By making Aim stocks eligible for tax-free Isas, George Osborne has really increased the potential returns for investors, says David Thornton.
Articles written by David Thornton
Ignore the hype surrounding George Osborne’s ‘pensioner bonds’, says David Thornton. Investing in penny shares makes much better sense.
There is a time in the market cycle when you definitely shouldn’t own small-cap stocks, says David Thornton. But that time is not now. Now’s the time you should be buying.
With market conditions changing all the time, investors need to be flexible and responsive. Sticking rigidly to a fixed view of the world is a recipe for losing money, says David Thornton.
Making predictions about the oil price is a mug’s game, says David Thornton. But that’s not going to stop him. So here goes with three of his own.
Suing the company you own hurts you and your fellow shareholders, says David Thornton.
Insurance outsourcer Quindell has been battered by short-sellers. But perhaps that’s something to be thankful for, says David Thornton.
Stock market investment relies on trust between shareholders and company directors. Recent controversial events have shaken this trust, says David Thornton.
Most investors don’t need a fancy model to tell them about risk, says David Thornton When things get dicey, just keep calm and use your common sense.
Misunderstandings arise when penny share directors aren’t clear about their intentions, says David Thornton. That can be devastating for the shares.