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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'.

Is the BT share price primed to smash the FTSE 100?

G A Chester discusses the investment outlook for 'bargain-basement' BT Group - CLASS A Common Stock (LON:BT.A) and a broadband peer you've probably never... More »

3 FTSE 100 dividend stocks I’d buy for my ISA today

G A Chester discusses three FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) dividend stocks that could help you on the road to financial independence. More »

Is the Sirius Minerals share price the biggest bargain in the market?

With the Sirius Minerals plc (LON:SXX) share price almost 50% below last year's high, is it time to pile in? More »

Have £3k to invest? 3 FTSE 100 dividend stocks I’d buy and hold for 20 years

G A Chester discusses three FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks with structural drivers for long-term earnings and dividend growth. More »

The Next share price is down on today’s results. Here’s what you need to know

G A Chester discusses today's results from Next plc (LON:NXT), and looks at the company's valuation and prospects. More »

Warning! I think this FTSE 100 stock’s 9.9% dividend yield is fool’s gold

G A Chester sees a number of warning lights flashing red at this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) company, including its mammoth dividend yield. More »

2 FTSE 250 dividend stocks I’d buy for my ISA

G A Chester reveals two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) dividend stocks he believes could make highly rewarding long-term investments. More »

Why I’d avoid Sainsbury’s and buy this superstock instead

G A Chester explains why J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) isn't on his shopping list, and why he prefers a premium-rated 'category killer'. More »

Could this FTSE 100 stock double your money again?

G A Chester discusses the outlook for this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) big winner and a smaller-cap peer. More »

Is the Barclays share price primed to smash the FTSE 100?

G A Chester discusses the investment outlook for 'bargain-basement' Barclays plc (LON:BARC) and a mid-cap bank with results out today. More »

Why I think the doomsters are wrong about this 7%-yield FTSE 100 stock

Far from being a stock to run a mile from, this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) high-yielder could be one of the biggest bargains in... More »

I got this FTSE 250 stock badly wrong. But could the time to buy now be right?

G A Chester revisits a disastrous FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stock tip, and considers its current valuation and prospects. More »

Why I’d buy this brand new FTSE 100 high income stock today

This new entrant to the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) has a dividend yield of 6.5%, and looks an attractive investment for those seeking high income,... More »

2 FTSE 250 turnaround stocks I’d buy in March

G A Chester explains why he sees considerable upside in these two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks, one of which also offers a dividend yield... More »

Thinking of buying the AA or Saga share price? Read this first

G A Chester picks the bones out of the disappointing performances of AA plc (LON:AA) and Saga plc (LON:SAGA). And looks at whether it's... More »

The Rolls-Royce share price is under £10. Buy, sell or hold?

Annual results today have sent the Rolls-Royce Holding plc (LON:RR) share price sharply lower. Here's what I'd do. More »

3 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy with £3,000

These three FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks are not only trading at attractive valuations, but also offer more diversification than you might think. More »

Could my top secret growth stock be a millionaire maker?

There's a reason why growth hunters may overlook this stock. But all's not as it seems, explains G A Chester. More »

2 top value FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy right now

G A Chester discusses two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks that are absurdly cheap. More »

Why I’d shun the IQE share price and buy this FTSE 250 growth stock instead

Earnings at IQE plc (LON:IQE) are forecast to rocket over 100% in 2019, but G A Chester sees better value in a FTSE 250... More »