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Commented by Nico Popp on April 22nd, 2022 | 10:06 CEST

Investments of yesterday for tomorrow: K+S, Globex Mining, Netflix

  • Commodities
  • entertainment

It is better to have and not need than to need and not have - this rightly somewhat hackneyed saying is more topical than ever. Everything is in short supply, whether structural timber, metal fittings or inverters for photovoltaic systems. The first property developers are already reacting and are no longer planning so far into the future for new construction projects. The reason - galloping prices could otherwise eat up the margins. We explain how you as an investor can invest in this phase with the example of three companies below.


Commented by Juliane Zielonka on April 21st, 2022 | 13:58 CEST

Bayer AG, Perimeter Medical, Twitter - Shareholder interests drive share price performance

  • medtech
  • Technology

The life science and medical technology sectors offer investment opportunities. Whether with old hands like Bayer AG or up-and-coming innovative startups like Perimeter Medical, each company has its own fascination. Strong corporate management that acts in the interests of shareholders provides additional confidence. The latter, in particular, is currently being put to the test at the short messaging service Twitter. Elon Musk's takeover bid threatens to dilute existing investors' shares with a poison pill.


Commented by André Will-Laudien on April 21st, 2022 | 13:28 CEST

Split & Dividend: Allianz, Aspermont, Amazon - These Triple-A stocks are a joy to watch!

  • Digitization
  • Marketing
  • Media

In volatile stock market times, investors are again focusing on the time-honored virtues of investing in stocks: stable business models, profits, cash flows, and dividends receive special attention. If a company can also announce investor-friendly buyback programs or splits, then it is usually a liquid and growing Company that has its investors in mind and is also prepared to share. In 2021, the payout ratio of the companies included in the German selection indices was around 42%. That means that almost half of the profits generated end up with the investor. Historically, this figure has fluctuated between 37 and 51%. We look at companies that stand out with special actions.


Commented by Carsten Mainitz on April 21st, 2022 | 12:57 CEST

Valneva, Power Nickel, K+S: The perfect mix for traders and long-term investors!

  • Nickel
  • Commodities

As is well known, the profit lies in the purchase. On the question of how quickly and in what amount this should be realized, traders and long-term investors certainly have quite different answers. The current market phase is interesting for both types of investors. For many sectors, such as commodities or life science, the general conditions are good, so the wave of success can be ridden further. Increased fluctuations also offer short-term opportunities.


Commented by Stefan Feulner on April 21st, 2022 | 11:35 CEST

Plug Power, Barsele Minerals, Nordex - Prepared for the crisis

  • Gold
  • Inflation

A ghost is haunting, not only in Europe. It is the ghost of stagflation. Stagflation means stagnating economic growth with rising inflation. Russia's invasion of Ukraine has now added another factor of uncertainty. The central banks are being challenged. While the Fed reacted by raising interest rates for the first time, the European Central Bank has shone by failing to act. The consequences for consumers are drastic, and inflation is likely to weigh on us for a long time to come due to the food and energy crisis.


Commented by Armin Schulz on April 21st, 2022 | 10:31 CEST

Meta Materials, BYD, Deutsche Telekom - Revolution through metamaterials - which stocks benefit?

  • metamaterials

There have been revolutionary changes in industry throughout time. Be it Ford's assembly line production or the first computers that filled entire rooms - these innovations managed to transform people's lives permanently. Today, a computer doesn't need much space; when in doubt, a cell phone will do. Now, metamaterials are poised to trigger a new revolution. Read more about the advantages of metamaterials and which stocks could benefit from the new technology in the future in this article.


Commented by Nico Popp on April 21st, 2022 | 09:27 CEST

Where you can still place your trust: Deutsche Bank, Desert Gold, Newmont

  • Gold

Thorough research, thoughtful consideration, a sense of timing and trust are all necessary ingredients for sound investments. But time and again, companies disappoint their shareholders. Rarely does it get as bad as it did with Wirecard. Often there is a communication crisis, and announcements are just not kept. We present three stocks and analyze: Where can investors put their trust?


Commented by André Will-Laudien on April 20th, 2022 | 14:01 CEST

Rheinmetall, thyssenkrupp, Defense Metals: The scarce metals matter!

  • RareEarths
  • armaments

Some companies have been in the international spotlight since the outbreak of the Ukraine crisis. This is primarily because they are seen as having an important role in resolving and ending the armed conflict. It is generally assumed that the Ukrainian people can only free themselves from Russia's grip with international support. Thus, it is perfectly legitimate to make investments where no need has been seen in recent years. The peace dividend that has been withheld for years is likely now coming back into circulation - the Ministry of Defense is now rearming after years of consolidation! Who can profit from these orders?


Commented by André Will-Laudien on April 20th, 2022 | 13:30 CEST

Twitter, Alibaba, Triumph Gold - Inflation protection: Golden times for good stocks!

  • Gold
  • Technology

Inflation is galloping, with so-called "steepening" occurring in the bond markets. A steepening yield curve is historically often accompanied by a peak in the stock market in the following 9-15 months after the yield curve reaches a cyclical minimum. The last interest rate low was reached in August 2019 at minus 0.50% in the ten-year range, and it even managed to stay there until October 2020. The DAX reached its all-time high in November 2021 at over 16,300 points, 13 months after the previous interest rate low, then followed a 25% downward correction to 12,400 points. If inflation and the rise in interest rates do not moderate, things look bleak for the stock markets. Selection, therefore, remains key!


Commented by Stefan Feulner on April 20th, 2022 | 12:57 CEST

BP, Saturn Oil + Gas, Deutsche Rohstoff - Continued clear dependence

  • Oil
  • Gas

We can spin it any way we want and make further ambitious plans for a faster transition from fossil fuels to renewables. Still, currently, the global economy is dependent on oil and natural gas. And this is likely to remain the case in the near future, as seen from the significant rises in Brent and WTI crude oil. The primary beneficiaries of this trend - JPMorgan declared a supercycle for oil as early as June 2020 - are undoubtedly the producers of the black gold.