Analysis & Opinion


The week ahead: Dixons Carphone, Sky
Fri, 19th January 2018 - 17:29

It's certainly quieter on the corporate results front, but some big names update over the next few days and there is always the chance of a surprise.

10 most popular investment trusts - December 2017
Fri, 19th January 2018 - 17:23

Woodford Patient Capital remians popular, while broader economic and business trends have resulted in some new entrants. Tom Bailey looks at last month's top performers.

Follow the money to cash-rich Dewhurst
Fri, 19th January 2018 - 17:19

Highly profitable, loaded with cash and a 'reasonable investment', according to companies analyst Richard Beddard, but why isn't it growing more quickly?

Income investing: Helping you find high yields
Fri, 19th January 2018 - 17:05

Interest rates are rising, but it's still not easy to generate consistent and sustainable income over a period of years. Analyst Dzmitry Lipski tells us how and shares 11 top ideas.

Company News

Which way will 'unstable' crypto markets move next?
Fri, 19th January 2018 - 17:42

It's been a savage few days for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but they're bouncing back. Gary McFarlane brings us the latest and discusses events and future direction.

Massive crash at Carpetright
Fri, 19th January 2018 - 13:17

A terrible Christmas has sparked calls for a change in moniker to Carpet-wrong, given little is going right for the struggling floorings chain. Lee Wild analyses this festive disaster.

The Oil Man: Genel, Prospex Oil & Gas/Po Valley
Fri, 19th January 2018 - 12:12

Independent oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. Here, he gives Interactive Investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.

Primark record can't save AB Foods
Thu, 18th January 2018 - 14:09

Conglomerates are unwieldy beasts, and so is with AB Foods, where the share price looks magnetically drawn to much lower levels, writes Graeme Evans.

Breaking Market News

Updated: 31 min 43 sec ago

The FTSE 100 is expected to open around 9 points lower, according to spread betting firms, as the political shutdown in the US influences global sentiment.

US stock futures fell over the...