G A Chester

Having served the required apprenticeship of a misspent youth, G A Chester began his working life as a horse-racing writer and private handicapper. He has subsequently worked as a writer and editor in a variety of fields, and began contributing to the Fool as a freelancer in 2010. His investing career has progressed from the mis-priced second favourite in the 2.30 at Ascot, through speculative small caps, to conservatively-run family firms and the occasional 'special situation'.

Last chance to buy Vodafone Group plc for under £2?

Is now the perfect time to buy a slice of Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)? More »

3 Neil Woodford super-high income stocks to retire on

Neil Woodford has been buying these dynamite dividend stocks since launching his new Income Focus Fund. More »

Which fintech stocks does Neil Woodford own?

Neil Woodford is investing in the £300bn fintech revolution. More »

Your last chance to buy Tesco plc for under £2?

Is now the perfect time to buy a slice of Tesco plc (LON:TSCO)? More »

2 FTSE 250 stocks I’d buy today

These FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks could have fantastic futures, says G A Chester. More »

Is BT Group plc’s 30% share price slump set to continue?

Should you buy or avoid BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) after its 30% slump. More »

Are Lloyds Banking Group plc shares worth less than 50p?

Is Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON:LLOY) overvalued at today's 63p? More »

One Footsie dividend I trust and one I don’t

Two blue chips. Will they leave dividend investors delighted or down in the dumps? More »

2 top retail stocks I’d buy and hold for 10 years

These two retailers could prove to be great buys for the next 10 years, says G A Chester. More »

Top buys for a Footsie starter portfolio

G A Chester's quarterly review of how 10 UK industry giants shape up as a starter portfolio. More »

Is this the best insurance stock you’ve never heard of?

Could this insurance stock be a better buy than the usual blue-chip suspects? More »

Here’s why dividend stocks could enable you to retire early

How a portfolio of dividend stocks could make you seriously wealthy. More »

Neil Woodford just bought a dividend stock you’ve probably never heard of

Neil Woodford's latest dividend pick could be a great addition to a portfolio, says G A Chester. More »

One top AIM stock I’d buy today and one I’d sell

Which of these AIM (INDEXFTSE:AXX) stocks is better buy? More »

Is it finally time to buy Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited?

Is fallen oil-stock darling Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited (LON:GKP) finally set to come good? More »

2 top Footsie ‘safety’ shares for dividend investors

These two shares could be shrewd buys today. More »

Here’s why the best is yet to come for Royal Dutch Shell plc shares

The future looks bright for investors in Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON:RDSB), says G A Chester. More »

2 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy with dividends yielding more than 6%

These two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks have high yields and growing payouts. More »

It’s a myth that Warren Buffett buys stocks to hold forever!

Is buy-and-hold investing dead after Warren Buffett's latest pronouncement? More »

Should you sell this heavily shorted IoT stock after FY results?

Is this 'Internet of Things' stock set for success or will it disappoint? More »