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Compass races north as market turns south

Compass races north as market turns south

Its shares typically do well over the cold winter months, and latest results from Compass give reason for optimism, writes Graeme Evans.

Top 20 investment trust dividend growers named

Top 20 investment trust dividend growers named

For income-seekers wanting reassurance that dividends paid by investment trusts can keep growing, Andrew Pitts names some of the most reliable payers.

Three investment trust discounts that caught my eye

Three investment trust discounts that caught my eye

Three UK trust underperformers with very different aims catch the contrarian eye of David Liddell.

A well-established share for the contrarian investor

A well-established share for the contrarian investor

This unloved dividend stock is at the edge of dangerous, but chartist Alistair Strang believes it does not require much work to present some near term potentials.

GlaxoSmithKline share price spike explained

GlaxoSmithKline share price spike explained

With chief executive Emma Walmsley enduring a rough ride since taking the top job last year, Graeme Evans reports on Glaxo's latest results.

Keep your cool during volatility spike

Keep your cool during volatility spike

Whether markets rise or fall today, the debate around future direction will rumble on, but don't panic, writes Lee Wild, we've seen it all before.

Profit from volatility with these 10 cheap growth shares

Profit from volatility with these 10 cheap growth shares

Taking a leaf out of top fund manager Mark Slater's book, Stockopedia's Ben Hobson finds 10 growth shares at reasonable prices.

The Oil Man: Touchstone, Tullow, Velocys

The Oil Man: Touchstone, Tullow, Velocys

Independent oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. Here, he gives interactive investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.

Dividend boom at Rio Tinto

Dividend boom at Rio Tinto

Years of hard work following the commodities crash has paid off for Rio, which is now the highest-yielding blue-chip miner, writes Graeme Evans.

Buy, hold, sell: See who's selling Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon, and why

Buy, hold, sell: See who's selling Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon, and why

It's been a star performer for this fund, but it's time to let go of Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon trust. Manager Peter Walls explains his decision to Tom Bailey.

Analysts reveal best investment trusts for 2018

Analysts reveal best investment trusts for 2018

Whether you're cautious or bullish on market prospects, investment trusts are an increasingly popular choice. A group of analysts give David Prosser their top tips.

Latest technical levels for FTSE 100 and Versarien

Latest technical levels for FTSE 100 and Versarien

Chartist Alistair Strang shares his latest thoughts and target levels on the FTSE 100, and takes a look at AIM-listed charger Versarien.

The Oil Man: SDX Energy

The Oil Man: SDX Energy

Independent oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. Here, he gives interactive investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.

Why bitcoin could bounce back soon

Why bitcoin could bounce back soon

It's lost two-thirds of its value in the blink of an eye, but some believe the bitcoin story is not over. Gary McFarlane asks the experts what they think.

High-yielding BP worth more than this

High-yielding BP worth more than this

It's had one of its best years ever, but BP shares have dived along with the wider market. Graeme Evans gets the City's view.

A sensible correction, or does FTSE 100 have further to fall?

A sensible correction, or does FTSE 100 have further to fall?

After a further 2% dive on Tuesday and the FTSE 100 trading at a 13-month low, Graeme Evans asks whether the worst is over.

Will IQE shares find a bottom here?

Will IQE shares find a bottom here?

IQE has given up a large chunk of last year's gains, but is it in freefall, or is there reason to be optimistic? Analyst Alistair Strang reads the charts.

Stockwatch: Post-IPO plunge offers scope for recovery

Stockwatch: Post-IPO plunge offers scope for recovery

This company might not be a roaring long-term growth stock, but Edmond Jackson thinks it could be one to own if you're optimistic about the UK economy.

Ken Fisher: Two stock picks for your retirement collection

Ken Fisher: Two stock picks for your retirement collection

Future medical breakthroughs will force us to run an equity oriented portfolio until very old. Legendary investor Ken Fisher explains how to guarantee retirement cash flow.

The Oil Man: Rockhopper/Premier, Trinity, Amerisur, Aminex, Faroe

The Oil Man: Rockhopper/Premier, Trinity, Amerisur, Aminex, Faroe

Independent oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. Here, he gives interactive investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.