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Articles written by David Stevenson
Financial shares have had a rough time over the last three years.But there are some real gems there that have been beaten down in the rush to get out of the sector.And one particular stock looks very attractive.
Mortgage interest rates have been steadily climbing in recent months. So, is it time to switch to a fixed-rate mortgage? David Stevenson reports.
David Stevenson examines Tesco’s latest management statement and asks: should you buy Tesco shares?
Thomas Cook is to postpone publishing its full-year results, because it needs more time to talk to its bankers about its debt. David Stevenson assesses the prospects for the troubled travel operator.
The latest set of results from Britain’s biggest mortgage lender aren’t pretty. And with all the uncertainty about the economy, the safest thing is to steer well clear of Lloyds shares, says David Stevenson.
In all the recent market volatility, holding the yen has been one of the more secure options for investors. But now the Bank of Japan has moved to drive it down. David Stevenson explains why, and picks the best ways to play a weaker yen.
With inflation shrinking your savings, you might as well take advantage of record low interest rates. David Stevenson explains how you could save a bundle by off-setting your savings against your mortgage.
The arrest of UBS trader Kweku Adoboli for alleged fraud marks the latest in a long line of so called ‘rogue traders’ at investment banks. David Stevenson looks at some of the biggest, and what happened to them.
General retail stocks have underperformed the market by around 15% in the last two years. And with the UK high street still in the doldrums, the sector could fall some way yet. But there is still value to be found, says David Stevenson. Here, he picks one defensive retailer to buy now.