Within the market, we are witnessing an increase in the dispersion of returns produced by individual securities - something which poses opportunities as well as threats for investors.
Stock level dispersion can be monetised on both the upside (through long positions) and downside (through short sales). With regard to the latter, the 'casual dining' space is looking unappealing. Problems...
Considering adding Income Focus fund
Industry Voice: Two decades of experience have shown us that deploying an ESG focus is entirely complementary to long-term performance goals.
Russ Mould, investment director at AJ Bell, looks at four contributors to the upward march of the FTSE 100.
Next stage of development
Poor practice highlighted