Author: Michael Taylor

I trade small caps where the risk/ reward is firmly in my favour. Buy the dream by all means, but don't leave the risk on the shelf. www.shiftingshares.com @shiftingshares

Shifting Shares (12 June 2019) – Dilapidated sites aren’t exciting #LGRS
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Shifting Shares (12 June 2019) – Dilapidated sites aren’t exciting #LGRS

Michael Taylor- June 12, 2019

I'm finding fewer stocks breaking out as the weeks go by. That tells me to flip my strategy around and start looking for breakdowns rather ... Read More

Live Company Group – Building for growth (LVCG)
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Live Company Group – Building for growth (LVCG)

Michael Taylor- June 10, 2019

Live Company Group is due to report its full year 2018 results in the next few weeks. As the last half-year results only covered until ... Read More

Shifting Shares (27 May 2019) – Follow the leaders #EYE #EVRH #FEVR #FUTR
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Shifting Shares (27 May 2019) – Follow the leaders #EYE #EVRH #FEVR #FUTR

Michael Taylor- May 27, 2019

News roundup Pets At Home announced that it was performing ahead of expectations, and the stock reacted in earnest. (more…) Read More

Shifting Shares (22 May 2019) – All about the As #ABDP #ALT #GRG
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Shifting Shares (22 May 2019) – All about the As #ABDP #ALT #GRG

Michael Taylor- May 22, 2019

News roundup AB Dynamics (ABDP) has gone absolutely parabolic for holders a few weeks after the half-year update. (more…) Read More

Shifting Shares (14 May 2019) #ARC #BKS #BIDS
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Shifting Shares (14 May 2019) #ARC #BKS #BIDS

Michael Taylor- May 15, 2019

I've liked this stock for a while as the chart has been nicely uptrending. It's already a ten-bagger since 2015, but still almost nobody is ... Read More

Shifting Shares (7 May 2019) – Burford’s Breakdown
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Shifting Shares (7 May 2019) – Burford’s Breakdown

Michael Taylor- May 8, 2019

News Roundup Last week, Bushveld Minerals released what appeared to be a great RNS: I had suggested in a previous column that if it tested ... Read More

Shifting Shares (29 April 2019) – CPR no longer needed? #CPR #ABDP
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Shifting Shares (29 April 2019) – CPR no longer needed? #CPR #ABDP

Michael Taylor- April 30, 2019

News roundup MX Oil (MXO) hit a high of nearly 0.5p after a Sheikh (allegedly) bought almost 30%. I still don't believe that he did, ... Read More

Shifting Shares (23 April 2019) – Sun’s out, shorts out #BOKU #BMN #FRAN
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Shifting Shares (23 April 2019) – Sun’s out, shorts out #BOKU #BMN #FRAN

Michael Taylor- April 23, 2019

News roundup D4T4 announced a slightly ahead statement last week - usually these are received well by the market but instead we saw a slight ... Read More

Shifting Shares (16 April 2019) – Going Platinum #FDEV #SLP
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Shifting Shares (16 April 2019) – Going Platinum #FDEV #SLP

Michael Taylor- April 16, 2019

News roundup Last week, Indivior (INDV) announced that it was to be the subject of a Grand Jury Indictment, which, whilst a long and drawn ... Read More

Shifting Shares (7 April 2019) – Parklife! #PMG
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Shifting Shares (7 April 2019) – Parklife! #PMG

Michael Taylor- April 8, 2019

News roundup ReNeuron (RENE) had another good RNS this week, after a a strong buyer came in and pushed the price up - RENE was ... Read More

Shifting Shares (1 April 2019) – The Perfect Hedge #BBSN #LIT
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Shifting Shares (1 April 2019) – The Perfect Hedge #BBSN #LIT

Michael Taylor- April 2, 2019

News roundup Brave Bison announced its results last week and the stock promptly dumped, flushing out all weak hands including myself. It didn't help that ... Read More

Shifting Shares (27 March 2019) – Managing downside #DEB #IDP #BBSN
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Shifting Shares (27 March 2019) – Managing downside #DEB #IDP #BBSN

Michael Taylor- March 27, 2019

News roundup Debenhams may finally be going under, as its released a statement which sounded ominous. On the other hand, Mike Ashley might offer 5p ... Read More

Shifting Shares (19 March 2019) – Surprise, Surprise #BIDS #GKP #MTC
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Shifting Shares (19 March 2019) – Surprise, Surprise #BIDS #GKP #MTC

Michael Taylor- March 19, 2019

News roundup I don't recall much news from last week, aside from being bombarded by the dreaded B word. Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank have decided ... Read More

Shifting Shares (11 March 2019) – Choppy Conditions #PHD #BBSN #IDP
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Shifting Shares (11 March 2019) – Choppy Conditions #PHD #BBSN #IDP

Michael Taylor- March 11, 2019

News roundup Red Emperor had some fantastic moves last week if you were feeling brave, or understand oil terminology. Proactis Holdings also continued to be ... Read More

Shifting Shares (5 March 2019) – Statistical Seduction & City Financial
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Shifting Shares (5 March 2019) – Statistical Seduction & City Financial

Michael Taylor- March 5, 2019

The Seduction of Statistics Red Emperor Resources (RMP) announced an RNS on Friday which promptly tombstone piledrivered the price by 60%. Many punters like to ... Read More

Shifting Shares (25 Feb 2019) – All about the data #D4T4 #RRE #BKS #ALT
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Shifting Shares (25 Feb 2019) – All about the data #D4T4 #RRE #BKS #ALT

Michael Taylor- February 25, 2019

It was a relatively quiet week for me with few setups showing themselves. Much like a surfer with no waves, if there's a lack of ... Read More

Shifting Shares (17 Feb 2019) – Cash is a position #MTFB #LVCG #PRSM
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Shifting Shares (17 Feb 2019) – Cash is a position #MTFB #LVCG #PRSM

Michael Taylor- February 18, 2019

News roundup The best trading opportunity in months presented itself last week with Motif Bio (MTFB), as the FDA did not grant approval to Iclaprim ... Read More

Shifting shares (10 Feb 2019) – The future is bright #FUTR #CAML #CREO
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Shifting shares (10 Feb 2019) – The future is bright #FUTR #CAML #CREO

Michael Taylor- February 11, 2019

News Roundup Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR) released a stunning piece of news on Friday announcing a farm-out with Shell. It doesn't really get much bigger ... Read More

Shifting Shares (3 Feb 2019) – Gaining altitude #ALT #KAZ #BIDS #RPT #MTFB
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Shifting Shares (3 Feb 2019) – Gaining altitude #ALT #KAZ #BIDS #RPT #MTFB

Michael Taylor- February 3, 2019

Last week saw Anglo African's (AAOG) drill results finally come in - this was not the huge spike I was hoping for but it offered ... Read More

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