The Horton Fund is an investment firm making concentrated investments in high growth small and micro-capitalization public companies. The Fund seeks to generate market superior performance by identifying value creation opportunities and working with management to enhance growth and ultimately shareholder returns. Horton’s proprietary stock selection process is based on intensive fundamental due diligence sifted through the Principals’ extensive experience in certain industries. Through its high-touch partnership approach with management, the Fund seeks to accelerate and optimize alpha generation over the long term.
The Horton Fund’s investment strategy is driven by fundamental analysis of companies with strong management teams, quality products/services, solid growth prospects and high profitability potential; yet are undervalued and under-appreciated by the investment community. The Horton Fund seeks to assist these businesses and provide the resources (i.e., both the capital and the support) to management in executing the actions that enhance value.
The principals, Joe Manko, Jr., Mike Howe and Dave Achey, form a team of experienced investment professionals with complementary skill sets. Collectively, this team represents a total of over 55 years of practical experience in the investment business and a robust network which has proved extremely helpful to prior and current partner companies.