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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.

Here are 2 cheap FTSE 100 dividend stocks I’d buy and hold forever

Both of these high-yield stocks look cheap. They are also FTSE 100 dividend hero stocks, having made consistent payments to shareholders for a decade. More »

Here are 3 safe FTSE 100 dividend hero stocks I’d buy and hold forever

FTSE 100 dividend hero stocks consistently make payouts. Here are three examples that I think are safe bets for income investors. More »

Stock market crash: I’d listen to advice from successful investors

Here are three pieces of advice from famed investors about dealing with a stock market crash that I think we should listen to More »

I’d buy this green FTSE 100 stock and two sustainable FTSE 250 shares

These three stocks from the FTSE 100 and 250 should benefit from making products and taking actions for the green economy of the future. More »

The Tesla stock price is down 17% since the stock split: Should UK investors be buying now?

If Tesla can do something extraordinary over the next 10 years then its shares might be cheap enough for UK investors to buy; I... More »

Here are 3 green UK stocks for a sustainable investing portfolio

Sustainable investing is all about buying shares in responsible companies that help solve environmental and social problems and that are financially viable. Here are... More »

My best UK share to buy this September (and some I would avoid this autumn)

A value stock screen has turned up what I think might be the best UK share to buy this September. This package maker should... More »

Gold as an investment: Is it better than stocks?

Gold, whose price is currently soaring, is favoured by investors when economic uncertainty is high. But, in the long term, is gold a better... More »

Wondering if BP shares are cheap enough to buy? Here’s what you need to know.

BP shares seem out of favour, but the company's plan to go green is ambitious and could cause sentiment to change in favour of... More »

UK investors get a slice of Tesla when they buy this FTSE 100 stock

FTSE 100 listed Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust shares give UK investors the chance to invest in Tesla and other exciting growth stocks with minimal... More »

This FTSE 250 growth stock has outperformed Amazon in 2020

FTSE 250 member AO World's online-only business model has outperformed in 2020. Can investors expect further growth in the price of this stock? More »

Have £2,000 to invest in the FTSE 100? I’d buy these 2 dividend stocks in an ISA right now

Despite the dividend drought, some FTSE 100 stocks continued to generate income for investors, and others have started to again. Aviva and Halma could... More »

I think these are two of the best UK shares to buy in a recession

Defensive stocks are good in a recession, but there are some UK shares that could actually outperform in times of economic uncertainty. More »

2 coronavirus vaccine success stocks I think could make UK investors rich

I think investing in these two stocks will bring success regardless of which company wins the race to develop a coronavirus vaccine. More »

I think these are some of the best cheap UK growth shares to buy today

You don't always need to look to US tech stocks for growth: here are two UK growth shares that I think are cheap to... More »

Don’t gamble on the National Lottery. I’d aim to make a million like this

Lottery millionaires are few and far between. I think you have a better chance of making a million by investing in the stock market. More »

I think the BT share price is a bargain buy

Focusing on where BT could be in a few years, rather than where it is right now, makes me think the BT share price... More »

Forget buy-to-let: I think FTSE 100 property shares can help you make a million

Making a million is never easy, but I think investors will have a better chance of success with REITs and an ISA compared to... More »

I think these are the 3 best UK shares to buy right now

In terms of analyst ratings, these are the three best UK shares to buy today. Read on to discover why I think they are... More »

Synairgen share price: Is it too late for investors to profit after the 400% price rise?

If you missed out on the 400% rise in the Synairgen stock price, then there still might be a chance to get on board... More »