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How safe is Vodafone's dividend?

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Vodafone has outperformed since February and is growing profits again, but competition is fierce and there is huge cost pressure, reports Harriet Mann.

How to hedge your portfolio before EU vote

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Weighing the likely consequences for assets ahead of the EU referendum, Guy Monson at Sarasin reveals how to hedge your bets before 23 June.

The Oil Man: Oil price, Range, Victoria, Amerisur

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

Stockwatch: A tuck-away with short-term fire

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After a two-year bear run, there could be a short-term recovery at this blue chip firm, reckons stockpicker Edmond Jackson. Its diversity reveals bottom-drawer potential, too. 

Chart of the week: Rally not over

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Hedge funds unwound record long positions in precious metals in May, but technical analyst John Burford believes the long-term rally is not over. This share should benefit.

Should this rally embolden investors?

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The market has nullified the more bearish short-term chart pattern, says money manager Lance Roberts, but what should investors do now?

FTSE 100 weekly forecast

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Technical analyst Alistair Strang uses the past 20 years to predict the FTSE 100's future. We get the latest near-term forecast, too.

A share to reward shareholders handsomely

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Traders have lost faith in this evergreen fashion retailer, but companies analyst Richard Beddard has ripped through the annual report and likes what he sees. 

Share of the week: A winning bank

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It's been impossible to call where this volatile bank's share price is going next, but the past few days have been spectacular. Harriet Mann reveals this week's star performer.

Would a Brexit make you richer or poorer?

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A 'Brexit' or 'stay' result on 23 June will hit Britons' finances in very different ways. Ruth Jackson at our sister magazine Moneywise reveals what to expect from each outcome.