A new year and value is very much on the stock market agenda in the first issue of Shares in 2017. Forget any negative perceptions, buying assets at a discount to their intrinsic value remains a tried and trusted route to wealth creation and we discuss the reasons why, plus provide 6 great fund ideas to think about. We also look at house builder Persimmon and ask if its 6% dividend yield is sustainable, survey the post Christmas shopping environment and flag the big retail updates still to come, plus we reveal the big IPOs heading the stock market's way. There's record M&A in Talking Point, our best ideas put under the microscope, we reveal details of how to sensibly invest lump sums and all of the regular company stories, market stats and loads more.
O2, Bank of Cyprus, OneFoods among the names linked to potential UK stock market flotations
Grocers lead the way as festive reporting frenzy gets underway
Oil producer agrees deal to sell down holding in Lake Albert project
Theme parks technology firm may have major new agreement in pipeline
Full year results could reveal enhanced shareholder returns
Exercise your portfolio with the high-growth nutrition products minnow
Keep tuning into high growth online guitars-to-drum kits seller
Construction software minnow facing vacancies at CEO and CFO
Exercise could open door to cash return down the line
After torrid few years surveillance business may finally be finding its footing
JPMorgan investment trust looks to profit from shifting economy
Cleaning group exits ailing retail drycleaning business
Lancashire investment sees revenue potential exceed £160m
Market growth helps propel Safestore in UK and France
Technology and health care companies prove popular targets
Marketing mail and parcel volumes in focus
Smirnoff vodka-to-Guinness beer behemoth is one for uncertain times
Manufacturing specialist ends year with a bang
Newspaper firm in talks to invest in Richard Desmond titles
Average gain is more than twice the returns from the market
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