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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.

Should I buy shares in Aston Martin Lagonda?

Aston Martin shares have had a turbulent time. Is its turnaround plan set to make this a viable growth opportunity? More »

Should I invest in penny stock Sareum (LSE:SAR)?

Sareum Holdings is a penny stock generating interest as its drug development work makes waves in the Covid-19 space. Is it a good investment? More »

Is Argo Blockchain (LSE:ARB) a stock I’d consider buying?

Argo Blockchain is a Bitcoin mining stock. Its share price has had a roller-coaster year, so is this a stock I should consider buying? More »

Is ITM Power (LSE:ITM) a good first stock for new investors?

ITM Power (LON:ITM) is a renewable energy play operating in the green hydrogen sector. Is this stock a good buy for a new investor? More »

Are Tesco (LON:TSCO) and GlaxoSmithKline (LON:GSK) deep value investments?

Deep value fund Silchester has a major stake in several potential growth stocks including Tesco and GlaxoSmithKline. Are these tempting investments? More »

Is FTSE 250 penny stock Mitie (LSE:MTO) a good long-term investment?

The Mitie share price is up 64% year-to-date. Will this FTSE 250 penny stock continue to soar or has it had its moment in... More »

Here’s a FTSE 100 stock forging an ESG-focused future

DS Smith (LON:SMDS) is a FTSE 100 stock with a competitive edge. Its share price soared last year but can it continue as environmental... More »

Should I buy shares in FTSE 100 alcohol stock Diageo (LSE:DGE)?

FTSE 100 alcohol stock Diageo (LON:DGE) is enjoying a share price rally. Is this a good long-term investment and is it meeting ESG objectives? More »

Potential takeover alert! Should I buy Morrisons shares?

Morrisons shares are down 8% in the past year but now private equity is circling and rumours of a takeover are rife. Is this... More »

Should I buy Tesco shares before October?

Tesco's Q1 earnings were flat, and investor patience may soon run out. Will the FTSE 100 stock restore investor confidence in Q2 and should... More »

Pharma stock investing: Biogen vs AstraZeneca

Biogen has had its breakthrough Alzheimer's drug approved and AstraZeneca has several exciting drugs in development. Are these pharma stocks buys for me? More »

Jessica Alba’s Honest Company is an ESG-friendly US stock. Should I invest?

US stock The Honest Company recently went public but its share price is slipping. Is this ESG-friendly investment worth a closer look? More »

Should I buy Ilika shares to ride the battery tech wave?

Solid-state battery tech company Ilika saw its share price rocket in 2020. It's now down from its highs, but is this stock a good... More »

Should I buy shares in Deliveroo or Tesco?

Deliveroo shares have been out of favour since IPO, while Tesco stock is down too. Are either of these viable long term investments for... More »

Should I buy Tirupati Graphite shares?

Tirupati Graphite shares are getting attention as the company's revolutionary graphene composite may help businesses transition to a green economy. More »

Should I buy Reddit stocks AMC Entertainment or GameStop?

AMC Entertainmment and GameStop are so-called Reddit stocks with volatile share prices. Do GME or AMC make viable long-term investments? More »

Should I buy crashing airline stocks?

Airline stocks have faced considerable uncertainty in the past year and the challenges are far from over. Are IAG and EZJ bargain buys? More »

Copper stocks: should I buy Antofagasta or Atalaya Mining?

The price of copper has soared in the past year and copper stocks have done well too. Do they make a sensible long-term investment? More »

Is the Johnson Matthey share price undervalued?

The Johnson Matthey share price soared in the past year and is making exciting announcements. Is JMAT a green energy play worth investing in? More »

Should I buy Marks and Spencer shares?

FTSE 250 food and clothing retailer Marks and Spencer Group (LSE:MKS) has endured a tough few years. Are its shares now bargain buys? More »