A Long-Short Equity Fund That's on Our Radar
Prudential QMA Long-Short Equity covers a wide spectrum of stocks with tactically adjusted beta exposure.
Gretchen Rupp: One fund we're watching is Prudential QMA Long-Short Equity. The fund's track record since May 2014 is relatively short, but the team's quantitative model has been used to successfully short stocks since 2006.
QMA is an independent subsidiary of Prudential, and its strategies hold more than $100 billion in quantitatively managed assets, including index funds. The firm has more than 50 professionals with about 20 Ph.D.s.
Gretchen Rupp does not own (actual or beneficial) shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.