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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.

Barclays PLC and Deutsche Bank AG Hit With Yet More Bad News

Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) is facing more pain overseas. More »

HSBC Holdings plc Is A Better Investment Than Lloyds Banking Group PLC

HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) is a better buy than Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY). More »

Is It Time To Dump The Homebuilders?

Is it time to sell Persimmon plc (LON:PSN), Barratt Developments Plc (LON:BDEV), Taylor Wimpey plc (LON:TW), Berkeley Group Holdings PLC (LON:BKG) and Bellway plc... More »

The Dark Pool Debacle Could Be The End Of Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)'s dark pool issues get worse. More »

Tesco PLC Begins To Unlock Value From Its Giant Land Portfolio

Tesco PLC (LON: TSCO), J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) and Wm. Morrison Supermarkets plc (LON:MRW) have value locked away in their land holdings. More »

Vodafone Group plc Faces A Multi-Billion Pound Fine

Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD) faces a hefty tax fine. More »

We’re Heading Towards Another Financial Crisis

HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA), Standard Chartered PLC (LON: STAN), Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY), Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) and Royal Bank of... More »

Here’s Why Tullow Oil plc Is Really Attractive At Current Levels

BP plc (LON:BP) and Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSB) could be eyeing up Tullow Oil plc (LON:TLW). More »

Surging North Sea Project Costs Are Putting The Region’s Future At Risk: Tullow Oil plc, Premier Oil PLC, XCITE ENERGY LIMITED

Tullow Oil plc (LON: TLW), Premier Oil PLC (LON: PMO) and XCITE ENERGY LIMITED (LON: XEL) are working in a hostile environment. More »

Is Roche Eyeing Up A Bid For AstraZeneca plc?

Another buyer could be eyeing up AstraZeneca plc (LON: AZN). More »

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc And Lloyds Banking Group PLC Set To Enter The Payday Loans Market

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) and Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) are making a move on the payday loans market.... More »

Why Eurozone Reform Is Set To Benefit Vodafone Group plc

Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD) is set to benefit from changing Eurozone regulations. More »

Is GlaxoSmithKline plc The World’s Most Undervalued Company?

GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON:GSK) recent declines make the company look attractive. More »

Barclays PLC’s Dark Pool Woes Deepen

Barclays PLC (LON: BARC)'s dark pool problems are getting worse. More »

Could HSBC Holdings plc Be Facing A $10bn Fine?

HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) could be liable for up to $10bn in fines from regulators. More »

Could A Mega Merger Between Unilever plc And Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc Be In The Works?

A mega merger between Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) and Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) could be on the cards. More »

What’s Behind Intelligent Energy Holding PLC’s Slump?

What's behind Intelligent Energy Holding PLC (LON: IEH)'s recent declines? More »

Will These Banks Be Forced To Raise Fresh Capital? HSBC Holdings plc, Lloyds Banking Group PLC, Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc And Barclays PLC

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY), Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS), HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) and Barclays PLC (LON: BARC)... More »

Why Huntsworth plc’s Shares Plummeted Today

Huntsworth plc (LON: HNT) warns on profits -- but should you jump ship? More »

How Much Lower Can Centrica PLC Go – And Will National Grid plc Follow Suit?

Centrica PLC (LON: CNA)'s shares are falling; will National Grid plc (LON: NG)'s shares follow? More »