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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.

This growing small-cap could be about to unlock value for investors

This move could accelerate the execution of this growing small-cap company’s plans and maximise opportunities in its markets. More »

3 tip-top FTSE 100 shares I’d pick for my Stocks and Shares ISA

I’d go for these three FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stalwarts for my Stocks and Shares ISA, without hesitation. More »

Should you load up with J Sainsbury’s shares and grab its 4.5% yield?

Is J Sainsbury plc (LON: SBRY) a screaming bargain? This is what I’d do about the shares right now. More »

Who wants to be an ISA millionaire? Here’s how I think you can do it

If you are on an average salary and want to be a millionaire, read this. More »

Forget the National Lottery and the cash ISA! Here’s how you could make a million

Here’s a well-trodden path towards making a million. Maybe you should get on it! More »

This FTSE 100 dividend grower could be about to unlock value for investors

This move could accelerate the execution of this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) company’s plans and maximise the opportunities in its markets. More »

If you like AstraZeneca, you could love this health-focused small-cap

As well as AstraZeneca plc (LON: AZN), this small-cap has decent potential for accelerating growth down the line. I see the stock as attractive. More »

Is Sopheon a falling knife to catch, down 10% today?

I can’t help believing that the forward potential is still large for Sopheon plc (LON: SPE) and its investors. More »

Forget Vodafone! I’d go for this serial dividend-raiser and its solid business instead

I’d avoid Vodafone plc (LON: VOD) and buy shares in this defensive, growing company to lock in its rising dividend. More »

5 smart ways to get more than the basic State Pension

Turbocharge your income in retirement. Start here! More »

Forget the Tesco share price, I’d go for this 4% dividend instead

Why I’d choose this fast-moving consumer goods stalwart over Tesco plc (LON: TSCO).   More »

Why I’d avoid Lloyds Banking Group and buy this superstock instead

Ignore Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON: LLOY). This superstock’s dividend has grown around 290% over the past six years and further increases look likely. More »

Why it’s always a great time to drip £100 a month into the FTSE 100

I reckon compounding and pound/cost averaging could work to drive a decent investing return with the Footsie. More »

Why I’d shun this almost 5%-yielding ‘superstock’ and what I’d buy instead

Everything could come crashing down – profits, dividends, the share price – for this 'superstock'. Here’s why.   More »

Forget Bitcoin! I’d rather invest in this new fast-growing company

With its more than 400m users online, this company is successful in its market niche. More »

Is the Sirius Minerals share price set to rebound?

As an alternative potential finance deal appears, is Sirius Minerals plc (LON:SXX) a buy? More »

Why I’d buy and hold shares in this FTSE 250 company forever

This company is enjoying rip-roaring success in Germany, Europe and the UK with an exciting toe hold in the US. More »

Here’s the great investment I’d pile into instead of the FTSE 250’s Clarkson today

Historically, this investment opportunity has delivered total returns in excess of 10% a year, and I reckon that’s set to continue. More »

Why I’d ditch buy-to-let and go for this investment opportunity today

With this investment, I think you can enjoy a regular income and the potential for capital growth without the risks surrounding buy-to-let. More »

How to double your State Pension the easy way

Here’s how you could invest £5 Monday to Friday and reap a retirement income of around £10,000 per year. More »