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Thursday newspaper share tips: Questions over Thomas Cook's business model

Thursday newspaper share tips: Questions over Thomas Cook's business model

Thu, 26 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Thomas Cook Group's return to profit after five years caught the eye of the Financial Times' Lex on Thursday. The travel and leisure business saw a marginal 1% lift in group revenue... [more]

Wednesday newspaper share tips: Long term look at Compass Group

Wednesday newspaper share tips: Long term look at Compass Group

Wed, 25 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The newspaper pundits were not quite on the same page when it came to what to do with Compass Group. The catering firm posted a 5.8% rise in underlying revenue and a small increase ... [more]

Tuesday newspaper share tips: Conflicting views on Mitie Group

Tuesday newspaper share tips: Conflicting views on Mitie Group

Tue, 24 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The newspaper pundits had some conflicting views on Tuesday about what to do with shares in outsourcer Mitie Group. Shares in the FTSE 250 company dropped on Monday after it posted ... [more]

Sunday share tips: Shell, United Utilities, ScS Group

Sunday share tips: Shell, United Utilities, ScS Group

Sun, 22 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Hold on to Royal Dutch Shell, said Questor in the Sunday Telegraph, B-shares in particular for UK investors to avoid double taxation. Shell's acquisition of BG Group is very logical... [more]

Thursday newspaper share tips: Cement company on the block makes Breedon worth a buy

Thursday newspaper share tips: Cement company on the block makes Breedon worth a buy

Thu, 19 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Breedon Aggregates' proposed purchase of Hope Construction Materials has got The Times' Tempus interested. The company agreed to take over its retail rival for Ł336m from current ow... [more]

Wednesday newspaper share tips: Smiths Group's pension contributions make it a buy

Wed, 18 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Both The Times' Tempus and The Telegraph's Questor kept a close eye on Smiths Group in the papers on Wednesday. Shares in the technology company surged on Tuesday on the back of rel... [more]

Tuesday newspaper share tips: Construction in the spotlight

Tue, 17 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The focus is on construction in Tuesday's newspaper share tips, with Taylor Wimpey and Keller in the spotlight. On Monday, housebuilder Taylor Wimpey said it expected to report a 2%... [more]

Friday newspaper share tips: Rolls-Royce descent in focus

Fri, 13 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - It appeared the papers were singing from the same song sheet on Friday - a song sheet very much focused on Rolls-Royce. The pride of British engineering has hit upon turbulent times... [more]

Thursday newspaper share tips: Great Portland Estates, Inbev/SAB Miller

Thu, 12 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The great divide in property values is still growing between London and the rest of the UK - and that's all the more reason to hold on to shares in Great Portland Estates, said The ... [more]

Wednesday newspaper share tips: Vodafone worth a long-term look

Wed, 11 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Vodafone is worth a long-term buy, according to newspaper pundits at The Times and The Telegraph. The FTSE 100 telco's service revenues bounced back in the second quarter as many of... [more]

Tuesday newspaper share tips: Advice for long-term investors in Dignity

Tue, 10 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - They say there are two things you can't avoid - death and taxes. One of those things is keeping Dignity shares an asset worth hanging on to according to The Telegraph's Questor. The... [more]

Sunday share tips: William Hill, gem miners, Centamin

Sun, 08 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Despite the problems at William Hill, its shares are worth buying, said the Sunday Times' Inside the City column. The bookmaker's stock has tumbled more than a fifth since May, with... [more]

Friday newspaper share tips: Sell as Amec Foster Wheeler faces more pain

Fri, 06 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Traders should sell shares in Amec Foster Wheeler as the company prepares for the long haul, according to The Telegraph's Questor. The oil and gas engineering services company annou... [more]

Thursday newspaper share tips: Investing in Legal and General a good insurance policy

Thu, 05 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Betting on Legal and General may be a good long-term strategy, according to The Times's Tempus. The insurer posted a 14% rise in net cash generation for the first nine months of the... [more]

Wednesday newspaper share tips: Take a long drag of Imperial Tobacco

Wed, 04 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - It isn't time to kick the habit yet when it comes to Imperial Tobacco Group, The Times' Tempus said on Wednesday. On Tuesday, the company posted a rise in pre-tax profit and underly... [more]

Tuesday newspaper share tips: Hikma Pharmaceuticals and Shire under the microscope

Tue, 03 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Pharmaceuticals were on the newspaper pundits' agenda on Tuesday after Hikma Pharmaceuticals caused a bit of pain. The FTSE 100 company warned on Monday that its generics division i... [more]

Sunday share tips: BHP Billiton, Card Factory, Santa Rally stock-picks

Sun, 01 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Sell shares in BHP Billiton, said the Sunday Times' Inside the City column. A recent $6.5bn fundraising was arranged as a 'hybrid' issue as the company seeks to protect its A+ ratin... [more]

Friday newspaper share tips: IAG, Serco

Fri, 30 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - IAG´s maiden dividend marks its recovery from the depths of the financial crisis in 2008, when its precursor British Airways eliminated it. Many see that as vindication of the takeo... [more]

Thursday newspaper tips round-up: Meggitt, Next

Thu, 29 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - Civil aerospace accounts for around half of Meggitt´s sales. So bulging order books at Airbus and Boeing - which are indicative of a buoyant long-term outlook for the sector - is go... [more]

Wednesday newspaper tips round-up: BP, St.James´s Place

Wed, 28 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - At what price might BP be forced to cut its dividend? That´s not what matters, the Financial Times´s Lex column said. Indeed, rival Eni reduced its payout but its stock has outperfo... [more]

Sunday share tips: TalkTalk, Provident Financial

Sun, 25 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - The negative impact on Talktalk after the company admitted that customer data - such as credit card details and birth dates - may have been stolen will stick. It was the third data ... [more]

Friday newspaper share tips: Travis Perkins and RELX two long term investments to consider

Fri, 23 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - The Times' Tempus has a bit of advice for people who haven't invested in Travis Perkins already - it might be time to buy long term. The building materials group said on Thursday th... [more]

Thursday newspaper share tips: Tough choice over Reckitt Benckiser

Thu, 22 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - Reckitt Benckiser is presenting investors with a tough choice, according to The Times' Tempus. The global consumer goods producer has produced some "startlingly strong" numbers acco... [more]

Wednesday newspaper share tips: Spotlight on IHG after third quarter results

Wed, 21 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - After strong third quarter results yesterday, the spotlight is on InterContinental Hotels Group in The Times' Tempus column. The FTSE 100 company reported rising revenue per availab... [more]

Tuesday newspaper share tips: Oxford Instruments' tough year

Tue, 20 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - The Telegraph's Questor is keeping an eye on nanotechnology specialist Oxford Instruments, which has had a tough year to date. After two profit warnings due to Russian demand and we... [more]

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Keurig Green Mountain Inc 52.76 8.00 22:09
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Electronic Arts Inc. 69.51 3.65 22:10
Incyte Corp. 115.41 3.30 21:30

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

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Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. 96.06 -1.78 22:00
Baidu Inc. 201.80 -1.72 21:53
JD.com, Inc. 29.99 -1.19 22:10
Wynn Resorts Ltd. 62.25 -1.11 22:00
Microsoft Corp. 53.69 -1.03 22:00