Fund Flows


In the week ended Wednesday, stock funds had net cash inflows of $1.7 billion, according to AMG Data Services. Money-market funds pulled in $7 billion. Taxable bond funds had net outflows of $411 million, but municipal-bond funds gained $42 million. Results include exchange-traded funds.


Note: We’ve looked at Fund Flow several times over the past few years: Earlier this year on January 26 (A Promising Start, But . . .) and in the   beginning of 2004: February 23 (Structural Decay) and February 26 (Reluctant Buyers on Strike at Nasdaq).

Note that at bubble peaks, fund flow gets excessive.


Cash Keeps Rolling In
Barrons, MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2005 

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AMG Data Services

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  1. Tom commented on Dec 17

    Barron’s has an article today (investor’s soapbox) in which the writer says the retail investor is returning to the market, and uses this observation as basis for predicting a 10% rise in ’06. Is it true that fund flows are increasing (and where can I check that)? And does fund flow drive the market up? Thanks.

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