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Chicago, IL – May 23, 2018 - Stocks in this week’s article Ternium S.A. TX, MSA Safety Inc. MSA, Century Communities, Inc. CCS, Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. EXPD and Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation BMTC.
Dig into Driehaus Strategy with These 5 Momentum Stocks
Driehaus strategy is an investment approach developed by Richard Herman Driehaus using the "buy high and sell higher" principle. This strategy can be used by investors with high-risk appetite by investing mainly in momentum stocks. The success of this investment approach helped Driehaus secure a name in Barron’s All-Century Team.
Portfolios such as that of The American Association of Individual Investors (“AAII”) proved that the strategy has the potential to offer high returns. AAII’s portfolio, which was developed following the strategy, returned 13.5% and 18.1% in the five and 10- year time frames, respectively, compared with -1.1% and 4.2% returns for the S&P 500. Thus, investors with a high risk appetite may opt for this strategy.
A Look at Driehaus’ Strategy
After a detailed study of the Driehaus’ strategy, AAII concluded that it mainly focuses on strong earnings growth rates and impressive prospects to pick potential outperformers. While this strategy was made to provide better returns over the longer haul, companies with a strong history of beating estimates were also given importance.
“I would much rather invest in a stock that’s increasing in price and take the risk that it may begin to decline than invest in a stock that’s already in a decline and try to guess when it will turn around,” Driehaus had said in an interview.
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