Caught Up in the Little Stocks

Continuing my report from last week's Roth Conference, two more small-caps are worth commentary. The second night of entertainment featured 38 Special, and their 1980s anthem, Caught Up In You, provides the perfect theme for the little stocks vying to become big ones someday.

A new "Long Shot"-type small-cap name that caught my attention was Synthesis Energy Systems (SYMX). This Houston-based company has a proprietary coal gasification technology. It is developing its business by building gasification plants in China, where there is a burning need to move away from burning dirty coal, so to speak. The company has struggled because its first joint-venture (JV) plant in Shandong province was idled due to issues with the JV partner, a coal and chemical company that was supposed to use the syngas as a feedstock for its plant next door. That plant is idle while SES renegotiates the deal to free it to sell into other markets....751 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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