The return of value

One of the anomalies of the equity market over the past few years is that value stocks have underperformed growth. For the best part of the last century, buying stocks that were cheap was the best way to make gains.…

The return of value

Fund managers have pointed to a “value bounce” in September, with more value-oriented stocks returning to favour. And they see the trend continuing. Reece Birtles, the chief investment officer of fund manager Martin Currie Australia, says value stocks are more…