Greene King: a pub chain going cheap
You should take advantage of the good cheer on offer at Greene King, says Matthew Partridge.
If you’d invested in: Pepper Food Service and Greene King
Pepper Food Service operates franchise and directly run steak-restaurant chains throughout Japan. Shares in the firm have risen 924% since January.
The best shares to hold for perks and freebies
The days when being a shareholder allowed you widespread perks are all but gone. But some companies do still offer them. Here are just a few.
Top ten short sellers: little cheer for Greene King
Pub landlord Greene King has become the most shorted UK-listed share after reporting poor results from the Christmas period.
Companies in the news: tenanted pubs
Last week was grim for pubcos as MPs passed a bill to get rid of the tied pub. Phil Oakley looks at how they will cope.
Shares in focus: Does Greene King have a future?
Greene King is one of Britain's best pub chains, and the shares are not cheap. Should you still buy in? Phil Oakley investigates.