I know that this headline for UK shares can sound contradictory when the broad indexes are falling.
In February, it was clear that the stock market rally had all but stalled. The FTSE all-share and FTSE 100 indexes, on average, were lower in February compared to the month before. The FTSE 250 fared better, but the party is slowing down for it too.
But what is true for the overall index is not true for all UK shares.
Consider Card Factory
A case in point is Card Factory (CARD), the greeting card and gifts retailer, whose share price is up 20% as I write. I wrote about it last week. But the latest increase is so big, this UK share had to be mentioned again. This is particularly so because I think it shows the potential for UK shares of retail companies for 2021.
Retail has suffered during the … Read more