Momentum surges again

2017 was another good year for momentum investing. My no-thought momentum portfolio (which comprises the 20 best-performing shares in the previous 12 months, rebalanced every quarter) gained 34.1 per cent in the year. It did better than all but one fund in Trustnet’s database of all companies unit trusts: Elite Webb Capital Smaller Companies Income and Growth (GB00B63JD951).

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