Bellway [BWY] – 35 years on the LSE

On this day in 1979 Bellway listed on the LSE.

Monthly seasonality of Bellway

The following chart plots the average monthly out-performance of the shares over the FTSE 100 Index since 1988. For example, on average Bellway has out-performed the FTSE 100 by 5.2 percentage points in February.
Average monthly performance of Bellway [BWY] relative to the FTSE 100 Index (1988-2013)

Observations:

  1. The strongest month for Bellway shares relative to the market has been February (the shares have out-performed the market in this month in 20 of the last 24 years).
  2. The weakest month for Bellway relative to the market has been June (the shares have only out-performed the market in this month in 8 of the past 26 years).

Bellway is in the FTSE 350 Household Goods & Home Construction [NMX3720] sector.

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