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Manika Premsingh

Manika is an economist, writer and investor. Her investing approach, quite expectedly, is driven from a top-down, macro-economic perspective.

Stock market crash: FTSE 100 hits sub-6,000 levels. I think these are the best UK shares to buy now

The FTSE 100 index has dipped in September, but as the Motley Fool has been saying, this is the time to buy promising stocks... More »

Have £1,000 to invest? I’d buy these 3 FTSE 100 shares for 2021

Many FTSE 100 shares hold much potential for 2021 since they are seeing rising prices, have robust financial health, and good prospects. More »

Recession investing: The V-shaped economic recovery’s here. I think these are the best UK shares to buy now

Recession investing calls as much for taking calculated risk as buying safe stocks. Here are some of the potential gainers in the next months. More »

Cheap UK shares: easyJet, IAG, Carnival, and TUI are gaining ground fast. Should I buy them now?

Cheap UK shares are tempting to buy as the economy recovers but they carry risk. Here's how I'd decide whether to buy them. More »

Best UK shares: I’d double £1,000 by buying them after the stock market crash

The best UK shares to buy today are ones with good long-term prospects, especially in the current times when both price and performance are... More »

Stock market crash: What I’m doing about the falling Lloyds Bank, easyJet, and BT share prices 

The stock market crash has come and gone but some share's prices are still struggling. Here’s what I’m doing about them. More »

Now that Warren Buffett has effectively bought gold, here’s how I’m investing for the rest of 2020

Warren Buffett just bought shares in Barrick Gold, and reduced stakes in financials. I think there are investing lessons here for us. More »

Stock market crash: 3 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy today to beat the recession

Some FTSE 100 stocks can still bring superior returns to investors even if the economy is in a recession. Here are three of my... More »

Best UK shares: 3 FTSE 100 shares I’d invest in today for safe, yet robust returns

The prices of some of the best UK shares have run up quite a bit, but their credentials are strong too. I’d consider buying... More »

The UK recession is official. Here how I’d invest in FTSE 100 stocks for my ISA now

FTSE 100 stocks are unlikely to take a beating even though the UK's officially in a recession. On the contrary, there maybe some winners... More »

Dividend investing: How I’d select stocks to earn guaranteed passive income now

FTSE 100 stocks’ dividends have dwindled and become unpredictable. But there are still stocks available to help investors build a robust income portfolio.  More »

Cheap UK shares: 3 stocks I’m buying after the stock market crash to earn great returns

Cheap UK stocks are still available for the discerning investor today, even among FTSE 100 shares, which offer both growth and dividends.  More »

Stock market crash: The IHG, TUI, and Prudential results are due this week, and here’s why I’d buy them now (or not)

The stock market crash was a few months ago, but some stocks are still feeling its impact. Do they make good investments? More »

Stock market crash: How Nick Train and Terry Smith’s ideas are guiding my investments for the rest of 2020

The stock market crash notwithstanding, these fund managers’ picks can give investment ideas for investors considering FTSE 100 stocks. More »

Fund manager wisdom: How I’d draw on Warren Buffett, Ray Dalio, and George Soros for my FTSE 100 investments now

Fund managers’ experience is one to draw upon in these choppy times for investing, even with their vastly different investing strategies.  More »

Stock market crash: FTSE 100 stocks easyJet, BT, and BP are soaring. Here’s what I’d do now

These FTSE 100 stocks hit upon hard times in the recent past. But the wind seems to be turning in their favour as their... More »

Stock market crash: FTSE 100 has fallen 23% in 2020. I’d invest £5,000 in cheap UK shares like these now

The stock market crash’s effect on the FTSE 100 index is still visible. But, it has also given opportunities to buy quality shares at... More »

Gold price hits record highs – 3 best UK shares I’d buy now to ride the wave

For investors convinced that the gold price run up has more steam left, there are multiple gold mining stocks to consider investing in.  More »

FTSE 100 falls to two month low! Here’s how I’d invest £1,000 in an ISA today

The FTSE 100 has tumbled again but there are still many constituent stocks worth investor consideration. Here are some of them. More »

Stock market crash: Best UK shares I’d buy for my ISA in August to make a million

The best UK shares meet three key criteria, which go a long way in ensuring that investors can achieve their financial goals. More »