If You Own Nike (NKE) Stock, Should You Sell It Now?

L1 Capital International Fund released its Q3 2020 Investor Letter, a copy of which you can download here. The Fund posted a return of 5.1% for the quarter, outperforming the benchmark Index which returned 3.7% in the same quarter. You should check out L1 Capital International Fund’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, L1 Capital International Fund highlighted a few stocks and Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) is one of them. Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) is a footwear manufacturing company. In the last one year, Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) stock gained 42.8% and on January 7th it had a closing price of $144.95. Here is what L1 Capital International Fund said:

“We reduced our investment in Nike. Nike is performing extremely strongly in a challenging operating environment, gaining share and exceeding our expectations. However, the market has recognised Nike’s strong performance and after a substantial increase in the share price we consider the risk adjusted return potential only warrants a minimum position size.”

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Last month, we published an article revealing that Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) stock was one of the 10 best Dow stocks to buy now.

In Q3 2020, the number of bullish hedge fund positions on Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) stock increased by about 6% from the previous quarter (see the chart here), so a number of other hedge fund managers believe in Nike’s growth potential. Our calculations showed that Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) isn’t ranked among the 30 most popular stocks among hedge funds.

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