Stocks and shares

Britain’s ten most-hated shares – w/e 12 August
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Stocks and shares

Britain’s ten most-hated shares – w/e 12 August

Rupert Hargreaves looks at Britain's ten most-hated shares, and what short-sellers are looking at now.
16 Aug 2022
Semiconductor shortage: industry heads for “supersize bust”
Semiconductor factory
Global Economy

Semiconductor shortage: industry heads for “supersize bust”

The semiconductor shortage could soon become a semiconductor glut as demand for electronic gadgets falls while state subsidies could mean a surplus of…
16 Aug 2022
Britain’s most-bought shares w/e 12 August
Vodafone shop
Stocks and shares

Britain’s most-bought shares w/e 12 August

A look at Britain’s most-bought shares as of 12 August, providing an insight into how investors are thinking and where opportunities may lie.
16 Aug 2022
Are GSK’s legal troubles a threat to the firm’s survival?
Zantac
Biotech stocks

Are GSK’s legal troubles a threat to the firm’s survival?

Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline is facing legal action over heartburn drug Zantac that has seen billions wiped off its market value. Rupert Hargr…
16 Aug 2022
Why aircraft leasing funds look attractive now
Airplane
Investment trusts

Why aircraft leasing funds look attractive now

Aircraft-leasing funds crashed during the pandemic, David C. Stevenson explains why the outlook for these funds may be improving.
15 Aug 2022
Share tips of the week - 12 August
Share tips

Share tips of the week - 12 August

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
12 Aug 2022
Aviva: One for income investors to tuck away
Share tips

Aviva: One for income investors to tuck away

Insurance giant Aviva is one of the highest yielding stocks in the FTSE 100 – and it’s cheap, too, making it a tempting target for income investors. R…
10 Aug 2022
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Director dealings w/e 5 August: what company insiders are buying and selling
Stocks and shares

Director dealings w/e 5 August: what company insiders are buying and selling

Directors’ share dealings can often give investors an insight into the sentiment of company insiders. Here are some of the biggest deals by company di…
9 Aug 2022
Is abrdn’s eye-catching 9.2% dividend yield sustainable?
Share tips

Is abrdn’s eye-catching 9.2% dividend yield sustainable?

Shares in investment manager abrdn currently yield 9.2%. Generally speaking, says Rupert Hargreaves, it pays to be sceptical of very high dividend yie…
9 Aug 2022
Where to find inflation-resistant stocks
Investment strategy

Where to find inflation-resistant stocks

Terry Smith’s latest update contains some valuable pointers for investors looking to protect against inflation.
8 Aug 2022
A low-risk way to beat inflation
Share tips

A low-risk way to beat inflation

Demand for care-home places is strong and the sector should be able to raise prices ahead of costs, says Max King.
8 Aug 2022
Three stocks to provide income and growth in good times and bad
Share tips

Three stocks to provide income and growth in good times and bad

Professional investor Matthew Page of the Guinness Global Innovators fund picks three resilient stocks that should pay predictable dividends that grow…
5 Aug 2022
Share tips of the week – 5 August
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 5 August

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
5 Aug 2022
Invest in defence stocks as war goes hi-tech
Share tips

Invest in defence stocks as war goes hi-tech

The operational efficiency of defence equipment and cybersecurity is developing rapidly owing to the war in Ukraine, says Jonathan Compton. Here’s wha…
4 Aug 2022
Will HSBC be torn apart?
UK stockmarkets

Will HSBC be torn apart?

Banking giant HSBC has pleased the market with a new dividend policy. But its top shareholder thinks it should be split in two. Matthew Partridge repo…
4 Aug 2022
John Wood Group: needs polish, but has plenty of potential
Share tips

John Wood Group: needs polish, but has plenty of potential

Oilfield engineer John Wood’s share price has underperformed, its prospects are solid and it looks too cheap
4 Aug 2022
Alibaba may be booted off NYSE
US stockmarkets

Alibaba may be booted off NYSE

Shares in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group fell by 4% last week amid fears that it could be kicked off the New York Stock Exchange.
3 Aug 2022
Why now looks like a good time to invest in nuclear power
Energy

Why now looks like a good time to invest in nuclear power

Nuclear power has a terrible PR problem. But it has a vital role to play in energy security, to provide baseload power, and to reduce our carbon emis…
3 Aug 2022
Enjoy the bear market rally while it lasts
Stockmarkets

Enjoy the bear market rally while it lasts

Investors seem to think that a weaker US economy will cool inflation and see the Fed relent on interest rate rises. But that optimism may be misplaced…
3 Aug 2022
Three “billionaire” stocks to give your portfolio a boost
Share tips

Three “billionaire” stocks to give your portfolio a boost

Samed Bouaynaya of the Global Billionaires Fund picks three diverse global stocks that are overseen and guided by billionaire owners.
1 Aug 2022
Why Big Tech’s move into medicine is a mistake
Tech stocks

Why Big Tech’s move into medicine is a mistake

The big tech companies have long wanted a slice of the medical action, and now they are moving in. They are making a big mistake and will fae a huge b…
30 Jul 2022
Share tips of the week – 29 July
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 29 July

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
29 Jul 2022