Can HSBC Help Carillion? 

Can HSBC help Carillion

The major government contractor Carillion certainly had an interesting month in July 2017 with its fortunes seeming to tank as a nosedive in share prices took over seventy percent off the market value of the giant manager of military bases, builder of roads, layer of tracks and fabricator of governmental establishments all over the UK […]

Is It Still Worth Investing In Supermarkets Shares? 

supermarket shares

Anyone asking if it was still worth investing in supermarket shares might well have given a short and pithy answer following the announcement of Morrison’s annual results in March 2017. The giant retailer announced the first full year profit since 2010, with £325 million representing a 49.8% rise since the previous year. What was the […]

Liberty Oilfield Services Inc. IPO 

Liberty Oilfield Services Inc. IPO

The Liberty Oilfield Services Inc IPO is occurring against a background of difficulties for all oilfield service providers. The base reason for all of these difficulties is what you might expect, the price of oil itself, which at the time of the IPO remained hovering around the US$50 a barrel. Volume demand remained low and […]

UK General Election – Do The Polls Explain Why It’s Happening? 

UK General Election

On the 19th of April 2017, the House of Commons voted by a majority of 522 votes to 13 to call a UK General Election to take place on the 8th of June. The size of the majority achieved is significant for several reasons. The vote more than achieved the status of a ‘super-majority’ ion […]

Elevate Credit IPO – Profitable? 

elevate credit ipo

Will the Elevate Credit IPO prove to be profitable? This is a question that will interest you if you have been following the fortunes of the online lender that specialises in providing affordable loans for the type of borrowers who are often deemed too risky by other lenders. If you were keeping an eye on […]

Analysts Turn Bullish On Amazon Share Prices 

amazon share price performance

The Amazon stock is creeping up in anticipation of the release of 2017 Q1 earnings on Thursday, which Wall Street predicts will cause a major hike in share prices The release of Amazon Inc. earnings on April 27 is undoubtedly the most highly anticipated event of the week on Wall Street. As such, the tech […]

Spotify IPO – Lack of Interest among Investors 

spotify ipo

In early months of 2017, many people were asking questions about the Spotify IPO and more specifically about the lack of interest being shown by investors. Why should this be the case? After all, Spotify is a well established and well-known provider of music streaming services which had, by the end of 2016 over a […]

Samsung Shares – Trading Tips 

samsung shares trading tips

When you are trading Samsung shares it is as well to bear in mind some examples from recent history relating to the fortunes of the company. The latter part of 2016 and the start of 2017 saw Samsung in apparently dire straits, rocked by one scandal after the next. A much-touted smartphone had to be […]

Online Trading Tips For The Full-Time Worker 

Online trading tips for the full-time worker

Trying to create an additional income through online trading can be extremely difficult if you already have a full-time job. Here are five tips to help you get started with online trading, with a view to working it around full-time employment.   Round the clock market watch isn’t necessary   Despite your best efforts, non-stop […]

Randgold – Is it the Right Time To Invest? 


Randgold Resources Limited explores and develops gold deposits in Sub-Saharan Africa. The company holds interests in the Loulo and Gounkoto mines in western Mali; Tongon mine located within the Nielle exploitation permit in the north of Côte d’Ivoire; and Kibali mine located in the Democratic Republic of Congo. As of December 31, 2013, it had […]