St. Agnes Stock Portfolio

  • Catching Up With The St. Agnes Stock Portfolio (2019)

    It has been just over three years since I wrote about the hypothetical returns from the St. Agnes stock portfolio. This story featured in Peter Lynch’s early-1990s book, Beating The Street, and was basically a classic ‘buy what you know’ portfolio. The remarkable simplicity of the stock selection process is best illustrated by telling you that…

  • Catching Up With The St. Agnes Stock Portfolio

    One reason I find Peter Lynch’s books so enjoyable to read is because they have thoroughly stood the test of time. There’s nothing like diving into stuff written thirty years ago and finding that many of the principles apply just as well today as they did back then. Take the St. Agnes portfolio for example. This…