Investors spend a lot of time thinking about buying shares, says John Stepek. But they should consider their selling strategy too.
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The FAANG tech stocks are all very different businesses, so shouldn’t really be lumped together. But that’s immaterial, says John Stepek. When the market turns, they will crash as one.
Much like TV reality show Love Island, the stockmarket is a beauty contest. Matthew Partridge explains why, and how you can make it work to your advantage.
Investing in digital doesn’t mean sticking solely to traditional tech firms, says fund manager Nick Train.
If the yield curve reverses and investors are willing to accept lower rates on long-term debt than short-term, it bodes ill for the economy, says John Stepek.
Matthew Partridge looks at what Shakespeare’s Richard III can teach investors about liquid assets.
If you hold a lot of tech stocks in your portfolio, you should think very seriously about diversifying away from them, says Merryn Somerset Webb.