Analysis & Opinion

Investment Analysis

AIM rocked by dividend culture clash
Tue, 30th September 2014 - 10:03

Chinese companies get a lot of stick and cash dividends are being cut, but let's face it they're not the only ones to blame.

The Zurich Axioms
Tue, 30th September 2014 - 09:00

Lance Roberts of STA Wealth Management outlines Max Gunther's approach to portfolio management practices.

Edmond Jackson's Stockwatch: Will we keep shopping at JD Sports?
Tue, 30th September 2014 - 00:00

Our resident stockpicker considers how the risk/reward profile on consumer-related shares is becoming trickier, hence their volatility.

Four "green" investments to grow
Fri, 26th September 2014 - 16:33

While some "green" investments do crash and burn, there are pockets of growth in the sector, says Harriet Mann.

News Analysis

InternetQ - a "stealth stock" discovered
Tue, 30th September 2014 - 14:28

Few have heard of InternetQ, but the mobile technology expert is growing fast and its shares appear incredibly cheap.

Tue, 30th September 2014 - 13:59

Rio TintoThose invested in Rio Tinto (LSE:RIO) (NYSE: RIO.US) did well on capital gains over the last 10 years. The resource firm's shares rose about 140% over the period.

Those invested in Rio Tinto did poorly over the last six years. The shares dropped around 50%

Those invested in Rio Tinto did well over the last five-and-a-half years. The shares rose about 200%.

Tue, 30th September 2014 - 13:53

gasringCentrica (LSE:CNA), the owner of the British Gas and Scottish Gas brands in the UK and supplier of electricity and gas in the USA, has seen its share price fall 12% since the start of 2014, to 308p today.

Anxious wait begins for Sirius Minerals
Tue, 30th September 2014 - 13:09

Recent updates from Sirius Minerals have been positive and should give support to the firm's applications.

Share Sleuth Blog

Share Sleuth

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

  • Tue, 30th September 2014 - 13:31

    Full year results earlier this week from the venerable motor manual publisher reveal how much Haynes has changed over the last five years.

  • Mon, 29th September 2014 - 13:17

    Engineer Goodwin is not obviously cheap, but then again it is obviously a good company as ten years of results show.

Breaking Market News

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