Ciaran Thornton

Ciaran Thornton, currently living in San Diego, is the owner and editor of one of the longest running small cap investment newsletters, BuySellShort.net. Ciaran grew up in Ireland before immigrating to the US and earning his Accounting Degree from San Diego State University. As an independent trader, his focus is on small- and mid-cap stocks using a blend of fundamental and technical analysis.


Recent Articles By The Author

The Keystone XL Pipeline Springs Another Leak

The Keystone XL Pipeline Springs Another Leak

A new study claims the Keystone pipeline will increase greenhouse gases fivefold.

Goldman, JPMorgan Sweat, as Sen. Levin Goes After Metals Commodity Brokers

Goldman, JPMorgan Sweat, as Sen. Levin Goes After Metals Commodity Brokers

Levin probes alleged commodity abuses, with Wall Street banks under scrutiny.

Windstream's Spinoff Plan Keeps It Attractive Depite 65% Income Drop

Windstream's Spinoff Plan Keeps It Attractive Depite 65% Income Drop

Spinoffs outperform the overall market by 50%, making the telecom company a value play.

Fox's Murdoch Is Playing Chicken With Time Warner to Force a Merger

Fox's Murdoch Is Playing Chicken With Time Warner to Force a Merger

Murdoch is playing a game of chicken with Time Warner, hoping market pressure will force the board to become more amenable to merging.

Who's Next to Buy T-Mobile After Sprint Deal Bustup?

Who's Next to Buy T-Mobile After Sprint Deal Bustup?

Dish may end up the ultimate winner.

Allergan Finds a Hole in Valeant & Ackman Partnership

Allergan Finds a Hole in Valeant & Ackman Partnership

Is the Valeant/Pershing Square deal insider trading? Maybe. Against the law? Maybe not. The right way to do business? No way.

LinkedIn Is Stung for $6 Million for Off-The-Clock Work, but It's Not Alone

LinkedIn Is Stung for $6 Million for Off-The-Clock Work, but It's Not Alone

LinkedIn was caught using a practice very common in Silicon Valley and across the U.S, especially in social media and start-up companies -- off-the-clock work.

Is Walmart Too Late With Its New Online Focus or Right on Time?

Is Walmart Too Late With Its New Online Focus or Right on Time?

Walmart may be late to the game or it may be focusing towards online at the perfect time.

Little Fish Iliad Tries to Gobble Big Fish T-Mobile in Mobile Phone Takeover

Little Fish Iliad Tries to Gobble Big Fish T-Mobile in Mobile Phone Takeover

French mobile disruptor Iliad seeks to gobble up T-Mobile. Will it work?

Elon Musk's Telsa / Panasonic Deal Will Transform Solar Energy Too

Elon Musk's Telsa / Panasonic Deal Will Transform Solar Energy Too

The Gigafactory will change the solar electricity and utilities markets as well as the cars market.