Will bitcoin go further

Will Bitcoin Go Further?

Towards the end of 2017, many people were asking the question that is posed in the title of this article: ‘Will bitcoin go further?’ It seemed, taking all the events of the previous year into account, that the answer must be a resounding ‘Yes’. After all, 2017 had seen bitcoin increase from $1,000 to $10,000. Such a dramatic increase was… Read more →

Hansteen Holdings shares

Hansteen Holdings Shares – Investing Ideas

If are interested in Hansteen holding shares then the first thing you need know is that the company is a European industrial REIT that specialized in making investments in high yield properties with low operating costs and opportunity for value improvement. However, if you are new to this subject you might very reasonably wonder about the initialism. What is a… Read more →

My top 5 stocks

My Top 5 Stocks

What follows in this article is a short introduction to my top five stocks. Remember though just how personal a thing your portfolio is; just because these stocks suit me does not mean they will suit you! In fact, if you do your own research and come up with your own top five items, then do not be surprised if… Read more →

Apple Shares Perils and pitfalls

Apple Shares: Perils and Pitfalls

In September 2017, Apple shares presented an intriguing prospect to those who were involved following the fortunes of the giant company. Apple was, at that time, enjoying a period of earnings growth on the back of the ever-burgeoning sales of its world-leading products. This has led to many things; dividends for its shareholders, the acquisition of a veritable hoard of… Read more →

John Wood Group shares

John Wood Group Shares – Trading Tips

In June of 2017, John Wood Group shares fell by more than 2% after the Aberdeen based oil and gas Exploration Company released a trading update that was described by some observers as ‘downbeat’. This was not surprising taking both the general and specific circumstances into account. In the more general field, the price of crude oil remained volatile, this… Read more →

should I sell my Carillion shares

Should I Sell My Carillion Shares?

During a three-day period in July 2017, many observers would have answered the question posed in the title of this article with a resounding and hearty ‘Yes.’ During that short space of time, 70% was cut from the value of the giant UK government contractor. At the end of the three days of mayhem, Carillion shares were trading at 59p… Read more →

Aberdeen Asset Management shares

Aberdeen Asset Management shares – Buy or Sell?

When Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management, two leading Scottish fund managers, announced their intention to merge in March 2017, the result was a jump in Standard Life prices by 9%. So far, so good for Standard Life shareholders, but what about their counterparts from the other business in the equation? What effect would the merger have on Aberdeen Asset… Read more →

Zymeworks IPO

Zymeworks IPO – Risk Free?

In contrast to the predictions being garnered by another pharmaceutical, therapeutic and biotech companies in 2017, the Zymeworks IPO was greeted with considerable anticipation and many observers and analysts were recommending that their customers and readers seriously consider investing in the Vancouver-based biopharmaceutical company’s initial public offering. The IPO aimed to sell 4.5 million shares in the company at prices… Read more →

Scottish Referendum Rumours Cause Pound Dip

Scottish Referendum Rumors Cause Pound Dip

It will come as no surprise, but it has been reported that PM May remains staunchly against a yet another Scottish independence referendum taking place. Speaking to reporters in London, a rep of the PM openly stated; “Should another referendum regarding Scottish Independence be muted? Our straight forward answer to that is a concise ‘No’.” A statement – which addressed… Read more →