Podcast: Factor Replication with Lu Zhang (Wes)

////Podcast: Factor Replication with Lu Zhang (Wes)

Podcast: Factor Replication with Lu Zhang (Wes)

By |2017-10-16T08:35:00+00:00October 16th, 2017|Podcasts|

Here is a link to our podcast on Behind the Markets

Wes and Jeremy speak with Lu Zhang, The John W. Galbreath Chair, Professor of Finance, at the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University, and co-author of the paper, “Replicating Anomalies.” The team dig into the 3-year research project and dissect some of the results. Prof. Zhang tell the audience what he considers to be the best factor portfolio — high ROE, low investment. High ROE, low investment can also be viewed as high ROE and cheap (i.e., value).

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Wesley Gray, PhD
Wes Gray has published multiple academic papers and four books, including Quantitative Value (Wiley, 2012), DIY Financial Advisor (Wiley, 2015), and Quantitative Momentum (Wiley, 2016).After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray earned an MBA and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago where he studied under Nobel Prize Winner Eugene Fama. Next, Wes took an academic job in his wife’s hometown of Philadelphia and worked as a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in bridging the research gap between academia and industry led him to found Alpha Architect, an asset management firm that delivers affordable active exposures for tax-sensitive investors. He is a contributor to multiple industry publications and regularly speaks to professional investor groups across the country. Wes currently resides in the suburbs of Philadelphia with his wife and three children.
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