Analysis & Opinion


The week ahead: European politics, TUI
Fri, 2nd December 2016 - 17:44

In a relatively quiet week for company results, package holiday provider TUI will publish full-year results next Thursday. Meanwhile, European politics could grab headlines.

Share of the week: Oil mid-cap takes the crown
Fri, 2nd December 2016 - 17:21

In a week when OPEC announced its first production cut since 2008, there was only going to be one winner here. Lee Wild reveals who.   

How our aggressive winter portfolio thrashed the market higher risk outperform
Fri, 2nd December 2016 - 16:47

In the first month of our seasonal portfolios, our higher-risk basket of shares has massively outperformed the benchmark index. Lee Wild explains how.

The curse of the growth investor tristel forecast accounting profits valuation
Fri, 2nd December 2016 - 15:21

Companies analyst Richard Beddard thinks this AIM share could be a 'very good long-term investment'. But using a simple model to tackle the valuation question causes a headache.

Company News

How global markets will react to Italy vote referendum five star populism Europe
Fri, 2nd December 2016 - 17:06

Equity markets have defied the doomsayers after two political shocks so far this year; could Sunday's Italian referendum be the third? Harriet Mann investigates.

How Glencore is worth a fifth more than this
Fri, 2nd December 2016 - 14:04

Served the last rites a year ago, Glencore shares have quadrupled since. Now, after a bullish update, Lee Wild has found an expert predicting this rally will continue.

The Oil Man: Oil price, BP, Solo Oil
Fri, 2nd December 2016 - 13:19

Oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. He gives Interactive Investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.

Top share picks for December Numis gold Highland Randgold Cairn Genel Oil
Thu, 1st December 2016 - 14:08

One team of analysts has been tinkering with its stock selections, making a couple of significant changes for this month. Lee Wild names them here.

Breaking Market News

Updated: 1 day 6 hours ago

Big banks Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Barclays (BARC) both slumped over 3% as long-term market interest rates fell following an earlier rally this week. The FTSE 100 struggled to gain...