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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'.

Could this FTSE 100 industry giant be one of the best shares to buy now?

This leading stock is 25% down from its pre-pandemic level. With compelling growth prospects, is it one of the best shares to buy now? More »

3 more FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy for a starter portfolio in October

These three high-quality FTSE 100 stocks are currently on offer at discount prices. They could be ideal for a starter portfolio. More »

3 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy for a starter portfolio in October

Many high-quality FTSE 100 stocks are currently on offer at discount prices. These three could be ideal for a starter portfolio. More »

Will Aviva’s share price ever go back up to 400p?

The Aviva share price has underperformed the FTSE 100 in the stock market crash. But could it deliver an impressive return for buyers today? More »

Will BT’s share price ever go back up to 200p?

The BT share price has halved in the space of 10 months. But could it return to 200p, giving investors today an impressive return? More »

Better buy? Lloyds shares vs this FTSE 250 bank

At multi-year lows, Lloyds shares are attracting the attention of value investors. But could there be a better bank stock in the FTSE 250? More »

2 UK health stocks I’d buy after this news

The shares of many UK health stocks have been flying in the market crash. G A Chester reckons these two stocks are currently under-appreciated. More »

Stock market crash: 5 FTSE 250 stocks I’d buy today

Investors who buy during a stock market crash often make impressive returns further down the line. Here are five FTSE 250 stocks I'd buy... More »

Stock market crash: 5 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy today

Investors who bravely buy during a stock market crash often reap the rewards further down the line. Here are five FTSE 100 stocks I'd... More »

How I’d invest £500 per month in a Stocks and Shares ISA starting right now

Now could be a great time to start regularly investing. Here's why I'd use a Stocks and Shares ISA, and how I’d invest £500... More »

Will Shell’s share price ever go back up to £20?

Shell's share price has more than halved in just eight months. Could it get back to £20 and deliver a brilliant return for buyers... More »

Will Vodafone’s share price ever go back up to 200p?

The Vodafone share price has halved over the last few years. But could it get back to 200p, giving buyers of the stock today... More »

Why I think this FTSE 250 growth stock is one of the best LSE shares to buy now

This FTSE 250 growth stock's recent acquisition is one of a number of reasons why G A Chester rates it one of the best... More »

2 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy after this news you may have missed

An announcement mid-afternoon Friday has reinforced G A Chester's view that there's considerable 'hidden value' in these two FTSE 100 stocks. More »

Looking for cheap UK shares to buy? I think these 3 could be big winners!

There are plenty of cheap UK shares to buy today. These three are on offer at big, big discounts, and could reward long-term investors. More »

Stock market crash: 3 cheap dividend stocks I’d buy to get rich and retire early

These three FTSE 350 companies have strong businesses. And with yields of up to 8.6%, I think they're some of the best cheap dividend... More »

Stock market crash: 3 cheap shares I’d buy right now to get rich and retire early

These are FTSE 100 brand champions whose shares are cheap after the stock market crash. They could help you on the road to riches. More »

Forget investing in gold! I’d invest in gold mining companies right now

The price of gold is flying this year, but most gold stocks have done better. Here's why one Fool would invest in gold mining... More »

Are Lloyds shares finally cheap enough to buy?

Buyers of Lloyds' shares, currently trading below 27p, are paying just 51p for every £1 of the bank's assets. G A Chester asks: are... More »

Stock market crash: 3 cheap shares I’d buy in September to get rich and retire early

These three FTSE 100 firms are leaders in their industries, and I think their shares are cheap after the stock market crash. More »