FAM Funds Gracefully Sold their Position in PC Connection (CNXN)

FAM Funds, an investment management firm, published its ‘FAM Small Cap Fund’ fourth-quarter 2020 Investor Letter – a copy of which can be downloaded here. A return of 10.10% was recorded by the fund for the year end 2020, underperforming its Russell 2000 benchmark that returned 19.9%. You can view the fund’s top 5 holdings to have a peek at their top bets for 2021.

FAM Funds, in their Q4 2020 Investor Letter said that they encashed their position in PC Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNXN), and they were able to exit with gains. PC Connection, Inc. is a technology solutions provider that currently has a $1.28 billion market cap. For the past 3 months, CNXN delivered a 7.55% return and settled at $48.99 per share at the closing of January 28th.

Here is what FAM Funds has to say about PC Connection, Inc. in their investor letter:

“After a strong run, we sold long-term holding PC Connection (CNXN). CNXN, a distributor of computer equipment and software, is a solid but cyclical business. After reporting strong earnings for several quarters, the stock traded at a valuation considerably above its historical norm. Furthermore, while we consider the business and leadership above average, we thought we could do even better.”

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Last November 2020, we published an article telling that PC Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNXN) was in 4 hedge fund portfolios. Its all time high statistics is 15. CNXN delivered a -1.71% return in the past 12 months.

Our calculations show that PC Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNXN) does not belong in our list of the 30 most popular stocks among hedge funds.

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