Mr. Richard Rush is a Vice President at PNC. He has over 24 years of financial services experience including serving as managing director at Wi Trust; divisional director at Alliance Bernstein; portfolio manager and director of research at Fox Asset Management; and national director of institutional consulting at Prudential Securities. Richard currently serves a Investment Advisor at PNC Wealth Management. He is an invited contributor at The Business Thinker, llc.
Leadership does change. Whether it’s in a car race, in a classroom or even in a country — whoever or whatever leads — eventually changes. That’s history.
In this context, it is easy to understand then, that changes or shifts occur in all things. By virtue of this certainty, and the ability to exploit that change, does it not warrant some important considerations in investing behaviors as well? For example, the premise that there aresignificant and sustained leadership changes in the stock market’s three primary equity capitalization groups called: Large, Medium and Small Capitalization stocks, is a given. That’s also history. Each capitalization group has led the market, and each has trailed the market, in sustained fashion but always in random rotation. Clearly, fertile territory exists within which to exploit this certain but random change. Continue reading