Monthly Archives: April 2013

Dig a little deeper

Dig a little deeper

The best investment ideas are not found in obvious places, you need to do the work and dig around. I have learnt that the hard way over the years, new investors lack patience and rely too heavily on summary information.read more

Weekend stock: Renaissance IT

Weekend stock: Renaissance IT

Renaissance Investment Trust is selling at a 28% discount to book value, and expects to wind down by 2015. It will start returning cash to shareholders by early 2014. This is investment offers a great margin of safety and some upside potential.read more

How to find investment ideas

How to find investment ideas

The world of investing is huge, looking for investment ideas needs a targeted approach. Here are the areas I look for good investments.read more

Weekend stock: Tesco

Weekend stock: Tesco

After Tesco's latest results were released this week, I had to write about them as the value of the company has changed in my opinion.read more

Hedge fund at a discount

Hedge fund at a discount

It's been a long time since I've read about a stock that's got me excited, but a good hedge fund selling at a discount to book value has done the trick. But all is not as great as at first glance.read more

Investment Checklist

Investment Checklist

Before making an investment you should always perform checks. This investment checklist highlights the most common areas overlooked by investors.read more

Weekend stock pick: Amlin

Weekend stock pick: Amlin

The next installment of my Weekend Stock Picks looks at the insurer Amlin, a stock I have held for the last couple of years and which has a good dividend yield and is one of the strongest insurers in the industry.read more

Quick glance: AKPS and EVBS

Quick glance: AKPS and EVBS

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard (AKPS.OL) Aker Philadelphia Shipyard is a leading U.S. commercial shipyard constructing vessels for operation in the Jones Act market. Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA was listed on Oslo Axess* in December 2007. Converto Capital Fund AS, an investment fund controlled by Aker ASA, is the majority shareholder, holding 71.2% of the shares. Iread more

Weekend stock pick: Avangardco

Weekend stock pick: Avangardco

I’ve decided to start a new series every Friday, entitled Weekend stock pick. The idea is that I will post an analysis of a stock that I think will be of interest to readers, and one that I haven’t covered before. Whilst I will most certainly aim to find great value investments every week, Iread more

$WMT Walmart sold

$WMT Walmart sold

As I previously mentioned, I was aiming to get out of Walmart (NYSE:WMT) at around $75. Today after checking the price was $76 so I sold. I don’t believe this is a bad investment, I just believe it is at the top of my value estimate and I would rather have the cash for otherread more


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