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28. November 2019 | 10:10 CET

Deutsche Rohstoff AG, K+S AG, Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. - Buy recommendation with over 100% potential

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Growth and prosperity are based on energy and raw materials. More than seven billion people around the globe enjoy the benefits of running water, electricity and transport connections every day. Communication based on an internet connection already enables more than four billion people today to exchange information in all parts of the world. We live in a business world with more and more market participants. More and more buyers and users as well as sellers and suppliers meet. The demands in nutrition, use and logistics are constantly increasing and as an investor there are interesting opportunities to participate in this development.

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5.25% yield with corporate bond

In recent years, Deutsche Rohstoff AG has developed into a successful supplier in the energy sector. In the USA, the company operates more than 80 wells through subsidiaries in the states of Colorado, Utah and North Dakota and in the first nine months of this year produced an average of around 2,000 barrels of crude oil of a total of 4,676 barrels oil equivalent per day.

In this period of the current fiscal year, the company generated revenues of EUR 31.2 million, EBITDA of EUR 19.2 million and a net profit of EUR 2.4 million. The Company recently announced the placement of a EUR 100 million bond with a coupon of 5.25%. With a share price of EUR 13.50, Deutsche Rohstoff AG has a market capitalization of around EUR 70 million.

Buy recommendation with price potential of over 100%

Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. is also focused on crude oil and has produced more than 700 barrels of crude oil in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan on an annual average to date, with around 30 wells drilled, with a trend towards 1,000 barrels by the end of the year. In the first six months of this year, the company generated over CAD 10 million in sales and a profit of approximately CAD 2.8 million. Further information on the business development is expected shortly with the figures for the first nine months.

The analysts at GBC Research in Germany have taken a closer look at the company and rated it 'Buy' with a target price of 0.31 CAD and 0.21 EUR respectively. The company is currently worth around 30 million CAD or 19 million EUR on the stock exchange at a share price of 0.13 CAD. The complete GBC Research Report is available here:

Price losses after burst takeover

K+S AG specialises in the salt sector and is thus an important supplier of fertilizers for agriculture. The company has an international orientation and is also dependent on the potash price in global competition. In the first nine months of this year, the company generated revenues of EUR 3.05 billion and an EBITDA of EUR 480 million. As of 30 September 2019, the company's net financial liabilities amounted to just over EUR 3 billion.

With a share price of EUR 10.40, the stock market value of the company is around EUR 2 billion. More than four years ago, a competitor published a takeover bid for K+S of EUR 41 per share. The takeover did not take place, which from today's perspective is likely to annoy one or the other shareholder.

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23. June 2020 | 07:54 CET

Desert Gold Ventures, First Majestic Silver, K+S - Resources with potential

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Many commodities are currently experiencing a price increase. The precious metals gold and silver are in demand above all because central banks and governments are increasing the money supply with their stability actions, thus creating the need for inflation protection. While gold is largely an independent currency, silver is not only an investment object, but is also used industrially. The energy sector has also calmed down and the price of oil is rising. Copper has recovered from its lows in March 2020. Rising prices mean higher margins, now timing is key.


19. May 2020 | 16:37 CET

First Majestic Silver, K+S, Scottie Resources - the best entry opportunities

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The advantage of volatile markets is that investors can see potential entry prices that they have missed in the past. Whether or not it is still worth taking action now, of course, depends on the future prospects. A price correction in the share price usually has its reasons, but crashes are special opportunities for those who invest in the medium to long term and follow an anti-cyclical investment approach.


14. November 2019 | 10:53 CET


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The past 12 months have been marked by positive developments for gold and silver investors. During this period, the price per ounce of gold rose from below USD 1,198.00 to over USD 1,557.00 - an increase of around 30%. Over the same period, the price per ounce of silver rose by over 41% from less than USD 13.90 to more than USD 19.65. The price per ounce of silver rose from less than USD 1,198.00 to more than USD 1,557.00, an increase of around 30%. In this context, the development of the shares of gold companies is also exciting. The recent decline in the price of precious metals can also be an opportunity to enter the market.