Q: Hi, Pat. Thank you for sharing your wisdom and advice. Could you update your thoughts on PLU (Plateau Energy) and its latest stock decline? Thanks. Keep up the good work. Take care.

A: Plateau Energy Metals, $0.26, symbol PLU on the Toronto Venture Exchange (Shares outstanding: 79.5 million; Market cap: $20.7 million; www.plateauenergymetals.com), is a Canadian lithium and uranium exploration and development company working in southeastern Peru. The company was formerly known as Plateau Uranium, but changed… Read More

Identify and Avoid a Costly Speculation Boom

Identify and Avoid a Costly Speculation Boom

Avoid costly mistakes in penny stock and venture capital investments by navigating speculation booms
In the 1990s and early 2000s, many Internet stocks rose to extraordinary heights based on the number of visits to their websites, rather than dollars in their bank accounts. Back then, lots… Read More

Q: Hello. I am just wondering what your thoughts are on Patriot One. Its innovative security system could become something interesting. Speculative, I’m sure, but who knows? Thanks.

A: Patriot One Technologies, $1.80, symbol PAT on the Toronto Venture Exchange (Shares outstanding: 117.0 million; Market cap: $224.8 million; www.patriot1tech.com), develops radar devices and software.

The company hopes to offer a system it calls PATSCAN CMR. It’s a covert, radar-screening device and software system to… Read More