S&P Mid-Cap Index


S&P MIDCAP Top 10: Value Investment Strategy

TOP 10 Value VALUEVVV GROWTHVV SAFETYVV COMBINED
1. Oshkosh (XL, US)  Farm & Heavy Machinery
1. Oshkosh (XL, US)   Farm & Heavy Machinery 98 75 44 100
2. Convergys (L, US)  Data Processing & Outsourcing
2. Convergys (L, US)   Data Processing & Outsourcing 98 6 87 94
3. leidos (XL, US)  IT Consulting & oth. Services
3. leidos (XL, US)   IT Consulting & oth. Services 98 58 28 79
4. Timken (XL, US)  Industrial Machinery
4. Timken (XL, US)   Industrial Machinery 98 50 25 83
5. Bed Bath & Beyond (XXL, US)  Homefurnishing Retail
5. Bed Bath & Beyond (XXL, US)   Homefurnishing Retail 98 1 73 73
6. Terex (XL, US)  Farm & Heavy Machinery
6. Terex (XL, US)   Farm & Heavy Machinery 98 67 12 67
7. AGCO (XL, US)  Agricultural Machinery
7. AGCO (XL, US)   Agricultural Machinery 98 50 1 25
8. Pitney Bowes (XL, US)  Office Services & Supplies
8. Pitney Bowes (XL, US)   Office Services & Supplies 98 23 5 33
9. Ryder System (XL, US)  Trucking
9. Ryder System (XL, US)   Trucking 98 16 7 24
10. Office Depot (XL, US)  Specialty Stores
10. Office Depot (XL, US)   Specialty Stores 98 1 12 12

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S&P MIDCAP Top 10: Growth Investment Strategy

TOP 10 Growth VALUEVVV GROWTHVV SAFETYVV COMBINED
1. Ashland (XL, US)   Specialty Chemicals
1. Ashland (XL, US)   Specialty Chemicals 60 100 62 100
2. Cabot (XL, US)   Commodity Chemicals
2. Cabot (XL, US)   Commodity Chemicals 39 100 67 100
3. Cognex (L, US)   Electronic Equipment
3. Cognex (L, US)   Electronic Equipment 17 100 71 60
4. SVB Financial (L, US)   Regional Banks
4. SVB Financial (L, US)   Regional Banks 1 97 66 58
5. Knight-Swift Transportation (XL, US)   Trucking
5. Knight-Swift Transportation (XL, US)   Trucking 65 95 74 95
6. Kemper (XL, US)   Multi-line Insurance
6. Kemper (XL, US)   Multi-line Insurance 12 95 11 33
7. Fortinet (L, US)   Systems Software
7. Fortinet (L, US)   Systems Software 22 92 65 83
8. Teleflex (L, US)   Health Care Equipment
8. Teleflex (L, US)   Health Care Equipment 51 92 11 62
9. Teledyne (L, US)   Aerospace & Defense
9. Teledyne (L, US)   Aerospace & Defense 1 92 20 12
10. Wellcare Health (XXL, US)   Managed Health Care
10. Wellcare Health (XXL, US)   Managed Health Care 53 90 88 95

October 26, 2018. Top 10s are published weekly by . ()


S&P MIDCAP Top 10: Safety Investment Strategy

TOP 10 Safety VALUEVVV GROWTHVV SAFETYVV COMBINED
1. Sanderson Farms (XL, US)   Packaged Foods & Meats
1. Sanderson Farms (XL, US)   Packaged Foods & Meats 91 67 100 100
2. Vishay (XL, US)   Electronic Components
2. Vishay (XL, US)   Electronic Components 49 29 100 43
3. Louisiana-Pacific (L, US)   Forest Products
3. Louisiana-Pacific (L, US)   Forest Products 32 75 95 75
4. MAXIMUS (L, US)   Data Processing & Outsourcing
4. MAXIMUS (L, US)   Data Processing & Outsourcing 51 12 94 75
5. Graham Holdings (L, US)   Education Services
5. Graham Holdings (L, US)   Education Services 88 21 93 89
6. United Therapeutics (L, US)   Biotechnology
6. United Therapeutics (L, US)   Biotechnology 76 58 92 84
7. Hollyfrontier (XXL, US)   Oil & Gas Refining
7. Hollyfrontier (XXL, US)   Oil & Gas Refining 81 87 91 100
8. IPG Photonics (L, US)   Electr. Manufacturing Services
8. IPG Photonics (L, US)   Electr. Manufacturing Services 6 88 91 62
9. Lamar Advertising (L, US)   Specialized REITs
9. Lamar Advertising (L, US)   Specialized REITs 9 33 90 30
10. SEI Investments (L, US)   Asset Management & Custody
10. SEI Investments (L, US)   Asset Management & Custody 12 25 90 25

October 26, 2018. Top 10s are published weekly by . ()


S&P MIDCAP Top 10: Combined Investment Strategy

TOP 10 Combined VALUEVVV GROWTHVV SAFETYVV COMBINED
1. Hollyfrontier (XXL, US)   Oil & Gas Refining
1. Hollyfrontier (XXL, US)   Oil & Gas Refining 81 87 91 100
2. Sanderson Farms (XL, US)   Packaged Foods & Meats
2. Sanderson Farms (XL, US)   Packaged Foods & Meats 91 67 100 100
3. Ashland (XL, US)   Specialty Chemicals
3. Ashland (XL, US)   Specialty Chemicals 60 100 62 100
4. Oshkosh (XL, US)   Farm & Heavy Machinery
4. Oshkosh (XL, US)   Farm & Heavy Machinery 98 75 44 100
5. Cabot (XL, US)   Commodity Chemicals
5. Cabot (XL, US)   Commodity Chemicals 39 100 67 100
6. ITT (L, US)   Industrial Machinery
6. ITT (L, US)   Industrial Machinery 72 33 75 100
7. Catalent (L, US)   Pharmaceuticals
7. Catalent (L, US)   Pharmaceuticals 30 86 58 100
8. Kennametal (L, US)   Industrial Machinery
8. Kennametal (L, US)   Industrial Machinery 88 60 18 100
9. Graco (L, US)   Industrial Machinery
9. Graco (L, US)   Industrial Machinery 56 67 40 100
10. Big Lots (XL, US)   General Merchandise Stores
10. Big Lots (XL, US)   General Merchandise Stores 89 55 83 97

October 26, 2018. Top 10s are published weekly by . ()

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Top 10 Stocks from the purely finance fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety in the stock index S&P Mid-Cap Index from October 26, 2018.

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