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'.

Neil Woodford has just sold shares of this FTSE 100 giant

G A Chester looks at a FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock Neil Woodford has been selling and a small-cap he's been buying. More »

2 surprising small-caps owned by Britain’s Warren Buffett

Could these surprising small-caps owned by Britain's Warren Buffett make you rich? More »

Could this small growth stock outperform BT Group plc?

G A Chester discusses BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) and a little-known growth stock. More »

This little-known AIM stock is run by ‘a smart guy’, according to Warren Buffett

Could the Warren Buffett seal of approval make this AIM (INDEXFTSE:AXX) stock a smart buy? More »

Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited: a forgotten growth stock with stellar potential

The investment case for Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited (LON:GKP) is better than ever, argues G A Chester. More »

Why I’d ditch this defensive dividend stock to buy AstraZeneca plc

G A Chester argues AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) is the pick of two defensive dividend stocks. More »

2 growth stocks under £1

Are these two stocks set to deliver stunning profits for investors? More »

2 ‘under the radar’ dividend stocks I’d buy right now

G A Chester discusses two dividend stocks you may not have considered. More »

Are these 9% yields too dangerous… or too good to ignore?

G A Chester discusses two stocks with stunning 9%+ yields. More »

Is UK Oil & Gas Investments plc a millionaire-maker stock?

G A Chester discusses the prospects for high-flying UK Oil & Gas Investments plc (LON:UKOG). More »

2 inflation-busting dividend stocks you may not have considered

G A Chester discusses two dividend-growth stocks with inflation-busting prospects. More »

2 stocks that have turned £5,000 into £15,000 in just one year

Could these two stocks continue to deliver supersized profits for investors? More »

There could be hidden value in these FTSE 250 stocks

G A Chester discusses his two top-value picks from the FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX). More »

2 stunning growth stocks that could make you brilliantly rich

These two growth stocks are substantially undervalued, says G A Chester. More »

Has Neil Woodford lost the plot?

After a spate of dramatic falls in some of his biggest shareholdings, has renowned investor Neil Woodford finally lost the plot? More »

2 growth stars that could make you brilliantly rich

These growth stocks are trading at attractive valuations, says G A Chester. More »

2 FTSE 250 stocks at 52-week highs that may still be worth buying

These FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks still offer excellent value, says G A Chester. More »

1 emerging growth stock I’d buy and one fallen dividend hero I’d sell

G A Chester has contrasting views on these two contrasting stocks. More »

2 growth stocks defying the struggling high street

These two stocks are delivering growth in a generally unloved sector. Time to buy? More »

Provident Financial plc set for FTSE 100 exit and NMC Health plc to replace it

Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) is heading out of the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) and NMC Health plc (LON:NMC) is in line for promotion from the... More »