Thursday, May 26

Thursday Newspaper and Magazine Tips

Trading Stocks - Newspaper and Shares Magazine Tips

SHARES MAGAZINE

Share Plays of the Week

Globo – Buy
Vectura – Buy (also tipped in Independent yesterday)

Share Plays Updates

Monitise – Buy
Salamander Energy – Buy
Ffastfill – Buy
Entertainment One – Buy

The Oil Sector
Oil Major - Buy Royal Dutch Shell ‘B’...
Oil Minnow - Buy New World Oil & Gas...
Explorer - Buy Chariot Oil & Gas...
Producer - Buy Ithaca...
Emerging Markets - Buy Essar Energy...
Infrastructure - Buy Baltic Oil Terminals...
Services - Buy Lamprell...
Technology - Buy Denbury Resources

Agenda

Wm Morrison – Buy
Hornby – Buy
Micro Focus – Buy
EKF Diagnostics – Buy
Diageo – Buy
Aveva – Sell
Northumbrian Water – Sell
Talk Talk – Sell
HMV – Sell

Small-Caps
YCO – Buy
William Sinclair – Buy
Photo-Me - Buy
reNeuron – Speculative Buy
OMG – Sell

PLUS Market
Worldwide Natural Resources – Speculative Buy

Griller
Simon Lockett, CEO of Premier Oil... - Buy Premier Oil

Commodities

Buy Pathfinder Minerals

Speciality Finance Share Tips
Buy Begbies Traynor,
Buy Better Capital
Buy Ultimate Finance

FINANCIAL TIMES
Richard Branson to bid for the 600 Lloyds Banking Group branches for sale.
Canadian banks and pension funds go hostile in their bid for TMX Group
Private equity firm Exponent is preferred bidder for BBC Worldwide’s magazine business.

The Times


Euro crisis 'could mean return to the drachma'

Tempus share tips


Hogg Robinson - weak hold
Telecom Plus shares (one of Robbie Burns favourites) speculative but interesting
Hold on to BTG.

Comment

OECD calls for Bank of England to raise interest rates. But that would tip the economy back into recession.

News that Sony's websites have been hacked in 4 countries followed by admission that mobile phone JV Sony Ericsson has found a data breach at its Canadian unit.

DAILY TELEGRAPH

Questor Share tips


Gem Diamonds - hold at 270p
ICAP - buy at 476p - shares are once again rated a buy after recent falls
Pennon (owns South West Water and Viridor waste recycling group) - buy at 663p after excellent results yesterday

UK growth still flat - economy hampered by weak spending
[buy more stuff you know it makes sense !]

Amazon to create 900 jobs in Scotland
Farmville herd (Zynga) set for summer market flotation
JJB Sports: it will take 5 years to fix business
Mortgage approvals fall by 6% in April in the UK

THE INDEPENDENT


Investment Share Tips
Aveva - pricey - hold at 1581p
Innovation - buy at 18.5p
Hogg Robinson - 59.25p

Stock Market Report
Utilities takeover talk switches to Severn Trent

Stock market news
Nationwide profits surge as bad debts fall
Shareholders block Robert Walters pay awards
3,000 jobs to go as Focus administrator pulls the plug
Google to introduce alternative to credit cards

THE GUARDIAN

Nationwide says it is not in the race for Northern Rock