Share Strategies

Universe: Polishing up the jewel

Mysteriously, Universe’s profitability is declining now it’s focused on its most profitable business.

The stockmarket in July

The stockmarket in July

Share prices historically start to recover some of their bounce in July, after weakening in May and June.

Chart of the week: This share is heading one way

Chart of the week: This share is heading one way

This share is showing several classic chart features which help forecast market direction. Reversing this trend appears unlikely, says our technical analyst John Burford.

Risk of nasty surprise rises

Risk of nasty surprise rises

There has been no violation of the trend that would reduce the portfolio allocation model, but it is "certainly NOT harmful to be a bit more cautious with regards to portfolio risk".

The great interest rate conundrum

The great interest rate conundrum

The current "bullish" mantra is the "great bond bull market is dead, long live the stockmarket bull." Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management asks if that's really the case.

Share of the week: Telecom Plus triumphs

Share of the week: Telecom Plus triumphs

A decent set of results and attractive dividend have triggered heavy buying of Telecom Plus, which now sits at a significant price point.

Small-cap rockets: Double or quits?

Small-cap rockets: Double or quits?

Thirty-six AIM All-Share companies have doubled in value this past year. Former AIM writer of the year Andrew Hore tips five to rally again.

"Goldilocks" sweet spot for stocks to continue

"Goldilocks" sweet spot for stocks to continue

Star fund manager Ken Fisher explains why you shouldn't waste much brain power on inflation data for several months. He has two share tips for Interactive Investor readers, too.

UK's most promising tobacco share

UK's most promising tobacco share

Tobacco stocks are trading at a decade-high discount to rival sectors. Find out which of the two UK-listed players' shares are expected to rocket.

Chart of the week: Is Shell in buying range?

Chart of the week: Is Shell in buying range?

Technical analyst John Burford has identified a share where the bulls still have the upper hand, and spotted a possible rally stage at Shell.

Bull/bear battle to be resolved soon

Bull/bear battle to be resolved soon

A US rally met stiff technical resistance last week. Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management reveals whether the bulls or the bears currently have the advantage.

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