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Pop and Drop: Dick's Sporting Goods


Accessing Wall Street Horizon's high-quality earnings data, on Wednesday, 21 August 2019, I sent my clients an email before the market open suggesting they sell Dick’s Sporting Goods (DKS) on the opening bell. The company announced earnings at 7:30 that

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How Fund Managers Can Best Use Alt Data


Alternative data can take on different meanings to investors so let’s start with a general definition: “alt” data refers to non-traditional or unique information not previously known or available to financial markets. 

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Finding Tradable Signals in Alt Data


On March 14, 2019, data partner Lucena Research co-hosted a panel discussion with Wall Street Horizon. The event "Finding Tradable Signals in Alt Data" featured the following panel:

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Virtual Shareholder Meetings:  The New Normal


While we have seen a dramatic rise of virtual shareholder meetings over the past few years, there has also been an increase of in-person attendance at investor conferences putting the competing ‘virtual vs. human’ views at odds. We take a close

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Corporate Events Data -- Time for a Closer Look


Publicly traded companies are scrutinized more than ever today. Information about them is dissected and fed into investors’ models and trading strategies the instant it becomes available. When signals are detected, they trigger actions, often in micr

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