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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.

The AstraZeneca (AZN) share price is high, is this FTSE 100 star a recession-beating stock?

The AstraZeneca (AZN) share price is up 42% since the March market crash but is this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) riser overvalued? More »

The GGP share price soared 8,863% in 5 years! Can this golden goose continue to shine?

The GGP share price has skyrocketed along with the value of gold. Can this gold explorer continue to generate shareholder gains? More »

£3k to invest in July? I’d buy a FTSE 100 index fund

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) index offers a multitide of interesting investments but it can be hard to choose individual stocks in volatile times. More »

The Saga share price has fallen 33% this month, but is IAG a better buy?

The Saga share price has fallen 70% year-to-date and IAG is down 65%. Do either of these travel stocks look like they will recover... More »

Millennial investors: 3 stocks I think they should be buying

Millennial investors have time on their side and can afford to be more adventurous with their buys. Here's a diversified selection of stocks I... More »

Have £3,000? I’d buy these 2 FTSE 100 constituents right now and hold these stocks forever!

Choosing which FTSE 100 constituents make good long-term additions to a Stocks and Shares ISA can be difficult, but these stocks look like bargains... More »

The BP share price falters as $100 oil looks a distant dream

The BP share price is faltering, but I like this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock as it hones its strategy for future growth and profit.... More »

easyJet share price falls 51% this year! Is it too cheap to ignore now?

The easyJet share price (EZJ) has been beaten by the coronavirus pandemic, but does this FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) favourite have what it takes to... More »

BAE share price: can it rise again?

The BAE share price is down 12% year-to-date, but it's a defensive stock with a strong order book and I think it's undervalued. More »

The Glencore share price is up 57% since the stock market crash! Is it a Buy?

The Glencore share price is rising but can the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) miner reach previous highs while dealing with price wars? More »

The SSE share price is faltering. Is it a good ISA stock to buy for the long term?

The SSE share price is volatile, but this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) company has growth and income prospects, despite the threats from Covid-19. More »

The PMO share price has risen 188% in 3 months! Here’s what I’d do

The PMO share price has been rising since the March market crash but is still far below previous highs. Can it continue to rise?... More »

Tuesday stock roundup! FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 shares in the news this week

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) is rising today and many of its constituents are seeing a welcome lift in their share prices. More »

Stock market volatility prevails as the FTSE 100 rises again!

As stock market volatility continues, is the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) a good place to buy shares for long-term wealth generation? More »

Stock crash ahead? 68% of top money managers see us in a bear market rally

As a bear market looks increasingly likely, I consider the best FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks to buy during a market crash. More »

Market crash: is this the perfect chance to buy bargain FTSE 100 stocks and become an ISA millionaire?

Another stock market crash is increasingly likely, but this could create bargains in the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). Discover how you can make the most... More »

Investing in renewable energy: 1 AIM stock I’m watching

Investing in renewable energy is gaining popularity as climate change and sustainability measures prove a positive alternative to oil stocks. More »

A FTSE 100 growth stock I’d add to my Stocks and Shares ISA today

This is one FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) growth stock I’d like to add to my Stocks and Shares ISA today because I think the Just... More »

£1k to invest? A FTSE 100 stock with growth potential I’d buy for my Stocks and Shares ISA

I like this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stock with growth potential. Innovating sustainable packaging, I'd add it to a Stocks and Shares ISA.  More »

The National Express share price is rising! It’s a FTSE 250 stock I’d Buy

The National Express share price has risen over 10% this month, can this FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stock keep up the momentum? More »