I allocate up to 20-25% of my portfolio to cyclical stocks when markets are extremely risk averse

Pendal Group

Pendal Group

I allocate up to 20-25% of my portfolio to cyclical stocks when markets are extremely risk averse. When investors expect tough times ahead and cyclical stocks tend to get beaten down, those stocks usually trade at very cheap multiples. I prefer to look at price-to-book valuations, as estimating book values for cyclical stocks is easier than estimating earnings. Some ask why I would invest in cyclicals in the first place rather than stick to quality long term growth businesses? (VIEW LINK)


Pendal Group
Pendal Group
Pendal Group

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