Share Trading

Should you invest in penny shares?

Should you invest in penny shares?

What are the arguments for and against investing in the casino end of the stockmarket - the small, cheap companies that might hit the big time.

10 tips to profit from penny shares

10 tips to profit from penny shares

For investors with an appetite for risk, small company shares should not be discounted entirely. Here's our top tips to profit from penny shares.

Which stockmarket is up 40% already this year?

Which stockmarket is up 40% already this year?

This table reveals which asset classes have made investors rich in 2015, and which have wiped out fortunes.

How to profit from shares that analysts overlook

How to profit from shares that analysts overlook

A Neglected Firms portfolio compiled by Stockopedia for Interactive Investor has unveiled 10 under-researched shares which could outperform more popular shares.

4 charts flashing warning signs

4 charts flashing warning signs

These four charts are flashing warning signs that we are in a late market stage advance, says Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management.

Market confirms breakout

Market confirms breakout

The bulls remain firmly in charge despite deterioration in market liquidity, equity outflows and weak fundamentals, says Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management.

Share of the week: Record deal puts DCC on the map

Share of the week: Record deal puts DCC on the map

A good set of results and expert dealmaking has put DCC within reach of a place in the FTSE 100.

A magic formula for good quality value shares

A magic formula for good quality value shares

A market-beating stock screen compiled by Stockopedia for Interactive Investor has identified 10 cheap, good quality shares that could improve returns.

Economy is "good enough" for stocks

Economy is "good enough" for stocks

BlackRock's Russ Koesterich suggests a preference for stocks over bonds, a healthy allocation to international equities and an opportunistic stance in fixed income.

Chart of the week: A terrific set-up for a trader

Chart of the week: A terrific set-up for a trader

Technical analyst John Burford has found a share at a major crossroads - an ideal place to enter trades - and thinks this low-risk trade is superb.