stock and shares

Vodafone’s growth story makes it ‘attractive stock for income seekers’

Friday, 21 July 2017 | News

Vodafone has been labelled an “attractive stock for income seekers” considering its first quarter results published today.

Fight for your rights: Why is a new share certificate so expensive?

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 | Article

My mother has held shares in Sportech, the sports entertainment company, for around 15 years, held on a traditional share certificate. The value of these shares is around £300.

FTSE 100 hits a new record high

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 | News

The FTSE hit a new all-time high this morning (15 May) after rallying oil prices and Chinese infrastructure demand pushed the London share index to 7458.

Buy, hold or sell: Liontrust UK Special Situations

Wednesday, 01 March 2017 | Article

hold or sell: Liontrust UK Special Situations

Is it too early to get rich from Crossrail 2?

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 | Article

Until fairly recently, it has been hard to get too excited about Crossrail 2 - the proposed high-speed rail route that got the green light in March.

Should you sell your stock market investments in May?

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 | Article

What does “Sell in May” mean?


Will China’s Year of the Red Fire Monkey bring joy to investors?

Wednesday, 27 January 2016 | Article

Having taken the US interest-rate rise in their stride at the end of 2015, they had a wobble on the back of sharp falls in the China ‘A’ Share market, which is dominated by domestic Chinese retail investors.

Fund briefing: Specialist sector

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 | Article

These are the misfits of the investment industry, whose objectives mean they can’t be accommodated by any of the mainstream sectors.

Star Wars The Force Awakens: 5 shares that could benefit from the movie's release

Monday, 14 December 2015 | Article

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is expected to take a record-breaking $3 billion at the box office, with Odeon’s managing director Duncan Reynolds saying: “We expect it to become the biggest film of all time.”

Buy, hold or sell: Legg Mason Opportunity

Wednesday, 09 December 2015 | Article