Niagara rides the rapids as Twiggy manoeuvres in

NO SIGN of end of the week profit-taking ahead of a long weekend, with most resource stocks bucking the trend and shunning the drop in BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto’s share prices to record some gains at a shorter day at the bourse, ahead of a forecast market “breather” next week by dealers. However, it was all about Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest today as his new play, Niagara Mining, rocketed to the top of the charts.

Perhaps it’s Forrest’s year to come through with the goods on the stock market, following Fortescue Metals Group’s amazing share price run after the deaths of two of its employees during cyclone