Investment strategy

Liz Ann Sonders: raging inflation and the bear market is not “70s redux”
Investment strategy

Liz Ann Sonders: raging inflation and the bear market is not “70s redux”

Merryn talks to Liz Ann of Charles Schwab about how today’s raging inflation and bear market came about, what to do, and why it’s not like the 1970s s…
16 Jun 2022
How much further will bitcoin fall?
Bitcoin & crypto

How much further will bitcoin fall?

Bitcoin has crashed hard, along with the wider cryptocurrency sector. Everything is looking awful, says Dominic Frisby. Here, he asks just how low bit…
15 Jun 2022
Investing for income? Here are six investment trusts to buy now
Share tips

Investing for income? Here are six investment trusts to buy now

For many savers and investors, income is getting hard to find. But it's not impossible to find, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Here, she picks six investm…
14 Jun 2022
Investors are starting to panic – resist joining in
Investment strategy

Investors are starting to panic – resist joining in

Markets are falling hard as investors take fright. But whatever you do, says John Stepek, don’t panic. Keep your head and prepare for the opportunitie…
14 Jun 2022
Russia is now a liability for Western companies
Investment strategy

Russia is now a liability for Western companies

Companies which have pulled out of Russia have incurred significant costs, but it's been worth it, says John Stepek – they've seen their market value …
14 Jun 2022
Protecting your wealth from inflation won’t be easy – here’s what to do
Investment strategy

Protecting your wealth from inflation won’t be easy – here’s what to do

US inflation hit a fresh 40-year high last week. That sent markets into a spin over fears of interest rates rising more quickly than expected. John St…
13 Jun 2022
Investing in the digital economy
Advertisement Feature

Investing in the digital economy

Cryptocurrencies have the potential to fundamentally reshape the global financial system. How, then, do investors explore these ideas?
13 Jun 2022
Owning both bitcoin and gold has proved a winning strategy – will it continue?
Bitcoin & crypto

Owning both bitcoin and gold has proved a winning strategy – will it continue?

Bitcoin is known for its volatility; gold for its stability. Together, says Charlie Morris, they can be a winning combination for investors looking to…
13 Jun 2022
GlaxoSmithKline is set to cut its dividend – should you sell your shares?
Biotech stocks

GlaxoSmithKline is set to cut its dividend – should you sell your shares?

GlaxoSmithKline, a top pick for UK income investors, will reduce its dividend after spinning out its consumer healthcare business. So should you sell?…
10 Jun 2022
The best low cost index funds to buy now
Funds

The best low cost index funds to buy now

Index funds are an easy, low-cost way for investors to invest in a sector or asset class. Here’s a selection of the cheapest passive tracker funds on …
10 Jun 2022
Will the UK's property slowdown turn into a house-price crash?
Property

Will the UK's property slowdown turn into a house-price crash?

As the cost-of-living crisis intensifies and interest rate rise, it is hard to see reasons for UK house prices to keep rising, says Merryn Somerset We…
9 Jun 2022
Warren Buffett’s net worth: how the billionaire built his fortune
Investment gurus

Warren Buffett’s net worth: how the billionaire built his fortune

Warren Buffett is considered by many to be the best investor of all time. Rupert Hargreaves examines how much Buffett is worth, how he made his fortun…
9 Jun 2022
The MoneyWeek Podcast with James Ferguson: recession, house prices and the power of youth
Investment strategy

The MoneyWeek Podcast with James Ferguson: recession, house prices and the power of youth

Merryn talks to James Ferguson of the MacroStrategy Partnership about central-banker induced inflation, the threat of a thoroughly unpleasant recessio…
9 Jun 2022
Three unloved income stocks with rising dividends
Share tips

Three unloved income stocks with rising dividends

Professional investor Charles Glasse of the Waverton European Dividend Growth Fund picks three unloved stocks that could produce market-beating return…
9 Jun 2022
When it comes to investing, sometimes you just have to have faith
Investment strategy

When it comes to investing, sometimes you just have to have faith

To be a successful investor, there’s no substitute for knowledge and experience. But you also need belief, says Dominic Frisby. Here, he explains how …
8 Jun 2022
Recession talk is a red herring – here’s what investors should focus on instead
Investment strategy

Recession talk is a red herring – here’s what investors should focus on instead

There is a lot of talk of impending recession. But that’s not something you should worry too much about, says John Stepek. What’s more important is …
6 Jun 2022
Three high quality companies that can generate real value
Share tips

Three high quality companies that can generate real value

Professional investor Christopher Rossbach of J. Stern & Co picks three high-quality companies trading at very attractive prices.
4 Jun 2022
How to avoid “growth traps”
Growth investing

How to avoid “growth traps”

When high-growth stocks stumble, the market reaction can be brutal. And there’s plenty more to come, says John Stepek.
4 Jun 2022
The unintended consequences of ESG investing
ESG investing

The unintended consequences of ESG investing

Many people are refusing to invest in energy companies, citing "ESG" concerns. But we still need fossil fuels, says Merryn Somerset Webb, and will for…
3 Jun 2022
The MoneyWeek Podcast with Russell Napier at the Library of Mistakes
Investment strategy

The MoneyWeek Podcast with Russell Napier at the Library of Mistakes

Merryn talks to Russell Napier about Edinburgh’s Library of Mistakes, the age of debt and financial repression, plus why he has never invested in Chin…
31 May 2022
Whisper it – but perhaps the UK stockmarket deserves to be cheap
Sponsored

Whisper it – but perhaps the UK stockmarket deserves to be cheap

The UK stockmarket is historically undervalued compared to others. But there are good reasons for that, says Max King – and investors may well be righ…
31 May 2022
Stories are great – but investors should stick to reality
Investment strategy

Stories are great – but investors should stick to reality

Everybody loves a story – and investors are no exception. But it’s easy to get carried away, says Merryn Somerset Webb, and forget the underlying trut…
30 May 2022
Will the rise of ESG investing cause stagflation?
ESG investing

Will the rise of ESG investing cause stagflation?

ESG investing is booming. But it may be contributing to today’s stagflation – slower growth and higher inflation – says Tom Traill.
27 May 2022
What sardines can teach investors about today's markets
Investment strategy

What sardines can teach investors about today's markets

A California tale of “eating sardines” and “trading sardines” can help us divide investments into speculative and real, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Som…
26 May 2022