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3 New IPOs – PBS, SOS & Express Catering. Are You Going To Invest?

Here is the latest weekly digest (Jul 3rd – Jul 9th, 2017). A quick easy read of this week’s top and most relevant business news. No fluff, just the highlights.

What an exciting time for investing. Within the space of a week we have seen 3 companies coming to the market to raise funds with their initial public offerings – Productive Business Solutions, Stationery & Office Supplies & Express Catering. Continue Reading

Weekly Review

Market Momentum – Companies Report, Market Responds. Sandals Sale

Here is the latest weekly digest (May 8th – May 14th, 2017). A quick easy read of this week’s top and most relevant business news. No fluff, just the highlights.

As predicted last week, this has been a big week for the market. Quite a few companies released results and we saw the related movements in the prices of a few stocks. I expect that we will continue to see movement in the prices as people digest the results and also as more results come out this week.

There were 12 stocks advancing more than 10% this week (compared to 7 last week). They were

  • PULS making a 53.04% jump,
  • KEX (up 22.6% after jumping 24.4% last week. The stock is now up 52.4% since the start of this year),
  • MTL (up 30.8%%),
  • ISP (by +30.1%),
  • CFF (by +27.9%),
  • CCC (by +18.1%),
  • 1834 (by +17.8%),
  • and others including BRG (+17.5%), JETCON (+14.11%), ROC and KREMI.

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Weekly Review

March A Busy Month For Stocks, SOS IPO, Property Taxes & Brexit

Here is the latest weekly digest (Mar 27th – Apr 2nd, 2017). A quick easy read of this week’s top and most relevant business news. No fluff, just the highlights.

The first quarter of 2017 is now behind us. Yes, believe it or not the first 3 months of 2017 are history, with 9 more months to go.

For March, big winners for the month were KPREIT up 48.6%, ISP by 37.2%, CBNY by 29.4% and another 10 more stocks which advanced more than 10%. Declines for the month include BPOW by 36.3%, MTL by 28.1%, CWJ by 26.0%, and JSE, MUSIC and PURITY all down by close to 25%. Continue Reading

Weekly Review

Sagicor X Fund Raising J$4.2b (US$35m) To Acquire Convention Hotel In Florida

Sagicor Financial Corporation

Sagicor Real Estate X Fund Limited is pleased to announce that it proposes to undertake a rights issue of up to 598,134,700 new ordinary shares on the basis of two (2) new ordinary shares for every five (5) ordinary stock units held as at August 17 2015 (“the Record Date”). Continue Reading

Mergers and Acquisitions, Stocks / I.P.O.s

Sagicor’s Building A BIG Water Park In Runaway Bay. Own A Piece For As Little As J$500

Yes! Sagicor is seeking to raise J$1 billion, primarily to construct a water park at their Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort in St. Ann. They have created a company (Sagicor Real Estate X Fund Limited) and are selling shares in it (through an initial public offering). Your opportunity at owning a piece of greatness begins today. Read on. Continue Reading

e-Update, Stocks / I.P.O.s