China+Brazil=Telecom Profits, 1/8 Top Performer

Major indexes were up slightly at the time of this writing, though last week’s bull momentum seems to be receding a bit. Broad-based gains on muted volume are the rule for the day as investors take stock of last week’s bull run, which left the Dow sitting at its all-time record.

So far this year, emerging market stocks, especially from China, have made a strong showing in our Top Performer reports. Many analysts expect a lasting emerging market rally this year as capital seeks out more attractive valuations than available on the pricey US equity market.

Today’s Top Performer is the latest addition to this trend. In fact, it was the best out of several China-related stocks near the top of today’s leaderboards. Today’s stock features some less common geographic diversification: a US firm financed by a Chinese bank operating chiefly in Brazil.

NII Holdings (NIHD): nice gains on loan agreement with Chinese export bank.

NII Holdings, based in Virginia, is focused on providing an array of mobile business services in the Brazilian telecom market, including phone and mobile internet. They operate under the Nextel brand.

Their stock posted gains in excess of 25% this morning after announcing a new financing agreement with more favorable terms. Under the terms of the agreement, China Development Bank will substantially extend the payment terms of much of NIHD’s debt in exchange for preferential creditor status with the firm.

Investors piled into the stock, assured that NIHD has the longterm capital access it needs to capture more of Brazil’s growing mobile data market.

Diverse Plays, Great Profits: All in a single news day.

Keep checking our blog for daily updates on lucrative new-based stock plays, analyst actions, and more!

We analyze news events ranging from clinical trials in the pharmaceutical industry to routine earnings releases to major geopolitical shakeups.

Or, if you’re ready to move beyond the blog and experience the power of hedge-fund caliber news analysis in a package that’s accessible to small investors, click here to sign up for a free training today. You’ll see how easy to use our platform really is—and how many profitable trades it can unlock

A powerful news analytics platform like NewsQuantified not only makes it easy to track the news, but to quickly compare news events with key financial information. We make it simple to find strong, diverse plays in any market environment.

How are you using the news to earn market-beating profits? How would you use the news if you had access to a real-time platform like NewsQuantified?  Let us know in the comments below.

Subscribe to Email Updates