Simon Thompson 

Small-caps on solid foundations

Simon Thompson

Simon Thompson

Early this year I recommended buying shares in four small-caps with housebuilding activities: Telford Homes (TEF:465p), Urban&Civic (UANC:332p), Inland Homes (INL:68p) and Henry Boot (BOOT:304p) (‘Alpha alert for housebuilders’, 3 January 2018). Results in the past week from Urban&Civic, a property group specialising in strategic residential land developments, and London housebuilder Telford Homes suggest that their 13 per cent and 10 per cent respective share price reratings are well underpinned.

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