With drilling results keenly awaited and Rockhopper on the cusp of a farm-out, what moves should an investor make now? Malcolm Graham-Wood from VSA Capital tackles the issues.
Investors are buying up this stock like it was chocolate biscuits ready to dunk in their tea.
As a result Sirius Exploration's share price has put on about 700 per cent even after it has settled back from its year high.
Fairfax Metals and Mining Analyst John Meyer looks at the hot picks within the mining sector.
In this iLight, the managing director of Fisher Wealth Management, Miles Standish, gives his views on the wealth management industry, why it’s becoming so popular and where it’s headed (21/12/10).
The search goes on for a decent investment peg on which you can hang your hat, so to speak.
In which case we might consider that old High Street favourite Debenhams where you can hang your hat, clothes, bedspreads and pretty much anything else.
We all know you can jinx stuff. Saying: "The traffic is good" or "Nice weather" is an invitation to being stuck in traffic in a sudden monsoon.
Same thing when you make jokes about the name of your own company, sooner or later it will haunt you.
Urals Energy, eh. Where do you lot get them from? This is a share which been up and down faster than a WAG’s handbag in a shoe store. At 9.5p though - there has been very much more downside than up.
What is it with these mining companies? You guys just can’t get enough of them. It doesn’t matter what the balance sheet looks like, it seems. If it’s got a hole in the ground and a sexy name, you buy it...
Kea is a newcomer so there isn't much by way of stock market provenance. But there is encouraging background in the boss and in the way the company has kicked off.
Of course, we are not suggesting for a moment, that just because Cosalt makes rescue equipment it is going down like the Titanic.
Regus is a pretty useful place. It's not just home to boiler rooms and so on. Many fledgling businesses have got their start in such places. But what about the investors?
This share is a punter's choice. That means we've done the film because one of our users has asked us to look at it.
Scaramanga was a memorable character, even if it was in the worst James Bond film ever made. Salamander is nothing whatever to do with it of course, that's just us being silly.
Even for those adrenaline-junkie oil investors out there, Heritage Oil is one helluva ride. We all enjoy a bit of a thrill but Heritage Oil provides a bit more of a ride than most.
You can't get enough of those energy shares can you? You force us to have a look-see into what they are up and what they are, er, down to, if you get the meaning. So, for your delectation, we bring you a sporting share known as Sterling Energy...
Biotech's always been tough business for investors - there are so many obstacles and potential pitfalls along the way. And of course, buying drugs over the internet is a really dodgy business, so why bother?
Financials can be tricky, especially in this down-at-heel environment.But there is strength there, as well as reliability and good prospects for investors. The tricky bit then, is where to find good value and when to get the cash in.
Property has been a dirty recently but there could be light at the end of the tunnel.
And you don’t mind a little debt here and there do you.
The Office is a global UK success - check out the bits after the Stats Pack - you may well laugh even more.