Everyone loves a bargain and investors are no different. The new issue of Shares reveals four ways to identify good value stocks as well as how to spot shares which are cheap for a negative reason. The digital magazine also features three funds which have value investing at the heart of their strategy.

Elsewhere, discover why the managers running two of the most popular funds on the market are so excited about emerging markets, being Fundsmith and Finsbury Growth & Income. You can also hear from investment experts about the funds they’d pick in order to build up a £40,000 portfolio in seven years to pay for a loft conversion.

You will also find articles on Lloyds Banking Group, BooHoo.com, Purplebricks and a fairly new company on the stock market which looks an interesting way of playing the retail sector called UP Global Sourcing.

For those seeking income-generating ideas, the new issue of Shares debates a property stock which has a 9.3% prospective dividend yield.