Stocks and shares

A fund to provide a reliable income from biotech
Investment trusts

A fund to provide a reliable income from biotech

The BioPharma Credit investment trust lends to promising small drug developers.
18 Jul 2022
Three companies to buy that will conquer the competition
Share tips

Three companies to buy that will conquer the competition

Professional investor James Harries of the Securities Trust of Scotland picks three long-term investments that should sustain high returns on capital …
18 Jul 2022
I love its cars, but I wouldn’t touch Aston Martin’s shares
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I love its cars, but I wouldn’t touch Aston Martin’s shares

Aston Martin makes beautiful cars. But it has a chequered history and continues to lurch from disaster to disaster. That’s why I wouldn’t buy Aston Ma…
15 Jul 2022
Five London-listed stocks to play the coming oil shortage
Energy stocks

Five London-listed stocks to play the coming oil shortage

After peaking in June, the oil price has fallen back and oil companies have fallen out of favour with investors. But with supply predicted to outstrip…
15 Jul 2022
How to invest in the electric car market
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How to invest in the electric car market

The vehicle sector suffered badly in the pandemic, and has since been buffeted by supply-chain problems, inflation and recession fears, says David J. …
14 Jul 2022
Share tips of the week – 15 July
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 15 July

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
14 Jul 2022
Five real estate investment trusts for income and inflation protection
Investment trusts

Five real estate investment trusts for income and inflation protection

Real estate investment trusts (Reits) are a good way to earn income from property. Here, Rupert Hargreaves picks five of the best to buy now.
13 Jul 2022
How venture capital trusts can provide income and growth for pension savers
Venture capital trusts (VCTs)

How venture capital trusts can provide income and growth for pension savers

Venture-capital trusts provide both capital gains and juicy dividends, which makes them the investment vehicle of choice for many pension savers. But …
12 Jul 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 …
11 Jul 2022
Three good value American small-cap stocks to buy now
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Three good value American small-cap stocks to buy now

Professional investor Richard de Lisle of the VT De Lisle America Fund picks three American value stocks to buy now.
11 Jul 2022
Why there were no buyers for the sale of Boots
Retail stocks

Why there were no buyers for the sale of Boots

Boots is a dull and boring business, says Matthew Lynn. It should focus on beauty and healthcare to spruce itself up.
10 Jul 2022
Phoenix Group’s 8.5% dividend yield looks here to stay
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Phoenix Group’s 8.5% dividend yield looks here to stay

At a forecast 8.5%, Financial services group Phoenix, has one of the highest dividend yields in the FTSE 100. And it has all the hallmarks of a great …
8 Jul 2022
The top five ETFs for income
ETFs

The top five ETFs for income

Exchange traded funds (ETFs) have only been around for three decades, but they have proved hugely popular, combining flexibility and low cost. Here, R…
8 Jul 2022
The best infrastructure funds to shelter your income from inflation
Investment trusts

The best infrastructure funds to shelter your income from inflation

Diversified infrastructure funds have a record of strong returns and still look well-placed for now, says Max King
8 Jul 2022
Share tips of the week – 8 July
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 8 July

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
8 Jul 2022
How to invest in carbon capture and storage in the quest for net zero emissions
Renewables

How to invest in carbon capture and storage in the quest for net zero emissions

Switching to green energy is unlikely to be enough to get the world to “net zero”. Carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies will also play a key …
7 Jul 2022
The highest-yielding Pibs and preference shares
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The highest-yielding Pibs and preference shares

As well as ordinary shares, companies and other institutions issue preference shares and permanent interest-bearing shares (Pibs), which act more like…
7 Jul 2022
Babcock International: a turnaround play in a growing sector
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Babcock International: a turnaround play in a growing sector

Britain’s defence spending is set to rise and Babcock International could soon return to favour, says David J Stevenson.
7 Jul 2022
Imperial Brands has an 8.3% dividend yield – but what’s the catch?
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Imperial Brands has an 8.3% dividend yield – but what’s the catch?

With an impressive dividend yield of 8.3%, Imperial Brands looks to be one of the most attractive income stocks in the FTSE 100 . But investors should…
6 Jul 2022
Saga’s figures are heading in the right direction – so should you buy?
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Saga’s figures are heading in the right direction – so should you buy?

Saga the over-50s travel and financial services specialist, has been struggling for years. But now, with the pandemic behind, it it is planning for fu…
5 Jul 2022
Is it OK to buy Scottish Mortgage investment trust again?
Investment trusts

Is it OK to buy Scottish Mortgage investment trust again?

Scottish Mortgage investment was hit hard by the tech-stock crash, and it is still being buffeted by headwinds. Should new investors wait for those to…
5 Jul 2022
M&G offers a solid 10.1% yield – but future growth is uncertain
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M&G offers a solid 10.1% yield – but future growth is uncertain

Financial services group M&G has one of the highest dividend yields in the FTSE 100. But it’s a complicated company, and a tough one to analyse, says …
4 Jul 2022
The income investor’s dilemma
Income investing

The income investor’s dilemma

Pay attention to dividend growth as well as initial yield when picking income trusts, says Max King.
4 Jul 2022
How to boost your income as dividends come back in fashion
Income investing

How to boost your income as dividends come back in fashion

Dividends are back in fashion. But how do you go about building an income-generating portfolio?
4 Jul 2022