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Can Credit Signals Be A Canary in the Coalmine for Equity Investors?

In this special report by HedgeWeek, based on research by S&P Capital IQ, credit events are examined to see if they can impact the price of equities.

The report considers:

•    Which market leads: fixed income or equity?
•    Long-terms rating changes are impactful in three scenarios
•    The impact of a 50 basis points CDS spread on performance

The research found that rating analyst downgrades often preceded trouble in the equity price of companies. It focuses on three geographies – US, Europe and Asia – and the results were consistent across all three regions.

Read the full report here.

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