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Will the stock market crash before 2024?

After the S&P 500 dived over 10% from 31 July to 27 October, pundits warned of a coming stock-market crash.…

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I’d buy these 2 cheap FTSE 100 shares in a heartbeat!

While the FTSE 100 looks great value right now, these two Footsie stocks appear even better buys. They pay cash…

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I’d buy 9,906 of these cheap shares for £1,972 a year in passive income

The shares of this great little FTSE 100 firm pay passive income of almost 10% a year. I'd buy a…

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Down 17% in October, I’d buy this cheap FTSE 100 share now!

The FTSE 100 fell nearly 4% in October, dragging it into loss for this calendar year. But this popular stock…

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After falling to 2023 lows, Lloyds shares seem a steal!

Lloyds shares have lost nearly 10% in a month and almost 17% in six months. After these falls, the dividend…

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Down 33% since March, Barclays shares look a screaming buy to me

Barclays shares have lost a third of their value since their 2023 peak. But Cliff D'Arcy thinks they're a steal…

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Down 24% in 3 months, Hargreaves Lansdown shares look a steal to me

Hargreaves Lansdown shares have plunged by almost a quarter since hitting 927p in July. But their cash yield of nearly…

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These 2 UK shares produce powerful passive income!

While many FTSE 100 companies pay generous passive income to their shareholders, these two stocks offer huge dividend yields.

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The FTSE 100 is falling, but will it crash?

After dropping over the past six weeks, the FTSE 100 is down 1% in 2023. But for it to crash,…

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Down 19% in 6 months, this FTSE 100 share pays 9.5% a year!

This FTSE 100 stock has lagged behind the London market over six months, one year, and five years. But I…

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Which is the better buy, the S&P 500 or the FTSE 100?

Over the past one, 5, and 10 years, the US S&P 500 index has thrashed the UK's FTSE 100. So…

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Down 15% in a month, this FTSE 100 share pays 11.6% a year!

While the FTSE 100 is down under 4% in a month, this Footsie stock has dived by 15%. This has…

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Up less than 8% in 5 years, is the FTSE 100 a busted flush?

The FTSE 100 is up a mere 7.7% over five years. This has left the London market looking far too…

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As Shell shares hit a record high, am I too late to buy?

Shell shares have surged to an all-time peak, driven upwards by a rising oil price. And with war raging in…

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2 UK shares I own for huge cash payouts

Among UK shares, five of the 10 highest-yielding FTSE 100 stocks are in the financial sector. But these two dividend…

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How I’d aim to make millions the Warren Buffett way

Warren Buffett has built a $115bn fortune from investing, while giving away $55bn. Here are five lessons that I finally…

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Down 28% in 8 months, I think Phoenix Group shares should rise from the ashes

Phoenix Group shares have fallen steeply since their highs of early February. But with an 11% cash yield, I don't…

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2 FTSE 100 shares for a second income

In my search for ever-more second income, I now own 20 different FTSE 350 stocks. Here are two that I…

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2 US stocks I think have fallen too far

While mega-tech firms have driven the S&P 500 higher, these two US stocks have lagged far behind. But I'd happily…

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Why are Lloyds and Barclays shares doing so badly?

Lloyds and Barclays shares have both underperformed the UK stock market for years. So why should I hang onto my…

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This FTSE 100 share has crashed in 2022/23, but I’m still happy to hold it!

This ailing FTSE 100 share has lost 28% in one year and almost 53% over five years. But recent changes…

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2 cheap shares I’d buy as the FTSE 100 falls

After the FTSE 100's recent falls, the entire index looks too cheap to me. That's why I see these two…

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2 UK shares I’d gladly buy in October

These two UK shares have both lost value over the last five years. However, I'd happily buy more for their…

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This new ETF wins as day traders lose!

ETFs -- exchange-traded funds -- are booming, with over $10trn invested today. But this newly launched ETF is unlike any…

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Down 23% in a year, are Vodafone shares a busted flush?

Vodafone shares have lost almost a quarter of their value in 12 months, while more than halving over five years.…

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For me, this FTSE 100 share is a no-brainer buy!

This FTSE 100 firm has a remarkable record of growing its revenues, earnings and dividends. So why are its shares…

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Which is the better buy today, Lloyds or Barclays shares?

Both Lloyds and Barclays shares have been disappointing over the past five years. But which would I buy right now…

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5 reasons why I keep on buying stocks and shares

With the FTSE 100 up just 2.3% over the past five years, why on earth do I keep on buying…

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2 cheap shares to consider for big passive income

In my search for ever-larger passive income, I own shares in these two FTSE 100 firms. They offer market-beating dividend…

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Was selling our GSK shares a big mistake?

GSK shares have had a good 12 months, easily beating the FTSE 100 index with an 18% gain. So was…

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Now IDS shares have recovered, do I dump Royal Mail?

IDS shares have been a roller-coaster ride, crashing hard due to strike action. But with Royal Mail back on track,…

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Unless I’m crazy, these FTSE 100 shares are a steal!

I bought these two FTSE 100 stocks for their market-beating dividend yields. But I also see both shares are strong…

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2 FTSE 100 shares that pump out crazy cash!

I bought these two FTSE 100 stocks for their ability to return floods of cash to investors. One firm has…

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5 reasons I just bought BP shares

BP shares have soared since the lows of October 2020. But with the oil price racing upwards again, I couldn't…

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2 shares I’ve bought for powerful passive income

During a recent buying spree, I bought 10 new UK shares -- and these two new shareholdings offer some of…

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This is the most exciting FTSE 100 share I own!

This little-known FTSE 100 stock is up 160% over five years, making it a star performer. Incredibly, it still trades…

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3 reasons I just bought BP shares

With the oil price leaping to $90, BP shares are on the rise once again. But we bought them in…

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If I’d bought £5k of Glencore shares 5 years ago, here’s what I’d have

Glencore shares have been under pressure since they peaked in January. Yet they've been one of the FTSE 100's star…

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2 FTSE 100 shares I bought for huge cash rewards

With bumper dividend yields of 8% and 10% a year, I just had to buy these two FTSE 100 shares.…

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These 4 shares just got dumped from the FTSE 100!

From 18 September, these FTSE 100 shares will be demoted to the FTSE 250 index. They include two financial firms,…

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