A Great Opportunity or a Doomed Stock?

THE WEEK: Morningstar columnist Rodney Hobson muses on missed opportunities, investment philosophies and the stocks that got away

Rodney Hobson 23 November, 2018 | 1:13PM

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Every investor should keep an open mind. Today’s success stories can soon become tomorrow’s failures and vice versa, particularly in this fast-changing world.

As one who invests according to gut instinct as well as fundamental data, I find it easy to get fixed ideas about companies and sectors, and hard to change my mind. While it means I don’t chop and change in haste, it can result in missing great opportunities.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Domino's Pizza Group PLC341.80 GBX-1.10
easyJet PLC539.60 GBX-9.19
Greggs PLC1,211.00 GBX-4.12
Johnson Matthey PLC2,489.00 GBX-4.34
Kingfisher PLC270.30 GBX-2.87
Ryanair Holdings PLC12.08 EUR-3.94
Sainsbury (J) PLC195.00 GBX2.01

About Author

Rodney Hobson

Rodney Hobson  is a columnist for Morningstar.co.uk and author of several investing books, including The Dividend Investor and How to Build a Share Portfolio.

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