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Rupert Hargreaves

Rupert is a committed value investor and regularly writes and invests following the principles set out by Benjamin Graham. As well as writing for the Motley Fool, he is the editor and co-owner of Hidden Value Stocks, a quarterly investment newsletter and covers everything value investing for ValueWalk.com. Rupert began his career as a proprietary currency trader and still trades on a daily basis. Rupert holds professional level qualifications from the Chartered Institute For Securities & Investment and the CFA Society of the UK.

When Will It Be Time To Buy Explorers Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited, Enquest Plc And Tullow Oil plc?

Is it time to buy these falling knives: Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited (LON: GKP), Enquest Plc (LON: ENQ) and Tullow Oil plc (LON: TLW)? More »

5 Value Picks Trading Near 52-Week Lows: Weir Group PLC, Lonmin Plc, Tungsten Corp PLC, Rio Tinto plc & Genel Energy PLC

Weir Group PLC (LON: WEIR), Lonmin Plc (LON:LMI), Tungsten Corp PLC (LON: TUNG), Rio Tinto plc (LON: RIO) and Genel Energy PLC (LON: GENL) are all cheap, and... More »

Should You Be Worried About Standard Chartered PLC & HSBC Holdings plc’s Exposure To China?

Will Standard Chartered PLC (LON: STAN) and HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) suffer as China's stock market takes a pummeling. More »

How Much Lower Can Amur Minerals Corporation Go?

Will Amur Minerals Corporation (LON: AMC) fall further or is it time to buy? More »

What’s Really Going On Behind The Scenes At Vodafone Group plc And BT Group plc?

There's plenty going on behind the scenes at Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD) and BT Group plc (LON: BT.A). More »

3 Hidden Growth Stocks That Could Yield Great Results: Travis Perkins plc, Glencore PLC & Kingfisher plc

Travis Perkins plc (LON: TPK), Glencore PLC (LON: GLEN) and Kingfisher plc (LON: KGF) are all unlocking value for investors. More »

Alent PLC Jumps Over 40% On £1.4bn Offer From Platform Specialty Products Corp

Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE: PAH) has made a £1.4bn offer for Alent PLC (LON: ALNT) More »

Is Now The Time To Buy Lloyds Banking Group PLC?

After recent gains, is there still time to buy Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY)? More »

Sirius Minerals PLC Edges Closer To Production

Sirius Minerals PLC (LON: SXX) is edging closer to production at its flagship York Potash Project. More »

As AstraZeneca plc Slumps, Should You Sell And Buy Shire PLC?

Shire PLC's (LON: SHP) future is bright, but AstraZeneca plc's (LON: AZN) outlook is more uncertain. More »

5 Defensive Growth Play For A Rocky Market: ITV plc, Regus PLC, Lavendon Group plc, Telecom plus PLC & Gulf Marine Services PLC

ITV plc (LON: ITV), Regus PLC (LON: RGU), Lavendon Group plc (LON: LVD), Telecom plus PLC (LON: TEP) and Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON: GMS) should continue... More »

Is It Time To Sell Drax Group Plc And Buy National Grid plc?

It could be time to sell Drax Group Plc (LON: DRX) and buy National Grid plc (LON:NG). More »

Why The Budget Was Bad News For OneSavings Bank PLC, Shawbrook Group PLC, Virgin Money Holdings (UK) PLC And Aldermore Group PLC

Life is going to get harder for OneSavings Bank PLC (LON: OSB), Shawbrook Group PLC (LON: SHAW), Virgin Money Holdings (UK) PLC (LON: VM) and Aldermore Group... More »

After Falling 20% In 3 Months, Is It Time To Buy Tesco PLC?

Tesco PLC's (LON: TSCO) shares have fallen by a fifth. Is it time to buy? More »

Eurasia Mining plc Surges On Licence Approval

Eurasia Mining plc (LON:EUA) is surging after receiving a licence to commence mining at its West Kytlim project in Russia. More »

Monitise Plc Slides On Visa Inc’s News But Should Investors Be Worried?

Monitise Plc (LON: MONI) is sliding today but is it time to sell? More »

Barclays PLC Fires CEO Antony Jenkins To Speed Up Its Turnaround

Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) has announced a management shake up to speed up reforms. More »

Are HSBC Holdings plc And Aviva plc A Match Made In Heaven?

HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) and Aviva plc (LON: AV) could add a much-needed boost to your portfolio's performance. More »

As BHP Billiton plc Plunges To A New 5-Year Low, Should You Sell And Buy South32 Ltd?

As BHP Billiton plc (LON: BLT) falls its smaller peer South32 Ltd (LON: S32) is starting to look attractive. More »

Which Online Retailer Deserves Your Cash: ASOS plc Or boohoo.com plc?

ASOS plc (LON: ASC) and boohoo.com PLC (LON: BOO) are two very different businesses. More »