Analysis & Opinion


Chart of the week: Lloyds worth just 50p
Mon, 30th November 2015 - 10:20

There are concerns about the dividend and sentiment toward banks is weak. Our successful technical analyst John Burford says the chart spells danger, too.

Share of the week: NMC great for financial health
Fri, 27th November 2015 - 17:14

This Middle East-focused healthcare provider has thrashed the wider market this week and looks well-placed to break new highs.

The week ahead: Greene King, lending data
Fri, 27th November 2015 - 17:05

In a quiet week, pubs group Greene King will release its first-half preview on Wednesday, along with the week’s economic news.

FTSE 100's safest and riskiest dividends named
Fri, 27th November 2015 - 16:48

Dividend income is high on investors' wishlists, and the FTSE 100 offers some mouth-watering yields. We take a colourful look at which big dividends are safe and who'll be next for the chop.

Company News

Market-moving events to watch like a hawk
Mon, 30th November 2015 - 14:34

Pessimism is keeping a stranglehold on shares prices, creating excessively low valuations, argues one expert. That could all change this week if key events go the right way.

Accsys Technologies makes first profit in years
Mon, 30th November 2015 - 14:12

A super-resilient wood developed from fast-growing pine could make Accsys Technologies a fortune. Investors will, however, require patience.

Barclays shares - 270p or 50p?
Mon, 30th November 2015 - 13:19

Barclays share price already bakes in quite a lot of disappointment, but the argument over its recovery potential rages on. Right now, there's no clear winner.

Rio Tinto bullish after mine green light
Mon, 30th November 2015 - 12:23

Winning approval for the $1.9 billion Amrun bauxite project is a boost for Rio Tinto, but this remains "falling knife" stuff despite backing from analysts.

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.

Breaking Market News

Updated: 1 min 59 sec ago

FTSE indices closed mixed -- the blue chip down and the mid cap up -- with hefty falls among financials including Aberdeen Asset Management (ADN), utilities and supermarkets outstripping gains...