Share Tips

March 2010 share tips from newspapers (including The Telegraph and The Sunday Times), financial magazines (including Investors Chronicle and Shares) websites and brokers.

Newspaper Share Tips - 31 March 2010

Telegraph Share Tips - Questor

Buy Petropavlovsk
Buy Cranswick

The Times Share Tips - Tempus

Pass on Kazakhyms and Bloomsbury Publishing
Worth holding Domino's Pizza

The Independent Share Tips

Buy Robert Wiseman
Buy Bloomsbury Publishing
Hold Mouchel Group

Broker Share Tips - 31st March 2010

Arm Holdings downgraded to hold from buy at Deutsche, target upped to 230p from 220p
Cable & Wireless Worldwide started with neutral rating at UBS, target 93p
Carillion cut to add from buy at Numis, target price 375p
Chesnara downgraded to hold from buy at Panmure Gordon, target raised to 248p from 238p
Enterprise Inns downgraded to add from buy at Numis, target price 155p
GlaxoSmithKline upgraded to buy from hold at Shore Capital
Hamworthy upgraded to buy from hold at Jefferies, target price 360p
Hornby upgraded to buy from add at Numis, target 160p
Intec Telecom cut to sell from hold at Panmure Gordon, target price lowered to 789p
ITE Group raised to buy from neutral at Goldman Sachs
Rotork upped to neutral from reduce at Arbuthnot
Smiths Group raised to add from hold at Numis, target price 1260p
TalkTalk Telecom initiated with a buy rating at Nomura, target price 175p
TalkTalk Telecom initiated at equal-weight by Morgan Stanley, target price 145p
Unilever raised to buy from neutral at BA-Merrill Lynch, target pricestays 2270p

30th March 2010 - Newspaper Share Tips

Tempus Share Tips - The Times

Hold TalkTalk
Buy Dana Petroleum
Renova - A high risk buy

Questor Share Tips - Telegraph Newspaper

Sell Antisoma
Buy Afren

The Independent Share Tips

Buy Dana Petroleum
Christie Group a speculative buy
Buy Diploma

Investors Chronicle Share Tips - 26 March 2010

Buy United Utilities - 553p
Buy Salamander Energy - 268p
Buy Brewin Dolphin - 136p
Buy GLG Japan Corealpha fund - 86.02p
Sell ProStrakan - 105p

26 March 2010 - Newspaper Share Tips

Tempus Share Tips (The Times)

Premier Oil remains cheap
Buy Evolution Group
Hold on to M&C Saatchi

Questor Share Tips

Today Questor has the following share tips in The Telegrpah newspaper

Buy Eurasian Natural Resources
Buy Next

The Independent Share Tips

31 Group a buy for the brave
Hold Evolution for now
Moss Bross a speculative buy

Newspaper Share Tips - 25 March 2010

Aegis initiated with a buy rating at ING, with a target price of 145p
Carpetright downgraded to hold from buy at KBC Peel Hunt
Carpetright downgraded to sell from reduce at Oriel
Drax initiated with a buy rating at RBS, with a target of 560p
ENRC downgraded to neutral from outperform at Credit Suisse
Goals Soccer Centres cut to sell from hold at Altium, target raised to 150p from 130p
Halfords downgraded to neutral from buy at UBS, target upped to 500p from 480p
Hansard Global downgraded to neutral from buy at Goldman Sachs, target raised to 200p from 180p
Premier Foods ENRC downgraded to neutral from outperform at Credit Suisse
Robert Wiseman cut to hold from buy at Panmure Gordon, target price lifted to 520p from 510p
Shaftesbury upgraded to neutral from sell at Goldman Sachs, target 375p
Sportech cut to neutral from buy at Evolution, target 50p
Vodafone cut to underperform from outperform at Morgan Stanley, price target 160p down from 180p
WPP initiated with buy rating at ING, price target 730

24 March 2010 - Newspaper Share Tips

Today is Budget Day, so expect the markets to have one eye on share prices and the other on Mr Darling!

