Gaming

The Staying Power of eSports

A Saturday afternoon final. A sold out Arthur Ashe stadium. Millions of fans from all around the world watching. Canadian fans pinning their hopes on a teenage phenom. No, I am not talking about the 2019 Women’s US Open Final, though, it goes without saying, congratulations, Bianca! #ShetheNorth ...

Announcing Flow, a new blockchain for entertainment applications

Our portfolio company Dapper Labs, the creators of CryptoKitties and the Dapper Wallet, today announced Flow, a new blockchain for entertainment applications. Why do we need another blockchain, you ask? And wasn’t CryptoKitties built on Ethereum? And aren’t there already many other blockchains ...

Buy junior video game stock Axion Ventures on weakness, PI says

Axion Ventures (Axion Ventures Stock Quote, Chart, News TSXV:AXV) says its Rising Fire video game is now moving closer to commercial launch, an event which PI Financial analyst David Kwan is taking as a positive for the stock. In an update to clients on Friday, Kwan reiterated his “Buy” rating ...

China Tariff Update: List 4, Next Steps

While the Federal Register notice containing all the relevant details has yet to be published, today, the U.S. Trade Representative published an announcement confirming that certain unidentified products were removed from List 4 for health, safety, national security and similar reasons, and those r ...

The Grow Even Faster Newsletter (August 3rd Edition)

I read a lot of content online. On Saturday mornings, I publish the most interesting links in a newsletter called Grow Even Faster. It features hand-picked articles about marketing, sales, Canadian tech news, and stories that I find different or interesting. If you like what you see, subscribe her ...

Axion Ventures has a 150 per cent upside, says PI Financial

Another major title in the works is good news for Axion Ventures (Axion Ventures News, Stock Quote, Chart TSXV:AXV), according to PI Financial analyst David Kwan, who on Tuesday maintained his “Buy” rating and $1.75 target on the stock. Video game company Axion on Monday announced the signing o ...

Seven Aces has a 174 per cent upside, says Paradigm Capital

Paradigm Capital analyst Kevin Krishnaratne likes the new deal from Seven Aces (Seven Aces News, Stock Quote, Chart TSXV:ACES) which sees the gaming company picking up another ten per cent stake in Georgia-based amusement platform Lucky Bucks. In a research note to clients on Wednesday, Krishnaratn ...

My Personal Story And Why I Ask For Your Help

This is a true story about someone whom I’ll refer to as an investing “refutenik”.   But first, a bit of background. The long-term financial viability of Social Security is questionable, yet some politicians like to toss around the idea of delegating more accountability to John Q. Public fo ...

Dine Brands Serves up Some Tasty Technicals

Dine Brands (DIN) is the parent company for the Applebees and iHop restaurant chains. Regardless of what you think of the restaurants or food, business must be good because DIN is one of the best performing restaurant stocks this year (+44%). It is clearly leading on the price charts and should be ...

How to Spot Reversal Alert Zones and Get the Jump on a Breakout

Breakouts are bullish and often look great, but they do not always offer the best reward-to-risk ratio when taking a trade. As with so many aspects of technical analysis and trading, we must often walk the fine line between anticipating and confirming. The first step to anticipating a breakout is s ...