The period post reporting season sees a busy schedule of face-to-face meetings between the management of listed companies and professional investors. To see what anecdotes we could uncover we reached out to three fund managers and asked them to share a few trends that caught their attention. Ben Griffiths from Eley Griffiths Group highlights the benefits of benchmarking the results delivered by a group of peer companies across an industry. He highlights the tenacity of management in two sectors that have been grappling with some powerful headwinds. Matt Haupt from Wilson Asset Management thinks there could be a storm brewing for insurers following a meeting he recently attended with the management of QBE. Finally, Tim Samway from Hyperion Asset Management explains why he is comfortable with the lofty PE of Domino's that many struggle to digest. To read their full responses click on the link below.