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Jonathan Smith

Jonathan is an experienced private investor from London. He specializes in macroeconomics with his articles often incorporating the state of the economy into specific stock recommendations. In his spare time he's an avid tennis player.

3 reasons why the Boohoo share price could be the buy of the decade for my ISA

With a slump of almost 50% in the past week, the Boohoo share price is a clear buy for investors, according to Jonathan Smith. More »

3 reasons why buying top British stocks could help me outperform the FTSE 100 this year

Local factors such as Brexit and the impact of exchange rates makes top British stocks a firm buy over international firms for Jonathan Smith. More »

Forget a Cash ISA! I’d invest in bargain FTSE 100 stocks instead to get to a million

With Cash ISA's offering low rates, Jonathan Smith eyes up some bargain defensive FTSE 100 stocks to buy instead. More »

Here’s Warren Buffett’s advice that helped my ISA during the stock market crash

Knowing the difference between price and value is a pearl of wisdom from Warren Buffett that I'm applying to my 2020 ISA investments. More »

The Rolls-Royce share price fell 10% on Friday. Here’s what I’m doing right now!

A tumble for the Rolls-Royce share price on Friday after news about balance sheet issues leaves Jonathan Smith clear on what he should do. More »

Forget buy-to-let! I’d buy FTSE 100 dividend stocks to make a million instead

The flexibility and control of investing in FTSE 100 dividend stocks makes them much more appealing than buy-to-let property, says Jonathan Smith. More »

Here are my top 2 favourite pub and restaurant stocks to buy now as they reopen

Jonathan Smith explains why Wetherspoons and Marston's are his two favourite stocks to buy now to capitalize on the pub sector reopening. More »

Here’s my take on the HSBC share price, and it’s not what you’d expect

Dividend cuts, unrest in Hong Kong and large job cuts have all seen the HSBC share price fall over the past year. But is... More »

Six months to Brexit! Here’s how I’d invest £2,000 in my ISA right now

Investing with the Brexit transition period ending in six months presents some unique opportunities, writes Jonathan Smith. More »

1 stock I’d buy for my ISA to help me retire early… and 1 I’d avoid for now

You can find good stocks to buy for your ISA due to the stock market crash, but there are some Jonathan Smith would still... More »

When will the FTSE 100 fully recover from the stock market crash?

The experts point to the end of 2021 to see a full recovery in the economy and the FTSE 100, but this doesn't stop... More »

Forget the Bitcoin price! I’d invest in this stock market crash bargain right now instead

The M&G share price is still 30% off the year-to-date highs, making it a worthy stock market crash bargain in the eyes of Jonathan... More »

Stock market crash, round 2: What could happen to the Aston Martin share price?

With the Aston Martin share price taking a large hit during the first stock market crash this year, Jonathan Smith reviews what could be... More »

3 ways I’m preparing my investments for negative interest rates right now

Negative interest rates could hit the UK sooner than you think, so here's how Jonathan Smith is taking action right away. More »

£2,000 to invest? Here’s my best UK share to buy now!

Jonathan Smith reviews the booming share price of FTSE 100 firm JD Sports Fashion, and says why he thinks there's further to go. More »

£1,000 to invest? Here are 2 stocks I think could rally despite a second stock market crash

Jonathan Smith explains why he thinks that CRH and Experian could both outperform peers and do well, even if we see a second stock... More »

Thinking about Trump and Brexit? Here’s my investing cheat sheet for an uncertain world

The wisdom of thinking about the impact of upcoming market events is the theme behind Jonathan Smith's investing cheat sheet. More »

Here are 2 dividend stocks yielding 7%+ that I’d buy today to help me become an ISA millionaire

Jonathan Smith reviews Jupiter Fund Management and Airtel Africa and their income potential for those targeting ISA millionaire status. More »

Where could the Lloyds share price be in 5 years’ time?

Both fundamental and technical analysis lead Jonathan Smith to conclude the Lloyds share price could be due a move higher -- but how high? More »

Here’s my 7-point checklist to be ready for another stock market crash

From checking liquidity to reviewing a stock wishlist, Jonathan Smith runs through things to make sure he's ready for another stock market crash. More »