Denkyosha: profitable and trading at 37% of BV

Japanese shares have been soaring since 2012 and the Nikkei is currently at a level last seen in 2000. As a result many of the net-nets that were available in Japan have now disappeared. This has made it a bit harder to find replacements for companies in my Japanese basket of stocks. As a general […]

Berling SA

One of the few places where I’m still finding some cheap and small companies is Poland. Last year I made my first investment there in a company called Śnieżka. This post is about another Polish stock that I recently bought: Berling SA (ticker: BRG:WSE). Berling SA is a wholesaler of refrigerating and air-conditioning equipment. The […]

Avi-Tech Electronics: cigar butt provides puff

Last week Avi-Tech Electronics (ticker: SGX:CT1) released results for their third fiscal quarter. The company posted a profit from continuing operations of $1.3m SGD. Revenue for the quarter was $6.1m and up 5.8% compared to Q3 2014. The liquidation of their US subsidiaries is also progressing. All in all is was a decent result and […]

Bank of McKenney

Bank of McKenney (BOMK) is a small bank located in Virginia and serving customers within the counties of Dinwiddie, Chesterfield and Prince George and the cities of Colonial Heights, Hopewell and Petersburg. The bank has been in operation for more than 100 years: it was established on June 5, 1906. At year-end 2014 the bank […]

Stelios Kanakis: results for 2014

A couple of days ago Stelios Kanakis posted their 2014 annual report. I first wrote a post about the company in February 2014. As a quick reminder: Stelios Kanakis is a Greek distributor of raw materials for pastry, bakery and ice-cream products. As usual, the annual report is in English and does a great job […]