Analysis & Opinion


Clearing up FTSE 100 confusion
Fri, 23rd February 2018 - 10:44

It's another FTSE Friday where the market has dipped. An uptrend looks viable, however, but only with help from the Germans, writes analyst Alistair Strang.

Stockwatch: Current market risk and reward
Fri, 23rd February 2018 - 09:42

Perception is being jolted from a Goldilocks scenario of modest growth and monetary stimulus to the disruptive equivalent of Lady Gaga, writes Edmond Jackson.

Opportunities among the micro-cap stocks
Thu, 22nd February 2018 - 10:48

Ken Wotton, fund manager at Livingbridge Equity Funds explains why micro-caps are so often underestimated and misunderstood.

Could this penny share be a 'double bagger'?
Thu, 22nd February 2018 - 09:37

This communications company once traded near eight pounds a share, and Alistair Strang believes growth signs now look interesting. 

Company News

Why new sell-off is just kneejerk reaction to Fed minutes
Thu, 22nd February 2018 - 17:37

UK stockmarkets have followed Wall Street lower Thursday, but Lee Wild wonders whether the latest sell-off is justified.

Barclays becomes dividend play
Thu, 22nd February 2018 - 15:13

It will more than double the dividend, but where will the share price go from here? Graeme Evans discusses the latest results.

Centrica explains promise of another big dividend
Thu, 22nd February 2018 - 12:55

The boss has apologised for these horrible numbers, but Centrica kept the payout and remains the highest-yielding FTSE 100 stock. Graeme Evans reports.

The Oil Man: President Energy, Range Resources
Thu, 22nd February 2018 - 12:44

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

Breaking Market News

Updated: 4 min 5 sec ago

UK stocks opened weaker on Friday as concerns about rising interest rates lingered globally and Royal Bank of Scotland forecast another bout of restructuring costs.

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