Share Strategies

Share Sleuth Digest: Triggers for buying and selling

This week: What triggers Share Sleuth. Also, portfolio news, analysis, and Academics v. analysts: MAFFIA take on the quantitative charlatans and three academics expose incompetent analysis.

Edmond Jackson’s Stockwatch: Is Begbies rated too cautiously?

Edmond Jackson's Stockwatch: Are Begbies Traynor shares rated too cautiously?

Begbies Traynor shares are attractive as part of a diversified income share portfolio, with scope to surprise on the upside.

Energy inquiry could damage Active Income portfolio returns

Energy inquiry could damage Active Income portfolio returns

The government's decision in March to refer the big six energy providers to the CMA risks damaging the active income portfolio's returns.

Shares to buy, hold and sell

Shares to buy, hold and sell

Software company Proxama has huge potential for growth, says Marlborough Micro Cap fund manager Giles Hargreave.

Edmond Jackson's Stockwatch: Walker Crips is a relatively undervalued wealth manager

Edmond Jackson's Stockwatch: Market will respond if Walker continues to prosper

Now could be a good time to lock in a share price for Walker Crips Group, from which the dividend yield can grow usefully as the pay-out builds.

Share Sleuth's April Watchlist

Share Sleuth's April Watchlist

Amino Technology is broadening its appeal and has attractively-priced shares, while Rolls-Royce is showing that Brits still do engineering.

Viewpoint: Can you know if you're getting good financial advice?

Viewpoint: Can you know if you're getting good financial advice?

Ken Fisher warns that, despite the introduction of RDR, investors must still beware of who they choose as financial adviser.

Edmond Jackson's Stockwatch: BHP Billiton's dynamics may show market complacency

BHP Billiton's improving dynamics may prove the market complacent

If the game is on for demerging the world's largest miner, does it represent an obvious trade that many will jump aboard?

Viewpoint: Which asset class will you choose for your ISA?

Viewpoint: Which asset class will you choose for your ISA?

Fidelity's Tom Stevenson talks through the outlook for the five main types of asset for ISA portfolios over the next year.

Edmond Jackson's Stockwatch: Put this pizza chain in your ISA for Tasty returns

 Put this pizza chain in your ISA for Tasty returns

Despite potential volatility, investors in Tasty are likely to be in for the long haul, so the share could be a long-term tuck-away in an ISA.

When will the tech IPO bubble burst?

When will the tech IPO bubble burst?

Soaring social media and gaming valuations are causing investors and analysts to wonder how long the IPO bubble will continue.

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