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Simon Thompson

In the ascent Simon Thompson reveals a quartet of small cap companies worth buying. ...

23 January 2017

Simon Thompson

About Simon Thompson

Winning stock and trading ideas from the creator of the Bargain Portfolio

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  1. Four trading plays

    Four trading plays

    16 January 2017

    Simon Thompson highlights four trading plays ahead of the corporate results season

    The bottom line is that the sharp increase in new business, and the upside from last autumn's acquisition, underpin a large chunk of the 50 per cent-plus growth in pre-tax profit that FinnCap predicts this year. On this basis, the shares are priced on eight times forward earnings, offer a prospective dividend yield of 4 per cent and a third of the share price is backed by cash. That's value in my book.

  2. A quartet of Aim-traded buys

    A quartet of Aim-traded buys

    09 January 2017

    Simon Thompson highlights four Aim-traded companies offering decent investment potential

    'The bottom line is that if the company can deliver on Edison's expectations, then its 473p-a-share sum-of-the-parts valuation doesn't seem unreasonable to me, equating to a forward PE ratio of 14 post-earnings upgrades'

  3. Simon Thompson's share recommendations in 2017

    09 January 2017

    Our stock-picking expert highlights all the share recommendations he has made this year.

  4. Simon Thompson's share recommendations in 2017

    09 January 2017

    Our stock-picking expert highlights all the share recommendations he has made this year.

  5. Simon Thompson's share recommendations in 2017

    09 January 2017

    Our stock-picking expert highlights all the share recommendations he has made this year.

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