Month: July 2021

Dynamic 35 : Montanaro European Smaller Companies Trust

Our funds specialist returns with a star performer in the relatively unloved European equities space: Montanaro European Smaller Companies Trust. He reckons now is the time to focus on fast growing European small caps. This week I have a relatively short note for you, outlining why I think now might be an interesting moment to […]

Should you buy ASOS shares? | Screening For My Next Long-Term Winner


ASOS share news Fashion website ASOS is among the market’s greatest growth stocks, but a recent update knocked 18% off the share price. The P/E may not be outrageous if huge warehouse and IT costs can one day deliver a suitable return. One of my favourite screening strategies is to hunt for attractive growth companies […]

How to identify breakout stocks | The effects of overhead supply.

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In this article I will dig a little deeper into buying breakout stocks and identifying stock breakout signals. I will share with you what I look for in a breakout from a technical, fundamental, risk-to-reward and time-to-reward viewpoint. This article will include elements from all my previous ShareScope articles (which you can read here), which […]

5 Upcoming IPOs UK | July 2021: BiVictriX Therapeutics, Big Technologies, GENinCode, Microlise, Zenova

We take a look at 5 upcoming IPOs and recent IPOS listed on the LSE over the next few weeks, including: 1 BIG TECHNOLOGIES 2 GENINCODE 3 MICROLISE GROUP 4 BIVICTRIX THERAPEUTICS 5 ZENOVA GROUP Big Technologies IPO Expected opening date Late July 2021 Expected issue price TBC Expected market cap £500m Ticker TBC At […]

Weekly Commentary 19/07/21: $7trillion price of stability

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The Bank of England released its twice yearly Financial Stability Report last week. The report says that UK bank balance sheets are in much better shape than the 2007-8 crisis and they expect impairments in 2021 to be lower than the £22bn credit losses taken last year. The “guardrails” against shareholder dividends have now been […]

Making strides in forex: Should you buy Argentex shares?

I am sure many readers will be familiar with the impact of COVID-19 on the foreign exchange market. Subjugated to the rises and falls of major economies, the foreign exchange market faced wrath like so many other industries. As unemployment reached unimaginable figures, remittances fell to tragic lows. The year 2020 is a year of […]