Wasatch Core Growth Fund recently released its Q3 2020 Investor Letter, a copy of which you can download here. The fund posted a return of 6.61% for the quarter, outperforming its benchmark, the Russell 2000 Index which returned 4.93% in the same quarter. You should check out Wasatch’s top 5 stock picks for investors to buy right now, which could be the biggest winners of 2021.
In the Q3 2020 Investor Letter, Wasatch highlighted a few stocks and DocuSign Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU) is one of them. DocuSign Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU) provides electronic signature solutions. Year-to-date, DocuSign Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU) stock gained 239.5% and on December 22nd it had a closing price of $251.60. Here is what Wasatch said:
“We recently liquidated our shares of DocuSign, Inc. (DOCU), which offers e-signature software that enables businesses and individuals to digitally prepare and execute agreements. Utilization of the software spiked during the pandemic and the stock was an excellent performer, propelling the company’s market capitalization to over $40 billion. While we still like the company, the valuation set a higher bar for the future. With the proceeds of our DocuSign sale, we rotated into what we viewed as more reasonably priced names.”
In Q3 2020, the number of bullish hedge fund positions on DocuSign Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU) stock increased by about 9% from the previous quarter (see the chart here), so a number of other hedge fund managers believe in DocuSign’s growth potential. Our calculations showed that DocuSign Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU) isn’t ranked among the 30 most popular stocks among hedge funds.
The top 10 stocks among hedge funds returned 216% since the end of 2014 and outperformed the S&P 500 Index ETFs by more than 121 percentage points. We know it sounds unbelievable. You have been dismissing our articles about top hedge fund stocks mostly because you were fed biased information by other media outlets about hedge funds’ poor performance. You could have doubled the size of your nest egg by investing in the top hedge fund stocks instead of dumb S&P 500 ETFs. Below you can watch our video about the top 5 hedge fund stocks right now. All of these stocks had positive returns in 2020.
Video: Top 5 Stocks Among Hedge Funds
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