Can I CAN-SLIM? 16 - No subtitle this week.

Sunday, Apr 08 2018 by

Hello Everyone, Pete here again. For those of you who don’t know me, I’m an amateur investor attempting to develop my techno-fundamentalist skills. This is really just my investment diary, and is not intended as investment advice. I hold a long position in many of the shares discussed.

No posts from me last week - the house has been full of relatives over for Easter - it felt a bit rude to lock myself in the study writing on Stockopedia. But really interesting to read the debate - lots of interesting shares on the CAN-SLIM-esque screen and plenty that almost qualify too. It has been a beautiful day here in Norfolk - the weather is warming, and the first lambs are in the fields. The wife is out at a friend's house so a good time for a spot of writing. :-)

Screen Review

So a few changes this week - still 12  qualifiers, but some drop outs and new entries.

So dropping out we have:-

  • TCS Holding (LON:TCS) - Out on 50 day MA and 200 RS - We may see it it again, on Friday it was though the 50 day MA for a time
  • Tatneft' PAO (LON:ATAD) - Out on EPS growth 1 year ago.
  • Johnson Service (LON:JSG) - Out on both RS criteria - I didn't like the trend two weeks ago - has not got any better.
  • Gresham Technologies (LON:GHT) - Out on 50 day MA and RS - could be a base pattern building, but not clear.

And What is In?

Plus500 (LON:PLUS) New Entry - but not new to the screen - it hit a new 52 week high at the end of last week. Sustained increase in volume last week (1million plus per day vs 500k the previous week). Possible breakout buy point? To be considered.

Kaz Minerals (LON:KAZ) 2 weeks ago, I was impressed by how little  movement there had been during the general market sell off in March. The last two weeks has seen some selling, but volume is low. Possible constructive base building.

Fevertree Drinks (LON:FEVR) - some…

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Plus500 Ltd is an Israel-based company that develops and operates an online trading platform for individual customers to trade contracts for difference (CFDs). Its online trading platform allows its customers to trade CFDs on over more than 2,200 different underlying global financial instruments comprising equities, indices, commodities, options, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), crypto currencies and foreign exchange. The Company enables individual customers to trade CFDs in more than 50 countries. The trading platform is accessible from various operating systems, such as Windows, iOS, Android, and Surface, as well as Web browsers. more »

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KAZ Minerals PLC is a United Kingdom-based copper company. The Company operates in the natural resources industry through five segments: East Region, Bozymchak, Bozshakol, Aktogay and Mining Projects. The East Region, Bozshakol and Aktogay segments are engaged in mining and processing of copper and other metals in Kazakhstan. The Bozymchak segment is engaged in mining and processing of copper and gold in Kyrgyzstan. The Mining Projects segment is engaged in the development of metal deposits and processing facilities Kazakhstan. The East Region segment contains the entity Vostoktsvetmet LLC (VCM), whose principal activity is the mining and processing of copper and other metals, which are produced as by-products from four underground mines and three concentrators located in the eastern region of Kazakhstan. more »

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Fevertree Drinks plc is a United Kingdom-based holding and investment company. The Company is a developer and supplier of premium mixer drinks. The Company's premium mixers consist of a range of all natural carbonated mixers, including Tonics, Ginger Ale, Ginger Beer, Bitter Lemon and Lemonades. The Company sells a range of products under the Fever-Tree brand, which include Indian Tonic Water, Naturally Light Tonic Water, Elderflower Tonic Water, Mediterranean Tonic Water, Ginger Ale, Ginger Beer, Naturally Light Ginger Beer, Bitter Lemon, Sicilian Lemonade, Lemonade, Spring Soda Water and Premium Cola. The Company caters to hotels, restaurants, bars and cafes, as well as supermarkets. The Company sells its products to a range of markets, such as the United Kingdom, Europe and North America. more »

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herbie47 9th Apr '18 1 of 7

Globaltrans Investment (LON:GLTR) I see is down 9% on Stocko, is that correct, my broker does not list it.

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ISAallowance 9th Apr '18 2 of 7

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Yes, stocks with Russian links getting hammered today due to the US announcement of some sanctions, EVRAZ (LON:EVR) down about 18% at one point.

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herbie47 9th Apr '18 3 of 7

In reply to post #351318

I see, I did not see that news. Thanks.

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poughtibridge 9th Apr '18 4 of 7

Yes I was going write about the Russian thing. Interesting article in the Times on Saturday basically saying any shares with heavy investment from Oligarchs are at risk. They were specifically writing about EN+, but although I have nothing  against holding Russian stocks personally, for now I’m going to steer clear - to manage the risk.

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ricky65 10th Apr '18 5 of 7

In reply to post #351383

Thanks for the mention on Avon Rubber (LON:AVON). Looks like handle could be forming atm.

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poughtibridge 10th Apr '18 6 of 7

In reply to post #351983

Yes - that is because i took a small long position on Monday! :-) Well, at least I can do a second buy when it comes out of the handle. Laos bough Plus500 (LON:PLUS) on Monday - so far that has worked out better.

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kannaiah 1st Jan 7 of 7

Hi Pete,
Found your posts when I searched for CANSLIM stock in UK markets. Just read about the methodology in Market Wizards book.
Do you have more updates on these stocks so far.
What screener did you use to get to the list? Or do you start from raw data?
Happy new year

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