January 2017 Wine Investment Report
December month was positive for both Bordeaux and other regions of the wine market. December is normally a slower month due to fewer trading days for the holiday season, nevertheless the numbers still proved a positive outcome for the period.
Bordeaux wines showed an increase of 0.72% in January versus December and an increase of 0.32% for Rhone Valley and Champagne.
The start of the year could prove to be fruitful for fine wine investment as global markets hold on in uncertain times due to a general economic global slowdown. U.S markets remain optimistic and China is bullish on their outlook for 2017. The wine market is showing good signals that it is in full recovery from its previous downturn.
35% of the wines valued showed a positive return, while 31% showed a negative and 34% remained the same. 81% are made up of Bordeaux while 19% are made up of Champagne and Rhone Valley.
The overall gain for ALL the wines valued this month was an increase of 0.69% – See below those winners and losers for January versus December.
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Appended below are the five top gainers and five bottom movers based on our wine valuations for the month of January compared against December. Prices are taken from over 100 wines, which we are tracking and evaluating on a monthly basis. These wines are inclusive of all our recommendations over the last fifteen years.
The prices will be evaluated every month and will be reflected in your online portfolio. Please log on to our website to review any changes in your wine portfolio which do not appear in the list below or contact your broker, for an update of your portfolio.
|Wine and Vintage||Bid Price||Ask Price||Gain %||Last Mths Bid|
|Lafite Rothschild 1989 Full Case||5700||6300||16%||UP||4916|
|Haut Brion 1998 Full Case||3753||4148||10%||UP||3420|
|Leoville Barton 2000 Full Case||1089||1203||9%||UP||998|
|Dom Perignon Brut Champagne 2003 Full Case||1140||1260||9%||UP||1045|
|Ace of Spades NV Rose Full Case||2850||3150||7%||UP||2657|
|Wine and Vintage||Bid Price||Ask Price||Loss %||Last Mths Bid|
|Haut Brion 2001 Full Case||3135||3465||-6%||DOWN||3325|
|Margaux 2002 Full Case||3135||3465||-6%||DOWN||3325|
|Ausone 2007 Full Case||3420||3780||-5%||DOWN||3591|
|Pichon Longueville Baron 2009 Full Case||1169||1292||-4%||DOWN||1216|
|Dom Perignon ROSE Champagne 2002 Full Case||2508||2772||-4%||DOWN||2622|