series: Shares

What do equity analysts do?

What do equity analysts do? By: Tim Bennett 05.03.2021 During our latest Young Investors webinar, Tim explained two basic approaches to picking stocks. For more information, please email [email protected] https://youtu.be/m_mWB8hPW78

What are penny shares?

What are penny shares? By: Tim Bennett 19.02.2021 Shares that are “too cheap to drop any further” can often tempt investors. However, as Tim explains so-called “penny stocks” also carry big risks.

Robinhood vs Wall Street – the Gamestop story

Robinhood vs Wall Street – the GameStop Story By: Tim Bennett12.02.2021 During a recent Young Investors Club webinar for 16-18 year olds, Tim explained the “meme” stock battle using some unusual props. Here is the extract. For more information, please email [email protected]  https://youtu.be/eHbyQoNiY5A

What are “meme” stocks?

What are “meme” stocks? By: Tim Bennett05.02.2021 Last week a big battle erupted over a specific group of shares called “meme stocks”. It was big enough to make the headlines. So here I take a look at the key players and why they were in dispute. https://youtu.be/M6xUNG4kFwc

Should You Copy a Company’s Directors?

Should You Copy a Company’s Directors? By:Tim Bennett22.06.2015 If a firm’s insiders – the directors – buy or sell shares, surely you should too? In this video I offer some guidelines for anyone tempted to follow this seemingly simple strategy.

Is there a “Magic Formula” for Stock Market Success?

Is there a “Magic Formula” for Stock Market Success? By: Tim Bennett 02.07.2015Investing shortcuts always grab the headlines. Ten years ago Joel Greenblatt published one – his “magic formula”. Here I explain how it works and ask whether you should rely on it.

Terry Smith’s top six investing ratios

Terry Smith’s top six investing ratios By: Tim Bennett 13.06.2019Award-winning retail fund manager Terry Smith likes to keep investing simple. Tim Bennett sums up six of his preferred analytical tools. https://youtu.be/jEiqizIr50ETo Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here. Terry Smith’s top six investing ratios One of the most successful retail investors of recent …

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Earnings Manipulation: the warning signs

Earnings Manipulation: the warning signs By: Tim Bennett 20.10.2017The temptation to artificially boost short-term earnings can be too much for some CEOs. Tim Bennett explains what sceptical investors should look for. Earnings manipulation: 3 warning signs The CEO’s of public companies are often obsessed with achieving “earnings beats”, whereby the published profits of their firm beat …

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