Published 10 days ago
Small AIM outfit Zinc Media (ZIN) released its interim results last week and trumpeted that it is continuing to move in the right direction, but I would question whether the turnaround is happening fast enough to make the shares attractive.
Published 226 days ago
Having slumped from 2p following a profit warning in May, shares in Ten Alps (TAL) are currently recovering slightly on the back of a “Closure of Ten Alps Media Limited” announcement...
Published 237 days ago
Following on from my recent coverage of Trinity Mirror (TNI), today brings interim results from another large player in the so-called “deadtree press”, namely Johnston Press (JPR).
Published 240 days ago
There is a saying that some stocks are little more than pension funds with small businesses attached to them. This unfortunately looks to be the case with Trinity Mirror (TNI), whose market cap does not come close to matching the size of its actuarial pension deficit.
Published 289 days ago
Having recently gone in just over two months from being “on track to generate a full year profit for the first time in a number of years and to continue momentum into the medium term” to having “continued to sustain losses in certain parts of its publishing operations… these continued losses are likely to result in the group not being profitable for the year as a whole”, Ten Alps (TAL) sought to somewhat reassure with that it “is in advanced stages of discussion on the disposal of certain areas of its publishing business”. We now have an announcement of “the disposal of the trade of Grove House Publishing Limited, one of its publishing subsidiaries, for a cash consideration of”…
Published 316 days ago
8th March 2016: Ten Alps plc (TAL) “remains on track to generate a full year profit for the first time in a number of years and to continue momentum into the medium term”. 17th May 2016: “The group has continued to sustain losses in certain parts of its publishing operations, the turnaround of which has taken longer than expected. These continued losses are likely to result in the group not being profitable for the year as a whole”. Uh oh…
Published 407 days ago
Hello Share Scramblers. Being an author myself, I can attest to the fact that books are not selling as well as they used to. The time was when I could bring out a book on making cash from shares and it would disappear rapidly from the shelves. But that was in the days before a lot of reading matter could be found free on the internet and shares were doing a lot better. Don’t let that put you off buying my latest however - Share Attack.