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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.

2 explosive UK shares to buy right now

These stocks have risen by over 100% in a year. Here’s why I still think they are the best shares to buy now, despite... More »

The Next share price soars after smashing sales guidance. Should I still buy?

The Next share price soars on an excellent trading update. Harshil Patel looks at whether he’d buy this well-known fashion retailer. More »

Here’s how I’d invest £5,000 in the top UK stocks now

Harshil Patel considers the top UK stocks for investing £5,000 in a Stocks and Shares ISA. More »

2 UK shares to buy for a summer of sports

After mass cancellations last year, 2021 is seeing a summer of sport. Harshil Patel considers two UK shares to buy that should benefit. More »

Best penny stocks to buy in 2021

Harshil Patel considers the best penny stocks to add to his Stocks and Shares ISA in 2021. More »

How I’d aim to make £10,000 a year in passive income from UK and US shares

Harshil Patel looks at how he’d reach a passive income goal of £10,000 a year from a basket of British and international stocks. More »

Should I buy Wise shares following its new listing?

Wise shares have listed on the London Stock Exchange. Harshil Patel looks at whether he’d buy some for his portfolio. More »

1 FTSE 100 stock to buy in July

This FTSE 100 stock is up by 96% in only a year! Harshil Patel looks at why he’d still buy it today, even after... More »

3 penny stocks to buy in July

These penny stocks look pretty promising right now to Harshil Patel. Here, he looks at why he’d consider this promising trio of shares for... More »

Should I buy Krispy Kreme shares for my portfolio?

Krispy Kreme shares have started trading with the ticker DNUT. Harshil Patel considers whether to take a bite. More »

Here’s how I’d invest £5,000 in the best UK shares

Harshil Patel has been been thinking about how to invest £5,000. Here's his criteria to find the best UK shares and what he'd... More »

UK shares to buy now: how I’d invest my first £10,000

If he was starting his investment journey today, Harshil Patel would consider these top UK shares to buy now for his ISA. More »

Morrisons share price soars on takeover bid! Here’s what I think will happen now

Morrisons' share price has soared after it rejected a takeover bid. Harshil Patel investigates what he thinks could happen next. More »

My best stocks to buy in a bull market

The bull market continues. Can technology stocks continue the march higher? Harshil Patel looks at the best stocks to buy now. More »

How I’d invest £200 a month to aim for a passive income

Investing in shares can be a great way to earn passive income. Harshil Patel looks at exactly how he’d do it. More »

3 hot UK shares I’d buy this summer

With summer almost here, things are hotting up with these three UK shares. Let’s look at why I’m considering buying them. More »

3 UK penny stocks I’d buy in June

UK penny stocks can offer great returns to patient investors. Here are three that I like for June. More »

The Royal Mail share price is surging. Here’s what I’d do now

Royal Mail share price is up almost 80% this year! Here is what’s going on and what I’m doing now. More »

I’d listen to Warren Buffett to find the best shares to buy now

Could these UK stocks be the best shares to buy now? I certainly think they tick many of the boxes that would please Warren... More »

2 cheap UK shares to buy in June

Are these cheap UK shares the best of the bunch to buy this June? Harshil Patel looks at two undervalued quality picks. More »