The company logo of Noble Group is seen at its headquarters in Hong Kong March 23, 2015. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo
Shares in Noble Group climbed by nearly a fifth after the embattled commodities trader confirmed it was in talks with a strategic investor, following a report it was in early discussions with China’s Sinochem about an equity investment. The stock rose as much as 16.8 per cent on Tuesday morning in Singapore, a day after Reuters reported that state-owned Sinochem was talking with the company about buying an equity stake.
A little over a month into 2017 and it is increasingly clear that there are only two investing themes to worry about over the balance of the year. If I had to write a couple of paragraphs summary of January it would look something like this:
“If you ignore politics then it really has been a very attractive start to the year. Certainly the UK stock market has not made heroic progress but the Pound has started to firm up on the global foreign exchanges and both global economic data as well as the corporate earnings results season indicate some general progress is being made.
Ramsdens Holdings PLC, the diversified financial services provider and retailer, is pleased to announce that admission of its ordinary shares to trading on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange will take place and dealings will commence at 8.00am today under the ticker “RFX”.
Keith Coughlan Managing Director of European Metal Holdings speaks to Share Talk today about the Cinovec project in Europe. This is a company Share Talk has interviewed, followed for over the past year and has returned true share holder value. We see what Keith’s thought are for future growth for the company and what he plan’s to achieve in 2017.
The world’s most valuable brand is owned by a company that you likely interact with every day. In fact, you may have even gotten to this web page using it.
That brand is Google – and it dominates the internet with a 64% market share in search, while generating 41% of all digital advertising revenue globally.
According to Brand Finance’s most recent 2017 list, Google’s brand value has recently increased to $109.5 billion, which is just enough to supplant Apple’s $107.1 billion brand from the top of the list.
Share Talk have been in contact with Ascent Resources Plc over the weekend due to share holders contacting us to ask us to interview the company. Today we have Colin Hutchinson CEO (LON:AST) of Ascent Resources Plc on our podcast.