Carillion has "no future"?

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Carillion has "no future"?

Post by timco » Fri Jul 14, 2017 12:55 am

Hopefully moving the discussion here...

Good article this it shows up just how much of a disaster Carillion is.

https://www.theguardian.com/business/20 ... least-500m

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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by AAAlphaThunder » Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:14 pm

Carillion has "no future" is just scaremongering.
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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by Constantine » Sat Jul 15, 2017 12:13 pm

Press comment states that Carillion was (and is) the most shorted stock in the FTSE. As it happens, I know that the FCA has some Short Selling Regulations and shorting has to be disclosed.

I've found you this website that uses the FCA data, and tells you which shares are being shorted
http://shorttracker.co.uk/

I'm not a member of the investment club. I'm just trying to be helpful here. But, for example, I'd suggest you don't buy any shares in Ocado. If there's a lot of people out there who think a company's share price is overvalued, it's a good idea to stay away from it, unless you really know something. Sometimes the shorters are bang on. As they were with Carillion.

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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by mike » Sat Jul 15, 2017 3:58 pm

Lets get out and lick our wounds?
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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by AAAlphaThunder » Sat Jul 15, 2017 5:08 pm

Constantine wrote:Press comment states that Carillion was (and is) the most shorted stock in the FTSE. As it happens, I know that the FCA has some Short Selling Regulations and shorting has to be disclosed.

I've found you this website that uses the FCA data, and tells you which shares are being shorted
http://shorttracker.co.uk/

I'm not a member of the investment club. I'm just trying to be helpful here. But, for example, I'd suggest you don't buy any shares in Ocado. If there's a lot of people out there who think a company's share price is overvalued, it's a good idea to stay away from it, unless you really know something. Sometimes the shorters are bang on. As they were with Carillion.
Sound advice. Thank you and even as a non-member your comments are valued by us.
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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by AAAlphaThunder » Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:19 pm

Underfog tip for members of the imutual Cashback Investment Club.
The next club valuation will see the unit price fall dramatically. Now would be a good time to add funds in order to max out any future gains.
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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by kevinchess1 » Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:55 pm

'Future Gains :!: What Future gains :?:
At the moment, 'Cash-in-the=bank' is our 2nd biggest earner :(
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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by mike » Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:01 am

The dead cat has bounced, but they only bounce so far
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Re: Carillion has "no future"?

Post by blythburgh » Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:37 am

Dead cat bounce is due to them being awarded the HS2 rail link work.
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