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It was not a great year for this value portfolio, with only 5 stocks in positive territory for the year.
This mix of 20 deep-value names was outperforming a couple Russell indices three months back but is trailing them now.
Fossil Group has done most of the heavy lifting among the small stocks in the portfolio, though there are other winners, too.
FOSL is up 92% since I launched this group, while HIBB is ahead 27%.
It is always important see how such value screens perform in times of market stress.
One month in, 15 out of 20 names are in positive territory, with Fossil Group soaring 39%.
The 20 companies in this portfolio could be of interest to deep-value investors.
Super Micro Computer, Essendant Inc. and Digi International all are down significantly for the year to date.
SiteOne Landscape Supply had a good quarter out of the gate.
FTC officials told a judge the 2 companies need to divest assets large enough to operate as a stand-alone.
The Federal Trade Commission has criticized Staples' proposed remedy for antitrust concerns arising from the company's plan to buy Office Depot.