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Kevin Godbold

I’m an investment writer and private 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 as a going concern.

Alongside GlaxoSmithKline, I’d buy this growing share in the healthcare sector

I reckon this company looks well-positioned to trade through the coronavirus crisis with reduced revenues. More »

Why this small-cap convinces me to head for the FTSE 100 today!

I feel a FTSE 100 tracker fund could be ideal to benefit from a recovery in the markets down the line, rather than this... More »

Should you pile into shares now they are bouncing?

Why I’ve been studying contrarian investor David Dreman’s advice about investing in a crisis. More »

Alongside AstraZeneca, I’d buy this small-cap share in the pharmaceutical sector

AstraZeneca’s R&D pipeline is producing new treatments, while this cash-rich small-cap is engaged in studies aimed at treating the symptoms of Covid-19. More »

Why Mark Minervini reckons this market opportunity may not be the one you think it is

Here’s why I’m following Mark Minervini's advice, and how I'm handling my investing right now More »

Why I think this FTSE 250 share looks well-placed to survive and thrive after the crisis

With the historical dividend yield now sitting just above 3.5%, this one is on my ‘recovery’ watch list.   More »

I’d buy this high-quality FTSE 100 stock paying a big dividend

Chunky and growing dividends from this FTSE 100 stock could power your portfolio compounding machine. More »

Right now, I’d buy this high-quality FTSE 100 share paying a big dividend

Meaty and growing dividends from this high-quality FTSE 100 share could power your portfolio compounding machine.   More »

This is where the stock market could be going and where I’m investing right now!

Here’s why I reckon the bounce-back from any stock market overshoot will come, and the bull will gallop in again in the end. More »

Alongside GlaxoSmithKline and AstraZeneca, I’d invest in this healthcare share

The directors of this growing company are “confident” about the strength of the business. I think the shares are attractive. More »

With £10K, I’d invest in the FTSE 100 like this right now

Market setbacks come with opportunities too. Here’s how I’d proceed to invest within the FTSE 100 now. More »

Forget Barclays! I’d invest in this share, up in today’s tough market

This stock is proving its resilience, and the underlying business serves a steady sector. More »

How FTSE 100 shares will help me play the recovery in the stock market when it comes

With the FTSE 100, Investing opportunities like today don’t arrive very often. Are you prepared to take advantage of this one? More »

Why I’d buy this share for the recovery after this bear market

Strong figures today and a five-year record of growth. I’m watching this share like a hawk! More »

2 top FTSE 100 shares I’d buy right now despite the market sell-off

Here are two resilient FTSE 100 stocks with big dividend yields at the top of my watch list. More »

3 FTSE 100 shares I reckon look set to outperform their index

My expectation is that these three FTSE 100 stocks will climb out of their holes and exceed previous highs. More »

I’d invest £500 per month in a Stocks & Shares ISA like this

Here are the potentially life-changing shares and investments I’d choose right now. More »

Warren Buffett shows us 2 ways we can aim for a million from shares

This stock market is awash with opportunity. I’d start investing like this to make a fortune. More »

Why I’d buy shares in this dividend-raising FTSE 250 company in these weak markets

I reckon this stock’s long record of growth will continue, despite recent market challenges. More »

2 high-quality FTSE 100 shares I’d buy right now

My guess is that when the COVID-19 coronavirus fades from our collective consciousness, these two stocks will be making new highs. More »