magazine 17 Jan 2019
Shares argues now is the time to invest in housebuilding companies because so much bad news has already been priced into their shares. It analyses the sector and looks at companies’ ability to keep paying very generous dividends.
Also this week: what recruitment companies are telling us about the UK jobs markets, new headwinds for the gambling sector, and eight ways to invest in the water industry.
Discover how cash back sites can supplement your income, learn about different investing styles and explore how convertible bonds work.
Shares also highlights a FTSE 100 stock and a European investment trust which it believes to have attractive characteristics.
Michel Perera looks at the chameleons of the fixed interest world
All outcomes remain possible with the UK’s scheduled exit from the UK just weeks away
Two developments in the UK and US have weighed on shares in betting companies this year
Hays, PageGroup and Robert Walters provide insight into UK recruitment activity
We look at some of the key announcements and share price movers over the past week
Pictet Water is among the funds and shares providing exposure
Make sure you understand how a fund manager will look for assets to put in their portfolio
Cashback websites are an easy way for you to earn extra money
Don’t get emotionally attached to stocks as you may be blind to big changes
M&A involving gold miners has put the spotlight back on the precious metal
They include advice on pension transfers and automated investment decisions
Shares in the defence firm look oversold, so buy now ahead of a potential big share price catalyst in February
Value is back in fashion and this investment trust is a great way to access quality stocks
Nigerian oil producer has exciting plans for the year ahead
Premium drinks play is making positive progress on all fronts
The fire and safety expert has bought a company which is set to drive a large uplift to earnings
Asset disposals help fuel upwards momentum in the pub company’s share price
AJ Bell expert Tom Selby explains how the ban works and ways to avoid scams