Category: Investing

  • This cheap FTSE 100 dividend stock is plunging! Should I buy it for my ISA?

    Image source: Getty Images UK shares have sold off heavily again in recent sessions. It’s a downturn that means the eye-popping dividend yields on many FTSE 100 stocks have moved even higher. As a big fan of value stocks, I’m looking to go shopping following the stock market’s fresh slump. And the cheap British American…

  • 2 high-yield dividend stocks to consider in October 2023

    Image source: Getty Images Muted investor sentiment can lead to lower stock prices and higher dividend yields. October started with a weak-looking stock market. And that situation has created an opportunity to appraise shares for their dividend income potential. A troubled sector For example, I like the look of house building company Taylor Wimpey (LSE: TW). With the share…

  • 10%+ yield! Is Vodafone the best dividend stock on the FTSE 100?

    Image source: Getty Images I’ve come to find that Vodafone Group (LSE:VOD) might be the best dividend stock for my retirement portfolio after rigorously digging through the FTSE 100. Though there are some obvious problems with the company, the stock is currently trading at the same valuation it did back in the late 90s. Could…

  • £20k in an ISA? Here’s how I’d aim to turn it into a £12k yearly second income

    Image source: Getty Images ISAs (Individual Savings Accounts) are a fantastic vehicle to build wealth. Given enough time, these tax-efficient accounts can help investors generate a large second income from dividend stocks. Here, I’m going to outline how I’d aim to turn £20k in an ISA into £12k of passive income. Please note that tax…

  • 2 FTSE 100 dividend shares! Which should I buy for passive income?

    Image source: Getty Images I already hold these FTSE 100 shares in my Stocks and Shares ISA. And I’m considering which one to buy more of when I next have cash to invest. Which one would be the better buy? Barratt Developments I first bought Barratt Developments (LSE:BDEV) shares in 2020 because of the company’s…

  • Should I buy Shell shares as oil prices surge?

    Image source: Getty Images Shell (LSE: SHEL) shares have had a great run recently. But they still look very cheap from a valuation perspective. Are they worth buying today? Let’s discuss. Three reasons to be bullish There are certainly reasons to be bullish on Shell right now, to my mind. For starters, the company is…

  • Is this the most overvalued stock on the FTSE AIM?

    Image source: Getty Images The FTSE AIM is a great place to look for undervalued growth stocks largely overlooked by the market. Companies on the index just don’t get as much attention as those listed on the FTSE 100. Today, I’m taking a closer look at Fevertree Drinks (LSE:FEVR). As I have my own soft…

  • One FTSE 250 stock I’d snap up with its 8% yield!

    Image source: Getty Images One FTSE 250 stock I’ve decided to add to my holdings when I next have some cash to invest is Target Healthcare REIT (LSE: THRL). Here’s why. Care home properties Target is a real estate investment trust (REIT), which basically means it owns and operates property to yield income. What I…

  • 2 top value stocks I’d buy in October to hold for 10 years!

    Image source: Getty Images I’m looking for brilliant bargains to buy this month. And these top-notch UK value stocks have attracted my attention, thanks to their low earnings multiples. Here’s why I’d buy them today and hold them for the long haul. BAE Systems The defence market is tipped for further strong expansion over the…

  • I’d regret not buying this once-in-a-generation level of high-yield passive income!

    Image source: Getty Images A fair few UK dividend shares today are carrying abnormally high yields. That means I can invest in them right now and hope to achieve extremely attractive levels of passive income. Thinking long term Capital allocation is essentially a fancy business term for deciding what money goes where. It means investing…