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Can the recent rally in sterling continue?
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Can the recent rally in sterling continue?

A "double top"  – a very recognisable pattern – is forming in in the US dollar. Dominic Frisby explains what it is, and what it could tell us about st…
3 Aug 2020
Stuart Wheeler : the granddaddy of spread-betting
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Stuart Wheeler : the granddaddy of spread-betting

A lifelong obsession with gambling helped make Stuart Wheeler his fortune. By using that to back the Brexit campaign, he changed the face of British p…
2 Aug 2020
What would the greatest mathematician of the Middle Ages say about gold today?
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What would the greatest mathematician of the Middle Ages say about gold today?

Italian mathematician Fibonacci is most famous for a curious sequence of numbers. Continuing his series on technical analysis, Dominic Frisby explains…
27 Jul 2020
Trading: Short Peloton, the one-trick pony
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Trading: Short Peloton, the one-trick pony

Exercise-bike maker Peloton faces stiff competition and is hugely overpriced, says Matthew Partridge.
24 Jul 2020
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How moving averages can reveal trades worth betting on – and ones to avoid
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How moving averages can reveal trades worth betting on – and ones to avoid

Dominic Frisby looks in more depth at how moving averages can help you catch turning points in markets and help you decide which trades are worth purs…
20 Jul 2020
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Why the moving average is my favourite charting tool
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Why the moving average is my favourite charting tool

Traders and technical analysts use "moving averages" to iron out daily fluctuations and give a much clearer picture of a market's direction. Dominic …
13 Jul 2020
Short electric-truck maker Nikola, the Tesla wannabe
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Short electric-truck maker Nikola, the Tesla wannabe

Nikola, the electric-lorry maker, has yet to produce any trucks – and the share price looks ripe for a fall.
29 Jun 2020

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Trading: short this sickly looking health insurance broker
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Trading: short this sickly looking health insurance broker

eHealth’s accounting seems too optimistic and regulators are circling, says Matthew Prtridge.
15 Jun 2020
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Spread betting: five tips for would-be traders
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Spread betting: five tips for would-be traders

Spread betting stocks can be tempting – but for many, it’s ruinous. Michael Taylor of Shifting Shares looks at how to avoid the pitfalls.
5 Jun 2020
Trading: Toast the rebound with Wetherspoon
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Trading: Toast the rebound with Wetherspoon

Wetherspoon, the budget pub chain, is a disciplined and highly profitable operator whose shares now look reasonably priced.
2 Jun 2020
Trading: it’s time for investors to dump Match.com
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Trading: it’s time for investors to dump Match.com

The dating group is grappling with regulators and looks absurdly expensive.
20 May 2020
Trading: switch over to ITV
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Trading: switch over to ITV

Broadcaster ITV is in solid shape and the market slump has left it looking far too cheap.
4 May 2020
Buy United Rentals
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Buy United Rentals

United Rentals shares are extremely cheap and thecompany should benefit from spending on infrastructure
19 Apr 2020
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Trading: you can be sure of Shell
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Trading: you can be sure of Shell

Oil won’t stay low forever – and Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell looks both lean and cheap.
5 Apr 2020
Build profits with this industrial equipment rentals company
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Build profits with this industrial equipment rentals company

United Rentals is poised to benefit from higher spending on infrastructure. Matthew Partridge explains the best way to play it.
26 Feb 2020
Boeing's share price plummets: here's how to play it
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Boeing's share price plummets: here's how to play it

Boeing shares have fallen by a third this year. But there could be worse to come. Matthew Partridge explains how traders should play it
10 Feb 2020
How my 2019 spreadbetting tips fared
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How my 2019 spreadbetting tips fared

Matthew Partridge reviews performance of his 2019 spreadbetting tips. This year’s winners include Bellway, JD Sports and Taylor Wimpey.
17 Dec 2019
Betting on politics: some safe Labour bets
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Betting on politics: some safe Labour bets

Matthew Partridge outlines a few flutters on what should be safe Labour seats in the general election.
10 Dec 2019
DS Smith will deliver: here's how to play the share price
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DS Smith will deliver: here's how to play the share price

Packaging group DS Smith is profiting from the online retail boom. Matthew Partridge explains how traders can play the share price.
3 Dec 2019
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Betting on politics: don't put your money on the SNP
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Betting on politics: don't put your money on the SNP

Scottish voters are strongly opposed to another independence referendum, says Matthew Partridge. That opens up a few tasty punts against he SNP.
29 Nov 2019
How derivatives can widen your market horizons
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How derivatives can widen your market horizons

Certain alternative asset classes and strategies are tricky for private investors to access. Using derivatives – with caution – is one way to level th…
29 Nov 2019
Short Wayfair: home furniture won’t deliver
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Short Wayfair: home furniture won’t deliver

Online furniture retailer Wayfair is chronically unprofitable and faces too much competition, says Matthew Partridge.
22 Oct 2019