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The week ahead: A big day for M&S

The week ahead:  A big day for M&S

It's been a real struggler for years, but shareholders will be watching Marks & Spencer for any sign that the latest turnaround plan is working.

Nick Train believes in Pearson turnaround

Nick Train believes in Pearson turnaround

The company has long been a worry for the fund manager, Marina Gerner takes a look at why he still believes in its potential success.

Are Next shares a buy for the long term?

Are Next shares a buy for the long term?

Next is putting up a good fight as it grows online and contracts on the high street. Making a profitable transition is a lot to ask, admits analyst Richard Beddard, but it's well on the way.

Why bitcoin holding above $8,000 may be prelude to new leap forward

 Why bitcoin holding above $8,000 may be prelude to new leap forward

Our very own award-winning cryptocurrency writer Gary McFarlane discusses the latest goings-on in the crypto world, from where bitcoin could heading next to HTC's plans to release a blockchain phone.

A fund for worried bulls

 A fund for worried bulls

Fearful that a near 10-year equities bull run is running out of steam? Manager Freddie Lait thinks his outperforming Latitude Horizon fund could be for you.

Stockwatch: 7.6% yield supported to at least 2022

Stockwatch: 7.6% yield supported to at least 2022

Brexit could cause the UK economy some disruption, but Edmond Jackson thinks there's a fair chance of long-term capital growth backed by excellent yield.

These are the FTSE 100 targets you should be following

These are the FTSE 100 targets you should be following

After making a record closing high last night, chartist Alistair Strang runs the numbers to see where next for the FTSE 100.

Bombed-out Mothercare offers hope

 Bombed-out Mothercare offers hope

Down from almost 500p five years ago to 13p in March, investors are backing management to turn this basket case around, writes Graeme Evans.

This is the big one for Ocado!

This is the big one for Ocado!

Short-sellers have been put to the sword in spectacular fashion following Ocado's game-changing deal, writes Graeme Evans.

Royal Mail shareholders bag massive profits

Royal Mail shareholders bag massive profits

A remarkable turnaround at the country's favourite postie has delivered huge returns for investors, but Richard Hunter, head of markets at interactive investor, spots a big 'sell' signal.