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Kevin Godbold

I’m an investment writer and investor focusing on the London stock market. I run my own pension fund and ISA accounts after a career in management and engineering, which included building up a business from scratch and selling it a few years later.

3 reasons to buy the FTSE 100’s AstraZeneca stock now

Here's why I'd be keen to get a solid-looking business such as AstraZeneca into my long-term diversified portfolio right now. More »

Passive income ideas I’d use to aim at generating £500 a month

I'd use stocks like these to build an investment pot that's hopefully capable of generating £500 a month in passive income via shareholder dividends. More »

How I’d aim to invest my way from £1,000 to £5,000 with UK growth shares

I reckon UK growth shares are great vehicles for compounding gains. I'd use them like this to aim for a return of 400%, starting... More »

Here’s a 9-step strategy for UK shares from one of Britain’s most successful investors

This British investor turned thousands into millions by investing in UK shares and here are the nine steps he took to evaluate and embrace... More »

2 UK small-cap shares I’m considering right now

Both these UK small-cap shares have received extra funds from the market and could become more efficient following the boost to their finances More »

Has the Argo Blockchain share price fallen too far?

Argo Blockchain stock has been bouncing back after its recent plunge. But can the move higher continue, based on recent mining success? More »

5 passive income stocks I’d buy right now

To me, a stock suitable for generating passive income will be backed by a big business capable of paying enduring shareholder dividends, such as... More »

Why I’d buy this FTSE 100 stock now as its growth rate increases

As growth cranks up in this diversified business, I'm keen to buy the FTSE 100 stock right now for its long-term prospects. More »

With the FTSE 100 near 7,000, here’s why I’d invest in a tracker right now

The Footsie has a long history of staging dramatic recoveries, but here's why I'm investing in the index for the long term as well... More »

UK shares to buy now: how I’d invest £2,000 today

With £2,000, I'd begin to build a diversified portfolio of UK shares with the potential for meaningful returns over the long haul. Here's how... More »

Why a UK stock market boom could be coming

The UK stock market could be a decent place to invest even if current worries about inflation taking off turn out to be correct. More »

This small-cap stock is recovering fast and the directors expect growth ahead

This small-cap stock is bouncing back from the challenges of the pandemic and 2021 revenue is beating 2019's performance because of robust demand. More »

Why I’d buy this resilient and growing small-cap stock right now

A growing pipeline of new business opportunities looks set to power the business behind this resilient and growing small-cap stock. Here's why I'd buy... More »

Should I buy Deliveroo’s rising shares today?

The Deliveroo (LSE: ROO) share price has been rising today. Is this a sign of better times ahead for shareholders and should I jump... More »

Why I’d buy FTSE 100 stock JD Sports Fashion right now

The profitable expansion of JD Sports Fashion (LSE: JD) has been remarkable. But I think there's more to come from the firm's international operations. More »

Here’s what I’m doing about Pensana stock

There's a buzz around Pensana (LSE: PRE), the London-listed rare-earth elements exploration and development company. Here's why. More »

The ITM share price is up 20% since late March and this is what I’m doing about it

Investors choosing not to invest in ITM Power will have missed out on a gain of almost 490% since the beginning of 2020. But... More »

How I’d invest £10k in a Stocks and Shares ISA right now

For me, getting cash into a Stocks and Shares ISA is an important thing because the allowances time-out every year. Here's how I'd invest. More »

What I’d do about Rolls-Royce Holdings shares now

Rolls-Royce Holdings shares may prove to be a satisfactory hold for the long term. But here's why I'm not in a tearing hurry to... More »

This is what I’d do about Tesco shares right now

I think the Tesco business is in better shape and more in control of its strategy now than it has been for years. But... More »