Topic Archives: pump and dump

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    Oh goodness, Joe, thanks for the special mention but I was not one of the two people in your blog that "nailed" DOMO. Mo...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Huge publishers like Agora make almost unfathomable amounts of money from subscriptions, there's little reason for them ...

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    Stansberry is nothing more than a pump-and-dump marketing firm disguised as an investment service. Stansberry fooled me ...

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    BAE Systems is British and you can trade its ADR in the USA where many of its security applications are under developmen...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Welcome bioinvestor, and very glad indeed to have you here. We have to confess we're a tad behind on write-ups because o...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Kalytera is KALY.V in Canada, not KALY OTC in the US (that one is a company called Kali, which looks more like a straigh...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Just taking a quick look, Zenosense appears to be a pump-and-dump stock. Nothing in the financials makes it look like a...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I'd start by looking at the size of the contract and the financial impact. Haven't heard of or looked at that company's...

  • SoGiAm

    Off topic: Brokerage Firm Charged With Gatekeeper Failures Related to Pump-and-Dump Scheme http://www.sec.gov/news/pres...

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    CEMP was a top pick by CMLPro which has had a number of good recommendations (e.g., Relypsa before the big bump). That...

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    Dr Bonz...Yes, it's even worse than that: Feckless Fallon made an fallacious allegationation that Dhilon is a fraudu...

  • Anamorph

    Google Finance shows a one-day peak of $6/sh on May 20, 2013. This may have been an intraday anomaly, not the closing ...

  • JohnM

    Yahoo chart shows an 11-for-1 split on May 28, 2013 to 54 cents, followed by a four-week run to a maximum price of $1.24...

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    Pump-and-dump anyone?...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Looks like pump-and-dump penny stock junk to me....

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    It's true that no one should buy a stock on a newsletter recco alone, but the big publishers, at least, should be quite ...

  • sogiam

    AVXL-The terrible trio Agora, Lincoln Park and Maxim Kolbert has pump-and-Dump claws into Anavex per Adam Feuerstein B...

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    $BTEBY Became a Gummie too late to buy Benitec, but the story is very instructive: 1. There are schnooks managing ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Generally true of most pump and dump stocks, which is a lot of what Smith's firm is paid to cover -- the only reason I d...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Stock Gumshoe absolutely never promotes stocks or is paid by the companies I write about. Oxford Club probably doesn't e...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Very unlikely to be anything worthwhile there -- looks like a stock promoter's pump-and-dump to me....

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Any reason you can give why CABN is more than pump-and-dump junk? Looks like a press release with a $1.5 million market...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Nowhere, as far as I can tell. I am certainly not qualified to judge whether their patents or patent applications are i...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Disclosure is generally pretty good from the pump-and-dump crowd of stock promoters -- it's easy to include the disclosu...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Nope. OK, I should qualify that: I have no idea what the company does. But the ad's disclaimer clearly says it's a ...

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    Now I see that little Novatel made today's front page of WSJ about how their CEO pumped and dumped his company's stock i...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Hi Jeremy, Welcome aboard! I have never heard of Concierge Technologies but just quickly looked it up -- this is a c...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Ah, in previous pitches they were claiming no relation to the pumpers (which would make it really hard to successfully p...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Hi Peter, I don't mind you calling our attention to anything. I don't much care what people call themselves, though...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Nothing was erased, we just don't automatically publish comments that have links in them as part of our spam-filtering e...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Haven't seen the promos for that, but iTalk (TALK) is a $30 million company with no revenue, which means anyone recommen...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I'm not a lawyer, but most of the time there's at least some truth in press releases like these -- they can be true and ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Have never heard of them, but if they're recommending YFRM they're probably being paid to do so (it's a $6 million compa...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I don't know this company, but it has all the indicators of being a promoted pump-and-dump stock (lots of emails promoti...

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    I suppose one good thing is that their ad is unlikely to affect share price as it would for most of the microcap stocks ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Yes, in many ways they really set the stage for the pump-and-dump stock fraud/stock promotion operations that are still ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Don't know the company, but I just looked them up and the market cap is $670,000. That's not missing a comma or zeros, ...

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    The float is usually thin and the spreads are therefore larger, so your cost of investing is typically higher. On the ot...

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    Last week I joined the irregulars, and Travis has already saved me about 300 times the subscription. I've been follow...

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    Well, the teaser ads were still rolling in as of a few weeks ago and the company was still sending out self-congratulato...

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    I'd be very surprised if that's the case here. She may well also profit from it, since she holds it personally...

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    It's a pump-and-dump. It has nothing to do with this thread. The guy has either shares or calls, and is trying to g...

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    According to another website (justicedept.com) SAIR is a total scam. They call it a 'pump-and-dump' scam. They get peopl...

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    Well we've had our entertainment reading ol' Louie's recommendations...but independent of his lousy track record... C...

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    Who the heck would fool with something that is $0.14???? There are plenty of REAL companies out there that actually mak...

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    MEDX is a real pump-and-dump. In a freefall since september of last year. ZERO out of 5 techs positive. '04 low was $4...

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    Lastly, Murchison is showing lower tops and lower bottoms. Trades in an orderly downward chanel. 3.60 AU breaks a spre...

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