Investment Methodologies

Ford Equity Research is able to leverage our equity research database and our extensive experience in creating equity investment strategies in the development of investable products.


Our in-depth research into the measurement and market effects of share buybacks led to the development of the share buyback methodology that is employed in the Powershares Buyback Achievers Exchange Traded Fund.

Read the research report on Ford's share buyback methodology

Learn about the Buyback Achievers ETF

Quality Value Momentum

The Quality Value Momentum Strategy balances stock selection factors to produce a portfolio that has defensive characteristics during market declines while also providing potential for equity gains during market advances. It is the basis for the Arrow Investments Quality Value Momentum Index.

Learn about the Ford Quality Value Momentum Strategy
Learn about the Arrow Quality Value Momentum Equity Factor ETF