Q: Pat: What is your analysis of Glaukos Corp.? It was a new issue in 2015, and I know you don’t like those. Thank you; I appreciate any advice you can provide.

A: Glaukos Corporation, $46.65, symbol GKOS on NYSE (Shares outstanding: 34.3 million; Market cap: $1.6 billion; www.glaukos.com) first offered shares to the public in June 2015 at $18 per share; the share price rose 73.4% in its first day of trading.
Glaukos develops and markets medical… Read More

What is over-the-counter trading?

Over-the-counter trading is for investors who don’t mind risk and are willing to chance losing their money.

Over-the-counter trading is a term used to refer to the buying and selling of stocks via a dealer network instead of one the major exchanges like the TSX,… Read More

Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, October 10, 2014

SYMANTEC CORP., $21.94, symbol SYMC on Nasdaq, plans to break itself into two publicly traded companies.

One will keep the Symantec name and focus on antivirus and security software and services. This business had $4.2 billion of revenue in Symantec’s 2014 fiscal year, which ended March… Read More

BELLATRIX EXPLORATION $5.24 – Toronto symbol BXE

BELLATRIX EXPLORATION $5.24 (Toronto symbol BXE; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (403- 266-8670; www.bellatrixexploration.com; Shares outstanding: 191.1 million; Market cap: $1.1 billion; No dividends paid) is now trading on the New York Stock Exchange, also under the BXE symbol.

Bellatrix originally listed its common shares on the… Read More