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Chris Watt

Chris Watt

About Chris Watt

As manager of the Jupiter Responsible Income Fund, Chris Watt takes a bottom-up approach to investing and focuses on traditional valuation metrics, such as price to earnings ratio, dividend yield and FCF yield, combined with analysis of balance sheet strength. The fund has a large-mid cap focus. Chris invests in his own strategies and changes them according to the global economic environment. He joined Jupiter Asset Management in 2000 and holds an MSc Cert in Investment & Finance from Aberdeen University.

Invests in own strategies

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Equities Investment Style

  • Value

Education

  • Aberdeen University
  • BSc Geography
  • MSc Cert in Investment & Finance

Citywire Rating: AAA rated

2009

  • JNot rated in Jul 2009
  • ANot rated in Aug 2009
  • SNot rated in Sep 2009
  • ONot rated in Oct 2009
  • NNot rated in Nov 2009
  • DNot rated in Dec 2009

2010

  • JNot rated in Jan 2010
  • FNot rated in Feb 2010
  • MNot rated in Mar 2010
  • ANot rated in Apr 2010
  • MNot rated in May 2010
  • JNot rated in Jun 2010
  • JNot rated in Jul 2010
  • ANot rated in Aug 2010
  • SNot rated in Sep 2010
  • ONot rated in Oct 2010
  • NNot rated in Nov 2010
  • DNot rated in Dec 2010

2011

  • JNot rated in Jan 2011
  • FNot rated in Feb 2011
  • MNot rated in Mar 2011
  • ANot rated in Apr 2011
  • MNot rated in May 2011
  • JNot rated in Jun 2011
  • JNot rated in Jul 2011
  • ANot rated in Aug 2011
  • SNot rated in Sep 2011
  • ONot rated in Oct 2011
  • NNot rated in Nov 2011
  • DNot rated in Dec 2011

2012

  • JNot rated in Jan 2012
  • FNot rated in Feb 2012
  • MNot rated in Mar 2012
  • ANot rated in Apr 2012
  • MNot rated in May 2012
  • JNot rated in Jun 2012
  • JNot rated in Jul 2012
  • ANot rated in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NRated A in Nov 2012
  • DRated A in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated AA in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MRated AA in Mar 2013
  • ARated AA in Apr 2013
  • MRated A in May 2013
  • JRated A in Jun 2013
  • JRated A in Jul 2013
  • ARated AA in Aug 2013
  • SRated AAA in Sep 2013
  • ORated AAA in Oct 2013
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2013
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2014
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2014
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2014
  • MRated AAA in May 2014
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2014
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2014
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2014

Performance

over : 30/04/2014 - 31/07/2014
Manager Return
67 Matthew Hudson -1.2%
68 Chris Watt -1.2%
68 Jonathan Barber -1.2%
70 Ben Whitmore -1.2%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/07/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -1.7% -1.7% -0.2% 0.2%
2013 29.2% 10.9% 1.2% 6.2% 8.3%
2012 17.4% 7.3% -1.3% 6.2% 4.3%
2011 -3.2% 0.9% 0.9% -11.4% 7.3%
2010 18.7% 5.3% -5.5% 10.9% 7.5%
2009 14.1% 12.3% 1.6%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP)..
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