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Scancell – joins the Covid bandwagon. Still worthy of a tip? Er….

By Nigel Somerville | Friday 24 April 2020

Disclosure: I own shares in one or more of the stocks mentioned. 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.

One of my first ever tips for ShareProphets was AIM-listed Scancell (SCLP), way back in the 2015 New Year tipfest. It has not covered me in glory, having tipped it when it was hanging around the 23-33p mark as the shares closed last night at around 5p. I had hoped that it would turn itself around and its biotech business would find a willing buyer in the end. But today the shares are up buy a thumping 46% (last seen) on news of Development of vaccine against Covid-19.  Should I be celebrating? I’m not so sure….

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