Analysis & Opinion

Investment Analysis

Asset allocation panellists bullish on US stocks
Wed, 30th July 2014 - 12:14

The asset allocation panel is, on balance, positive on US equities - but members worry about how far and how fast interest rates could rise.

Support for European stocks wanes while Japan finds favour
Wed, 30th July 2014 - 12:13

Asset allocation panellist Rob Burdett at Thames River Capital still finds Europe's recovery "quite precarious".

How should I invest £15,000 over two years?
Wed, 30th July 2014 - 10:47

Jason Witcombe from Evolve Financial Planning says you cannot really look any further than cash savings if you need your money in two years' time.

Infrastructure trusts safe bet for rate rise
Tue, 29th July 2014 - 09:57

Rebecca Jones finds out why some analysts say infrastructure investment companies are attractive despite the threat of rising interest rates.

News Analysis

What's in store today...
Thu, 31st July 2014 - 00:00

Centaur Media and Intu Properties will both update the market on Thursday.

Wed, 30th July 2014 - 15:57

morrisonsWith all of the focus on Tesco, grocery rival Morrisons (LSE:MRW) seems to have gone 'off the radar' in recent weeks. However, shares in the northern-focused supermarket chain have continued their slide and are now down a whopping 34% during the course of 2014, which is a disastrous return given that the FTSE 100 is up 1% over the same time period.

Petra Diamonds sell-off "an opportunity"
Wed, 30th July 2014 - 15:51

Petra Diamonds got a kick in the teeth from its second largest shareholder yesterday, just a day after an encouraging production update.

Antrim Energy: What the analysts say
Wed, 30th July 2014 - 15:34

News of a potentially game-changing find offshore Ireland generated enough interest to get Antrim Energy's share price up above 9p on Tuesday morning.

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