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Next Big Thing Alert Consumer: The Cat Cafe Wave is Purring

At Next Big Thing Research . . . NBT Research for short . . .we are always on the lookout for exploding growth in new consumer categories. Cat cafe’s . . .  where you can enjoy your morning, lunch and evening coffee/tea/beverage and snack with dozens of shelter cats . . . started in the […]

In Case You Missed the Last 15 Years of The Daily Show . . .

. . . Here are NINE of the best episodes IMHO.    

MCW Energy Group: Update on America’s First Pollution Free Oil Sands Play

MCW Energy Group (MCWEF) is pioneering environmentally safe extraction of oil from the nearly 30 billion barrels of oil buried in the oil sands of Utah. Their initial plant in Vernal, Utah is now producing 100 barrels a day of high grade 32 API crude oil from their 80 million barrel oil sands reserves. Under […]

NBT Equities Research Update on MCW Energy Group (MCWEF) Operations & Plant Financing

My colleagues at our capital financing group NBT Capital Markets tell me that the new range for WTI oil prices…let’s call it $55-$65…has opened up significant interest in the structured capital markets for building MCW’s planned 5,000 barrel a day plant (two identical 2,500 bpd plants side by each) in Utah. Especially with longer term […]

MCWEF Operations Now LIVE…

MCW Energy (MCWEF) Rolls Into Production Mode at Its Utah Oil Sands Extraction Plant   -MCW Energy Group Limited, (“MCW”), (TSX VENTURE: MCW) (MCWEF), a Canadian holding company involved in the creation of oil sands extraction technologies, through MCW Oil Sands Recovery, LLC, (“MCW Oil Sands”) announced further progress at its initial extraction plant lease […]

The New Apple Watch will be Huge HIT!

The key math point is this: 660 million iPhone users break down into sequentially high to low Apple brand loyalty and engagement. the Top 10% will without question (based on multiple direct surveys from ChangeWave Research and other surveys) acquire an Apple Watch in the next 12 months. That is your 55-65 million watches.  

Newtek Business Services (NEWT) New Target $19.14 from

Newtek Business Services Corp.(NEWT) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from Hold to Buy with a ratings score of B-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: Get Report “We rate NEWTEK BUSINESS SERVICES CP (NEWT) a BUY. This is driven by several positive factors, which we believe should have a greater […]

$15 Million Investment into Propell Technologies (PROP) by $Billionaire Abramovich is a Complete Game-Changer reported on the Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich investing $15 million into Houston-based Propell Technologies Group, Inc. (OTC:PROP) and its new fracking technology from wholly owned subsidiary Novas Energy. It appears that Abramovich…who made most of his billions investing in Russian oil company Sibneft (now Gazprom)…is excited about what PROP’s patented Plasma Pulse Technology means […]

How Orgenesis (ORGS) Hopes to Cure Type 1 Diabetes

For hundreds of millions of Type 1 diabetics, Orgenesis’ (ORGS) patented treatment is the first real potential cure for their diabetes. The key to Orgenesis’ work is a patented proprietary process called cellular trans-differentiation. According to CEO Scott Kramer, “Cellular trans-differentiation causes one adult cell type -– in our case, an adult liver cell -– […]

Zenosense Inc. – Early detection saves lives! (ZENO)

Ticker: OTCQB: ZENO Website: It’s been all over the TV. Masked health workers screening airplane passengers for elevated body temperatures that can signal Ebola infection. They’re screening with a simple “temperature gun.” It’s not fool-proof by a long shot. But it’s all that’s currently available. Even this elementary screening could potentially save millions of lives by early […]

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Sell Short RHT

SmallCap Network: Sell Short RHT

Buy Long WDO.TO

SmallCap Network: Buy Long WDO.TO

Reinsurance M&A No Panacea, But Momentum To Continue: S&P

Merger and acquisition activity among global reinsurance firms is expected to continue through the rest of 2015 and into 2016, with only the strongest expected to have the best future prospects,…

Can 10 REIT Dogs Average 44.93% Upsides And 50.02% Net Gains By August 26, 2016?

Since the fall of 2011, reports in this series have used dog dividend methodology to uncover possible buy opportunities in each of eight major market sectors listed by Yahoo Finance. This article…

Buy Long BTU

SmallCap Network: Buy Long BTU

Is Aegon On The Right Track?

Aegon (NYSE:AEG) is the supplier of life insurance, pensions and asset management services. The company operates in the Americas, the Netherlands, the U.K and New Markets, which includes a number…

Prospect Capital: Q4 2015 Update – 4 Critical Issues

Prospect Capital (NASDAQ:PSEC) reported $0.25 per share of NII and $0.26 per share of earnings, which is adjusted for unrealized/realized gains (losses). In my previous article, “Prospect Capital:…

Somewhere Over The Rainbow: Discovery, Near-Term Catalysts And The Appeal

A1. Overturning the 3rd Amendment to the Senior Preferred Stock Purchase Agreement is central to the “value proposition” supporting an investment in the Freddie Mac (OTCQB:FMCC) and Fannie Mae…

The St. Joe Company: Not Quite A REIT

The St. Joe Company (NYSE:JOE) owns a lot of land in Florida, and recently received approval for a large development project. The company may be a decent long-term investment, but could take time…

O Vs. NNN: Is Bigger Better?

Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) and National Retail Properties, Inc. (NYSE:NNN) are both triple net lease real estate investment trusts, or REITs. But Realty Income seems to garner a lot more…

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Guest commentary: California tech companies should be careful what they wish for

Aging in Place: The ELEPHANT in the Room

The Good News: 4G LTE in Tanzania

Muskegon Heights health centers earn $68,550 in Obamacare funds

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