The leading weekly publication for the serious private investor. If you need regularly updated intelligence on Stocks (large, mid and small caps), Commodities, Bonds, Funds, Forex, CFDs, ETFs, and much more, then Shares Magazine is your best resource.

Since 1999 Shares has remained the private investor's most trusted provider of financial education, news & information. Written by a broad range of highly respected journalists and grass-root industry experts.

The facts speak for themselves
Each week containing in-depth reports, analysis and data, plus:
Agenda - looks ahead to what are likely to be the major corporate news stories over the next one > 12 months
Plays - represents the Shares team's very best portfolio ideas of the week, on a 12-month view, to point readers towards ideas they can then research in greater depth
Sector Report - provides expert analysis of a specific industry as it highlights key investment themes and specific stocks to watch
Griller - features an in-depth interview with a leading company executive to provide a profile of both the individual and his/her firm
Feature - helps explain market jargon or a key theme so investors better understand the financial markets across a full range of asset classes and instruments
Mr Market - gives a third-party specialist the chance to explain a topical, market-facing subject and deepen readers' knowledge of a given topic
Opinion - takes a broad, sweeping look at the biggest issues which face investors and their portfolios today
Databank - drills down into potential trading opportunities as ahead of imminent corporate results or macroeconomic data releases
Funds - investigates an investment theme each week and a way to play it for those investors who would rather buy a fund than do their own stock-specific research
Chartist - caters for those who prefer technical rather than fundamental analysis and covers all of the major asset classes
Forum - brings together independent market experts who help demystify a specific financial market issue and help readers better understand how to manage their portfolios
Commodities - looks at both resource stocks and the underlying commodities
Director Deals - makes the most of a proprietary database of executive trades to pinpoint transactions which could provide a telling signal for a specific company's shares
Forex - uses a powerful combination of technical and fundamental analysis to help readers understand key trends in the currency markets
Small Caps - caters for those investors with a higher risk tolerance as it analyses between four and eight market minnows every week
Trading Feature - provides educational explanations of key investment issues, asset classes and tradable instruments every single week
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* FTSE All-Share comparative performance is from start of each Plays trade until present. The portfolio consists of 99 stocks and runs on a 12-month rolling basis. There are 75 open positions; we have taken profits or the stop loss has been triggered on the remaining stocks. In the past 12 months, the FTSE All-Share is up by 8.6%.

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