The Top Workplaces Fund was up 12.6% in 2012
We’ve been enjoying tracking the progress of our Top Workplaces Fund over the last few years. The good news is that it continues to perform well.
Review of 2012
The fund raced out of the blocks at the start of 2012, was quiet over the summer and then had a strong end of year. Overall it was 12.6% higher than it started – matching the progress of the S&P 500 index.
There were a couple of stand-out companies:
- Cirrus Logic (CRUS) – Up 83%
A supplier of high-precision analog and digital signal processing components.
Cirrus Logic Top Workplaces Profile
- Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (VRTS) – Up 59%
A diversified investment management company.
Virtus Investment Partners Top Workplaces profile
Start of 2013
The fund has enjoyed a good start to the year – up 6.3% versus 5.3% for the S&P500 index.
There has been a stellar performance from one company in particular:
- United Community Bancorp – Up 62%
A local community bank serving southeastern Indiana
United Community Bancorp Top Workplaces profile
We look forward to seeing how our fund of healthy companies continues to perform over the rest of 2013!