Tag Archives: GOL

Pair trade: Long COPA and short GOL is still working

While many investors are loth to invest in airline equities, by employing a pair trade, investors can mitigate some of the inherent risk associated with aviation companies. Like in any other sector, it’s always a good idea to be long a thriving company and short a struggling one when creating a pair trade.

Airlines Latin America Stocks

What is the Bovespa index?

The Bovespa Index is the flagship index of the Brazilian stock exchange, known by its acronym, BM&FBOVESPA. The index includes 68 of the 370 companies listed on the exchange, which represent roughly 70% of the exchange’s total capitalization and 80% of its trades. The Bovespa is calculated in reference to prices on February 1, 1968.

Basics Brazil Latin America Markets