Share Trading

Chart of the week: Only one way for this share to go

Chart of the week: Only one way for this share to go

This share has been on a major trend from early 2014 and all evidence points to a continuation in the short-term. A significant move seems likely, reckons our resident technical analyst.

Sell signals on the horizon

Sell signals on the horizon

The MACD indicator is very close to issuing only its fifth signal since the turn of the century. Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management explains the significance.

Market trying to confirm bullish trend

Market trying to confirm bullish trend

This chart suggests that the majority of the gains for the current market cycle have already been reaped, according to Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management.

This bull market smells a little stale

This bull market smells a little stale

Multi-asset funds are one way investors can counter the financially repressive central banks policies, says Money Observer editor Andrew Pitts.

Stock of the week: Vedanta is king of the miners

Stock of the week: Vedanta is king of the miners

Despite mixed newsflow, Vedanta has easily outperformed its mining peers over the past week. Here's why.

These Summer Portfolios thrash the market

These Summer Portfolios thrash the market

Buying these portfolios and holding over the summer months has generated incredible annual returns and outperformed the stockmarket every year for a decade.

The big opportunity for the small investor

US quant researchers have found that you can outperform the market by buying high quality stocks and shorting low quality ones. This stockscreen has identified 10 smaller, good quality UK shares.

Chart of the week: A highly reliable and very powerful pattern

Chart of the week: A highly reliable and very powerful pattern

Our resident technical analyst has spotted what he calls a Chines Hat - a highly reliable sign that the market is about to turn and where a low risk trade can be entered.

Is oil setting a bottom?

Is oil setting a bottom?

Much is written about the oil price and future direction. Now, a renowned expert in market timing observes that the money men are cancelling bets on further falls.

Stock of the week: Carr's Group leads FTSE All-Share

Stock of the week: Carr's Group leads FTSE All-Share

The market had been waiting for a profits warning, but Carr's Group's first-half results met expectations instead, which launched the shares on a week-long rally.