Share Strategies

Walker Greenbank: Rags to profits

Cashflow aside, Wallpaper and fabric designer and manufacturer Walker Greenbank’s full-year results confirm its multi-decade transformation from serial loss-maker into something of a stalwart.

Chart of the week: A highly reliable and very powerful pattern

Chart of the week: A highly reliable and very powerful pattern

Our resident technical analyst has spotted what he calls a Chines Hat - a highly reliable sign that the market is about to turn and where a low risk trade can be entered.

Is oil setting a bottom?

Is oil setting a bottom?

Much is written about the oil price and future direction. Now, a renowned expert in market timing observes that the money men are cancelling bets on further falls.

Stock of the week: Carr's Group leads FTSE All-Share

Stock of the week: Carr's Group leads FTSE All-Share

The market had been waiting for a profits warning, but Carr's Group's first-half results met expectations instead, which launched the shares on a week-long rally.

Winter Portfolio: Finish with a flourish

Winter Portfolio: Finish with a flourish

Our Winter Portfolios have delivered impressive returns and easily outperformed the benchmark index. Now, we've discovered two portfolios which can outperform in the summer months, too.

Goldman Sachs takes red pen to miners

Goldman Sachs takes red pen to miners

"End-game for iron ore, run for cover," warns Goldman Sachs. Here, the broker reveals which miners it is buying and selling.

Cash shells which require a health warning

Cash shells which require a health warning

All you need to know about highly-priced cash shells, and why sky-high share prices can affect potential deals and raise doubts about the company's credibility.

Three checklists to shield your portfolio from disappointment

Three checklists to shield your portfolio from disappointment

Predicting a share price collapse takes diligent research, high conviction and a lot of risk. However, Stockopedia's tracking has a strong record of spotting underperformers.

Goldman Sachs names oil takeover tips

Goldman Sachs names oil takeover tips

Oil industry consolidation is the topic of the hour, and both Goldman Sachs and Jefferies have their own take on how things will pan out.

Chart of the week: Always a great place to buy

Chart of the week: Always a great place to buy

If history is any guide - and it usually is - these chart patterns indicate the bull market for this share is likely not ready to end, reckons our resident technical analyst.

Shares to buy, hold and sell

Shares to buy, hold and sell

Jeremy Thomas, manager of the Brunner Investment Trust, tells Rebecca Jones about the stocks he has been buying, holding and selling.

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