Week 13 #WOTD – 4 Day Bender Helps Diageo

This week is a shorter week due to Good Friday and some CEOs will be having a very good Friday after the weeks gains. It was a big week for the league leader Glencore (ticker GLEN) extending their lead with a 7.4% gain for the week bringing them close to a quarter up for theContinue reading “Week 13 #WOTD – 4 Day Bender Helps Diageo”

First Quarter Down

31 March is here and the first quarter of 2021 is complete so its time to review your position and check yourself. So, why is it good to set quarterly targets? 3 month goals work better than annual goals with last minute pushes to hit targets occurring 4 times a year rather than one! (checkContinue reading “First Quarter Down”

Who should you hire first?

So you’ve come to the conclusion that there is far too much work for just yourself and you need some help. Your to do list is getting longer and you’re finding yourself doing tasks you’d rather not do (as you don’t like it, are not good at it or your times better spent elsewhere). WhoContinue reading “Who should you hire first?”

Week 12 #WOTD – Battle of the Banks

Glencore (ticker GLEN) are still routed to the top, but its getting tighter to hold on to the lead which is why they are shaking up their top management, merging units and streamlining their business to bring on more gains for the future. Full story Prudential (PRU) jumped from 6th to 3rd and may climbContinue reading “Week 12 #WOTD – Battle of the Banks”

Investing?

Just a quick note for today. When your business is profiting nicely, and you’re starting to look to diversify your income by adding additional income streams and investing comes to mind, I thought this Market Foolery podcast highlighted a great point : Investing, no matter what investment you are making, always requires a certain measureContinue reading “Investing?”

3 Quick Tips for Struggling Cash Flow

I once knew a business from the UK Who’s finances went into dismay Income was chased And payments delayed Until grants helped pave the way When finances are tight and you can see the light at the end of the tunnel but it’s going to take a little help getting there, have you checked offContinue reading “3 Quick Tips for Struggling Cash Flow”

Week 11 #WOTD – Mine your own business

British American Tobacco (ticker BATS) have recovered from their February dip and are back into positive growth for the year. 5.8% growth in the week makes them the highest, but only pushed them up one position in the table bring year to date to 3.3%. The February dip looks to be the markets reaction toContinue reading “Week 11 #WOTD – Mine your own business”

Less is More

When running a business solely or with a small team, you can often find yourselves over busy, trying to tick all boxes, cover all bases and try all methods. This can be the same when trying new strategies and new investments. However, less maybe more when it comes down to getting results. This could beContinue reading “Less is More”

3 weeks to another tax year end

Yes, it is getting close to the end of another tax year. People planning what to push through their accounts this month People having last minute surges to hit targets And people planning ahead for the year coming Whatever your position is, the end of the tax year provides a great opportunity to compare yourContinue reading “3 weeks to another tax year end”

Week 10 #WOTD – Europe Favouring Vodafone over the London Stock Exchange

Vodafone (ticker VOD) had a stellar week thanks to its holdings in Vantage who plan to IPO and raise over €2 billion. Masts have become prime real estate with an ever growing need and Vantage plan on paying 60% of the recurring income their German masts generate as dividends to investors which should help themContinue reading “Week 10 #WOTD – Europe Favouring Vodafone over the London Stock Exchange”