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Graham Smith

Are corporate earnings strong enough to sustain markets?

Companies have significantly bettered expectations so far

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 07 May 2021

Ed Monk

Challenges mount for Buffett as successor named

What’s eating the world’s most famous investor?

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 07 May 2021

Ed Monk

Is now the time to buy for dividends? | A new commodities supercycle

This week, after a tough year for income hunters are UK dividends at last in line for a recovery? We’ll take a look.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 06 May 2021

Tom Stevenson

How bullish should we be?

There’s lots of good news. Is it in the price?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 06 May 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week podcast - Earnings continue to outperform expectations

In this week’s market update: earnings continue to outperform expectations; commodities rise as economies re-open; and the dollar slides as the rest of the world catches up

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 05 May 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market week - Earnings continue to outperform expectations

In this week’s market update: earnings continue to outperform expectations; commodities rise as economies re-open; and the dollar slides as the rest of the world catches up

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 04 May 2021

Ed Monk

Asset bubble signals from my WhatsApp chat?

A new investing craze is worrying seasoned market watchers

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 04 May 2021

Graham Smith
UK
Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 30 Apr 2021

Toby Sims
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 30 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Biden’s first 100 days

Investors have welcomed the new President

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 29 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

The market is suffering from middle child syndrome

Time to stop ignoring ‘buy and forget’ stocks

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 27 Apr 2021

Toby Sims
UK

Is this the UK’s roadmap to economic recovery?

Recent data paint a positive picture

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 23 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Stock markets are pricing in an awful lot of good news

Are investors too optimistic at the moment?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 20 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Is the value rally already over?

Investors look for clues from earnings season

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 20 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Is the stock market ready to pause for breath?

In this week’s market update: is the market ready to pause for breath; or will trillions of excess savings fuel an extended recovery?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 19 Apr 2021

Graham Smith
UK

Commercial property after Covid - opportunity or trap?

What is the outlook for commercial property as the economy re-opens?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 16 Apr 2021

Toby Sims

The global recovery begins to take shape

The UK is promising, but don’t forget the superpowers

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Welcome to the Tina stock market

Investing when there is no alternative

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook

Each quarter Tom Stevenson, Investment Director at Fidelity Personal Investing, analyses global markets and the key asset classes to provide a unique outlook for the next 12 months.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 14 Apr 2021

Toby Sims
UK
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 13 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Biden’s risky stimulus bet means someone else must pick up the tab

Package represents biggest reshaping of US economy in decades

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 12 Apr 2021

Ed Monk

Week to test economies as lockdown lifts

Recent gains for markets mean much good news has been priced in

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 12 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Consumer spending in focus

In this week’s market update: all eyes are on consumer spending as economies re-open; the banks kick-start the first quarter earnings season; and Chinese shares show it can be better to travel than to arrive.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 12 Apr 2021

Graham Smith
UK

Is the UK this year’s investment hot spot?

Britain looks well set if the recovery continues

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 09 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Where next for markets?

It’s Outlook time again

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 08 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - US stock market hits record highs

In this week’s market update: new market records as America’s post-pandemic boom begins; Britain starts to re-open its economy; and Europe looks through the latest Covid wave.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 07 Apr 2021

Tom Stevenson

Boom time for stock markets as bonds left in the doldrums

Populist spending in the US is stoking inflationary forces

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 06 Apr 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery
Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 01 Apr 2021

Graham Smith

Investing in the post-lockdown recovery

Where are the investment opportunities as restrictions begin to ease?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 01 Apr 2021

Toby Sims
UK

House prices fall in March, but a bounce back is likely

Uncertainty over stamp duty pegged back sales last month

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 31 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Shares enjoy their best 12 months since the 1930s

Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as shares enjoy their best 12 months since the 1930s; but bonds are hit hard by inflation fears.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 30 Mar 2021

Graham Smith

Investment opportunities after the pandemic

What have we learned and where do we go from here?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 26 Mar 2021

Toby Sims
UK

Is this the home straight for UK retailers?

Rising sales may point to good times ahead

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 26 Mar 2021

Toby Sims
UK

Inflation falls, activity rises, unemployment lower - where are we in the UK’s recovery?

