7 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Totally is in the right place and at the right time and its shares should gain in value over the next few years, The Mail on Sunday's Midas column said.
(ShareCast News) - Totally is in the right place and at the right time and its shares should gain in value over the next few years, The Mail on Sunday's Midas column said. 7 days ago
(ShareCast News) - Shaftesbury's unique portfolio of assets, combined with chief Brian Bickell's savvy management means the stock will continue to please investors, the Mail on Sunday's Midas column said. 2 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - JD Sports Fashion shares should be avoided, recommends the Sunday Times' Inside the City column, noting that they can be bought for close to 17 times forward earnings. The trainers and 'athleisure' clothing retailer, led by executive chairman Peter Cowgill, has seen its valuation soar fivefold to almost £4bn. 3 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - Croda is back in vogue, thanks to Brexit and a big pick-up in deal-making in its sectors and investors should 'Buy', The Sunday Times´s Inside the City column said. 4 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - Smart Metering Systems shares were a 'buy' in the Sunday Times' Inside the City column. As part of a £11bn plan, the UK government aims for 53m smart meters - which are electronically linked to your electricity and gas supplier to allow you to monitor and control in near-real time how much energy you use - be fitted in every home and small businesses by December 2020. AIM-listed SMS, which has contracts to instal 2.5m of that total, is only listed company of the four that own and instal smart meters. 5 weeks ago
(ShareCast News) - Changes to how compensation claims are calculated took some of the air out of Admiral's tires but the car insurer continues to be in good shape, The Times's Tempus argued. 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.