On this day in 1951 Smith & Nephew 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 Smith & Nephew has out-performed the FTSE 100 by 2.4 percentage points in June.
- The strongest month for Smith & Nephew shares relative to the market has been June (the shares have out-performed the market in this month in 16 of the last 25 years).
- The weakest month for Smith & Nephew relative to the market has been August (the shares have only out-performed the market in this month in 9 of the past 25 years).
Smith & Nephew is in the FTSE 350 Health Care Equipment & Services [NMX4530] sector.