Yellow Cake Up Another 10% – How Far Will It Go?

Yellow Cake Up Another 10% – How Far Will It Go?

Tim Worstall is a freelance writer specialising in economics and the financial markets. Yellow Cake (LON: YCA) shares have been on something of a tear recently. 10% up just this morning, 30% over the past few days. Which, for a company that doesn’t seem to do very much – Yellow Cake doesn’t produce anything, nor, really, do very much – might seem a little odd. Except this is really the purpose of Yellow Cake existing at all.

Yellow cake itself – that is, lower case yellow cake – is the form of mixed uranium oxides that is traded. In the supply chain of the nuclear reactor industry, the uranium miners go mining, their output is generally this mixture of uranium oxides. That is what is then shipped to the separation plants who split the material into the different isotopes. We want the radioactive type to go into the nuclear plants, […]

About the author: StockMan
Tell us something about yourself.
Posting Guidelines
Do
  • Do contribute something to the discussion
  • Do post factual information, analysis and your view on company valuations
  • Do disclose if you have an interest in a security
  • Do take our Terms of Use seriously
Do Not
  • Do not make low-content posts, unsubstantiated ramps or untruthful/misleading statements
  • Do not complain about a post unless you have reported it first, and not on the forum.
  • Do not post financial advice
  • Do not advertise or post sponsored content

Get involved!

Get Connected!

Come and join our community. Expand your network and get to know new people!

Comments

No comments yet