6 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Kingspan Group finance director Geoff Doherty took some profits along with many other investors in the Dublin-based insulation and wall-panels specialist as they backed off an all-time high despite exceeding high expectations in Friday's results.
(ShareCast News) - Kingspan Group finance director Geoff Doherty took some profits along with many other investors in the Dublin-based insulation and wall-panels specialist as they backed off an all-time high despite exceeding high expectations in Friday's results. 6 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Telford Homes's Land Director reduced his own holdings in the company's stock towards the end of the week. 9 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Phoenix Group non-executive director Wendy Mayall bought into the company's shares roughly a month after the life insurance fund consolidator said it hit its 2016 target for cash regeneration of £486.0m. 10 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Robert Brown, a non-executive director at Rio Tinto, picked up 4,500 American Depositary Receipts in the miner at an individual price of US$46.27, pocketing out a total of US$208,215 in the process. 11 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Marian Murphy picked up 10,000 shares in food ingredients manufacturer Tate&Lyle on 10 February. 13 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Centamin chairman Josef El-Raghy jettisoned more shares in the Egypt-based gold miner on Friday, taking his proceeds from two days of sales to £17.9m. 2 weeks ago
They say “breaking up is hard to do” but in financial market break-ups spinoffs can be very profitable and give companies a new lease of life.
A spinoff is the creation of an independent company or in some cases more than one company through the sale or distribution of new shares of an existing listed company to shareholders holding the parent company at a certain date.
Three years ago I came up with the concept for a investment-focused podcast for the ShareTalk website I work on, called Conkers' Corner after my Twitter handle of @conkers3, and five months ago the first recording was made. Below are some of the lessons I have learned or have been reinforced during these years.
The concept of Conkers' Corner is very simple yet extremely educational and beneficial for all: the participants in the podcasts and interviews since I started in May 2016 have included shrewd investors/traders, ISA millionaires, high net worth individuals, business leaders, CEOs, highly respected fund managers and investment writers.
There’s a great debate in the financial industry about which type of analysis produces the best results for traders - is it better to be a technical trader or to rely on the fundamentals?
Is there a common ground between the two? We’ve all heard the phrase All roads lead to Rome. In this article we’ll explore whether this applies to the financial markets.
Graham Spooner, investment research analyst at the Share Centre, picks three top shares among the most popular purchases by equities clients in the last seven days.