Analysis & Opinion


Share of the week: A cheap stairway to safe haven
Fri, 12th February 2016 - 17:44

We've featured Randgold Resources and its highly-rated shares here before. They're expensive now, which is why investors are piling into this cheaper gold play.  

Insider: Three chiefs buying the dip
Fri, 12th February 2016 - 14:56

Markets continued to plumb the depths this week, but bosses at these big names spied a chance and are buying the dip. Could they be sweet spots for investors too?

Stockwatch: Lock in FTSE 100 share's 6.5% yield
Fri, 12th February 2016 - 11:20

This £4.2 billion company has been caught up in the recent sell-off, but Edmond Jackson thinks it's overdone and that significant risk is now priced in. A huge dividend looks secure, too.

Can Jubilee Platinum rise by 80%?
Fri, 12th February 2016 - 09:56

Last time Alistair Strang tipped Jubilee Platinum the shares rocketed 66% within a month. Here's what needs to happen if the shares are to do it again.

Company News

The week ahead: Reckitt Benckiser, Fidessa, Standard Life
Fri, 12th February 2016 - 14:48

It's not been a quiet start to the year, that's for sure, but this will be a busy week for both corporate and economic news.

Divi halved, but Rolls-Royce breaks out
Fri, 12th February 2016 - 13:53

It cut the dividend for the first time in decades, profits tumbled and there are numerous headwinds. Yet, Rolls still attracted buyers after full-year results. Are the shares really a buy?

Malcolm Graham-Wood, The Oil Man: Premier, Rockhopper, Europa, Providence
Fri, 12th February 2016 - 12:28

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

Gold-Oil ratio at 124-year high
Thu, 11th February 2016 - 14:22

As records go, the gap between gold and oil prices reaching its widest margin since 1892 takes some beating. A good trade to exploit over the longer-term?

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.

  • Fri, 12th February 2016 - 10:00

    Even for a proven market leader the future is far from certain, but Victrex is building on what has made it successful.

  • Fri, 12th February 2016 - 09:07

    The problem for investors timing ITE’s recovery is that by the time it’s recovering, it may be too late to profit.

Breaking Market News

Updated: 1 day 15 hours ago

London shares turned in a solid performance after Thursday's rout, with traders snapping up heavily oversold miners against a backcloth of inflated gold prices. Financials were also on the front...