Countries

Countries with most attractive valuations (and momentum)

# Country CAPE PE P/S 26w RS
1 Russia 6.40 6.50 0.80 0.9300
2 Korea (South) 11.80 21.10 0.60 0.9600
3 Austria 11.40 10.10 0.50 0.8800
4 Czech 8.00 10.90 1.40 0.9100
5 China 14.60 11.40 1.40 0.9800
6 Portugal 15.80 20.10 0.60 0.9600
7 Poland 8.50 16.80 0.60 0.9100
8 Spain 11.30 14.90 1.10 0.8900
9 Turkey 7.30 10.40 0.60 0.8600
10 Japan 19.10 18.90 0.80 1.0100

News

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