index between 1968 and 1999. Analysis of the price-earnings ratio for the S&P 500; Trends in the stock market; Implications of the performance.
- Textile firms join new stock index. // Textile World;Dec94, Vol. 144 Issue 12, p22
Reports on the naming of textile companies to Standard & Poors' new SmallCap 600 index. Purpose of the stock index; Benefits for companies from the inclusion in the index; Corporate composition of the index.
- Nice little indexed earner. Murrill, Maureen // BRW;03/03/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p12
Reports on plans by the Australian Stock Exchange (ASE) to start charging for the use of its sharemarket-related indexes in Australia, which had been previously given for free. Establishment of a strategic alliance with Standard & Poor's Corp.; Debate over how the fees will be structured;...