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(ShareCast News) - Engineers registered the biggest gains on Tuesday on the back of supportive comments from analysts at two top brokers.
(ShareCast News) - Engineers registered the biggest gains on Tuesday on the back of supportive comments from analysts at two top brokers. 2 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Cyclicals were clearly in the lead at the start of the week with a win for France's centrist presidential candidate at the weekend, stoking risk apettite across the globe. 3 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Gains at the end of the week were being driven by a mix of defensive and more cyclical issues, driven in part by analysts' comments on different segments of the markets and ahead of multiple trading updates due out over the course of the following week. 6 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Oil service stocks accounted for most of the selling pressure on the FTSE 350 on Thursday as investors booked some profits on the group following recent losses in crude futures. 7 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Shares in the Main High Street banking groups were sideswiped at the end of the week after US President Donald Trump told the Wall Street Journal he liked a low interest rate policy, although shares in the so-called challenger banks fared better . 2 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - Oil field service names were at the front of gains on Wednesday following supportive comments from management at Hunting and on the back of the latest monthly report out of OPEC. 2 weeks ago
They say “breaking up is hard to do” but in financial market break-ups spinoffs can be very profitable and give companies a new lease of life.
A spinoff is the creation of an independent company or in some cases more than one company through the sale or distribution of new shares of an existing listed company to shareholders holding the parent company at a certain date.
Three years ago I came up with the concept for a investment-focused podcast for the ShareTalk website I work on, called Conkers' Corner after my Twitter handle of @conkers3, and five months ago the first recording was made. Below are some of the lessons I have learned or have been reinforced during these years.
The concept of Conkers' Corner is very simple yet extremely educational and beneficial for all: the participants in the podcasts and interviews since I started in May 2016 have included shrewd investors/traders, ISA millionaires, high net worth individuals, business leaders, CEOs, highly respected fund managers and investment writers.
There’s a great debate in the financial industry about which type of analysis produces the best results for traders - is it better to be a technical trader or to rely on the fundamentals?
Is there a common ground between the two? We’ve all heard the phrase All roads lead to Rome. In this article we’ll explore whether this applies to the financial markets.
Graham Spooner, investment research analyst at the Share Centre, picks three top shares among the most popular purchases by equities clients in the last seven days.