Bringing you live news and features since 2006 

TrimTabs research shows impact of leverage on company performance

RELATED TOPICS​

A recent white paper by the team at TrimTabs Asset Management urges investors to not only look at the amount of debt a company carries but more importantly the leverage of a company. 

“Our research shows that over an extended period, companies with strong balance sheets have historically outperformed those peers that are saddled with relatively high amounts of debt, especially during periods of financial stress,” says portfolio manager Janet Johnston.

TrimTabs Asset Management’s investment approach is to look at a combination of free cash flow and strong balance sheets to create a list of high-quality names. 

TrimTabs reports that their actively managed flagship fund: the TrimTabs All Cap US Free-Cash-Flow ETF (TTAC). TTAC was up 40.36 per cent (NAV) since inception until the close of November. Over that same time frame, its benchmark, the Russell 3000 Total Return Index, has returned 32.44 per cent during the same time period.

Latest News

Value-driven structured credit investing firm, Angel Oak Capital Advisors, LLC, has announced the completed conversions of two of its mutual..
Confidence in the continuing strength of bitcoin and Ethereum is driving wider interest in altcoins and other digital assets, according..
First Trust has announced the launch of the First Trust Vest U.S. Equity Moderate Buffer UCITS ETF – February GFEB..
Trading activity on the Tradeweb Markets institutional European- and US-listed ETF platforms reveals that the Tradeweb European ETF marketplace reached..

Related Articles

Frank Koudelka, State Street Global Services
ETF data provider and ETF Express data partner, Trackinsight, has published its Global ETF Survey 2024 Report: ‘50+ Charts on...
Cryptocurrencies
Matteo Greco, Research Analyst at Fineqia International writes that bitcoin (BTC) ended the week at approximately USD52,150, showing a notable...
US Distribution Awards trophies
The winners of the first US ETF Distribution Awards at the Exchange conference, hosted by ETF Express and sponsored by...
Thomas Bonville, Clear Street
Just over a year ago, Thomas Bonville joined New York-based, prime brokerage Clear Street as managing director, head of derivative...
Subscribe to the ETF Express newsletter

Subscribe for access to our weekly newsletter, newsletter archive, updates on the site and exclusive email content.

Marketing by