Equities: Still lagging

Fri Dec 1, 2006

With a burst of upward momentum in October, long/short equity funds have now outpaced their 2005 performance. But overall, these portfolios still lag the net returns of broader markets.

A rally in large-cap equities, spurred by a number of S&P500 companies that beat earnings expectations, boosted the performance of many long/short portfolios. Only continued caution has kept funds from logging bigger...


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