Long Term GARP

Managed by Y H & C Investments

2.1% Last 30 days 0.1% Last 90 days 6.4% Last 365 days 0.23 Sharpe Ratio -18.3% Max Drawdown

Long Term GARP

Managed by Y H & C Investments

2.1% Last 30 days 0.1% Last 90 days 6.4% Last 365 days 0.23 Sharpe Ratio -18.30 Max Drawdown
Risk score
Strategy Stocks
AUM fee 1.50%
• Investment minimum: $10,000
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GARP stands for Growth at a Reasonable Price. My Long Term GARP portfolio attempts to buy companies with sustainable, growing businesses that I believe have potential to appreciate in value over multiple years.


Research includes an analysis of a company's competitive positioning, a review of past, present and future operations, a and a look at a company' s financial situation including cash levels, debt and contingent liabilities. It also includes a review of earnings quality, the way the company is governed, and extensive look at valuations. I also review annual reports, regulatory filings, insider trades and recent company news.


Investments are chosen based on my measures of balance sheet and management quality, and my assessment of a company’s long-term growth potential. I consider my investment style to be mainly GARP (Growth at a Reasonable Price). I look for businesses that can grow for long periods of time, but that are still available at attractive prices. My approach to building wealth is to find great companies that have strategic competitive advantages and to own them as they grow larger.

Allocation discipline

I want to concentrate capital in companies that have attractive businesses and positive long-term growth prospects. I attempt to build large positions in those companies when they become available at what I believe are attractive prices. As a result, the portfolio is typically concentrated in a few positions that I believe fit my strategy.

Sell discipline

I believe great businesses are meant to be owned for many years, and in some cases decades. I only want to sell the companies in this portfolio if there is a fundamentally negative change in the business, or if buyers are more than fairly compensating current stock owners for their share of the equity.


Major world events could cause me to make exceptions to my investing philosophy with regard to certain holdings.

All performance information on this page is based on the performance of the Portfolio Manager’s account. Client performance may differ. This information was calculated on June 14, 2019.

Daily returns
S&P 500 ETF
Manager (net of fees)
Last 30 days 2.1% 1.5%
Last 90 days 0.1% 2.8%
Last 365 Days 6.4% 5.8%
Since inception (Annualized) 14.5% 14.7%
2019 (YTD) 17.0% 16.3%
2018 0.2% -4.6%
2017 22.6% 21.7%
2016 4.2% 12.0%
2015 -4.4% 1.2%
2014 5.2% 13.5%
2013 41.8% 32.2%
2012 27.1% 16.1%
Risk metrics (last 365 days)
S&P 500 ETF
Manager (net of fees)
Volatility 18.3% 15.4%
Sharpe Ratio 0.23 0.23
Sortino Ratio 0.32 0.30
Maximum Drawdown -18.3% -19.4%
Value-at-risk (95%, 1 week) -4.2% -3.6%
Additional metrics (last 365 days)
vs. S&P 500 ETF
Information Ratio 0.1%
Alpha 0.91
Beta 1.03
R-Squared 0.7%
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About Y H & C Investments

Y H & C Investments is a registered investment adviser based in Nevada. Yale Bock founded the firm after 15 years of experience as an individual investor. Yale also manages the secured lending operations of a family-owned business.

Investment process

At Y H & C, we believe in extensively researching individual investment opportunities before allocating capital. Our research-driven approach is based on a bottom-up fundamental analysis of every potential investment. Our process incorporates quantitative measures of market value and operating performance, as well as qualitative factors such as competitive positioning, strength of management and corporate governance.

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