Winter Portfolio

Two winter portfolios post market-beating gains

Whether by coincidence or design, a strange stock market winter quirk exists. Over the last 24 years, data from the UK Stock Market Almanac suggests that winter investing has a stronger performance track record than any other time of the year.

Now we are at the half way point in the winter cycle and we're starting to see more daylight creep into those cold winter months. 

Consistent Winter Portfolio shines during volatile times

What a stinker 2018 proved to be. After making a number of record highs during the first half of the year, stocks turned tail late summer and conspired to deliver the fourth quarter from hell. The new calendar year has started brightly for interactive investor's pair of winter portfolios, but that won't be reflected in December's ghastly figures.