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Monday tips round-up: Royal Dutch Shell, BP, GSK and Anglo American

Monday tips round-up: Royal Dutch Shell, BP, GSK and Anglo American

Mon, 27 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - There is an inevitable dividend question hanging over the two big oil companies, the Times' Tempus column said. Royal Dutch Shell and BP, both reporting this week, offer among the b... [more]

Sunday share tips: Sky, Pets at Home

Sunday share tips: Sky, Pets at Home

Sun, 26 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - The Sky is not falling, not yet at least. Household incomes speeding ahead at their fastest clip since 2001 have allowed Sky chief Jeremy Darroch to rise up to the challenge of seei... [more]

Share tips: Relx, Bank of America and Credit Suisse

Share tips: Relx, Bank of America and Credit Suisse

Fri, 24 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - The company formerly known as Reed Elsevier, Relx is one of the most reliable stocks on the market, The Times' Tempus said, although undeniably expensive. The B2B publisher's strong... [more]

Wednesday share tips: Infosys, Zalando, Croda

Wednesday share tips: Infosys, Zalando, Croda

Wed, 22 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Infosys' Visha Sikka needs to do more, the Financial Times Lex column says, despite the chief executive producing pleasant surprises in three out of the last four quarters. Consensu... [more]

Sunday share tips: Britvic, Tungsten, Optibiotix

Sunday share tips: Britvic, Tungsten, Optibiotix

Sun, 19 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Shares in drinks maker and Wimbledon tennis sponsor Britvic are worth buying ahead of its third-quarter trading statement next Thursday, advised Questor in the Sunday Telegraph. The... [more]

Wednesday share tips: First Group, Dairy Crest

Wed, 15 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - First Group lost two rail franchises last year and failed to replace them, setting the company up for a tough year. UK Rail was the biggest contributor to the company's top line but... [more]

Sunday share tips: Infinis Energy, mining sector, Gear4music

Sun, 12 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Sell shares in waste-to-energy producer Infinis Energy, said the Sunday Times's Inside the City column. When Chancellor George Osborne last Wednesday swept away long-standing tax br... [more]

Friday share tips: Barclays, Hays

Fri, 10 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - If Barclays wants to light a fire under its shares it needs to fix its capital position and repair its investment bank. The latter is the common denominator between outgoing chief A... [more]

Thursday share tips: Barclays, Bwin.party

Thu, 09 July 2015

Barclays chairman John Mcfarlane has decided Antony Jenkins's time is up. That is somewhat surprising. Jenkins has successfully begun the slow process of rebuilding the lender's reputation. Neverthele... [more]

Tuesday share tips: Rolls Royce

Tue, 07 July 2015

Bad habits are hard to break, with Rolls Royce's latest profit warning being a case in point. It may just be the standard kitchen-sinking exercise after the company's new boss, Warren East, came in. N... [more]

Sunday share tips: Astrazeneca, Galliford Try, Grainger

Sun, 05 July 2015

Buy shares in Astrazeneca said Questor in the Sunday Telegraph. The London-listed company is one of the foremost developers of cancer treatments in the world, especially in the exciting new field of i... [more]

Sunday share tips: Astrazeneca, Galliford Try, Grainger

Sun, 05 July 2015

Buy shares in Astrazeneca said Questor in the Sunday Telegraph. The London-listed company is one of the foremost developers of cancer treatments in the world, especially in the exciting new field of i... [more]

Tuesday share tips: Sky, BG Group, Vodafone

Tue, 30 June 2015

Sky´s decision to dedicate one of its channels solely to Formula 1 fits in well with its strategy as a content distributor, but a theoretical purchase of the franchise whole does not. Speculation has ... [more]

Sunday share tips: Safestore, Sirius Minerals

Sun, 28 June 2015

Safestore is set to continue capitalising on the growing need for self-storage facilities. The sector is growing as the housing market improves, driving demand from retail users, but companies are als... [more]

Thursday share tips: StanChart, Stagecoach Group

Thu, 25 June 2015

Like other global banks new StanChart chief Bill Winters's remit is clear, seek high, sustainable and low-risk returns while culling costs at the rest of business units. Hopefully, he will not be as t... [more]

Wednesday share tips: Petrofac, Ladbrokes

Wed, 24 June 2015

The latest trading update from oil field services firm Petrofac showed that losses at its North Sea Laggan­Tormore project were now estimated to be $50m higher. That resulted from labour unrest with i... [more]

Tuesday share tips: UK banks, Severn Trent

Tue, 23 June 2015

Banks may not be happy with the new 'ring-fencing' rules, but just a decade on from the financial crisis they need to learn live with them. Legislation passed in 2013 set out the need for lenders to s... [more]

Thursday tips round-up: Berkeley Group Holdings

Thu, 18 June 2015

The premium on Berkeley Group Holdings shares on a price-to-book basis is justified. Above all else homebuilders are property companies. Their sucess hinges on their saviness when it comes to land, wh... [more]

Wednesday share tips: Ashtead, Crest Nicholson

Wed, 17 June 2015

Shares in Ashtead came off on profit-taking following its latest full-year profits. The company, which rents out equipment, believes it can outspend rivals on new investment, allowing it to deliver be... [more]

Tuesday share tips: Aberdeen Asset Management, StanChart

Tue, 16 June 2015

Aberdeen Asset Management´s decision to raise 100m pounds via the sale of preference shares is unsettling. Six weeks ago it said it would spend that same amount buying back ordinary shares. In goes on... [more]

Sunday share tips: Auto Trader, VP

Mon, 15 June 2015

A year-and-a-half ago Guardian Media Group let go of its 51% stake in Auto Trader for £600m in cash. When private equity outfit Apax took the company public three months ago, those same shares went fo... [more]

Friday tips round-up: RBS

Fri, 12 June 2015

According to some investors the state is flogging shares of RBS at too low a price - but such criticism is wide of the mark. The government spent £45bn of taxpayers' money to bail-out the lender. So t... [more]

Tuesday tips round-up: SAB Miller, Diageo

Tue, 09 June 2015

Reports that three Brazilian millionaires might be interested in making a bid for Diageo via their 3G investment vehicle may just be an attempt to force the hand of SAB Miller. Indeed, 3G holds a stak... [more]

Wednesday tips round-up: Henderson Group, AO World

Wed, 03 June 2015

Shares in fund manager Henderson Group may look primed for a fall, but that may be misleading. True, the bulk of its assets are mainly in equities and fixed income, especially in the UK and US, and it... [more]

Sunday share tips: Lloyds Banking, Quindell, Quantum Pharmaceutical

Sun, 31 May 2015

Lloyds Banking Group shares are a 'hold', said Questor in the Sunday Telegraph. The bank is certainly making progress: reporting rising profits, is close to returning to paying a dividends and small i... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Micron Technology Inc. 19.75 9.00 22:09
Tesla Motors Inc 264.82 4.67 22:10
Amgen Inc. 172.74 4.35 21:59
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. 128.30 4.11 21:42
Biogen Inc 319.93 3.39 22:09

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Baidu Inc. 168.03 -15.00 22:08
TripAdvisor Inc. 79.34 -1.56 22:00
Wynn Resorts Ltd. 98.01 -1.23 22:02
Amazon.Com Inc. 526.03 -1.01 22:02
Discovery Communications Inc. Class A 31.31 -0.73 22:10