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David O'Hara

3 Of The Steadiest Companies You Can Buy Today: Unilever Plc, Diageo Plc And Compass Group Plc

Unilever plc (LON:ULVR), Diageo plc (LON:DGE) and Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) have a winning record stretching back decades. I expect each business to continue... More »

The Facts That Imperial Tobacco Group PLC And British American Tobacco plc Shareholders Must Know

Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT) and British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS) have long been considered two of the safest investments on the market. However,... More »

Should I Buy Royal Dutch Shell Plc Or BP plc?

Despite the strong market rises, shares in Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSB) and BP plc (LON:BP) have disappointed this year. Is this an opportunity... More »

Why I Still Expect Barclays PLC To Deliver Substantial Gains

The announcement of a rights issue hit shares in Barclays PLC (LON:BARC). However, this investor reckons that the shares are cheap enough to still... More »

3 More FTSE 100 Shares I Would Buy If I Won Euromillions: Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, Unilever plc And William Hill plc

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON:RBS), Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) and William Hill plc (LON:WMH) all have the hallmarks of a solid long-term investment.... More »

3 FTSE 100 Shares Trading Near 52-Week Lows: BP plc, Aggreko plc And Imperial Tobacco Group PLC

As the markets have risen, fewer shares are trading at lows. However, BP plc (LON:BP), Aggreko plc (LON:AGK) and Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT)... More »

3 FTSE 100 Shares I’d Buy If I Won Euromillions: Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Legal & General Group Plc And Compass Group plc

If I had £100m to spend on shares, I'd want solid companies that I could rely on for the long term. Royal Dutch Shell... More »

Why I’m Still Selling British American Tobacco Plc

British American Tobacco plc (LON: BATS) recently reported interim results. Although earnings and dividends increased, I still believe that the shares are significantly over-valued. More »

Is Now The Time To Sell Vodafone Group Plc?

Shares in telecoms giant Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD) are up 26% so far this year. Could their rise continue? More »

3 More FTSE 100 Shares Trading Near 52-Week Highs: BP plc, BT Group plc And Centrica PLC

BP plc (LON:BP), BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) and Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) are all trading within 4% of their highest price of the last twelve... More »

3 Shares Trading Near 52-Week Highs: Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Lloyds Banking Group PLC And Rolls-Royce Holding PLC

Market statistics show that Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSB), Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) and Rolls-Royce Holding PLC (LON:RR) are all trading within 4%... More »

Is Barclays PLC A Fast Profit Opportunity?

Next Tuesday, Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) will report its results for the first six months of the year. If it can earn the same market... More »

Is Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc A Fast Profit Opportunity?

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) announces profits next week. Could this event trigger a re-rating of the shares? More »

Is Now The Time To Sell Lloyds Banking Group PLC?

Shares in Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) are up 131% in the last twelve months. Could further rises be on the cards? More »

3 More FTSE 100 Shares To Avoid Market Madness: Severn Trent Plc, National Grid plc And United Utilities Group PLC

Recently, shares in Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT), National Grid plc (LON:NG) and United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) have been less affected by wider market... More »

3 FTSE 100 Growth Shares Trading At Bargain Prices: Rio Tinto plc, Standard Chartered PLC And Old Mutual plc

Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO), Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) and Old Mutual plc (LON:OML) are all forecast to grow this earnings this year. Yet their... More »

3 FTSE 100 Shares To Avoid Market Madness: AstraZeneca plc, SSE PLC And G4S plc

Statistically, AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN), SSE PLC (LON:SSE) and G4S plc (LON:GFS) have all avoided wild market swings. Are the shares worth picking up? More »

3 More FTSE 100 Shares That Have Increased Dividends Super-Fast: Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, Compass Group plc And British Sky Broadcasting Group plc

In recent years, Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT), Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) and British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (LON:BSY) have all increased their payouts... More »

3 FTSE 100 Shares That Have Increased Dividends Super-Fast: British American Tobacco plc, Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc And Prudential plc

Shareholders in British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS), Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) and Prudential plc (LON:PRU) have been well-rewarded in recent years as they... More »

3 More FTSE 100 Shares To Soar In A Bull Market: Barclays PLC, Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc And Antofagasta plc

Statistics show that Barclays PLC (LON:BARC), Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON:RBS) and Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) have previously exaggerated the market's moves. More »