Analysis & Opinion


Stockwatch: 20% potential upside and 7% yield
Fri, 25th May 2018 - 11:14

This share is cheap, offers a knockout dividend and could be in a recovery trend after a near three-year fall, argues Edmond Jackson.

FTSE 100: Here's how to determine a real bounce
Fri, 25th May 2018 - 09:06

A day after the bulls retreated as Trump scrapped an historic meeting with North Korea, chartist Alistair Strang takes a look at implications for UK shares.

Weak dollar drives record dividend payments
Thu, 24th May 2018 - 12:48

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
Thu, 24th May 2018 - 12:37

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.

Company News

Electrocomponents makes new record and could keep going
Thu, 24th May 2018 - 14:09

Its share price has quadrupled since autumn 2015 and has just surged 13% to a fresh peak. Graeme Evans discusses where next for the tech supplier.

Should you believe the hype at TalkTalk?
Thu, 24th May 2018 - 13:17

For investors on the trail of a potential turnaround stock, the story doesn't get much more intriguing than TalkTalk Telecom, writes Graeme Evans.

The FTSE 100, Tate & Lyle, Go-Ahead and Daily Mail
Thu, 24th May 2018 - 12:50

Markets have suffered an attack of vertigo, and some big-name stocks are swinging both ways. Lee Wild, head of equity strategy at interactive investor, gives his view.

Kingfisher optimists trigger rebound
Thu, 24th May 2018 - 12:23

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. 

Breaking Market News

Updated: 2 hours 3 min ago

UK stocks opened higher on Friday as North Korea struck a more conciliatory tone with the US following yesterday's deterioration in relations.

At 0857, the benchmark...