Magazine – 22 Nov 2012
Brexit planning is raising the stakes of economic pressure and lower for longer interest rates, putting dividends firmly in focus. In this week's Shares we scour the stock market for lower risk income opportunities, some traditional, others with a twist. We also discuss winners and losers from an increasingly volatile pound, explain the befuddling dynamics of investment trust discounts and premiums, and scan the app-mosphere for the best 7 smart investment apps. We also look in-depth at the midcaps space - did you know the FTSE 250 is at all-time highs? - plus our best investment ideas, fascinating market stats and facts and major news on Britain's energy future.
Declining business traffic to pressure support services provider
Stronger team and seasonal trends to put spring in retailer’s step
Sell specialist floor coverings retailer ahead of likely earnings downgrades
Downgrade risks start to build up as service group stumbles with half-year results
Property company to target West End