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Our stock market analysis covers significant market movements in the most popular UK shares in the FTSE 100, US stocks in the DJIA, commodities, indices, and currency pairs. It is designed to help you make more informed decisions about what to invest in, what to trade and when to execute currency transactions.

Analysis
Jackson Wong PhD

Are Fresnillo shares a good buy?

Yes, Fresnillo is a good share to buy, but on one condition. Don’t overpay for the stock. Why? Because the mining industry is a cyclical one. Investors should buy the sector when sentiment is bearish; and sell when it is bullish. There appears to be a ceiling (£20) and floor (£6) on Fresnillo’s long-term chart.

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Insurtech investing
Analysis
Darren Sinden

Are loss-making fintech investment providers worth the risk?

Robo Advisor Nutmeg reported annual results to the end of December 2019 yesterday and they didn’t make pretty reading, as the business lost £22.0 million over the course of last year, despite a rise in both client numbers and business turnover. That means that Nutmeg burned through £420,000 per week last year, the 2019 losses

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Volatility
Analysis
Jackson Wong PhD

Will market volatility rise in September?

Should we expect a potential rise in market volatility in autumn? History suggests yes. Meanwhile, numerous UK large-caps are battered into multi-month lows. Key Events: US Unemployment Rate ECB Meeting next week Viewpoint Autumn has always proved to be a turbulent period for CFD traders and the markets. Many crashes flared up in September and

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Best and Worst Performing Shares of 2019 Due A Reversion
Analysis
Richard Berry

Best and worst shares of 2019 that could be due a reversal

We are well and truly into the New Year now and whilst markets remain relatively sedate, we have an opportunity to look back and take stock of 2019, to discover what last year may be able to tell us about our portfolio selections for the year ahead. The idea of having a postmortem of 2019’s

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2020 Investment Equity Themes
Analysis
Jackson Wong PhD

UK Equities: Five Sector Themes to Watch in 2020

New year, new investment trends. Here are five potential money-making sector themes to watch for in 2020. 1. Are UK housebuilders overheating? One of the best sector performers over the past decade was undoubtedly housebuilders. Shareholders of Berkeley (BKG), Barratt (read our Barratt Developments (LON:BDEV) share price analysis), Taylor Wimpey (TW/) and Persimmon (PSON) all enjoyed triple-digit

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Seven key questions to ask for investing in 2020.
Analysis
Jackson Wong PhD

What to watch out for when investing in 2020. Seven key questions asked and answered for trading 2020.

1. Will the world economy slip into a recession? This is the big question. No doubt the global economy is slowing. Regional growth statistics from the EU, parts of Asia and most Latin America economies are coming in below expectations. Reports from many sectors are, too, unexpectedly soft, e.g., car industry. That’s why many central banks

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