Daily Archives: October 15, 2019


Another Good Stock Leaves The Portfolio! Sophos Takeover

When the news of a takeover hits the headlined, most investors will jump with joy and glee the fact that they will receive a decent lump of cash to part with their shareholding in that company. In fact, ask the majority of investors and they will tell you they love takeovers at a premium. Yet those who have read my site over the years will tell you that I hate a takeover. This is what I wrote last year when one of the best companies on the FTSE and a portfolio holding of mine got taken over:   “Many investors don’t share my view. They would rather have companies in […]