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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 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.

Are J Sainsbury plc And WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC Takeover Targets?

Are J Sainsbury plc (LON: SBRY) and WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON: MRW) takeover targets? More »

What Can Investors Learn From Warren Buffett’s Letter To Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s Shareholders?

What can investors learn from Warren Buffett's most recent letter to shareholders? More »

How Rare Earth Minerals PLC Could Be Worth 6p Within 3 Years

Rare Earth Minerals PLC (LON: REM) could be seriously undervalued at present levels. More »

Analysts Believe Vodafone Group plc Needs To Make Acquisitions To Survive

Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD) needs to do a big deal in Europe soon. More »

The Importance Of Saving For A Pension As Young As Possible

Saving for the future isn't a hard task, especially when you have the key advantage of time on your hands. More »

Where Does Afren Plc Go From Here?

What's next for Afren Plc (LON: AFR)? More »

5 Top Income Stocks You Can’t Afford To Ignore: Connect Group PLC, Admiral Group plc, Tate & Lyle PLC, BHP Billiton plc And Hiscox Ltd

Connect Group PLC (LON: CNCT), Admiral Group plc (LON: ADM), Tate & Lyle PLC (LON: TATE), BHP Billiton plc (LON: BLT) and Hiscox Ltd... More »

GlaxoSmithKline plc And SkyePharma PLC: A Match Made In Heaven?

GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON: GSK) and SkyePharma PLC (LON: SKP) offer the perfect blend of both growth and income. More »

Why These Companies Are At Risk Of Bankruptcy: Premier Foods Plc, Avanti Communications Group PLC, Vedanta Resources plc, Tullow Oil plc & Enquest Plc

Premier Foods Plc (LON: PFD), Avanti Communications Group PLC (LON: AVN), Vedanta Resources plc (LON: VED), Tullow Oil plc (LON: TLW) and Enquest Plc... More »

Why Banco Santander SA May Be A Better Pick Than HSBC Holdings plc

Banco Santander SA (LON: BNC) looks to be a better pick than HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA). More »

These Figures Suggest That AstraZeneca plc Is Undervalued

AstraZeneca plc (LON: AZN) looks expensive at first glance but the company is actually undervalued. More »

Is A Takeover Bid For Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited On The Cards?

Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited (LON: GKP) is looking to sell itself. More »

Why WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC’s Investors Should Expect A Dividend Cut

As a new management team moves in, WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON: MRW) could decide to cut its dividend. More »

It’s Official! Vodafone Group plc, GlaxoSmithKline plc & Imperial Tobacco Group PLC Are The Best Income Stocks In The World

Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD), GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON: GSK) and Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON: IMT) offer the best dividend yields around. More »

BHP Billiton plc Rises On Better-Than-Expected H1 Results

BHP Billiton plc's (LON: BLT) profits fall but the company remains upbeat. More »

As Profits Surge, Is It Time To Buy The Challenger Banks? Secure Trust Bank Plc, Arbuthnot Banking Group Plc, Virgin Money Holdings (UK) PLC, OneSavings Bank PLC & TSB Banking Group PLC

Do challenger banks deserve a place in your portfolio? Secure Trust Bank Plc (LON: STB), Arbuthnot Banking Group Plc (LON: ARBB), Virgin Money Holdings (UK) PLC... More »

A Bank In Crisis: Is It Time To Sell HSBC Holdings plc?

HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) is a bank in crisis, it could be time to sell. More »

5 Top Growth Stocks You Can’t Afford To Ignore: Rolls-Royce Holding PLC, International Consolidated Airlines Grp, Taylor Wimpey plc, Optimal Payments Plc & Game Digital PLC

Rolls-Royce Holding PLC (LON:RR), International Consolidated Airlines Grp (LON:IAG), Taylor Wimpey plc (LON:TW), Optimal Payments Plc (LON:OPAY) and Game Digital PLC (LON:GMD) are five... More »

Lloyds Banking Group PLC: Set To Restart Dividend Payments This Week

City analysts believe that Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) could restart dividend payouts this week. More »

Why Ekf Diagnostics Holding PLC, Computacenter plc And Serco Group plc Are Rising Today

Here's why Ekf Diagnostics Holding PLC (LON: EKF), Computacenter plc (LON: CCC) and Serco Group plc (LON: SRP) are charging higher today. More »