Analysis & Opinion


Has central bank wizardry run its course?
Tue, 27th September 2016 - 12:41

Central bank wand-waving alone can't restore economies to growth; governments must wade in, says David Absolon at Heartwood, who shares his trading strategy with us.

Stockwatch: Big upside and 5.5% yield China demand coal steel credit bubble
Tue, 27th September 2016 - 11:36

With an improved earnings outlook de-risking the ambitious dividend policy, Edmond Jackson believes he's found a way for traders to exploit coal's recent bull run.

Three AIM beauties poised to keep growing technical analysis trends targets
Tue, 27th September 2016 - 10:01

These firms' share prices have been doing acrobatics and, with AIM finally passing chartist Alistair Strang's 813 growth target, he thinks they could go higher.

Why Europe trumps US as a value play oil price forex economic cycle earnings
Mon, 26th September 2016 - 13:13

Europe faces risks from its vulnerable banking sector and volatile politics, but a strong recovery means now is a good entry point, says Chris Hiorns at EdenTree.

Company News

Boohoo extends upgrade cycle new websites bloggers valuations profits growth
Tue, 27th September 2016 - 14:35

It's staged a miraculous recovery since a profits warning 20 months ago, and just hit a record high. Harriet Mann discusses the chances of further gains. 

Redx surges on 'major breakthrough' pharmaceuticals drug resistant bacteria
Tue, 27th September 2016 - 13:43

Redx is packed with potential and its shares have shot up again. Lee Wild reports on the latest impressive rally.

The Oil Man: Range, Europa, Bahamas, Savannah
Tue, 27th September 2016 - 13:19

Oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. He gives Interactive Investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.

FTSE 100 sinks below 6,800 US election debate Trump Clinton Deutsche Bank
Tue, 27th September 2016 - 12:19

Central bank stimulus has been a useful prop for markets, but its eventual withdrawal is causing concern. Lee Wild reveals who's got the jitters.

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Share Sleuth is the online diary of value investor and companies editor Richard Beddard, including research notes, watchlist and a model portfolio.

Breaking Market News

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The FTSE 100 was 0.2% lower at 6,801 as financial stocks pulled the blue-chip index down.

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) fell 5.4% and Standard Chartered (STAN) retreated 4.6%, while Aviva (...