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2018 UK Investor Show ‘Dragon’s Den’ monthly update - Tom continues to lead, Pizza Hardman off the bottom

By ShareProphets | Thursday 13 September 2018

Disclosure: Financial Investigative Media Limited, which is not owned by Tom Winnifrith but by a trust for his dependants, owns shares in companies mentioned in this article. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

The great success that was the 2018 UK Investor Show saw six 'Dragon's Den' sessions where a number of CEOs each gave a 1 minute (well, supposed to be!) pitch and three 'Dragons' at each session each picked a stock for a £1,000 investment. With the show having been in April, here’s a further monthly performance update...

Despite having slid back somewhat recently, OptiBiotix Health (OPTI) sees Tom continue to lead. He and Nigel Wray also continue to benefit from FairFX (FFX), whilst Steve Moore has been boosted by an improved Europa Metals (EUZ). Meanwhile, though continuing to struggle to follow the success of his 2017 selection (Versarien @22.4p), at least Plutus PowerGen (PPG) moves off the bottom for the Pizza Hardman, Darren Atwater...

Code Company Price paid (p) bid' price now (p) Performance Dragon
OPTI OptiBiotix Health 57.75 90 56% Tom Winnifrith
EUZ Europa Metals 0.0797 0.105 32% Steve Moore
FFX FairFX 105 131 25% TW, Nigel Wray
R4E Reach4Entertainment 1.545 1.4 -9% TW
WAND WANdisco 872 790 -9% TW
GLR Galileo Resources 1.247 1.125 -10% NW
AAU Ariana Resources 1.4245 1.25 -12% SM
BZT Bezant Resources  0.4427 0.375 -15% Gary Newman
DISH BigDish Ventures 4.5 3.75 -17% SM
FLX Falanx 4.7 3.75 -20% TW, SM
PPG Plutus PowerGen 1.699 1 -41% Darren Atwater
BST Big Sofa Technologies 13.75 8 -42% TW, SM, Brian Kinane
PHE PowerHouse Energy 0.55 0.3 -45% NW, GN

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