9 days ago
(ShareCast News) - The coming was expected to be light in terms of data on both sides of the Pond, although the first debate on the Article 50 Brexit bill in the House of Lords, on Monday, did hold the potential to move markets.
(ShareCast News) - The coming was expected to be light in terms of data on both sides of the Pond, although the first debate on the Article 50 Brexit bill in the House of Lords, on Monday, did hold the potential to move markets. 9 days ago
(ShareCast News) - The flow of economic data was set to pick-up noticeably in the coming week in all the major geographies. 2 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - Data over the coming week was expected to taper off given the multiple high-frequency indicators and central bank meetings around the world over the prior seven-day stretch. 3 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - Investors would be asked to digest a heavily-laden calendar of economic data focused on the US over the coming trading week, with the next US central bank policy meeting and monthly jobs report set for release almost back-to-back, on Wednesday and Friday, respectively. 4 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - Marketsī focus during the coming week would likely be on the new US presidentīs first days in office, with some reports indicating that he might be set to move quickly from the 'get-go', with a possible renegotiation of some aspects of the NAFTA treaty likely high on the agenda. 5 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - All eyes will undoubtedly be on the Prime Ministerīs speech on 17 January in which she is expected to provide more details on her approach in the upcoming Brexit negotiations and on her objectives. 6 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.