Quant Observer

Analyzing the Holdings of Quant Investors

All Rankings Based on Holdings as of September 30, 2019

HIBB: Hibbett Sports

Hibbett Sports operates sporting goods stores in small and mid-sized markets predominantly in the South, Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and the Midwest. As of January 31, 2015, it operated 988 stores consisting of 969 Hibbett Sports stores and 19 smaller-format Sports Additions athletic shoe stores in 31 states.

Biogen is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and delivering worldwide therapies for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases, movement disorders, and neuromuscular disorders.

CDNS: Cadence Design Systems

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. is an American multinational electronic design automation (EDA) software and engineering services company, founded in 1988 by the merger of SDA Systems and ECAD, Inc. The company produces software, hardware and silicon structures for designing integrated circuits, systems on chips (SoCs) and printed circuit boards.

Commentary for Q3 2019:

Traditional bricks and mortar retailers continue to dominate quant holdings in Q3 2019 with Hibbett Sports, Target, Autozone, and Haverty Furniture all making the top 10 in one the our lists. Coffeehouse chain Starbucks and e-commerce platform provider eBay also appear on two of this quarter's top ten lists.