P.O.L.I.C.Y. Limited Sees 15.5% Share Price Increase – Benefiting From Growth Stock Outperformance

Published On: August 10, 2023Company: P. O. L. I. C. Y Limited (POLICY.mu)
What opportunity does the Company have given its exposure to growth stocks?
The Company has an opportunity to benefit from current trends where growth stocks are outperforming value stocks, providing potential for increased returns from its exposure to growth stocks.

Market Review

  • Foreign equities posted a strong second quarter, with the advance led by developed markets, notably the US.
  • Emerging markets lagged behind.
  • Enthusiam over Artificial Intelligence boosted technology stocks, driven by the performance of the “Magnificent 7”.
  • The MSCI All Country World Index gained around 6.2% in MUR terms.
  • The SEMTRI gained 2.5% during the quarter.
  • The NAV of P.O.L.I.C.Y. Limited rose 3.9%, closing quarter at Rs 5.39.
  • The share price had risen further by 15.5% to close the month of July at MUR 3.58.
  • Growth stocks are outperforming value stocks, providing opportunity for the Company given its important exposure to growth stocks.
  • The US economy continues to defy recession fears.
  • The Company is looking at products that place focus on ESG or sustainability.
  • The Company’s top holding MCB Group remains well positioned to benefit once there is a pick up in the local stock market indices.

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About P. O. L. I. C. Y Limited (POLICY.mu)

P.O.L.I.C.Y. Limited was incorporated as a public company on 15 June 1979. It is an investment company with a long-term investment strategy. It is listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius since 1992.

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