SOURCE: StockCall


July 25, 2011 09:22 ET

Analyst Research on Legg Mason Inc. and Invesco Ltd. -- Asset Management Sector Struggles With Rise of ETFs

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - Jul 25, 2011) - offers investors comprehensive research on the Asset Management industry and has completed analytical research on Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) and Invesco Ltd. (NYSE: IVZ). Register with us today at to have free access to these researches.

The growing popularity of ETFs has posed a difficult problem for the more traditional Asset Management Sector. It seems possible that a secular shift is taking place away from actively managed mutual funds and towards the macro-outperformance based model of ETFs. This has consequently resulted in major outflows in some companies' assets under management. Register now at to have free access to our reports on the Asset Management industry. is an online platform where investors doing their due-diligence on the Asset Management industry can have easy and free access to our analyst research and opinions on Legg Mason Inc. and Invesco Ltd.; all investors need to do is register for a complimentary membership at

At Legg Mason Inc. assets under management fell 1.3% to $662.5 billion in June from the previous month. Invesco Ltd. also saw net outflows, with assets under management falling 1.2% to $653.7 billion at the end of June from the month prior. Investors looking for complimentary research on Invesco Ltd. are welcome to sign up at for our new report.

With a negative organic growth rate for all of 2010 and 2011, Legg Mason has even been downgraded by the S&P to "Sell" due to its inability to compete with the ETF model. Fixed income products seem to be faring rather well, however, and some believe that the sector could be in for some improvement moving forward. Investors looking for free research on Legg Mason Inc. are welcome to sign up at for our new report.

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