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Kirsteen Mackay

I love reading and writing about the stock market.

Is the EMIS share price a good buy?

This healthcare tech stock may be under the radar, but I believe it could bring great returns. More »

Saudi Aramco IPO in jeopardy

I consider whether the recent drone attack on Saudi Aramco's oil field has damaged the prospect of its IPO. More »

Forget Aston Martin stock, this FTSE 100 company looks safer

Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings plc (LSE:AML) has been on a downward trajectory since its IPO – can it recover? More »

How to invest in index funds

Passively investing via index funds is a popular way to begin investing, let's look at how to get started. More »

Michael Burry warns of passive investing bubble

Passive investing in index funds have gained popularity in recent years, but could they be creating catastrophic risk? More »

Why the Vodafone share price rose 4% in August

August saw the Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) share price return to levels previously seen at the start of the year, let's consider why. More »

What happened in the stock market today

On a mediocre day for the major benchmarks, oil majors fell, while shares of Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) rose on strong sales gains. More »

How should I invest my money?

Investing your money can be a minefield, so let's consider some popular options. More »

Should I buy Frontier Developments stock?

The Frontier Developments plc (LON::FDEV) share price plummeted on positive full-year results. Why? More »

Why the Premier Oil (PMO) share price fell 2% in August

Let's look at why the Premier Oil plc (LSE:PMO) share price has had a turbulent month but ended up almost where it started. More »

Is Bitcoin safer than the British stock market in a recession?

In these uncertain times, I wonder if Bitcoin can beat a good old long-term investment strategy. More »

Should I buy United Utilities shares?

United Utilities Group plc (LSE:UU) looks good as an income share, but I have some reservations. More »

Should I sell my shares if a recession is imminent?

Recession on its way? Remember the golden rule, don’t panic-sell! More »

Peppa Pig’s Entertainment One sold to Hasbro: which UK stock could be bought next?

I consider the next potential takeover target in the UK stock market after Entertainment One Ltd (LON:ETO). More »

Should I buy Bloomsbury shares?

I like the look of Bloomsbury Publishing plc (LSE:BMY) for its reliable dividend and growth potential. More »

£2k to invest for 2020? I’d buy this FTSE 250 stock

I like this FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stock for 2020 but I'm not so sure about its competitor. More »

I Like these FTSE 100 plays on cannabis and sustainability

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) may not seem to be awash with companies playing the cannabis and sustainability trends, but scratch the surface and... More »

I’m watching this FTSE 250 stock for 2020

I think this FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stock looks good for 2020. More »

2 FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 stocks I like for their value and yields

I think the FTSE 100's (INDEXFTSE: UKX) British American Tobacco plc (LSE:BATS) and FTSE 250's (INDEXFTSE: MCX) Britvic plc (LSE:BVIC) are good value buys. More »

My top retail shares for August

Good news for UK retailers is faint in a blur of retail gloom but there are two standout stocks I deem worthy of a... More »