Dfa International Small Fund Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation

DISVX Fund  USD 21.01  0.11  0.53%   
Assuming the 90 days horizon and your above-average risk tolerance, our recommendation regarding Dfa International Small is 'Strong Sell'. Macroaxis provides Dfa International buy-hold-or-sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding DISVX positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of Dfa International's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site. Key drivers impacting Osisko Gold Ro's buy or sell advice are summarized below:
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Hype Value
Market Value
Naive Value
A buy or sell recommendation provided by Macroaxis is an automated directive regarding whether to purchase or sell Dfa International Small given historical horizon and risk tolerance towards Dfa International. When Macroaxis issues a 'buy' or 'sell' recommendation for Dfa International Small, the advice is generated through an automated system that utilizes algorithms and statistical models.
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In addition, we conduct extensive research on individual funds such as Dfa and provide practical buy, sell, or hold recommendation based on investors' investing horizon and their risk tolerance towards Dfa International Small. Also, note that the market value of any Mutual Fund could be tightly coupled with the direction of predictive economic indicators such as signals in real.

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Strong Sell

Market Performance



Very steadyDetails

Hype Condition


Current Valuation


Odds Of Distress

Below AverageDetails

Economic Sensitivity

Moves indifferently to market movesDetails

Analyst Consensus

Not AvailableDetails
For the selected time horizon Dfa International Small has a Mean Deviation of 0.6274, Semi Deviation of 0.8236, Standard Deviation of 0.8113, Variance of 0.6582, Downside Variance of 0.8404 and Semi Variance of 0.6784
Our investment recommendation module complements current analysts and expert consensus on Dfa International. It analyzes the entity potential to grow using all fundamental, technical, and market related data available at the time. Use Dfa International Small price to earning, year to date return, as well as the relationship between the Year To Date Return and last dividend paid to ensure your buy or sell decision on Dfa International Small is adequate.

Dfa International Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

The fund retains 98.86% of its assets under management (AUM) in equities

Dfa International Returns Distribution Density

The distribution of Dfa International's historical returns is an attempt to chart the uncertainty of Dfa International's future price movements. The chart of the probability distribution of Dfa International stock daily returns describes the distribution of returns around its average expected value. We use Dfa International Small price's Value At Risk and its Upside Potential as a relative measure of the distribution. The graph of the distribution of Dfa International returns is essential to provide solid investment advice for Dfa International.
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Value At Risk
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Investment risk management requires an estimate of the probability of extreme price changes. Therefore, the correct representation of the distribution of Dfa International historical returns presented in an easy-to-digest graphical form helps investors and money managers understand the risk-reward trade-off of different investement strategies.

Dfa International Greeks

Most traded equities are subject to two types of risk - systematic (i.e., market) and unsystematic (i.e., nonmarket or company-specific) risk. Unsystematic risk is the risk that events specific to Dfa International or Dimensional Fund Advisors sector will adversely affect the stock's price. This type of risk can be diversified away by owning several different stocks in different industries whose stock prices have shown a small correlation to each other. On the other hand, systematic risk is the risk that Dfa International's price will be affected by overall mutual fund market movements and cannot be diversified away. So, no matter how many positions you have, you cannot eliminate market risk. However, you can measure a Dfa fund's historical response to market movements and buy it if you are comfortable with its volatility direction. Beta and standard deviation are two commonly used measures to help you make the right decision.
Alpha over NYSE Composite
Beta against NYSE Composite-0.12
Overall volatility
Information ratio -0.12

Dfa International Volatility Alert

Dfa International Small has low volatility with Treynor Ratio of -0.48, Maximum Drawdown of 3.65 and kurtosis of 0.12. However, we advice all investors to further analyze Dfa International Small to make certain all market information is desiminated and is consistent with the current expectations about Dfa International upside potential. Understanding different market volatility trends often help investors to time the market. Properly using volatility indicators enable traders to measure Dfa International's mutual fund risk against market volatility during both bullish and bearish trends. The higher level of volatility that comes with bear markets can directly impact Dfa International's mutual fund price while adding stress to investors as they watch their shares' value plummet. This usually forces investors to rebalance their portfolios by buying different stocks as prices fall.

Dfa International Fundamentals Vs Peers

Comparing Dfa International's fundamentals to the average values of its peers is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It helps to analyze Dfa International's direct or indirect competition across all of the common fundamentals between Dfa International and the related equities. This way, we can detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics as Dfa International or determine the mutual funds which would be an excellent addition to an existing portfolio. Peer analysis of Dfa International's fundamental indicators could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Dfa International by comparing valuation metrics with those of similar companies.
 Better Than Average     
 Worse Than Average Compare Dfa International to competition
FundamentalsDfa InternationalPeer Average
Price To Earning11.96 X6.53 X
Price To Book0.84 X0.74 X
Price To Sales0.51 X0.61 X
Annual Yield0.04 %0.29 %
Year To Date Return17.58 %0.39 %
One Year Return8.27 %4.15 %
Three Year Return4.41 %3.60 %
Five Year Return6.36 %3.24 %
Ten Year Return5.33 %1.79 %
Net Asset15.43 B4.11 B
Last Dividend Paid0.050.65
Cash Position Weight1.06 %10.61 %
Equity Positions Weight98.86 %63.90 %

Dfa International Market Momentum

Traders often use several daily momentume indicators to supplement a more traditional technical analysis when analyzing securities such as Dfa . With many different options, investors must choose the best indicators for them and familiarize themselves with how they work. We suggest combining traditional momentum indicators with more near-term forms of technical analysis such as Accumulation Distribution or Daily Balance Of Power. With their quantitative nature, daily value technical indicators can also be incorporated into your automated trading systems.

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Please note, there is a significant difference between Dfa International's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine if Dfa International is a good investment by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Dfa International's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.