Author: Simon Hedger

Chartered Engineer, SME owner and enthusiastic small cap investor. Started investing in 1998 but only seriously since 2010. UK small caps, typically sub £100m mcap, often sub £50m. Always looking for capable, trustworthy and engaging management teams. I am not an accountant or CFA and believe that understanding a few simple financial metrics is sufficient to invest well when combined with quality management. Qualitative bias and love researching. Share and Learn. Warren Buffett fan. @vodkaquickstep

2018 – My Best Year Ever
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2018 – My Best Year Ever

Simon Hedger- December 20, 2018

2018 has turned out to be my best year ever. As famed billionaire investor and philanthropist Charlie Munger once said “Develop into a lifelong self-learner ... Read More

ShareSoc – the Share(ing) Society for the Private Investor
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ShareSoc – the Share(ing) Society for the Private Investor

Simon Hedger- October 18, 2018

I can't say hand on heart if it's true, but Buddah supposedly once said "There is no wealth like knowledge, and no poverty like ignorance". Billionaire investor and ... Read More

Driver Group (DRV) – Wheels Firmly in Motion
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Driver Group (DRV) – Wheels Firmly in Motion

Simon Hedger- October 16, 2018

I’m always keen to see management keeping shareholders updated and hence the Trading Statement released today from Driver Group (DRV) was a pleasing addition to ... Read More

Qualitative Investment Checklist – The Touchy Feely Stuff
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Qualitative Investment Checklist – The Touchy Feely Stuff

Simon Hedger- October 8, 2018

The thought came to me the other day whilst discussing stocks with some investing friends that an investment ‘checklist’ is a really useful tool to ... Read More

National Milk Records (NMRP) – Bullish full year results
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National Milk Records (NMRP) – Bullish full year results

Simon Hedger- October 4, 2018

Further to Part 1 of my article on National Milk Records (NMRP), the company has today released its full year results for the year ended ... Read More

National Milk Records plc (NMRP) – “Big Data for Dairy”
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National Milk Records plc (NMRP) – “Big Data for Dairy”

Simon Hedger- September 26, 2018

It’s not often I stumble across a company that I have: 1) never heard of before, and 2) find myself wholly compelled to find out ... Read More

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