Choosing which stocks to buy is never an easy task especially when you have your own hard-earned after tax pounds, sterling and pence on the line - it is must easier to fritter away other people's money. Today's post takes a look at one of my own investments for The Thomas Value Report and specifically how I use a specific price alert (a large decline in a stock's price) to … [Read more...] about How To Choose Which Stocks To Buy
I'll cut straight to the chase. On 6th December 2016 this headline flashed across my screen: Crackdown on financial spread betting proposed by FCA In a nutshell the Financial Conduct Authority had announced that silly little retail investors were using a product called CFD's without knowing what they were doing. The FCA proposed to limit the risks that investors … [Read more...] about Here’s How I’ve Gained 8.79% In Three Months
It seems as though the big bad bogeyman of China has been made the scapegoat for the global rout in stocks including the FTSE 100. Well that's nice and indeed overnight Asian shares have continued their slide influenced by China's factory output contracting at the fastest rate in three years. Economic pundits have touted this as an indicator of China's slowing … [Read more...] about China and The FTSE 100
Here is a list of 10 UK stocks selling at 30% or less than their stated net tangible asset value AND at 20% or less than their debt to equity excluding intangibles. They also have strong balance sheets with a current ratio of 1.50 or more. This is not a recommendation to buy or sell any of these stocks and please do your own research. For example when you dig deeper in … [Read more...] about 10 UK Stocks Selling At 30% Or Less Than Net Tangible Assets
Followers of this blog may have been forgiven for thinking it was dead. Not so fast. I've been rather busy and I'll let you all know the reasons why in the coming days but before all that I'd thought it would be good to reintroduce myself with a revisit to the ailing supermarket giant Tesco (TSCO). A reader had asked me all the way back in the summer of 2014 what my … [Read more...] about Buffett May Have Dumped Tesco But Is There Room For Growth?