Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!

‘Oh, the weather outside is frightful But the fire is so delightful And since we’ve no place to go Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow’ As I am sure almost all of you know, the above lyrics form the first verse of the popular Christmas song “Let It Snow!...
Schlumberger Inc: drill, baby, drill

Schlumberger Inc: drill, baby, drill

“All that matters is winnin’!” No doubt I missed the deep philosophical undertones that the script writers of Dallas embedded within their hit show of too long ago to remember but even in my formative years I quickly realised that hitting a big oil...
New Funds can take profits!

New Funds can take profits!

‘Every day brings new choices’ – Martha Beck A couple of months or so into the life of the Dynamic Opportunities Fund I realise we have done something rather unusual by top-slicing four (and counting) of our investments to crystalise some profits. The...
Does luck play a role with investments?

Does luck play a role with investments?

‘Everything in life is luck’ – Donald Trump The President of the United States made the above quote well before he obtained political office but it is a mantra that has seemingly serviced him individually rather well over recent years. In my experience luck is...