John has been covering financial markets since before the FTSE 100 existed, starting out on the Industries and Commodities team at Dun & Bradstreet, before moving on to Datastream, where he was head of the news team for several years. After a succession of management roles at Thomson Reuters he returned to front-line journalism in 2006. Prior to joining Proactive Investors he was managing editor at Sharecast.
Though the turnaround is far from complete, the Russian gold producer is clearly heading in the right direction after a transformational 2016
In a "coals to Newcastle" deal, Fox Marble is exporting marble to Turkey, a region known as a marble producer
The strategy currently being pursued by the board is well thought-out and is working ... the board said
It represents a third revenue stream for Vast Resources
The agriculture and forestry company is ready to play its part in the 'Grow Africa' initiative
The posh wallpaper company has put the disruption caused by flooding of one of its factories behind it
The accounting treatment decided upon for the contract jibes with the line taken by investment analysts in their current year forecasts
The company will be giving a presentation to investors today, highlighting - among other things - the opportunity presented by the growing single board computing market.
Unheard of ... the BOBBB virtual portfolio actually made money in the last week and it is all thanks to turnaround play Corero.
It is still early days for the Dividends Don't Lie experiment but already one is heading for the exit and two more are asking to be let in.
The Bombed Out but Bouncing Back portfolio had another tough week, prompting a change of policy over stocks with wide bid/offer spreads.
At the end of January, John Harrington tweaked the famous investment strategy known as the Dogs of the Dow, and applied it to UK stocks. How are the investments doing?