Lifestyle companies’ checklist for mining investors (Twitter thread unrolled)

Are you holding a 'lifestyle company' in your junior explorers' stock portfolio? Or considering one that might be? 5 questions to find out FAST, and reduce your risk: As a small cap investor, you do research on stocks in hopes of finding gems before they blow up. Recognizing risks as early on as possible is … Continue reading Lifestyle companies’ checklist for mining investors (Twitter thread unrolled)

Lithium investing… Are you in? Part 1: ASX | The Weekly by Synergy

Mining companies have been roughly about 30% of listed entities on the Australian Stock Exchange, at least since we started tracking them, back in 2014. This makes Materials the most crowded sector in the exchange, translating into 674 companies… A growing number of these are focused on lithium, the chemical element that underpins the electric vehicle … Continue reading Lithium investing… Are you in? Part 1: ASX | The Weekly by Synergy

GameStop, meme stocks, and the rise of the retail investor | The Weekly by Synergy

It takes time to accurately identify the weight a certain event has in history; you need the perspective that years -or decades-provide. But today we will take a chance, and say with conviction that the shift in the landscape of retail investing is permanent and it will continue to expand. Taking a look at Google … Continue reading GameStop, meme stocks, and the rise of the retail investor | The Weekly by Synergy

These are the trends you will see among junior miners in 2021 | The Weekly by Synergy

We think that this current bull market could last until sometime mid-2021, although signs already exist that a less buoyant -while still positive- variant could stay among us for up to 18 months. To take advantage of the momentum while making the best of travel restrictions, many listed companies holding projects in a country different … Continue reading These are the trends you will see among junior miners in 2021 | The Weekly by Synergy

How to spot a “lifestyle company” in your due diligence process | The Weekly by Synergy

If you are a small-cap retail investor or an institution with an eye on the juniors, this is a real risk that doesn’t get enough discussion. Here’s our friendly warning: “lifestyle companies” will drain your resources and evaporate wealth so it’s wise to spot them quickly. Intrigued? Read on… What do we mean by “lifestyle company”? … Continue reading How to spot a “lifestyle company” in your due diligence process | The Weekly by Synergy

Resilience in the age of covid-19 | Accelerate! by Synergy

I've been thinking a lot about how everyone copes with emergencies like the one we're amidst, and how resilient we can be in the face of adversity. Some of us feel the need to retreat and think about things until we can come up a strategy, others quickly adjust and evolve. No pathway is right … Continue reading Resilience in the age of covid-19 | Accelerate! by Synergy