Shares in Royal Mail were a steal at their flotation price, but have now fallen back as the company has run into a few problems. Phil Oakley asks if it’s time to buy.
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It’s not hard to see why the company’s shares have been battered, says Phil Oakley. Buy for the shares could stage a comeback.
Utility company Centrica has had a rough ride. But with the shares offering a decent dividend yield, should you still buy in? Phil Oakley investigates.
Insurance claims handler Quindell has attracted a lot of publicity lately. But is the bad news already in the price, asks Phil Oakley.
The Altman Z-Score is one way you can avoid buying financial basket cases. Phil Oakley explains how it works.
Bookies William Hill is a decent business. But is it worth a flutter? Phil Oakley investigates.
If you’re wondering what to put in your new Isa, this specialist insurer could be worth a look, says Phil Oakley.
Inflation is toxic for most bonds. But there is one type of bond that is immune. Phil Oakley explains how index-linked bonds work, and picks the best way to invest in them.
Shares in the AA are trading on the open market below their issue price. Is this a chance to grab a bargain or should you steer clear? Phil Oakley investigates.
The Vix – the ‘stockmarket fear gauge’ – is saying investors have become complacent. This is a dangerous sign, says Phil Oakley. And it means it’s time to worry.