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Albeit I find him highly entertaining at times, I am slightly loathe to write this. but I thought that on Top Gear on Sunday, Jeremy Clarkson made (repeated from elsewhere?) some very valid points about driverless cars. Specifically, in a situation where the car cannot avoid being involved in a serious accident, but can effectively choose which parties suffer the most serious injuries (the person…

Hi PaulWith CRAW, I think its totally inappropriate to view today's TS in isolation. I suggest you read it in tandem with the TS on 08-Jan-15 and in the context of a 31-Jan end to the financial year.Then you can then ask yourself questions such as how CRAW expected to meet expectations on 08-Jan, based on trading to 28-Dec-14, and then, with 5 week's extra…

Hi Ed BDEV and PSN are both just about to report results and forecasts suggest earnings will have grown strongly. Given the V metric is backward looking, presumably it is likely to improve significantly, certainly on the P/E component? I have the same issue with BVS so would appreciate your thoughts. Cheers, Martin

Hi Ed I look forward to hearing Paul's reply on this front to you :-) I find it quite difficult to accept any suggestion that -ve TBV should be a positive when considering how Stockopedia calculates its Value metric. Whatever the studies you refer to, I think many of us probably take more of a PYAD stance when considering value. Will look at your links…

Phil That is not how I read Ed's description of how a -ve TBV is treated in the V calculation. Perhaps wrongly, my understanding is your (2). Cheers, Martin