Fact sheet: Aurora Investment Trust plc

Fund information

Fund name
Aurora Investment Trust plc
Fund company manager
Phoenix Asset Management
Fund type
ITR
Fund manager(s)
Gary Channon
since 28/01/2016
Fund objective
We seek to achieve long-term returns by investing in UK-listed equities using a value-based philosophy inspired by the teachings of Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger, Benjamin Graham and Phillip Fisher. Our approach, combined with thorough research, invests in high quality businesses run by honest and competent management purchased at prices that, even with low expectations, will deliver excellent returns.
Benchmark
FTSE All Share
Investment style
-
Investment method
Shares

Performance snapshot

Sector
Fund
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Fund

Quick stats

1 Year return

10.44 %

1 Year rank in sector

8/15

Sector

IT UK All Companies

Yield

0.9901

Fund size

£ 93.8 m

FE Risk score

70

NAV

199.28

Discount/Premium

+1.3649

Gearing

100

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • UK
    96.6%
  • Money Market
    3.4%
  • UK Equities
    96.6%
  • Money Market
    3.4%

Performance vs. Sector

Sector
Fund
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Fund
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Fund

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund-4.27 %0 %10.44 %42.71 %44.08 %
Sector-5.11 %2.36 %8.02 %26.59 %53.93 %
Rank within sector5 / 1512 / 158 / 155 / 149 / 13
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Calendar performance

YTD-20182017201620152014
Fund-2.88 %21.18 %11.9 %6.92 %-8.55 %
Sector-2.51 %17.48 %3.81 %9.09 %-1.69 %
Rank within sector8 / 157 / 154 / 158 / 1410 / 13
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Risk statistics

Alpha7.77
Beta0.59
Sharpe1.12
Volatility9.24
Tracking error8.24
Information ratio0.43
R-Squared0.38

Price movement

52 week high212
52 week low184.875
Current bid price200
Current offer price204
Current mid price202

Holdings by region

  • 96.6% UK
  • 3.4% Money Market

Holdings by sector

-

Holdings by asset type

  • 96.6% UK Equities
  • 3.4% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 11.19% LLOYDS BANKING GROUP PLC
  • 10.21% TESCO
  • 9.39% BELLWAY
  • 8.62% SPORTS DIRECT INTL PLC
  • 8.32% GLAXOSMITHKLINE
  • 7.62% RANDALL & QUILTER INVT HLDGS LTD
  • 6.23% VESUVIUS PLC
  • 6.06% REDROW
  • 4.85% MORRISON(WM.)SUPERMARKETS
  • 4.7% HORNBY PLC