Bargain shares: second chance

Simon Thompson

Simon Thompson
Bargain shares: second chance

It’s fair to say that the performance of my2017 Bargain Shares Portfolio has exceeded my expectations at the halfway stage. In fact, the motley crew of 10 unloved small-cap companies I recommended investing in six months ago have produced a total return of 16.9 per cent on an offer-to-bid basis and including dividends paid, handsomely outperforming the 6.7 per cent return on a FTSE All-Share tracker, the index against which I benchmark the portfolio.

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