Touted market bounce back may be somewhere on the horizon

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 25 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

This investment ‘safe haven’ is about to hit stormy seas

The past four decades have lulled us into a false sense of security

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Covid: one year on

Investors look through the pandemic

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - A year on from the pandemic

Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead a year on from the pandemic low with the Deliveroo IPO highlighting one of the Covid winners.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Mar 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Four ways to help future proof your ISA investments

It has been over a year since the pandemic started, but in so many countries infection

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Mar 2021

Graham Smith
UK

Is the UK stock market now a bargain?

UK shares look inexpensive on an international basis

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 19 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Don’t blame young people for chasing get-rich-quick schemes

The stock market is the ultimate get-rich-slow machine

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 16 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson
UK

How real is the inflation threat?

And how to navigate the uncertainty over prices

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 16 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Inflation and rising bond yields in focus

In this week’s market update: inflation and rising bond yields remain the key focus; stimulus cheques are destined for the stock market; and it’s a big week for central banks.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 16 Mar 2021

Graham Smith

How to invest in the pandemic recovery

Is it time to look beyond the technology winners of last year?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 12 Mar 2021

Toby Sims
UK

What to make of the latest GDP and trade data

GDP better than expected, trade worse

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 12 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Rethinking Nasdaq

Looking through the ups and downs of the tech stock index

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 10 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Think you know emerging markets? Think again

Many are still in the dark about the pros and cons

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Mar 2021

Toby Sims

How to inflation-proof your portfolio

Know how investments perform when prices rise

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 09 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Nasdaq corrects on the back of rising bond yields

In this week’s market update: Nasdaq corrects as bond yields rise; the oil price tops $70 threatening more cost-push inflation; and the changing shape of the ongoing bull market.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Mar 2021

Toby Sims
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 05 Mar 2021

Ed Monk
UK

Budget 2021: Rishi’s balancing act

In this podcast Fidelity’s Ed Monk and Tom Stevenson discuss Rishi Sunak’s second Budget and what it means for the economy and investors.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 04 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson
UK

Rishi puts off the reckoning

Focus remains on doing what it takes

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 03 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Bond market lurch brings back painful memories

Bond market lurch brings back painful memories

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 02 Mar 2021

Toby Sims
UK
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 02 Mar 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - What can we expect from the Budget?

Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as Rishi Sunak’s second Budget is staged against a nervous, inflationary backdrop for stock markets.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 02 Mar 2021

Ed Monk
UK

Budget 2021: ‘Stealth’ taxes on the way?

Will Rishi find his inner Gordon?

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 01 Mar 2021

Graham Smith
UK

Budget 2021: Who will pay for the pandemic recovery?

What should investors look out for in the Budget?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 26 Feb 2021

Toby Sims
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 26 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson
UK

Walking the tax tightrope

The Chancellor’s difficult balancing act

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 25 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

Four reasons why investors should pay attention to European markets

Are Europe’s biggest companies set for a remarkable comeback?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Feb 2021

Toby Sims
UK
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 23 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Investors start to worry about inflation

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as investors start to worry about inflation and the dark side of ESG investing comes under scrutiny.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Feb 2021

Ed Monk

Smaller companies in the sun as vaccines roll out

Improving prospects for domestic economies is helping smaller firms

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Feb 2021

Graham Smith

Is Japan’s stock market now on a path back to recovery?

The present rally sets Japan’s sights on previous highs

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 19 Feb 2021

Toby Sims

Will China’s Ox charge ahead of the rest?

Emerging Markets are expected to outperform, but there are risks

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 17 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

Eight lessons from a remarkable year

The past 12 months have provided more than its fair share of learnings

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 16 Feb 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery
UK

Green shoots of recovery suggest the UK is primed to flourish

The pound hits a new high as optimism grows

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Optimistic outlook push shares higher

In this week’s market update: shares push higher in a perfect storm of positives; the pound heads towards $1.40 on re-opening hopes.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 16 Feb 2021

Graham Smith

Is this a new commodities “supercycle”?

