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James J. McCombie

James J. McCombie has been writing for the Fool UK since August 2019 and has passed the charted financial analyst (CFA) level one and two examinations.

Two stocks that could make you rich from a coronavirus vaccine

Investing in stocks that will benefit no matter who develops a coronavirus vaccine could make you rich. I think these two stocks are good... More »

Here are three stocks that might do well in a recession and bear market

If we are facing a prolonged recession the markets might turn bearish. Here are James J. McCombie's top three picks for stocks that might... More »

Is the Lloyds share price a bargain for FTSE 100 income investors?

The Lloyds share price could be a bargain right now for an investor willing to wait for a potential 8% dividend yield. More »

I think investing in a Stocks and Shares ISA is a better path to making a fortune than Bitcoin

I think opening a Stocks and Shares ISA and regularly investing in stocks is a better way to build wealth over the long term... More »

Is the Royal Mail share price now cheap enough for an investor to buy?

Royal Mail's share price slumped 12% today and investors might be wondering if it's cheap enough to buy. James J. McCombie doesn't think it... More »

Is the Carnival share price a bargain?

Carnival's share price sits well below its recent highs but is stock in the cruise line operator a bargain for the long-term investor? More »

I think these are the two best FTSE 100 dividend stocks to buy right now

With dividends being cut left, right and centre, it might be worth paying the price for these two FTSE 100 stocks that are still... More »

Right now is a good time to invest in FTSE stocks

Despite the volatility in the markets, now is a good time to invest in stocks and shares. Take advantage of the oppourtunity with a... More »

Are value stocks good investments or should you invest in growth?

A wealth of research suggests that value investing is dead and growth investing is the only game in town. Should investors abandon value stocks? More »

Here is what I would do with Just Eat’s share price after it announced GrubHub purchase

The merger of Just Eat and GrubHub will create the largest online food delivery business outside China, but I am not sure the deal... More »

I think this is the best UK pub stock to buy today

Pubs are set to open soon but won't be full for months. I think Young's is the best pub stock to buy right now... More »

I think this AIM stock will do well in a recession

A stock that does well in a recession can provide services that are demanded more in uncertain times, and FRP Advisory Group does just... More »

How to pick stocks with a difference

Using different alternative and industry-specific performance measures could help investors gain an edge in stock picking. More »

FTSE 100 stock market crash: What can it teach investors?

The FTSE 100 stock market crash demonstrated the value of diversification and loss minimisation. The nascent bull run can highlight why long-term investing works. More »

FTSE 100 bull market: which are the worst-performing stocks?

Find out why I think the worst-performing stocks have underperformed the FTSE 100 during its bull run, and what it might mean for their... More »

FTSE 100 bull market: which stocks are the top performers?

Find out why I think these gold medal performing stocks have beat the FTSE 100 during its bull run, and what it might mean... More »

Is the Bushveld Minerals share price charged and ready to surge?

Demand for vanadium for use in batteries to drive the green revolution could help lift the Bushveld Minerals share price higher. More »

If the FTSE 100 crashes again here are 3 steps to help protect your portfolio

If you are concerned about the FTSE 100 crashing again, here are three things I would consider to protect my portfolio should the markets... More »

The FTSE 100 market crash produced some bargains. Is the Whitbread share price one of them?

I am not convinced that Whitbread will outperform the FTSE 100, even with its share price sitting just above their market crash lows More »

Which are the best FTSE-listed small beverage stocks to invest in right now?

Buying shares in the best small drinks maker might add a little fizz to a portfolio. Read on to find out which ones James... More »