The Times Share Tips (Tempus)

Hold Carin Energy
Hold Aberdeen Asset Management
Buy Trafficmaster

Questor Share Tips

Today Questor tips the following in The Telegraph newspaper

Buy Gulfsands
Sell VT Group

The Independent

Buy Halfords
Buy Aberdeen Asset Management
Buy Henry Boot

23 March 2010 - Broker Share Tips

888 Holdings downgraded to add from buy at Numis, target 128p
BAE Systems cut to market-perform from outperform at Bernstein
BTG initiated with buy rating at Ambrian, 269p fair value
Burberry downgraded to add from buy at Evolution, target upped to 740p from 700p
Care UK downgraded to hold from buy at Panmure Gordon, target price cut to 450p from 475p
Carpetright downgraded to hold from add at Numis
Chloride cut to neutral from buy at Arbuthnot
Cranswick downgraded to neutral from buy at Evolution, target price raised to 830p from 800p
Faroe Petroleum started with buy rating at Oriel
Halfords downgraded to add from buy at Numis, target price 550p
Hansard Global raised to hold from sell at Execution Noble
Hilton Foods downgraded to neutral from buy at Evolution, target price stays 225p
Homeserve upgraded to buy from hold at RBS, target raised to 2060p from 1515p
IG Group started with hold recommendation at Shore Capital
Lancashire Holdings raised to buy from hold at Collins Stewart
Mondi initiated with buy rating and 540p target price at RBS
Personal Group downgraded to sell from hold at Panmure Gordon, target price stays 251p
PureCircle downgraded to neutral from buy at Evolution, target price cut to 250p from 300p
Rightmove downgraded to market-perform from buy at WH Ireland
Robert Wiseman cut to neutral from add at Evolution, target price stays 530p
Salamander Energy upgraded to buy from add at Oriel
SSL Intl downgraded to neutral from buy at Evolution, target price stays 780p
Whitbread upped to buy from sell at SocGen

Newspaper Share Tips - 23 March 2010

Questor Share Tips

Today's Daily Telegraph has the following Questor Share Tips:
Salamander Energy a risky buy
Buy BHP Billiton

The Independent Share Tips (Investment Column)

Hold ICAP
Buy Regus
Buy AG Barr

Tempus Share Tips

Today Tempus, in The Times, is tipping:
Buy Regus on weakness
Hold AGBarr
Buy Datacash

Sunday Newspaper Share Tips - 21st March 2010

Share tips from the Sunday papers include:

Questor Tips - Sunday Telegraph

Buy European Goldfields at 395p
Buy Cluff Gold at 96.75p

Mail On Sunday share tips

Sabien worth a punt at 29p - Midas Column
Buy SDL at 470p

Investors Chronicle Share Tips - 19th March 2010

This week, Investors Chronicle has articles called "Safe plays for your ISA", "Small shares, big dividends" and "Budget previews" as well as the following share tips:

Kazakhmys (KAZ) - Sell 1,527p - Page 51,52
JD Wetherspoon (JDW) - Buy 498p - Page 52,53
Hampson (HAMP) - Buy 65p - Page 54
Modern Water (MWG) - Buy 75p - Page 55
Ecofin Water & Power Opportunities (ECW) - Buy 143p - Page 56

 

Newspaper Share Tips for 19th March 2010

Temous Share Tips - The Times

Hold on to Investec
Look to buy Savills lower down
Hold Salamander Energy

Quessor Share tips - The Telegraph

Buy GlaxoSmithKline
Buy Greggs

The Independent Share Tips

Buy Aegis
Hold Savills
Sell Raymarine

18th March 2010 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Times - Tempus

Hold Derwent Water
Hold Playtech

Questor Share Tips - The Telegraph

Buy Antisoma
Buy IG Group

The Independent

Hold Derwent Water
Buy Hikma
Buy Avocet Mining

17th March 2010 - Broker Share Tips

Antofagasta downgraded to sell from hold at SocGen, target cut to 850p
BHP Billiton downgraded to hold from buy, target reduced to 2,350p from 2,500p
BP raised to buy from add at Oriel
Chemring cut to hold from add at Numis, target price 3395p
Daily Mail & General upgraded to buy from hold at RBS
Kingfisher raised to overweight from neutral at HSBC
Man Group downgraded to add from buy at Numis, price target 285p
Marks & Spencer cut to underweight from neutral at JP Morgan
Omega Insurance cut to hold from buy at Numis, target price 125p
Rio Tinto downgraded to hold from buy at SocGen, target cut to 3900p from 4000p
Royal Dutch Shell upgraded to buy from hold at Macquarie, target price 2100p
RPS raised to buy from add at Numis, target price 229p
Shire downgraded to sell from buy at Citigroup
Telecom Egypt downgraded to neutral from buy at UBS

