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Neil Woodford’s seven trades in January

Neil Woodford’s seven trades in January

After a poor 2016, star fund manager Neil Woodford lagged the wider market again in January. He's also been bargain hunting and added a new stock, reports Lee Wild.

Guru stock picks for your Isa: Templeton, Slater and Lynch

Guru stock picks for your Isa: Templeton, Slater and Lynch

Kyle Caldwell sizes up the investment strategies of some of the greatest professional investors, and asks what we can learn from them.

Was 2016 sweet for the Saltydog portfolio?

Was 2016 sweet for the Saltydog portfolio?

Saltydog's trend-investing approach really took advantage of the markets' upturn last year, making a sharp jump of 10%. Douglas Chadwick has the lowdown.

Fund briefing: Contrarian funds

Fund briefing: Contrarian funds

Brave investors looking for blockbuster returns are naturally drawn to contrarian funds - although it's a risky business. Rob Griffin explains how to pick the best.

Growth, value, momentum and income investing: Which is more profitable?

Growth, value, momentum and income investing: Which is more profitable?

Only a small number of professional investors manage to stand out from the crowd. Kyle Caldwell considers how to profit from the most popular investment styles.

Adventurous and conservative investment trust tips

Adventurous and conservative investment trust tips

Two trusts with value-oriented strategies for the UK and continental Europe join our tips portfolio, explains Fiona Hamilton.

When will the 'Trump rally' grind to a halt?

When will the 'Trump rally' grind to a halt?

The Donald Trump-inspired stockmarket rally will soon lose its fizz, warns Sam Morse, manager of the Fidelity European Values and Fidelity European funds. Kyle Caldwell explains.

January's 10 most-bought funds

January's 10 most-bought funds

Star fund manager Terry Smith is as popular as ever, but what about Messrs Lindsell and Train, and the underperforming Neil Woodford? Marina Gerner reveals all.

10 UK shares that pass Warren Buffett's tests

10 UK shares that pass Warren Buffett's tests

Want a portfolio the legendary Warren Buffett would admire? Kyle Caldwell lists 10 UK-listed stocks that tick all of the successful investor's boxes.

The Land of Rising Dividends in 2017

The Land of Rising Dividends in 2017

This panel of investment experts isn't entirely convinced by Trumpomania, but they do know where to find decent income. Jim Levi gets the answers to 2017's key questions.