Share Trading

Share Trading

Weak dollar drives record dividend payments

Weak dollar drives record dividend payments

A weak dollar pushed up dividend payments. For some regions, this masked much weaker underlying growth. Tom Bailey reports.

When investing small sums pays off

When investing small sums pays off

DIY Investor Toolkit: Here's how far £100 a month can go in the stockmarket over five years. Marina Gerner illustrates how you can build your wealth with a small budget.

Kingfisher optimists trigger rebound

Kingfisher optimists trigger rebound

After a poor reaction to Kingfisher's latest numbers, the share price is back in the blue. Richard Hunter, head of markets at interactive investor, talks us through the detail. 

Here's where Lloyds Bank shares must bounce

Here's where Lloyds Bank shares must bounce

This year has been disappointing for the banking giant, so chartist Alistair Strang runs the software to identify the next springboard for it's share price.

Trends and Targets for 24/05/2018

LLOYDS BANK (LSE:LLOY) As always, it's difficult to contain our excitement when writing about a UK Retail Bank. The absolute thrill generated, running analysis on a share with a trading range of just 4p during the last few months, can only compare with watching a tree grow.

Two mid-caps on the recovery trail

Two mid-caps on the recovery trail

Both companies have struggled, but buyers returned in droves on a day when the wider market is nursing big losses, writes Graeme Evans.

11 eye-catching growth shares that won't cost investors the earth

11 eye-catching growth shares that won't cost investors the earth

This screen is currently the top performing strategy over the past five years, according to Stockopedia's Ben Hobson. Here are some of the best value growth stocks to play the theme.

Softcat repays investor faith in spades

Softcat repays investor faith in spades

We covered Softcat pre-IPO and liked the look of it. The share price has tripled since, and Graeme Evans reports on a 50th consecutive quarter of growth.

Dividend king M&S rallies on major overhaul

Dividend king M&S rallies on major overhaul

With its share price near a four-month high after flagging big changes and unchanged dividend, Richard Hunter, head of markets at interactive investor, explains what's going on at Marks.

Does boom in share buybacks really signal market top?

Does boom in share buybacks really signal market top?

Share buybacks in the US are on track to hit a record high in 2018, if first quarter share purchases are anything to go by. Tom Bailey looks at one of the most contentious topics in finance.

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