To make the cut at FMI Large Cap , a stock must go through an intensive examination.
Will this one work?
Top managers continue to find new opportunities, while taking full advantage of a rising stock market to book some gains.
Our Ultimate Stock-Pickers Index continues to beat the market even as relatively few of our top managers are outperforming the S&P 500.
Higher levels of manager investment are a good sign.
Top managers were finding new places to put money to work and adding to existing high-conviction ideas in the first quarter.
A group of top managers continue to keep looking for good investment opportunities, while taking full advantage of a rising (and potentially overvalued) market to book some gains.
These funds look good from a number of angles.
The continuing U.S. stock market rally has diminished the number and similarity of purchases across these top managers.
They provide cushions in downturns but don't come for free.