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Manika Premsingh

Manika Premsingh is an economist, financial writer and investor, with a focus on converting macro trends into actionable investment ideas. She has worked in the UK and India with clients across financial services, consulting firms, public sector and non-profits. She has shared her views at multiple international forums and has been widely quoted for them in leading media. Manika is a Masters in Economics and was also a recipient of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women scholarship for Certification in Entrepreneurship for her research startup, Orbis Economics. She is on twitter @macro_think

Inflation rises by record highs! Is it time to sell stocks?

Inflation rose to 3% in August, representing a 0.9 percentage point increase from the month before. This is the highest jump on record. What... More »

A ridiculously cheap FTSE 250 stock to buy now

The FTSE 250 stock was impacted by the pandemic, but things are slowly turning around for it. More »

With a 778% profit rise, this is FTSE 100’s biggest gainer today. Would I buy it?

This FTSE 100 stock is up 8% after reporting a stellar increase in profits. Its prospects look bright too. But what are the risks... More »

Can the Ocado share price start rising again?

Ocado is one of the biggest FTSE 100 losers in today’s trading after posting a weak trading update. Is this the dip to buy... More »

3 reasons why a stock market crash could happen

This Fool last speculated on the possibility of a stock market crash in August. She believes the likelihood has increased since then.  More »

1 FTSE 100 dividend stock to buy today

This FTSE 100 stock has a higher than average dividend yield and also promises to grow investors’ capital.  More »

Stocks to buy in a UK housing market crash

With the stamp duty holiday drawing to a close at the end of this month, there appears to be speculation about whether the housing... More »

1 cheap FTSE 100 share to buy today

The FTSE 100 stock just released a positive trading update, making it a good one to buy while its share price is still down.  More »

The IAG share price is down 25%+. Would I buy it?

The IAG share price has seen a sharp tumble in the past quarter. But can this very reason be an argument to buy the... More »

Has the UK economy’s stalled growth spooked the stock markets?

The FTSE 100 index has had another underwhelming session. Could a weak economy be responsible for this? More »

The Rolls-Royce share price has dropped. Would I buy it now?

The Rolls-Royce share price is still above 100p, but has dropped in the past two weeks. Is this a red flag? More »

The Lloyds Bank share price is up 60%. Would I buy it?

The Lloyds Bank share price has shown a sharp increase over the past year, but can it continue to soar? More »

The FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy in a lockdown

The FTSE 100 index has been falling for the last three trading sessions and could fall more if a firebreak lockdown happens. Here’s how... More »

Why is the FTSE 100 falling?

The FTSE 100 index is looking weak for the third day in a row. What is going on here? And what would this Fool... More »

This FTSE 250 stock has doubled in 1 year. Can it repeat its performance?

This FTSE 250 stock has doubled in the past year, but the environment has changed significantly since. Can it repeat its performance now? More »

1 FTSE 100 stock to buy and hold for 10 years

The FTSE 100 stock has seen a robust increase in its price in the short term, but Manika Premsingh believes that its real value... More »

Cineworld: what’s going on with this penny stock?

The Cineworld share price has crashed by more than 40% in the past year, turning it into a penny stock. Can it recover? More »

Will the FTSE 100 index go back to pre-pandemic highs in 2021?

The FTSE 100 index has made much progress since late last year, but it remains stubbornly below pre-pandemic levels. This Fool believes that it... More »

2 FTSE 100 shares to buy in September

The FTSE 100 index continues to make gains, which is an encouraging environment for investors to make lucrative choices. Here are two that Manika... More »

3 green stocks to buy and hold for a long time

As we move towards cleaner energy sources, green stocks can become a profitable investing opportunity. Here are three of them. More »