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Large caps are all about levels (as shown by Next, Diageo and Johnson Matthey today)

By Chris Bailey | Thursday 19 September 2019

Disclosure: I own shares in one or more of the stocks mentioned. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

Elephants cannot gallop but that does not mean larger cap shares are uninteresting, because institutional investor types can get overly excited (or rudely underwhelmed) about shares almost just as easy as bulletin board types can do crazy things around smaller cap shares. With large caps it is about spotting big themes, looking carefully at the numbers and setting your levels. With this mindset you can find plenty of double digit plus total return opportunities – which is way better than money in the bank earning you the square root of nothing. Three cases in point today…

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