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Pearson led the upside after Morgan Stanley upgraded the publisher from 'equal weight' to 'overweight', citing the increased size of its market.
Pearson led the upside after Morgan Stanley upgraded the publisher from 'equal weight' to 'overweight', citing the increased size of its market. 20 minutes ago
Africa-focused Ophir Energy rose after it announced a new gas discovery in block R which it says increases the value of its 80%-owned offshore Equatorial Guinea project. The Silenus East-1 well found a 67m gross gas column in the primary target with a high-quality reservoir in line with pre-drill expectations. 45 minutes ago
UK stocks were trading at levels not seen in nearly a month on Tuesday as a sharp drop in German economic confidence and disappointing data from China dampened sentiment. 5 hours ago
UK stocks opened in the red on Tuesday as investors continued to tread cautiously ahead of a Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decision and vote on Scottish independence. 8 hours ago
London-listed stocks are expected to open broadly higher on Tuesday as investors gear up for the latest UK inflation reading, German investor confidence and, later in the week, the Scottish referendum and a meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC). 9 hours ago
The top tier index ended Monday's session marginally lower as strong gains by SABMiller helped to partially offset concerns about geopolitical tensions, the Scottish referendum, the latest Fed meeting and weak data from China. 23 hours ago
I’ve often presented that ‘socialisation’ is one of the four pillars of success for managing yourself as a Trader. Socialisation? What on earth is he on about now you may be asking yourself? Bear with me reader; I’m on to something here.
What is Socialisation? In the words of the Fast Show's Ron Manager: “Is it word? It is now!”
The Relative Strength Index is a technical indicator that points out oversold or overbought conditions. Let me explain how it works and how to use it.
The RSI is an oscillator, because it oscillates between the 0 and the 100 percent levels. It can never go above 100 or below 0.
This month I will take a look at investing in India and give you a few specific Indian companies to look at as well as using Exchange Traded Funds to gain a broad exposure.
It’s now over three months since the Indians voted for Narendra Modi as prime minister and his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be in power for at least five years. After years of bureaucratic bottlenecks and stagflation India finally has a chance under reformist Modi to become more business friendly.
After an astonishing sell-off I am perplexed to say that I am still in profit on the Dow Jones after I dipped in and out of the market several times and was very lucky not to overstay my welcome.
Now, I am in a stand-off within my own mind. I am currently locked in a trade 20 lots long and 20 lots short.
I had a mentoring client call me one morning to bemoan their poor intra-day trading experience the day before. They were trying to intra-day trade the S&P 500 and their results were less than impressive. Why?
All the trades were planned and risk managed however none of them had followed through to their profit targets. What had happened? Why were the results so poor?