White Papers

Sabrient/Gradient Earnings Quality Rank (EQR)
An overview of EQR, a proprietary tool that quantitatively assesses earnings quality-related risks that reflect our most current understanding of these risks
Authors: David Brown et al
February 2013

Multi-cap Insider/Analyst Quant-Weighted Index (SBRQAM)
The methodology behind the Sabrient Multi-cap Insider/Analyst Quant-Weighted Index
Authors: David Brown and Daniel Tierney
Revised January 24, 2013

An Examination of the Risks Associated with Abnormally Low Effective Tax Rates (ETRs)
Author: Nicholas Wesley Yee, CPA
May 23, 2012

Quantitative Indexing Strategies for Exchange Traded Funds
The evolution of quantitative indexes
Author: Scott Martindale
April 1, 2008

The Sabrient Insider Sentiment Index 
The methodology behind the Sabrient Insider Sentiment Index
Author: Joshua Anderson, Ph.D.
October 20, 2006