General Finance

Is Ladbrokes Coral worth the gamble?

Is Ladbrokes Coral worth the gamble?

It should make as much as the City expected in 2016, but a government review into expensive slot machines could hit Ladbrokes Coral hard, warns Harriet Mann.

Burberry and JD Wetherspoon rally as consumers keep spending

Burberry and JD Wetherspoon rally as consumers keep spending

Burberry and Wetherspoons might target different clientele, but a consumer squeeze could affect both. Harriet Mann sees no sign in these numbers, however.

Why Pearson shares crashed to 2009 low

Why Pearson shares crashed to 2009 low

Trouble in America is causing UK education blue-chip Pearson serious pain. Seems there's no end in sight either and both profits and the dividend will fall, writes Lee Wild.

The Oil Man: Oil price, Faroe, SDX

The Oil Man: Oil price, Faroe, SDX

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

UK inflation rises to 1.6%

UK inflation rises to 1.6% Brexit Theresa May sterling consumers recession

The UK's inflation rate increased to 1.6% in December 2016 - the highest rate seen for two and a half years, according to figures published today. Adam Williams reports.

Worth tucking into Greggs shares?

Worth tucking into Greggs shares?

Hungry shoppers piled into Greggs over Christmas, forcing upgrades to profit forecasts for 2016.  Harriet Mann peeks under the pastry to assess prospects for 2017.

Why guilty Rolls-Royce just rallied 8%

Why guilty Rolls-Royce just rallied 8%

A five-year investigation into allegations of bribery and corruption at Rolls-Royce has ended with a colossal fine. Lee Wild asks: how come investors have piled into the shares?

25 momentum stocks for 2017

25 momentum stocks for 2017 stock screen average prices small-cap growth

A screen to find stocks exhibiting the most extreme momentum characteristics has thrown up 25 small-cap names. Lee Wild reveals this year's big momentum plays.

The Oil Man: Tullow, Cairn, Cape, Velocys

The Oil Man: Tullow, Cairn, Cape, Velocys

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

Why WANdisco shareholders are dancing again

Why WANdisco shareholders are dancing again software profit cash flow big data

It plunged 95% in a chaotic two years, but latest numbers are encouraging and WANdisco shares are up 22%. Lee Wild discusses the likelihood of further gains.

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