Rupert Hargreaves

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  • Profit From Africa's Growth With These 3 Early Movers

    By Rupert Hargreaves - May 21, 2013 | Tickers: BCS, C, DB, MA, V | Editor's Choice

    According to the IMF, Africa's economic growth is surging, especially south of the Sahara with the Ivory Coast and Mozambique leading the way. Economic growth in countries south of the Sahara is expected to be 8% this year. South Africa, the continent's biggest economy, is expected to grow at 3.3% after recovering from the crippling mining strikes in the country last year.

    Meanwhile, the IMF predicts that more »

  • The Myth of Book Value

    By Rupert Hargreaves - November 30, 2012 | Tickers: AA, BAC, ETFC, HPQ, INTC, NRG, WPX | Editor's Choice

    Price to book ratio is a metric usually used by investors to determine if a stock price is undervaluing the asset value of the company. However, one of the problems with this is that the P/B ratio can other be incredibly misleading. For example many tech firms like HP and Intel will often have patents on their balance sheets. These will account for a good portion of the company more »