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Lemelson Capital Management Reports Preliminary FYE 2021 Results

Friday, January 14, 2022 9:05 AM

Short and long positions contribute to FYE 2021 combined[1] net returns of 56 percent. Estimated MTD January 2022 net returns over 30 percent.[2]

SHELBURNE, VT / ACCESSWIRE / January 14, 2022 / Lemelson Capital Management, LLC (LCM), today announced financial results for FYE 2021. The firm posted combined net returns of 56.05 percent for FYE 2021, comparing favorably against the benchmark S&P 500 Total Return Index,[3] which returned 28.72 percent during the same period.

As of January 13, 2022, estimated MTD net returns exceed 30 percent net of all fees and expenses.

"We concluded 2021 with a better than average rate of return and kicked off January 2022 with strong returns," said Fr. Emmanuel Lemelson, Chief Investment Officer. "Notably, Generac Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GNRC), Revolve Group, Inc. (NYSE: RVLV) and Trex Company Inc (NYSE: TREX) contributed to our returns on the short side, while Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (NYSE BRK.B) First American Financial (NYSE: FAF), and Progressive Insurance (NYSE: PGR) which we are long, performed well," Lemelson continued. "However, investors should not expect these sorts of returns in the future," Lemelson cautioned.

LCM will host an investor conference call on The Fund's FYE 2021 financial results at 10:00 a.m. EST on January 14, 2022. This call will also be available for replay for approximately two weeks after that. Register for the call here.

Contact [email protected] to request a copy of the FYE 2021 investor letter.

LCM periodically provides information for investors on its corporate website,, and its related site, This includes press releases and other information about financial performance, reports filed or furnished with the SEC, information on corporate governance, and details related to its annual meeting of shareholders.


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[1] The Spruce Peak Fund, LP launched on March 1, 2021. The results reflect a full year of returns, including those of the predecessor Axia Fund, LP which utilized the same strategy and was discontinued on February 28, 2021.

[2] Based on preliminary unaudited results. The returns are net of all fees and expenses that would be incurred by a hypothetical day-one investor. For a further explanation of how LCM calculates results, please read the disclosure above.

[3] The S&P 500 Total Return Index includes the reinvestment of dividends

SOURCE: Lemelson Capital Managemenet, LLC

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