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Should you be worried about energy windfall tax proposals?
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Energy

Should you be worried about energy windfall tax proposals?

Calls have been growing for a windfall tax on UK oil and gas producers. It's a popular idea, but is it a good one? And what does it mean for investors…
24 May 2022
Shell unveils record profits, but should investors back the oil giant?
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Energy stocks

Shell unveils record profits, but should investors back the oil giant?

Oil giant Shell reported record profits of $9.1bn for the first three months of the year and has distributed billions to shareholders. Should you buy …
5 May 2022
Investors can no longer be sure of Shell
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Stockmarkets

Investors can no longer be sure of Shell

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell, one of the market’s most reliable income providers, has cut its dividend for the first time in over 70 years. Matthew Par…
7 May 2020
Shell’s mega-merger with BG
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Stocks and shares

Shell’s mega-merger with BG

Oil and gas giant Shell's £47bn takeover of rival BG Group marks the world’s biggest deal so far this year.
9 Apr 2015
The Shell BG deal will be the first of many – which oil giant is next?
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Stockmarkets

The Shell BG deal will be the first of many – which oil giant is next?

Shell's takeover of BG Group will spark a wave of mergers in the energy sector. John Stepek asks – who will be next?
9 Apr 2015
Today’s profit warning looks like a good time to buy Shell
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Today’s profit warning looks like a good time to buy Shell

Shares in Shell took a hit after the company's profits warning. But that doesn't mean you should sell, says Antonia Oprita. In fact, now may be time t…
17 Jan 2014
Three stocks to buy with future income in mind
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Three stocks to buy with future income in mind

Professional investor Ben Ritchie picks three robust stocks that should generate a sustainable and growing dividend for future income.
25 Nov 2013
Cover of MoneyWeek magazine issue no 1022, Friday 23 October 2020

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Shares in focus: Can Shell deliver the goods?
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Shares in focus: Can Shell deliver the goods?

Oil giant Shell is out of favour with the City, but does its dividend yield make the shares worth buying? Phil Oakley investigates.
25 Oct 2013