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Kirsteen Mackay

I’ve completed CISI Fundamentals of Financial Services and CISI Introduction to Securities and Investment, along with various Open University modules. I love reading and writing about the stock market.

Stock market investing: should I worry about a FTSE flash crash?

A micro flash crash shook financial markets this week. Are well established FTSE 100 stocks immune from intermittent market declines? More »

The Boohoo share price is up 627% in 5 years! Will history repeat?

The Boohoo share price has soared in recent years making shareholders great returns. With several headwinds facing the sector, can it defy the odds... More »

Short sellers love Cineworld stock! Will it ever be a lucrative investment?

The Cineworld share price has been on a rollercoaster ride for over two years. Can this FTSE 250 stock stabilise and unlock shareholder wealth? More »

Is penny stock Quadrise Fuels (LSE:QFI) a good investment?

Penny stock Quadrise Fuels International (LSE:QFI) is seeing its share price rise today as its project in Utah resumes. Should I invest? More »

Novacyt or AstraZeneca: which biotech stock should I buy?

Novacyt and AstraZeneca are two biotech stocks working in the realms of fighting the Covid-19 pandemic. Are either good long-term investments? More »

The Coca-Cola HBC (LSE:CCH) share price steadily rises. Should I invest?

The Coca Cola share price is heading towards its pre-pandemic highs. Is this FTSE 100 stock a good long-term dividend investment? More »

The THG share price is falling. Is this tech stock a good investment?

The THG share price is back at its IPO level. With its M&A acquisition strategy in full force, is this tech stock a good... More »

FTSE 100 stock Lloyds’ share price slips. Would I invest?

The Lloyds share price has climbed year-to-date but is now pulling back. Is this FTSE 100 stock a good long-term investment? More »

FTSE 250 stock watch: are Equiniti shares undervalued?

Equiniti Group (LSE:EQN) is under offer by a US private equity firm. Is this FTSE 250 stock now sporting an undervalued share price? More »

Is the GlaxoSmithKline (LSE:GSK) share price undervalued?

The GSK share price is rising after a slow decline. Does FTSE 100 stock GlaxoSmithKline look a good long-term investment? More »

2 FTSE 100 stocks to watch

FTSE 100 stocks Auto Trader (LON:AUTO) and Vodafone (LON:VOD) have potential for growth and shareholder value ahead. Are they good investments? More »

1 US pot stock I might buy

Pot stock Aphria (NASDAQ:APHA) hopes to merge with Tilray (NASDAQ:TLRY) creating a global cannabis powerhouse. Is this a good investment? More »

Argo Blockchain’s (LSE: ARB) share price is falling, should I buy?

Argo Blockchain (LON:ARB) is a Bitcoin mining stock that has enjoyed a phenomenal share price rise. Is this dip a good time to buy? More »

A FTSE 100 stock I’d buy now

Bunzl (LON:BNZL) is a dividend-paying FTSE 100 stock with growth potential. It could be a good addition to a Stocks and Shares ISA. More »

1 US stock I’d buy today

Discovery (NASDAQ:DISCA) is long-established international media company. I think this US stock could offer a growth opportunity. More »

£1k to invest? 1 FTSE 100 stock I’d buy for my ISA

Smurfit Kappa (LON:SKG) is a long-established FTSE 100 stock with growth potential and dividend payment. It could be a good ISA addition. More »

2 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy now

Two FTSE 100 stocks showing promise are Johnson Matthey (LON:JMAT) and DS Smith (LON:SMDS). There are signs of growth opportunities ahead. More »

1 AIM stock I’d avoid in 2021

AIM stocks are notoriously volatile and can be risky investments. Emerald and ruby miner Gemfields (LON:GEM) could be a bargain buy, but I'm not... More »

The Frasers share price is rising. Is this FTSE 250 stock a good investment?

The Frasers Group share price has soared this past year but it's troubles are not yet over. Can its growth-by-acquisition strategy maintain momentum? More »

Should I invest in £51m AIM stock 1Spatial or have I missed the boat?

Digital mapping company 1Spatial (LON:SPA) is an AIM-listed stock with significant upside potential. Its share price has been rising. More »