Demand for raw materials is expected to rise as world economies recover

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 12 Feb 2021

Toby Sims
UK
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 12 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson
UK

Why you should consider investing in the UK today

Sector exposure adds to the valuation case

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 11 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

We may be at a crucial turning point for the markets

The green revolution to come will be intrinsically inflationary

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Investors focus on big US stimulus

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead for investors as investors focus on big US stimulus and earnings season picks up on the positive market mood.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Feb 2021

Toby Sims
UK
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 05 Feb 2021

Ed Monk

Investors are turning to emerging markets - should you?

The emerging world has got off to a flying start in 2021

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 04 Feb 2021

Toby Sims

Big tech earnings defy expectations again - well, most do

Is Tesla starting to show its frailties?

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 03 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

The GameStop drama raises a number of questions

However exhilarating, the GameStop Reddit drama is a risky way to trade

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 02 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Retail investors take on Wall Street

In this week’s market update: there is no doubt about the big market story this week - the David and Goliath tale of retail investors taking on powerful Wall Street hedge funds and apparently winning - the first round at least.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 02 Feb 2021

Tom Stevenson

The difference between investment and speculation

Slow down and take the long view

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 01 Feb 2021

Graham Smith

Do volatile markets signal a bumpy ride for investors in 2021?

Will market returns in January be a guide to the year ahead?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 29 Jan 2021

Ed Monk

GameStop explained: how will the story end?

For most investors the GameStop rollercoaster is a curiosity

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 28 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 26 Jan 2021

Toby Sims

Should you be going for gold?

Gold will always have a part to play in a balanced portfolio

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 26 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Correction fears cloud the outlook

In this week’s market update: correction fears cloud the outlook; US politics gets back to normal as bi-partisan splits emerge on stimulus proposals; earnings season is in full swing; while over here Brexit is back on the radar.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 26 Jan 2021

Graham Smith

Are the brakes on inflation about to be released?

What rising inflation could mean for your money

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 22 Jan 2021

Toby Sims
UK

A rising pound can be good and bad news

How I learned to stop worrying and love currency movements

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Is your glass half full or half empty?

How to have your cake and eat it

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 21 Jan 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery
UK

The cost of living rises under lockdown

Inflation rises in some unusual places point to potential investment winners

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 20 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Will Biden unleash inflation?

The time to bolster your defences against future inflation is now

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 19 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - China's growth returns to pre-pandemic levels

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead for investors with all eyes on Biden’s inauguration, while China’s growth returns to pre-pandemic levels.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 19 Jan 2021

Ed Monk
UK

Tax rises easier said than done for Sunak

Rumours of tax increases for business are circulating

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 18 Jan 2021

Graham Smith

Is this the year for emerging markets?

Are emerging markets still attractive in 2021?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 15 Jan 2021

Ed Monk
UK

Recession prospects rise after GDP hit

Economic growth and markets levels appear out of whack

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 15 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Investors should brace for even more unknown unknowns

Stock-picking will determine success or failure more than making big calls

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 12 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - US in focus

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead for investors with the US in focus as the Trump presidency goes with a bang and earnings season begins.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 12 Jan 2021

Graham Smith

What’s in store for investors in 2021?

The asset classes and sectors with most potential in the year ahead

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 08 Jan 2021

Toby Sims

Global markets hit new highs - what’s going on?

Markets continue to shrug off the bad and focus on the good

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 08 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook 2021

Where to invest in the year ahead

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 07 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook 2021 - Quarter 1

Lessons from the pandemic

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 07 Jan 2021

Toby Sims

What Georgia means for investing in the US

Democratic Senate changes the landscape for Biden’s presidency

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 06 Jan 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery
UK

Supermarket sales boom but do other retailers have much to cheer?

The third England-wide lockdown will be another testing time for retailers

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 05 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Investors in optimistic mood

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as investors head into the new year in optimistic mood on vaccine hopes and a Brexit deal secured.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 05 Jan 2021

Ed Monk
UK

UK shares jump on vaccine and economy news

Markets have opened the new year on a positive step

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 04 Jan 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery
UK
Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 30 Dec 2020

Ed Monk
UK

Christmas bonus for investors after Brexit deal

UK shares rise on pent up festive cheer

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 29 Dec 2020

Toby Sims
UK

FTSE rebounds modestly after yesterday’s selloffs

Hopes for a bullish end to 2020 look truly shot

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Dec 2020

Ed Monk
UK

Markets share pain of Tier 4 lockdowns

News of a new strain of Covid-19 has pushed markets lower

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 21 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson

Lessons to remember from a year to forget

2020 has been a valuable learning opportunity for investors

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 21 Dec 2020

Graham Smith

Looking back at 2020; where do we stand now?

