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Kirsteen Mackay

I’m studying IT with the Open University and finance with CISI. I love reading and writing about the stock market.

Can this £1.1bn FTSE 250 tech company see its share price rise again?

The Playtech share price dipped this week on H1 results, but I think it has a bright future ahead and a strong product offering.... More »

As a UK investor, should I buy shares in $70bn US tech stock Snowflake?

Snowflake shares shot up an incredible 111% on IPO day this week. Is this a sustainable price rise and is this a US tech... More »

Are The Hut Group shares worth buying?

With its IPO going well, The Hut Group shares are hot property. I think they look an interesting buy in today's economic climate. More »

Are AstraZeneca shares worth buying?

AstraZeneca shares have a high price-to-earnings ratio, but I don't think you should let that put you off this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock. More »

LLOY share price slide: Lloyds Bank is facing another scandal. Here’s what I think

As the LLOY share price is hit by yet another scandal and negative headlines swirl around the bank, I wonder if it could... More »

SYME share price slide: Is [email protected] Capital a good UK share to buy?

The SYME share price has seen extreme volatility in recent weeks. Kirsteen Mackay investigates what exactly [email protected] Capital offers and whether it's a good... More »

Cineworld’s share price volatility is sky-high! Is it one of the best UK shares to buy?

I don't see much room for growth in the Cineworld share price. Among the FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) UK shares to buy, I think there... More »

Vodafone share price: will the 5G rollout make it or break it?

The Vodafone share price has been struggling in recent years. Heavy investment in 5G technology may help, but it's facing headwinds from several angles. More »

With notoriously volatile share prices, are BHP and Rio Tinto good investments?

Mining companies BHP and Rio Tinto have seen their share prices fluctuate lately, but I think they may be a good addition to a... More »

Is the IAG share price rise sustainable?

Falling demand for flights and other factors make me question the future of airlines and how sustainable the IAG share price is at its... More »

Stock market crash: Here are the stocks I’d buy if equities collapse in September

We don't know if another stock market crash is imminent but it is good to be prepared. Buying low is the best way for... More »

2 expensive FTSE 100 stocks I’m watching in September. Is it too late to buy?

These expensive stocks to watch have been among the most highly traded FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares this year. Are they still a good buy? More »

AIM stocks to watch: I think the PAF and APH share prices look promising

With a high gold price, the PAF share price is thriving, and APH's strong product lines could stand it in good stead too. I... More »

Here are 3 of the most expensive UK stocks this September. Should I buy?

The pandemic has caused ups and downs for UK stocks. Here are some of the most expensive ones this month. Do they still offer... More »

Is the PMO share price about to surge back over 50p?

The PMO share price is having a volatile year. Can this FTSE All Share (INDEXFTSE: AXX) stock recover its previous highs despite the low... More »

I think share tips can help you discover the best shares to buy right now

Share tips are part and parcel of investing in the stock market. They can also be helpful in choosing the best shares to buy... More »

The Velocys share price is fluctuating. Is this FTSE AIM All-Share stock a contrarian buy?

The Velocys share price has been experiencing extreme volatility this year. Can this FTSE AIM All-Share (INDEXFTSE: AXX) stock offer any certainty? More »

How I think you can use share tips to get rich and reach for millionaire status

Share tips are everywhere, but it's difficult to know what to believe. Learn to use them to your advantage when buying UK shares or... More »

Forget the Lloyds share price! I much prefer this FTSE 250 dividend payer

Forget the Lloyds share price, I much prefer this FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) dividend payer, as a better share to buy as the world battles... More »

Avoid investing mistakes! I believe this is where to invest money to get good returns

Discover where to invest money to get good returns, while avoiding the most common investing mistakes for beginners to the stock market. More »