Michael Batnick looks at why value indexes have performed poorly over the last decade and finds a simple explanation, essentially it’s an allocation issue.
Value has 23% more exposure to financials and 29% less exposure to tech. This is the primary driver of the gap in performance over the last ten years. Over this time, tech stocks have gained 255% while financials have gained just 61%!
via What’s Wrong With Value? at The Irrelevant Investor