Occupation: Research House
Interests: Economics, Stocks
Hardman & Co is a market leader in independent equity research on small and mid cap quoted companies not adequately researched by stockbrokers. Specialist expertise within the firm includes: oil and gas, mining, agriculture, technology, media and telecoms, engineering, financial services, healthcare, support services, retail, property and pubs, breweries and leisure, and building materials.
We help to create an informed investor base which aids companies seeking equity finance. We also value companies for aquisition, tax and share option purposes.
We work together with our client companies, researching them extensively - looking at factors including their environment and competition, and aiming to produce the most reliable estimates available for the future. Our research is heavily spreadsheet-based and we take pride in the structure and quality of our business modelling. Hardman & Co is responsible for the HealthInvestor Index which includes monthly analysis of a comprehensive index of healthcare companies traded on the London Stock Exchange. Hardman & Co is a leading commentator in the agricultural space.
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Park Group FLASH: Results Ahead of Expectations, 2012 Estimates Raised Pre-tax profit, stripping out some exceptional gains, was £7.0m vs the £6.5m we expected and £5.3m the previous year. We look for £8.0m in the year to March 2012, and £9.0m the year after that. The key driver in this performance is better margins, as Park moves an increasing proportion of its activities away from…
Last week the movers and shakers of the Sri Lanka quoted business community, accompanied by a senior Government minister and the Chairman of the Colombo Stock Exchange, descended on London. The aim: to present to London investment managers and negotiate possible deals. Companies representing 20% of the Colombo Stock Exchange market capitalization were present, including John Keells Holdings, DFCC Bank and Carson Cumberbatch. Here is…
Here is the Hardman & Co Monthly, with the latest estimates and analysis on a number of mid cap and small co quoted companies in the UK and internationally, including Asian Plantations (LON:PALM) , Begbies Traynor (LON:BEG) , Braveheart Investment (LON:BRH) , Murgitroyd (LON:MUR) , Printing.com (LON:PDC) & William Sinclair (LON:SNCL) . Companies in this Monthly have outperformed the Index on a ratio of more…