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Thomas has been the publisher and editor of The Bowser Report since January 2013. From January 2012 to January 2013, he was a co-editor at The Bowser Report, and before that (October 2010 to January 2012), he was a research analyst with the company. Thomas gained unique experience working under R. Max Bowser, the newsletter's founder.

Newtek to restate past earnings

By |2013-03-15T10:39:03-04:00March 15th, 2013|Categories: Company Blurbs|

Newtek Business Services (CM:NEWT) will restate its earnings for the 2011 fiscal year, along with its quarterly results ending March 31, 2012, June 30, 2012 and September 30, 2012. The reason is understated merchant chargeback reserves for each of the listed periods. The company filed an 8-K to the Securities and Exchange Commission, which notified investors [...]

Joe's Jeans purchases earn-out

By |2013-03-15T10:36:49-04:00March 15th, 2013|Categories: Company Blurbs|

Joe’s Jeans Inc (CM:JOEZ) restructured its payments to the company’s founder, Joe Dahan. Under this new agreement, JOEZ will pay Mr. Dahan a fixed $9,168,000 over an accelerated period of time. The company believes that this agreement will save it money, contributing an additional $0.03 per share in earnings for the 2013 fiscal year. Commenting on [...]

Joe’s Jeans purchases earn-out

By |2013-03-15T10:36:49-04:00March 15th, 2013|Categories: Company Blurbs|

Joe’s Jeans Inc (CM:JOEZ) restructured its payments to the company’s founder, Joe Dahan. Under this new agreement, JOEZ will pay Mr. Dahan a fixed $9,168,000 over an accelerated period of time. The company believes that this agreement will save it money, contributing an additional $0.03 per share in earnings for the 2013 fiscal year. Commenting on [...]

Sequestration’s effects on Bowser stocks

By |2013-03-15T15:58:06-04:00March 15th, 2013|Categories: Featured News Articles|

By now, you might be sick of hearing about sequestration--the $85 billion in federal budget cuts that President Obama signed into law on Friday, March 1. Although the topic may have been over-covered in mainstream media, we think that it is important to explain how it could affect our recommendations. We thought about what companies could [...]

Sequestration's effects on Bowser stocks

By |2013-03-15T10:34:51-04:00March 15th, 2013|Categories: Featured News Articles|

By now, you might be sick of hearing about sequestration--the $85 billion in federal budget cuts that President Obama signed into law on Friday, March 1. Although the topic may have been over-covered in mainstream media, we think that it is important to explain how it could affect our recommendations. We thought about what companies could [...]

36+ years of picking stocks

By |2013-03-15T15:57:58-04:00March 15th, 2013|Categories: Featured News Articles|

How every stock we've recommended has done It’s that time again! The release of our annual Historical Review. After 36 years, this database is turning into quite a large document. The good news is that if you don’t want to thumb through the 20 plus pages of Bowser history, we are including a very comprehensive summary [...]

February 2012 Feature: Bowser 101: Share repurchases

By |2013-03-14T10:38:11-04:00March 14th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

The different types of share repurchases and what they mean for investors Every once and a while, a Bowser Company of the Month will make a decision that causes confusion among a few of our Buckaroos. Right after the January issue went to print, Tucows Inc (A:TCX) reported the results of a Dutch Tender Offer—one of [...]

Bowser Microcap Stock Index Update 03/11/13

By |2013-03-11T22:30:04-04:00March 11th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Bowser Microcap Index posts 4.2% weekly gain After two poor weeks, the Bowser Microcap Stock Index is back in the black. After closing at 491.65 on 03/01/13, the Index rose 4.2% to 512.30. The Index slipped slightly Monday, to 489.52, but then ran up with four consecutive up days. Thursday alone, the Microcap Stock Index gained [...]

Bowser Microcap Stock Index Update 03/04/13

By |2013-03-04T10:51:23-04:00March 4th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Bowser Microcap Stock Index continues weekly slide, losing 1.7% After posting a 3.7% loss last week, the Bowser Microcap Stock Index closed this week down another 1.7%. Driving this week's slide was Contango Oil & Gas's (MCF) 8.2% decline from Friday February 22 to Monday February 25. The main culprit? Revenue and earnings misses (see MCF's [...]

Niche Penny Stocks

By |2013-02-28T16:25:07-04:00February 28th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Finding niche penny stocks riding large trends...and succeeding Investing in trends can be fun! However, it can also be expensive. When attempting to invest in a trend, peeling back the layers can reveal successful, soaring penny stocks. It is easy to be blinded by the bigger companies, but there are always little guys standing to benefit. [...]