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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.

What Does Molycorp, Inc.’s Bankruptcy Mean For Rare Earth Minerals PLC?

Will Molycorp, Inc.'s bankruptcy affect Rare Earth Minerals PLC (LON: REM)? More »

Will Barclays PLC And Standard Chartered PLC Cut Their Dividends To Save Cash?

Are Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) and Standard Chartered PLC (LON: STAN) about to slash their dividend payouts? More »

Is It Wise To Pick Miners Like Rio Tinto plc And BHP Billiton plc Or Should You Buy BlackRock World Mining Trust Plc?

Should you buy individual stocks such as Rio Tinto plc (LON: RIO) and BHP Billiton plc (LON: BLT) or buy BlackRock World Mining Trust Plc (LON:... More »

5 Top Plays On Rising UK Consumer Confidence: NEXT plc, Marks and Spencer Group Plc, Boohoo.Com PLC, ASOS plc & Sports Direct International Plc

NEXT plc (LON: NXT), Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON: MKS), Boohoo.Com PLC (LON: BOO), ASOS plc (LON: ASC) and Sports Direct International Plc... More »

5 Of The Safest Dividends Around: Norcros plc, Barratt Developments Plc, Close Brothers Group plc, Sepura Plc And Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC

These companies support some of the safest dividends around: Norcros plc (LON: NXR), Barratt Developments Plc (LON: BDEV), Close Brothers Group plc (LON: CBG),... More »

Can BT Group plc And SKY PLC Continue To Grow As Competition Mounts?

Can BT Group plc (LON: BT.A) and SKY PLC (LON: SKY) continue their stellar run? More »

HSBC Holdings plc: Are The Rumours True?

There are plenty of rumours surrounding HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) but which ones might be true? More »

What Should Investors Do With Their Plus500 Ltd Holdings?

Should you buy, sell or hold Plus500 Ltd (LON: PLUS) following Playtech PLC's offer. More »

Will Your Portfolio Suffer As Interest Rates Rise?

Will your portfolio suffer as interest rates start to head higher? More »

After Their Recent Rally Should You Buy, Sell Or Hold Falkland Oil and Gas Limited And Rockhopper Exploration Plc?

Should you sell Falkland Oil and Gas Limited (LON: FOGL) and Rockhopper Exploration Plc (LON: RKH) after recent gains? More »

Has Amur Minerals Corporation Risen Too Far Too Fast?

Should Amur Minerals Corporation (LON:AMC) be avoid after recent gains? More »

Afren Plc Struggles As Revenue Slumps And Net Debt Jumps

Afren Plc's (LON: AFR) interim management statement shows that the company still has plenty of work to do. More »

Why You Should Look Past The FTSE 100 For The Best Returns

There's more to the market than the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). More »

What Do HSBC Holdings plc And Tesco PLC Have In Common?

HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) and Tesco PLC (LON: TSCO) are both guilty of failing investors. More »

As Cash Payments Begin To Die Out, It’s Time To Buy Paypoint plc, Optimal Payments Plc And Monitise Plc

Paypoint plc (LON: PAY), Optimal Payments Plc (LON: OPAY) and Monitise Plc (LON: MONI) are three great plays on the demise of cash. More »

Should You Stay Away From Unilever plc And Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc?

Are Unilever plc (LON: ULVR) and Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON: RB) overpriced? More »

Should You Avoid Diageo plc And SABMiller plc But Buy Stock Spirits Group PLC And Fevertree Drinks PLC?

Are Stock Spirits Group PLC (LON: STCK) and Fevertree Drinks PLC (LON: FEVR) better picks than SABMiller plc (LON: SAB) and Diageo plc (LON: DGE)? More »

Can You Depend On Rio Tinto plc, Standard Chartered PLC And Centrica PLC’s Dividends?

How safe are Rio Tinto plc (LON: RIO), Standard Chartered PLC (LON: STAN) and Centrica PLC's (LON: CNA) dividends? More »

Plus500 Ltd Insists Its Business Model Is Sustainable

Plus500 Ltd (LON: PLUS) tries to reassure shareholders in its pre-AGM trading statement. More »

Vodafone Group plc Pushes Higher On Bid Chatter But Will Liberty Global Really Make An Offer?

Will Liberty Global make an offer for Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD)? More »