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The 20 most read articles of 2018, plus the 20 most listened-to Bearcasts

By Darren Atwater | Tuesday 1 January 2019


The other day I put up a poll asking who will be the most read non-Tom writer on ShareProphets. You voted this way:

Who will be the most-read non-Tom ShareProphets writer of 2018?  
Cynical Bear  40%
Nigel Somerville  32%
Steve Moore  12%
Chris Bailey  4%
Shy Bear  0%
Darren Atwater  0%
Lucian Miers  0%
Gary Newman  12%

The result may make you question your stock picking abilities. The top Non-Tom artice excluding bearcasts for 2018 was, at #15,... Gary Newman, with  Could Blenheim Natural Resources finally be on the verge of turning its fortunes around? 



  1. BREAKING: Bombshell 36 page dossier from the Dark Destroyer Matt Earl - IQE shares grossly overvalued
  2. BREAKING: High Profile City broker Beaufort Securities put into administration by the FCA
  3. EXPLOSIVE REPORT: Julie Meyer MBE & Ariadne Capital accused of fraud and theft
  4. Beaufort - it gets worse - named in $50m fraud and Money laundering case in US
  5. Andrew Monk says where oil is heading and lists the 5 oil juniors to buy for 2018
  6. Matthew Earl, the Dark Destroyer sticks the knife into First Derivatives ( he's right)
  7. EXCLUSIVE: A 1 billion super scam exposed - we publish the dossier & slideshow on Folli Follie
  8. STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: Julie Meyer cites those who sent me death threats & defend fraud as she defames me on LinkedIn
  9. Crack out the Ouzo - UK Oil & Gas shares in freefall on Broadford Bridge disaster
  10. The stocks to buy in the world of batteries and alternative energy according to Andrew Monk
  11. BREAKING: The Administrators Report on Ariadne: How did £10.5 million go up in smoke in less than a year
  12. Customer Announcement: Two big changes to ShareProphets
  13. The threatening legal letter to Tom Winnifrith comes from ...The FCA ( I publish in full)
  14. Andrew Monk's call on commodity prices and SIX small miners to buy
  15. Could Blenheim Natural Resources finally be on the verge of turning its fortunes around?
  16. IQE - How this plays out Monday Morning & a heartfelt apology from me
  17. BREAKING: IQE - now the shit really hits the fan: Muddy Waters goes short and publishes the bombshell dossier below
  18. Big Sofa Technologies: Look, I’m sorry, OK? I’m really, really……really sorry
  19. Exclusive: David Lenigas run Afriag Global under formal investigation in South Africa
  20. Woodford Patient Capital Trust: The Big Short (Jan updates) – Someone’s got to do it!



  1. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: I just love it when my father in law and I talk about his birth in Madras, it so annoys the Mrs
  2. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - shaking as I speak to the Police
  3. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - My friend goes down for 21 months but the real story is Neil Woodford's £45m overdraft
  4. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Bruno Brooks, those 17 f*cks, Anthea Turner and today's RNS nonsense
  5. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Beaufort, Big Sofa and whose bed will I sleep in tonight?
  6. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - why Ed Croft is wrong to label Nigel Wray a sucker, can't count to 40 & arrived at a bogus conclusion on correct data
  7. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Easyjet you DO owe me a duty of care, you are lying bastards and your team at Gatwick should be shot at dawn
  8. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - A sexist joke from 1990 is it THAT Cathryn Riley who has joined the AA?
  9. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - the bull case for UK Oil & Gas
  10. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - an angry shareholder on the BMR Scandal and a share sale validating The Big Short
  11. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Putting Paul Scott straight, no nudge nudge wink wink, Countrywide & Purplebricks
  12. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Who is mad enough to back the next Arian bailout placing as it's looming rapidly
  13. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Turning down a date with a hot blonde chez Winnifrith, I'm getting old
  14. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: doing some futurology to help my good friend Neil Woodford & is it game over for Andalas
  15. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: I don't forget - why Sir Henry Bellingham MP rings a bell & is such a mega red flag
  16. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Stockmarket crash - buy, sell or hold (PS I was right when I warned you - no?)
  17. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: IQE owning shitheads you deserved today's kicking and there will be more to come
  18. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: The AIM CEO who appears guilty of mortgage fraud
  19. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Fishing Republic talks a load of carp and a truly spivvy share tip for you all
  20. Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Before I quit to become a greedy lazy teacher why Malcolm is wrong on IQE
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