Q: Your advice and the newsletters have been very helpful. I have a question for you: Do you see Zen Graphene Solutions Ltd. as a buy?

A: Zen Graphene Solutions, $1.65, symbol ZEN on the Toronto Venture Exchange (Shares outstanding: 84.3 million; Market cap: $132.4 million; www.zengraphene.com), discovered its Albany graphite deposit in northern Ontario in 2011.

Apart from developing a mine at the property, the company also hopes to use graphite… Read More

Theme Investing: Trendy Stocks Will Not Always Lead to Profits

Theme investing, particularly when snatched from the latest headlines, may seem appealing—but more often than not will lead to poor returns
Theme investors zero in on something that’s going on in the world—in business, politics, technology or society as a whole—and try to cash in… Read More

Energy stock investments: 5 tips for making the best picks

If you want to make the best energy stock investments, you should to read this advice
Most investors who are looking at energy stock investments would likely think of oil and gas first. But energy stocks also cover green energy stocks, including power from renewable resources… Read More

Pass on this ETF

INVESCO SOLAR ETF $23 (New York symbol TAN; TSINetwork ETF Rating: Aggressive; Market cap: $363.0 million) has a limited focus, investing in companies in the solar energy industry. Most are in the U.S. and China.
Among renewable energy sources, solar is forecast to expand the fastest over the… Read More

These ETFs hold top green stocks

Demand for renewable energy continues to grow, supported by government incentives and technological advances that lower costs. Still, the broad increase in power needs worldwide—along with relatively cheap oil and natural gas prices—should keep fossil fuels as the primary energy source for years to come.
There… Read More