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Stocks not spooked by tales of October volatility

03 November 2021

Research Signals - October 2021

Global manufacturing growth continues to be stymied by supplier delays and stalling export trade, according to the J.P.Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI. However, fears of rising inflation and continued supply chain disruptions were not able to trick markets in October, a month historically associated with stock market crashes, as investors in the US, developed Europe and Japan were treated to a strong finish to the month. Furthermore, an overview of factor performance for the month (Table 1) unmasked a tendency towards high momentum shares, though with some variation across regions and capitalization ranges.

  • US: Deep Value measures such as Forward 12-M EPS-to-Enterprise Value were especially favored among small caps, a theme that did not carry over to large caps
  • Developed Europe: High momentum stocks measured by Industry-adjusted 12-month Relative Price Strength were strong performers
  • Developed Pacific: High quality firms outperformed in markets outside Japan, as captured by Inventory Turnover Ratio
  • Emerging markets: Investors rewarded Deep Value stocks, as gauged by TTM EBITDA-to-Enterprise Value, while short-term price reversal measures such as 5-day Industry Relative Return underperformed

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