What did we learn about investing this year?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 18 Dec 2020

Toby Sims
UK

UK retail sales hint at the diverging fortunes of a beleaguered sector

Winners and losers abound among UK retailers

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 18 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

Why the pound’s revival will continue

Events on both sides of the Atlantic point to stronger sterling

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 17 Dec 2020

Toby Sims

Is now the time to invest in Emerging Markets?

These markets could exhibit greater growth potential over 2021

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson

Airbnb: echoes of the dotcom bubble?

Four lessons to learn from the Airbnb flotation

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Brexit hopes offset Covid gloom

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead for investors as surging IPOs carry echoes of the dot.com bubble and Brexit hopes offset Covid gloom.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Dec 2020

Graham Smith

How a weak dollar could affect your investments

What can you do to make currency moves work for you?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 11 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson

Have markets overestimated the cocktail of stimulants?

November’s euphoria in perspective

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 08 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Brexit negotiations in focus

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead for investors as shares give back some of their recent gains as vaccine and Brexit optimism fades.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 08 Dec 2020

Ed Monk
UK

Brexit fear returns as the pound suffers

UK domestic shares have been put under pressure

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 07 Dec 2020

Graham Smith

Commodities point to a strong recovery

Are hopes for a rapid return to normality justified?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 04 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson

Six forces that will shape the year ahead for investors

Prepare for shifts in asset class, regional allocation and investment styles

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 01 Dec 2020

Ed Monk

Gold fulfils its haven role despite November falls

An allocation at the margins of a portfolio can cushion losses

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 01 Dec 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Global shares deliver record gains

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as global stock markets hit record gains in November and commodities also head for new highs.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 01 Dec 2020

Graham Smith

What did the Chancellor tell us this week?

What the UK spending plans mean for business

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 27 Nov 2020

Toby Sims

Is there a case to be made for investing in India?

Why it may be worth considering one of the world’s largest economies

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 27 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

Chancellor hints at tax rises to come

Pandemic pain has just been deferred

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 25 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 24 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Vaccine news continues to boost markets

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as news of another vaccine boosts stock markets and Rishi Sunak spells out his spending priorities.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 24 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

Double dip shows why we need a vaccine

Markets pulled two ways by good and bad news

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Nov 2020

Graham Smith

Who will be the Christmas retail winners?

Retailers prepare for an online Christmas

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 20 Nov 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery
UK

Retailers cash in on pre-lockdown shopping spree

However, October’s retail sales show high street stores are still struggling

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 20 Nov 2020

Ed Monk

Markets given a vaccine boost | Will tax on gains rise?

In this podcast, Fidelity’s Ed Monk and Tom Stevenson discuss the promising news on vaccines and potential rises to capital gains tax.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 18 Nov 2020

Toby Sims
UK
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 18 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Vaccine hope boosts markets

In this week’s market update: markets break out of their recent range on vaccine hopes; Brexit talks hit the final straight; and retail is in focus at the end of earnings season.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 17 Nov 2020

Graham Smith
UK

Does a vaccine change everything?

Market winners and losers exchanged places as vaccine hopes mounted

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 13 Nov 2020

Toby Sims

China’s recovery marked by success of this year’s ‘Singles Day’

Another record-breaking year for the shopping bonanza

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 13 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

UK lags rival economies

Home-grown challenges balance out vaccine hopes

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 12 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

Brexit’s impact on investors will be a slow-burn affair

An eleventh-hour compromise still looks achievable

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 10 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Shares soar on vaccine hopes

Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as shares soar on vaccine hopes, Joe Biden becomes President-elect and Brexit talks enters a crucial week.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 10 Nov 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery

The stocks to watch as vaccine breakthrough sparks surge

But they’re probably not the ones you’ve been banking on

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 10 Nov 2020

Ed Monk

Stock market gains make fools of forecasters

Pollsters - and stock market experts - are scratching their heads

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 09 Nov 2020

Graham Smith

What does the US election mean for investors?

