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UK mid caps with reasonably priced prospects

Our screen targets fairly valued shares with expected earnings growth
UK mid caps with reasonably priced prospects


  • Mid caps offer more fairly valued growth choice than blue chips
  • Some sectors intuitively feel like more of a leap of faith

With the economic outlook turning sour around the world, analysts are having a tough time predicting growth for company earnings. It’s even harder to find growth at a reasonable price. The companies highlighted by our screen this month are from a selection of industries that are not guaranteed to perform well in a recessionary environment, but they reflect the strange set of circumstances we find ourselves in. 

Our UK large-cap screen sees packaging company Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG) pass 9/9 tests, but others are struggling to offer a blend of growth and value. The only other company to pass at least seven tests is Hikma Pharmaceuticals (HIK). 

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