Stockwatch: Reinforcing the case for equities

Stockwatch: Reinforcing the case for equities

Sideways volatility should continue amid a stale story for equities, says Edmond Jackson. Be steeled for more down-days and keep buying on the dips.

28/07/2017

Stay with your existing portfolio, advises Edmond Jackson, but ensure some cash - you just can't predict when a shift to "risk-off" will happen.

26/05/2017

Should investors here expect a Goldilocks scenario, or is this the calm before the storm, asks Edmond Jackson.

02/05/2017

With big elections and potential banana skins both here and abroad, Edmond Jackson discusses whether investors should heed the old adage this time.

30/03/2017

Ken Fisher's critique of the CAPE ratio was "refreshing", but Edmond Jackson believes what happens next will be crucial for its role in investment analysis.

24/02/2017

Wall Street is still hitting records, and UK equities are holding up, but can it last? Edmond Jackson analyses the issues likely to determine direction near-term.

30/12/2016

Overall, the outlook for 2017 looks positive, but with markets at record highs, Edmond Jackson has identified key risks to keep an eye on. At some point, there will be a moment of truth.

25/11/2016

Two weeks after the US election, Edmond Jackson gives his post-mortem on the global market reaction. With Trump's fundamentals 'dodgy at best', are construction groups and miners really a safe bet?

28/10/2016

Equity markets are struggling to make progress currently, but Edmond Jackson knows why we're not seeing a much bigger sell-off.

30/08/2016

Investors are taking a 'buy the dips' approach amid vast monetary stimulus. Edmond Jackson asks how long this 'Goldilocks economy' can underpin equities.

29/07/2016

Markets have rallied in an era of easy money, but Edmond Jackson worries the Goldilocks story is heading for a sticky end.

19/07/2016

Sometimes major deals can portend an eventual financial collapse, says Edmond Jackson. Watch out for the shorters on this one.

24/06/2016

Amid market chaos over the UK's 'Leave' vote, it's hard to spot pricing opportunities, says Edmond Jackson - but a few post-Brexit dynamics are pretty clear.

27/05/2016

There's no sign yet of a genuine so-called 'black swan' event. Find out why Edmond Jackson is broadly encouraged by the case for equities.

29/04/2016

Should you really 'sell in May' as stimulus efforts fizzle? Edmond Jackson examines the big issues all investors should understand as summer approaches.

01/04/2016

It's going to need more serious bad news from companies reporting to dent this equities recovery, argues Edmond Jackson. Buy the dips to capture dividend yields.

26/02/2016

Risks in the macro environment can rear up anytime, but the long-term equity bull has legs yet, argues Edmond Jackson.

29/01/2016

Britain has one of the fastest-growing economies in the developed world, but there have been alarming indicators. Edmond Jackson examines macro risks to your dividend income.

24/12/2015

Our resident stockpicker has had some notable successes in 2015. Here, Edmond Jackson shares important lessons learned, and predicts which stocks will do well in 2016.

27/11/2015

Share prices have risen sharply in the past week, yet a slew of profit warnings is concerning. But there's something else worrying our resident stockpicker.

30/10/2015

A number of companies have hit trouble recently, but Edmond Jackson strikes a positive note for stock-picking and the real economy. He also names a core portfolio holding to buy on the dips.