Monthly Archives: August 2012

Director dealing

Though it might be of interest: Director Paul Thwaite bought £238k in BRAM (Brammer), which provides power transmission components, engineering and other related industrial services. Currently on a PE of 10.3, with 2012 earnings expected to increase by 29%, and … Continue reading

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Trading journal

Precis of PDF: “When Trading Journals Don’t Work” 5 frequent shortcomings with journals: lacks specifics. So instead of just saying “I overtraded”, identify why you overtraded, how you will avoid overtrading in future, and what steps you will take to … Continue reading

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Standard Reaction

Headline in Citywire: “Standard Chartered ravaged by Iran claims” – Bank’s shares tumble 24% on claims it moved $250 billion for the Iranian government, exposing US financial system to ‘terrorists’ and ‘drug kingpins’. In a strongly-worded statement, the DFS says … Continue reading

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John Chew on Value-Line

Good article by John Chew. Interesting vid on the The Best of Value Investing part 4 . 01:57 Stocks in the news – attention-grabbing events of any kind, whether positive or negative, investors are more likely to buy those stock … Continue reading

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JD Sport – writeup

About a week ago, Wexboy solicited suggestions for “favourite share”. Whilst I think that all of my shares are likely to go up (I certainly didn’t buy them to go down), I have weedled through my portfolio to come up … Continue reading

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