Whitbread [WTB] – 65 years on the LSE

On this day in 1948 Whitbread listed on the LSE.

The following chart plots the average monthly out-performance of the shares over the FTSE 100 Index since 1988. For example, on average Whitbread has out-performed the FTSE 100 by 1.4 percentage points in January.

Average monthly performance of Whitbread [WTB] relative to the FTSE 100 Index (1988-2013)

Observations:

  1. The strongest month for Whitbread shares relative to the market has been January (the shares have out-performed the market in this month in 17 of the last 25 years).
  2. The weakest month for Whitbread relative to the market has been November (the shares have only out-performed the market in this month in 9 of the past 25 years).

 

Whitbread is in the FTSE 350 Travel & Leisure [NMX5750] sector.

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