magazine 15 Oct 2020
Shuffling the pack: how income funds are turning to different stocks for dividends.
Shares talks to various fund managers about how they’ve changed their portfolios and the team reveal two of their favourite income funds.
Other investment ideas in this issue include a credit checking group that’s just won the backing of well-respected fund manager Nick Train.
Forget tech, solar and clean energy is the hot sector in 2020. Discover why this part of the market is soaring.
Also this week: the stocks affected by Boris Johnson’s latest lockdown move, ETF providers quick to launch more ethical funds, and where to consider shifting your money as suspended property funds reopen.
Amazon, Apple, Facebook and others could face lawmaker backlash
We look at the key risers and fallers on the market over the past week
The Government’s new three-tier restrictions framework lands yet another blow on beleaguered travel and leisure operators
This valuation metric is often used by companies seeking takeover opportunities
Toscafund is currently leading the charge to buy the telecoms group
It is hoping to generate 9% to 11% total return for investors each year
Solar and wind stocks have soared this year, but not all renewable funds have felt the benefit
Knowing which firms matter to your investments could help you achieve better returns
Investment experts reveal how they've found new sources of income following widespread dividend cuts
It is the leader in US online sports betting through its FanDuel and FoxBet brands
Investors might be better suited switching to property investment trusts as they don’t have the same structural issues
How technology and careful management of cash and costs can really help
Take note of positive earnings surprises in retail and pharma and tentative signs of a banking sector rebound
Even fund manager Nick Train has been happy to pay top dollar for the stock
Our investment idea is now more than 17% ahead of the entry price
The successful exit from Ceres Power is potentially the first of many over the next few years
Ventilation specialist sees strong start to new financial year
They are also being more targeted in how the market is filtered
Bitcoin is trading close to a 12-month high