The popularity of liquid alternatives strategies blossomed in recent years, and with it, the number of investment vehicles claiming to be part of the asset class. But not all liquid alternatives are true hedge fund proxies, and misconceptions exist about strategy classification.
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Eagle Materials (EXP) was founded in 1963 as a building materials subsidiary of Centex Corporation. In 2004, Centex completed a tax-free distribution of its shares in EXP to its shareholders.
It’s no secret that energy and materials companies largely struggled throughout 2015. In fact, they were the worst performing sectors of the year. Weak fundamentals were driven by slowing demand, especially out of China, and oversupply as U.S. domestic crude oil production has nearly doubled during the last several years.