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Weekly market summary (as of 1/10/14)

January 13, 2014

…Index companies with lower price-to-book ratios and lower forecasted growth values. The MSCI EAFE Index is a capitalization-weighted index that tracks the total return of common stocks in 21 developed-market countries within Europe, Australia and the Far East. The MSCI EM Index is a free float-adjusted market capitalization index that is designed to measure equity market performance in the global emerging markets….

Weekly market summary – 1/24/14

Columbia Management, Investment Team | January 27, 2014

…Index companies with lower price-to-book ratios and lower forecasted growth values. The MSCI EAFE Index is a capitalization-weighted index that tracks the total return of common stocks in 21 developed-market countries within Europe, Australia and the Far East. The MSCI EM Index is a free float-adjusted market capitalization index that is designed to measure equity market performance in the global emerging markets.  …

Weekly market summary (1/31/14)

Columbia Management, Investment Team | February 3, 2014

…Index companies with lower price-to-book ratios and lower forecasted growth values. The MSCI EAFE Index is a capitalization-weighted index that tracks the total return of common stocks in 21 developed-market countries within Europe, Australia and the Far East. The MSCI EM Index is a free float-adjusted market capitalization index that is designed to measure equity market performance in the global emerging markets.  …

The importance of taking a long-term perspective

Jeffrey Knight, CFA, Global Head of Investment Solutions and Asset Allocation | February 3, 2014

…0 Index tracks the performance of 500 widely held, large-capitalization U.S. stocks. The MSCI EAFE Index is a capitalization-weighted index that tracks the total return of common stocks in 21 developed-market countries within Europe, Australia and the Far East. The MSCI EM Index is a free float-adjusted market capitalization index that is designed to measure equity market performance in the global emerging markets. The Russell 2000 Index measures…