Markets come to terms with new realities both sides of the Atlantic

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 06 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

US election: gridlock

What does a divided government mean for investors?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 05 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

US election: still waiting

Indecisive vote leaves investors in limbo

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 04 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

In an unpredictable year, compromise is still certain

Making sense of the uncertainties we currently face

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 03 Nov 2020

Toby Sims
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 03 Nov 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Investors focus on a tight US election

In this week’s market update: the point of maximum uncertainty as investors focus on a tight US election, widespread lockdowns in Europe, volatile markets, central bank meetings and third quarter earnings season.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 03 Nov 2020

Ed Monk
UK

Shares look on the bright side despite lockdown

UK shares offered some resilience at the start of the week

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 02 Nov 2020

Graham Smith

Will October blues be swept away by Christmas?

Now is not the time to lose your nerve

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 30 Oct 2020

Toby Sims

Big Tech profits soar but stocks stumble - who should you believe?

US tech earnings top off a turbulent week for markets

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 30 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Keeping calm on Super Thursday

How to stay cool in volatile markets

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 29 Oct 2020

Toby Sims
UK

How to filter out the confusion and focus on the long term

Today’s volatility won’t last forever

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 28 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Expect more spending whatever the result of the US election

Can the V-shape market recovery continue?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 27 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - All eyes on the US election and earnings season results

In this week’s market update: the last days before a watershed US Presidential election; earnings season serves up a torrent of big company results; and the first sign of whether the US economy bounced back in the third quarter.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 27 Oct 2020

Ed Monk

Investor hopes in the hands of the FAANGs

It’s a big week for tech - and markets everywhere

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 26 Oct 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Why doing nothing could be the best investment decision

Second-guessing an outcome could be a fool’s game

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Oct 2020

Ed Monk

China powers out of Covid gloom

In this podcast Ed Monk and Tom Stevenson discuss the outlook for investing in China, following an impressive recovery of the Chinese stockmarket.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

Inflation and the intergenerational divide

Why September’s data will irritate young people

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 21 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

The case for investing in China remains intact

Both supply and demand have recovered in China

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 20 Oct 2020

Graham Smith

Is it time to invest in China’s pandemic recovery?

The Chinese stock market has recovered strongly since the spring

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 16 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Volatility: it’s that time of year again

October looks like living up to its usual reputation

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook 2020 - Quarter 4

What next on the radar after Covid?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 14 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Investing is a one-decision game this earnings season

The divergence between the economy’s winners and losers will continue in Q3

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 13 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Earnings season gets underway

In this week’s market update: stocks rally on hopes for post-election stimulus; earnings season gets underway.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 13 Oct 2020

Ed Monk

What investing questions are on your mind?

What investing questions are on your mind?

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 12 Oct 2020

Graham Smith

Will earnings justify the V-shaped market recovery?

What can investors expect this October?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 09 Oct 2020

Ed Monk
UK

Markets shrug off weak growth data

UK GDP grew only 2.1% in August ahead of difficult autumn and winter

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 09 Oct 2020

Toby Sims

Making sense of 2020 in three graphs

How to understand this strangest of years

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 08 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

The real jobless rate

And what rising unemployment could do to the recovery

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 07 Oct 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery

The questions every investor wants answered

With questions mounting on everything from Covid to Brexit, Trump to China; it’s time for some answers

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 06 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Stocks rise on further stimulus hopes

In this week’s market update: all eyes on the US after the President tests positive for Covid.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 06 Oct 2020

Ed Monk

Tech poised to bounce back after falls?

Each stumble for tech has been followed by a strong recovery - so far

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 05 Oct 2020

Graham Smith

Should you invest in the UK right now?

