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Harshil Patel

Harshil Patel is an experienced private investor, stock picker and freelance investment writer. With an economics background and a career in equities from London-based investment banks, he has built over 18 years of investment experience. Harshil is always on the lookout for good quality, growing companies, with share prices on the move. He has a medium to long term time frame, and loves finding small companies that have an ability to turn into giants.

The Wise share price has crashed. Should I buy the stock today?

The Wise share price crashed by 30% over the past month. Harshil Patel looks at whether this is a buying opportunity. More »

3 dirt-cheap dividend shares with 7% yields

I wouldn’t own dividend shares only, but these three FTSE shares offer above-average yields that I think could be too hot for me to... More »

£3,000 to invest? 2 of the best stocks and shares to buy now

Buying growth stocks can be lucrative. Harshil Patel looks at two quality picks he’d consider today if he had £3,000 to spare. More »

How I’d start investing in stocks with £5,000

Harshil Patel discusses how he’d start investing in stocks with £5,000 to achieve long-term returns. More »

How I’d use £500 a month to create passive income investments

Harshil Patel explains how he would create a passive income from a basket of the best dividend shares. More »

3 dirt-cheap penny stocks to buy now

Business is booming for some companies right now. Harshil Patel looks at three penny stocks that still seem cheap and that he'd like to... More »

How I’d try to build a £10k passive income from FTSE 100 shares

The FTSE 100 is a great place to find dividend shares. Harshil Patel looks at some of the best shares for passive income. More »

2 cheap UK shares to buy in October

With UK share prices falling recently, Harshil Patel considers some potential bargains for his portfolio this month. More »

The best shares to buy when the stock market falls

What to do when stock markets crash? Harshil Patel looks at what he thinks are the best shares to buy for his ISA in... More »

4 ‘no-brainer’ FTSE 100 shares to buy now

FTSE 100 shares come in various shapes, sizes and styles. Harshil Patel takes a deep dive into his top selection. More »

How I’d fund early retirement with FTSE 100 dividend shares

Early retirement is calling. Harshil Patel considers which FTSE 100 dividend shares could help provide a passive income. More »

Entain shares soar from DraftKings bid

Entain shares soar on Tuesday and Wednesday after a bid offer by sector peer DraftKings. Here's the latest news. More »

3 UK shares I’d snap up in a stock market crash

A stock market crash can create opportunities to buy shares ‘on sale’. Harshil Patel takes a deeper dive into three shares he’d buy for... More »

2 ‘no brainer penny’ stocks I’d buy now

Penny stocks can potentially offer outsized returns. Harshil Patel looks at two options for his ISA. More »

Why I’d prepare for a stock market crash now

Is a stock market crash around the corner? Harshil Patel looks at why (and how) he would prepare today. More »

2 of the best UK shares to buy now

Harshil Patel looks at which UK shares to buy for his ISA to ride Britain’s home improvements boom. More »

How I’m aiming for £10,000 a year in passive income from dividend stocks

Dividend stocks can be a great way of generating passive income. Harshil Patel looks at how he’d find the best selection. More »

2 of the best shares to buy in September 2021

I’m looking for the very best shares that I could add to my Stocks and Shares ISA this September. And there are several UK... More »

3 no-brainer UK shares to buy in September

A diversified portfolio can spread an investor's risk and return. Harshil Patel looks at three varied UK shares he’d buy this September. More »

My top 3 dividend shares to buy for a passive income

These top three dividend shares provide an average yield of over 7%! Harshil Patel investigates further. More »