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Europe

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 Jul 2021

Ed Monk

Investment Outlook Special: what you’re asking us

This week, it’s an Investment Outlook special. As always, our latest quarterly Outlook rounds-up the state of play in markets and looks forward to the months ahead.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 14 Jul 2021

Graham Smith

What could markets do in the second half of 2021?

Hopes of a strong recovery have buoyed markets so far this year

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 02 Jul 2021

Graham Smith

Is now the time to look at Europe?

Is Europe still an attractive recovery play?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 11 Jun 2021

Toby Sims

Fund ideas for investing in Europe

Bring it home with these fund ideas

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 03 Jun 2021

Toby Sims

BlackRock Continental European Fund

Defensive approach to European equities

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 01 Jun 2021

Tom Stevenson

Why you should diversify your investments

The market is quicker than you

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 27 May 2021

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

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 Podcast - Earnings season gets into full swing

Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson looks at the week ahead as earnings season gets into full swing and Brexit continues to squeeze trade in Europe.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 26 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

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook 2021 - Quarter 2

After a record-breaking year, the outlook remains positive. With yields rising, however, asset allocation is key.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 14 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ed Monk

Investment Outlook: what you’re asking us as 2021 begins

In this podcast Fidelity’s Ed Monk and Tom Stevenson discuss the questions investors have asked us on the year ahead in our latest Investment Outlook.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 07 Jan 2021

Tom Stevenson

Investment Outlook 2021 - Quarter 1

Lessons from the pandemic

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 07 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

What did you learn in 2020?

This week on the show, the last we’ll record this year, we’re looking back on 2020 to ask what lessons it holds for investors as well as casting forward to 2021.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 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

Ed Monk

Are these gains over-exuberance? | Brexit shock to markets?

This week, should we be worried that the market appears in the grip of widespread euphoria?

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity Personal Investing - 09 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

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

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

Why value AND growth matter

If there is a rotation into out of favour stocks, be selective

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 19 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

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 - 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

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

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

Tom Stevenson

Market Week - China's recovery continues

In this week’s market update: China’s recovery continues, if slightly slower than expected

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 21 Oct 2020

Toby Sims

Comgest Growth Europe Ex UK Fund

High quality, long term, growth companies

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity Personal Investing - 16 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

Daniel Lane

Five new Select 50 funds

Summer additions to our preferred fund list

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 08 Sep 2020

Sam Morse

Examining European dividends

The key factors affecting the rest of 2020

Sam Morse

Sam Morse Portfolio Manager, Fidelity European Values PLC - 27 Aug 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

Graham Smith

Markets weather the earnings storm

Are stock markets reasonably valued at the moment?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Market Commentator - 07 Aug 2020

Daniel Lane

Three Select 50 funds for Europe

Tapping the Continent for value

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane Fidelity Personal Investing - 05 Aug 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

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