Penny Stocks & Small Caps!

Small-Caps: A Tale of Two Subsectors

As a whole, small caps have generally performed well over the last several years, although performance has been down of late due to market volatility. However, a clearer picture of the capitalisation-defined sector emerges when we look at the resources and industrials subsectors. Paul Biddle of small-cap boutique specialist Celeste Funds Management describes the performance…

PENNY STOCKS: 6 Recent Coal IPOs

Precious metal explorers dominated the float market in the past three years as companies took advantage of a higher gold price to raise capital. Coal explorers had less fanfare. Yet a group of six coal initial public offerings – one of the best-performed segments of the IPO market – may have further to go if…

PENNY STOCKS: Watch this South African gold miner

Stock: Gold One International Limited Stock code: GDO Share Price: $0.36 (as at Friday 4th March, 2011) Company investor centre: Gold One International Broker buys (click links for broker reports): Investec (18/2/2011, share price was $0.33 that day, target price $0.45) Hartley’s (28/2/2011, share price was $0.33 that day, target price $0.52) RBC Capital Markets…

Market’s 56 fastest-moving stocks

Want a share price gain of 681 per cent in four weeks? How about 576 per cent in under four months? Or perhaps you’d settle for 374 per cent in three months? If it sounds too good to be true, just look at the incredible rallies in Mantle Mining Corp, Promesa and African Energy Resources….

Is this Emerging Miner A Bargain?

Investors could not get enough of Northern Iron when it floated in December 2007. Shares in the Norway-focused emerging iron-ore producer soared from a $2.15 issue price to $4.40 within six months of listing, only to sink to 51 cents during the GFC. Operational problems weighed on Northern, but a positive recent production update suggests…

Rich Pickings – Top Floats in 2011

Double what it was this time last year, the pipeline of IPOs promises to give investors’ a veritable smorgasbord to choose from in 2011. In an attempt to push through a backlog of larger IPOs, equity experts expect share market floats – worth a projected $8 billion this year – to track back towards the…

Avoid these stocks like the plague

Protecting your portfolio from duds is as important as getting on stocks that run. Tony Featherstone looks at a set of stocks you’re best to steer clear of. Coming soon – to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

The next million dollar penny stock

We all hear about the stock that races 200% in a week, but always after it has had its run. So how do pick the next million dollar penny stock before it soars? Coming soon – article to be run in an upcoming newsletter…