UK investors have been steering clear of their home market

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 01 Oct 2020

Tom Stevenson

These are the new retirement savings rules

Time to challenge conventional wisdom?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 29 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market week - crunch time begins for US & UK

In this week’s market update: shares rebound after the worst week in three months; the US election looms over Wall Street; while on this side of the pond, it’s all about Brexit.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 29 Sep 2020

Graham Smith

Sectors to watch as restrictions resume

Pandemic still hitting corporate prospects

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 25 Sep 2020

Toby Sims

Are the latest tech IPOs worth the hype?

A recent rush prompts the biggest year for IPOs since 2014

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 25 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

Are the UK’s woes now in the price?

The Chancellor’s jobs scheme points to a tough winter

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 24 Sep 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery
UK

Three sectors facing the highest Covid risk

It’s not just retail that’s turned into a game of two halves

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 23 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 22 Sep 2020

Toby Sims
UK

Five things investors need to watch for now

How to navigate COVID, curfews and Christmas

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market week - new lockdown fears

In this week’s market update: shares retreat on new lockdown fears; but higher prices encourage more companies to float their shares; and can the precious metals rally continue?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 22 Sep 2020

Ed Monk
UK

Renewed lockdown fears test investors again

Warnings from health leaders may lead to tougher restrictions

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 21 Sep 2020

Graham Smith

What happens to investment returns when inflation falls?

How to be prepared for changes in inflation

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 18 Sep 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery
UK

Three reasons why retailers can’t bank on a merry Covid Christmas

Retail sales figures are up overall, but in reality it’s a mixed bag

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 18 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Interest rates to stay lower for longer

Central banks have changed their priorities

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 17 Sep 2020

Toby Sims
UK

Life after furlough - how will the economy cope?

Things could get worse - but that shouldn’t be cause for panic

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Warren Buffett goes big on Japan

Veteran investor sees opportunity in Japan

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Thoughts on the tech stock correction

Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead giving some thoughts on the tech stock correction and the new prime minister of Japan.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Sep 2020

Ed Monk

Has Covid-19 finally brought ‘Peak oil’?

BP says demand may never be higher than it is now

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 14 Sep 2020

Graham Smith

Why “sell in May” didn’t work this year

Investors who “sold in May” would have missed a remarkable recovery

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 11 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - Volatility spikes higher

In this week’s market update: there’s a spike in volatility as big derivatives bets on tech stocks are uncovered.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Why the tech correction is good for your portfolio

A small slide now could avoid a bigger slump later

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Sep 2020

Graham Smith
UK

What a stronger pound means for your investments

Who are the winners and losers when the pound strengthens?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 04 Sep 2020

Daniel Lane

Tech party paused for Musk & co.

Sector dragged lower on recovery uncertainty

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 04 Sep 2020

Nicholas Price

Finding Japan’s future winners

On-the-ground knowledge is invaluable

Nicholas Price

Nicholas Price Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Japan Trust PLC - 03 Sep 2020

Toby Sims

Zoom, Pret, Ocado and the ‘new economy’

Remote working, deserted city-centres - investors should be cautious

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 02 Sep 2020

Daniel Lane

Market Week - UK housing market in focus

In this week’s market update: The UK housing market is in focus; employment figures are due on both sides of the Atlantic; and is the Chancellor looking for ways to claw back the cost of Covid rescue measures?

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 02 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson

Which businesses will adapt best to the new normal?

Why stock picking matters in this environment more than ever

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 01 Sep 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

Why a stronger pound is really a weaker dollar

….and what it means for your portfolio

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 26 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

Why I’m not putting all my eggs in the tech basket

The time to diversify is often when you don’t want to

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 25 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - US shares hit new highs

In this week’s market update: The S&P hits a new high but it’s a worryingly narrow rally; dividends suffer their worst fall since 2009; and central banks gather for a virtual Jackson Hole summit.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 25 Aug 2020

Graham Smith

Should you invest in Asia right now?

Rising demand for industrial metals point to recovery in the region

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 21 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

Why the S&P500 has hit a new record

Wall Street’s benchmark only tells half the story

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 19 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - US stocks flirt with new highs

In this week’s market update: US stocks flirt with a new record high on the back of Chinese stimulus; investors shrug off plunging Japanese economic activity

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 18 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

What could go right?

Reasons to be cheerful about markets

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 18 Aug 2020

Daniel Lane

Does Japan GDP hit unearth investment opportunity?

