Shares

No Santa rally? There was for these FTSE 100 shares

A handful of mining shares on the FTSE 100 had a Santa rally of their own.

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Are ‘tortoise stocks’ poised to win the race in 2019?

Tony Yarrow, portfolio manager of the TB Wise Multi-Asset Income fund, explains why ‘tortoise stocks’ could deliver the goods in 2019.

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UK share tips for 2019: six stocks for growth and income investors

Richard Beddard says that these stocks have risen to the top of his buy list because they are cheap, set to grow and the income selections pay the highest dividends.

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Can you rely on the ‘January effect’?

The first month of the year is famous for the ‘January effect’, which describes the tendency of small-cap stocks to outperform large caps, but is the phenomenon breaking down?

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Share Watch: Computacenter increasing profits at a steady rate

Each month, Richard Beddard trawls through annual corporate results for candidates for his Watchlist and the Share Sleuth portfolio of companies that satisfy ke

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Share Sleuth: some numbers tell investors more than others

Richard Beddard considers why analysing a company’s fundamentals is much more important than obsessing about the level of indices.

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The best- and worst-performing stockmarkets in 2018

Returns for the best-performing regions in 2018 were considerably lower than those for 2017.

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Six UK shares investors should size up at the start of 2019

Lee Wild’s speculative growth equities include car tech leader AB Dynamics, with British American Tobacco, and lender Morses Club delivering the income.

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UK shares: how to play the Brexit turmoil to your advantage

UK shares are looking cheap and there are ways savvy investors can play the turmoil to their advantage, says Danielle Levy.

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