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The week ahead...
Fri, 31st October 2014 - 15:09

888 Holdings will report next week, along with Hilton Food Group and Dairy Crest, in what is set to be a busy week for economic news, too.

Best of the boards:  Fitbug, Gulf Keystone Petroleum, Tesco
Fri, 31st October 2014 - 13:26

After another busy week, we take a look at what Interactive Investor users had to say about the top stories of the last five days.

Winter Portfolio winners revealed
Fri, 31st October 2014 - 10:47

This basket of stocks has dramatically outperformed over a decade. We now reveal the superstar constituents of our Winter Portfolios.

The Big Picture: US earnings confirm "buy the dips" strategy
Fri, 31st October 2014 - 00:00

Ignore quantitative easing and focus on dividend income to find a true reflection of real asset prices.

News Analysis

City view on Barclays
Fri, 31st October 2014 - 16:57

An improvement in Barclays' (BARC) investment banking arm will trigger a "serious" rerating of the company's share price, reckons one broker.

Fri, 31st October 2014 - 16:08

BarclaysThe shares of Barclays (LSE:BARC) (NYSE: BCS.US), the London-listed banking and financial services company, have been falling.

During 2009, the shares stood at 350p, after rebounding from the trough caused by the great global financial crisis. Today, they are down to 223p. That's a poor result for those holding on, so what's going on?

Fri, 31st October 2014 - 15:59

With Britain's insatiable desire for sweet and savoury snacks showing no signs of slowing, today I am looking at whether sausage roll and greggs_shopsticky bun emporium Greggs (LSE:GRG) or chocolate house Thorntons (LSE:THT) is the best destination for your investment cash.

Fri, 31st October 2014 - 15:18

In this investing video from The Motley Fool, two analysts take a closer look at Unilever (LSE:ULVR). The market didn't particularly like the consumer-goods company's third-quarter results, following a slowdown in emerging markets. Here, Mark Stones and Zach Coffell outline why they think Unilever is still a buy...

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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 closed convincingly higher with Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and International Consolidated Airlines (IAG) centre stage. Markets were buoyed by Japan's expansion of an internal monetary-...