“There’s more pandemic-era punches to come for institutional investors”
Apr 1 2021
Dr. George Athanassakos, an experts’ panel member at Benefits Canada, discusses the inflation predicament central banks must confront in his latest article, “There’s more pandemic-era punches to come for institutional investors”, published in the Canadian Investment Review (Benefits Canada).
“Enerflex at the head of the class for undervalued stocks”
Mar 4 2021
Despite the pandemic-induced stock market panic and sell-off, Dr. George Athanassakos’ students proved that a diligent investor can always find undervalued stocks, in every market. Find out more about the top stock pick in his latest article “Enerflex at the head of the class for undervalued stocks” published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business), p. B9. The…
Since stocks drift toward their intrinsic value, either from above or below, it is natural to ask: If value investors buy undervalued stocks, do they also short-sell overvalued stocks? Dr. George Athanassakos answers this and more in his latest article “Why shorting is bad for your wealth and health” published in The Globe and Mail (Report on…
“Why Real Interest Rates and Inflation are on the Way Up”
Jan 7 2021
It’s undoubtedly a contrarian viewpoint for many investors, but based on underlying trends, it’s Dr. George Athanassakos’ belief that higher interest rates are on the way. Find out why in his latest article “Why Real Interest Rates and Inflation are on the Way Up” published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business) on January 07, 2021,…
“Pick one — conformist governance or good capital allocation”
Dec 15 2020
You might assume that following best practices correlates with superior performance and shareholder loyalty. But that does not appear to be the case according to Dr. George Athanassakos and Dr. Lawrence A. Cunningham’s latest article “Pick one — conformist governance or good capital allocation”, published in The National Post (Financial Post), p. FP12. The article also…
If you believe value is dead, and in the secular underperformance of value stocks, you are dead wrong! Dr. George Athanassakos discusses why in his latest article, “Value approach is finally getting its revenge”, published in The Globe and Mail (Report on Business), p.B10. The article also appeared in Globe Investor Magazine Online, under the title “Value stocks are finally getting…
Dr. George Athanassakos gave a series of virtual presentations on value investing to students in the Graduate MSc Program in Risk Management at the University of Athens in Athens, Greece on October 3, 10 and 24, 2020.
“Small-cap stocks typically lose in the fourth quarter and this group of wealthy investors are to blame”
Sep 23 2020
Dr. Athanassakos’ paper, co-authored with Lucy Ackert, entitled “Institutional Investors, Analyst Following, and the January Anomaly“ was referenced in the MarketWatch article “Small-cap stocks typically lose in the fourth quarter and this group of wealthy investors are to blame”.
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