The native Rhineland-Palatinate has been a passionate market participant for more than 25 years. After studying business administration in Mannheim, he worked as a journalist, in equity sales and many years in equity research.
Most recently, he headed a Hamburg-based investment research company as a member of the board for 8 years.
He is particularly interested in international small and micro caps and empirical capital market research (behavioral finance).
Commented by Carsten Mainitz
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on December 9th, 2020 | 10:00 CET
Bitcoin Group, BIGG Digital Assets, Deutsche Pfandbriefbank - double-digit price gains within a few days
Promising business developments and advantageous trends brought shareholders of the above-mentioned Companies significant share price gains within a week. We shed some light on the background. Who has the most significant short-term potential?Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on December 7th, 2020 | 09:39 CET
Information is not always wholly and immediately reflected in the price of securities. Especially for companies outside the large caps, this information processing takes longer, which often opens up suitable trading and investment opportunities for investors. Who will win the race?Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on December 1st, 2020 | 10:23 CET
The asset class "commodities" offers investors a broad and exciting investment universe. Especially the high cyclicality of commodity prices provides opportunities. When Gold & Co is in fashion, stocks that operate in this field often develop explosively. But also, commodities that are not among the favorites of investors at times, or are subject to strong fluctuations, such as oil & gas or potash, offer good (countercyclical) investment and trading opportunities.Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on November 30th, 2020 | 10:45 CET
Delivery Hero, wallstreet:online, flatexDEGIRO: Despite a doubling of the share price: Which share is about to be revalued?
"The trend is your friend." This stock market wisdom is quoted often. The message is simple: as long as trends continue, investors should let profits run. In the following, we present three stocks that have doubled in value within the last 12 months. The common denominator is the online business, from which the companies profit differently. Some of these companies are facing a revaluation, thanks to the scalability of their business model and expansion course. Buy and leave it - is the question for which share?Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on November 16th, 2020 | 10:15 CET
It is not always high-tech shares or highly speculative investments with which an investor can generate high returns. Those investors who have patience and foresight have been able to look forward to a number of share price multiplications at many sporting goods manufacturers in recent years. There is no standard success formula for the participants such as Nike, Adidas, Under Armour or Puma. The developments have not been without their setbacks. Investors should pay attention to newcomers in the industry with innovative approaches.Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on October 26th, 2020 | 11:28 CET
"Good numbers, bad numbers." What does that even mean? Often it is the figures or news the Companies publish, only the deviation from expected values or developments. Ultimately, the decisive factor is whether or not a company passes the bar. But the devil is in the details. Here are three companies that have benefited from positive figures or news or where a good news flow is only a matter of time. Who offers the best opportunities?Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on October 19th, 2020 | 11:00 CEST
For commodity producers, the price development of the underlying commodity often sets the pace for the share price development. Nevertheless, cost position and new potentials can cancel out this first rule. Diversification across several commodity classes can also prove advantageous. Project quality and the ability to adapt quickly to different conditions are a top priority. Who has done his homework well?Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on October 12th, 2020 | 07:22 CEST
"The market is always right." There is much truth in the stock market wisdom when viewed over the long term. In the short term, prices are only a snapshot, especially in times of sharp price fluctuations. Sometimes it just takes a little longer for shares to move up again after a long downward phase or bottom formation. Here are three companies that are in exciting positions.Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on October 5th, 2020 | 10:42 CEST
Filled company coffers open up many opportunities to seize growth opportunities. From a timing point of view, capital increases or new investments are therefore often interesting. Which companies are now sitting on high level liquidity that can be invested profitably, or who will soon receive new funds? Here are three companies that investors should take a closer look at right now.Read
Commented by Carsten Mainitz on September 28th, 2020 | 14:57 CEST
Palantir Technologies, Velocity Minerals, SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner: where do the opportunities lie now?
Last week investors were shaken from severe market volatility. While the Dow Jones was able to make up almost all its losses by the weekend, losing just under 2% on the balance and the Nasdaq even gaining just under 2%, investors had to put up with a decline of around 5% in the Dax and around 4.5% in the price of gold. So where do the opportunities lie now?Read