Lockdown struggles dividing sectors

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 17 Aug 2020

Graham Smith
UK

Why a recession isn’t always bad news for investors

History shows opportunities exist for long-term investors

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 14 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson
UK

UK recession: how to protect your investments

The worst GDP report ever need not derail your portfolio

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 12 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 11 Aug 2020

Daniel Lane

Will end of furlough spike UK job losses?

British pandemic job losses hit 730,000

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 11 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - US/China tensions heighten

In this week’s market update: in a quiet August week for company and economic news.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 11 Aug 2020

Graham Smith

Markets weather the earnings storm

Are stock markets reasonably valued at the moment?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 07 Aug 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Why now is the time to shield your investments

Take steps to shield your investments from unexpected volatility

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 07 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

Why gold is rising and what you should do now

Here’s what drives the gold price

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 05 Aug 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Q2 earnings beat expectations

In this week’s market update: stocks hold on as some evidence emerges of economic recovery and second quarter earnings beat expectations; high yield bonds complete their best month since 2011; and gold heads further into uncharted territory.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 04 Aug 2020

Toby Sims

Is Big Tech here to stay?

A big week for the FAANGs has prompted questions over their future

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 31 Jul 2020

Graham Smith

Why diversification matters now more than ever

Investment strategies for uncertain times

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 31 Jul 2020

Daniel Lane
UK

The high street’s big chance

Where is your lockdown spending going?

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 30 Jul 2020

Tom Stevenson

Is now the time to invest in Germany?

Europe, especially Germany, could provide some useful diversification

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 28 Jul 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Market Week Podcast - Gold hits record high

In this week’s market update: Gold hits record highs, earnings updates come in from the big players in Silicon Valley and we wait to hear detail on the cost of removing Huawei from the UK’s 5G network.

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 28 Jul 2020

Ed Monk

Gold in the sweet spot as shares wobble

The week has seen a retreat to the haven metal

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 27 Jul 2020

Jonathan Wright
UK

Home comforts top our grocery shopping lists

How has lockdown changed our weekly food shop?

Jonathan Wright

Jonathan Wright Fidelity Personal Investing - 23 Jul 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Stock markets tread water

In this week’s market update: markets tread water as investors watch the economic data and wait for the Presidential election; UK dividends plunge in the second quarter as companies conserve cash; and earnings season gets into full swing.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 22 Jul 2020

Daniel Lane
UK

Is the V-shaped recovery over?

BoE’s Haldane gives a cautious outlook

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 22 Jul 2020

Ed Monk
UK

Bonfire of the dividends laid bare

Covid-19 dividend cuts are now deeper than during the financial crisis

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 20 Jul 2020

Ed Monk

Three questions investors are asking us right now

We asked for your questions - and you didn’t hold back

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 Jul 2020

Daniel Lane
UK

UK virus job losses near 650,000

GB & NI workers count cost of pandemic

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 Jul 2020

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook 2020 - Quarter 3

Attention shifts to the shape of the recovery

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Jul 2020

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook: what shape the recovery?

Where markets go next after the rebound

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Jul 2020

Ed Monk

Investment Outlook: what you’re asking us

The latest Quarterly Investment Outlook from Fidelity is out and, as is now traditional, we have asked you to submit your questions to the Outlook’s author, Tom Stevenson.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 15 Jul 2020

Tom Stevenson

Wall Street’s recovery stalls as Covid and election loom

November’s Presidential election is preying on investors’ minds

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 14 Jul 2020

Ed Monk
UK

How to read the GDP data

What growth can be recovered, and what is lost forever?

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 14 Jul 2020

Tom Stevenson

Market Week Podcast - Investors brace for second quarter earnings

In this week’s market update: Investors brace for the key second quarter earnings season; central bank meetings and economic announcements vie for attention in a busy week ahead; and markets prepare for life under Biden.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 14 Jul 2020

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Is the gold price heading for a new all-time high?

The traditional safe haven is on a bull run - will it continue or will the bubble burst?

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity Personal Investing - 13 Jul 2020

Tom Stevenson

Fast forward to the future

Ten ways in which the pandemic has brought forward change