Best performers of the year revealed with more than a few surprises


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You know the one about avoiding the commodity sector because China is done with all that construction malarkey – well it’s only gone and become the top perfuming sector for 2016, and if that surprises you read on for surprises galore. Investment trust trade body, the AIC has released details of the best performing sectors…


I’m flabbergasted that Commodities has been the best performing sector. How did that happen and why didn’t I notice it!


It just illustrates how the ugliest least in favour sectors of the stock market can quickly change from a duck to a swan. I am absolutely not invested in either Commodities or in Russia, and with my risk profile I am certainly not tempted to go anywhere near them.