 

11th March 2010 - Shares Magazine Share Tips

Buy Babcock International at 521.5p
Buy ClearStream Technologies at 25.5p

11th March 2010 - Newspaper Share Tips

Tempus (The Times)

Pass on Inchcape
Buy Chime Communications on weakness

Questor Share Tips (Daily Telegraph)

Buy Melrose
Buy Cape

The Independent

Hold Inchcape
Buy Interserve
Hold Laird Group

10th March 2010 - Newspaper Share Tips and Comments

The Times (Tempus)

Hold on to International Power
Hold Immarsat
"Wait until May before buying into Gartmore"

Daily Telegraph (Questor Share Tips)

Buy Antofagasta
Buy Hill & Smith

The Independent

Hold Antofagasta
Avoid Gartmore
Clipper Windpower "a speculative buy"

10th March 2010 - Broker News and Views

A bumper day for Broker Share Tips Today.

Antofagasta reiterated buy at Citigroup, target price reiterated 1,075p
Antofagasta reiterated outperform at Raymond, target price reiterated 1,300p
Antofagasta was also tipped by Questor in The Daily Telegraph today, see above)
Aviva reiterated hold at Citigroup, target price cut to 421p from 439p
Barclays reiterated buy at Shore, target price reiterated 346p
Big Yellow started at overweight at JP Morgan, target price 445p
Derwent London upgraded to neutral from underweight at JP Morgan, target raised to 1575p from 1360p
Development Securities initiated with underweight rating at JP Morgan
Electrocomponents cut to hold from sell at KBC Peel Hunt
Grainger started with overweight rating at JP Morgan, target price 1750p
Helical Bar started with overweight rating at JP Morgan, TP 370p
IG Group Holdings has been downgraded to hold from buy at Panmure Gordon
Inchcape downgraded to hold from add at Numis, with a target of 31p
Local Shopping REIT initiated with overweight rating at JP Morgan, target 86p
Man Group reiterated neutral at Credit Suisse, target price cut to 265p from 300p
Mondi lifted to buy from neutral at BA-Merrill Lynch, target rising to 515p from 410p
Petrofac upgraded to buy from hold at RBS
Premier Farnell upgraded to buy from hold at KBC Peel Hunt
ProStrakan upped to buy from hold at KBC Peel Hunt, target price 140p
Quintain Estates initiated with neutral rating at JP Morgan
Reed Elsevier downgraded to hold from accumulate at SNS and to reduce from hold at Petercam
Rotork cut to hold from sell at KBC Peel Hunt
Shanks upgraded to buy from neutral at Goldman Sachs
Sirius Real Estate initiated at neutral by JP Morgan
Songbird Estates initiated with overweight rating at JP Morgan
St Modwen initiated with overweight rating at JP Morgan
SThree downgraded to neutral from overweight at HSBC
Unite Group upgraded to buy from hold at KBC Peel Hunt
Weir Group upgraded to buy from hold at Numis
Wolseley upgraded to hold from sell at ING

8th March 2010 - Broker Share Tips

BT Group downgraded to sell from hold at Berenberg Bank
Bunzl raised to overweight from neutral at HSBC, with the target price upped to 850p from 680p
Capita cut to hold from accumulate at Charles Stanley
Enterprise Inns upgraded to buy from sell at Execution
GKN cut to buy from conviction buy at Goldman Sachs
Grafton Group upgraded to hold from sell at Citigroup, target price raised to 340p from 320p
Intl Personal Finance upgraded to buy from hold at Charles Stanley, target price 260p
ITV raised to hold from reduce at Kepler
Kazakhmys downgraded to hold from buy at Troika Dialog
Kingspan raised to neutral from sell at UBS
Michael Page Intl downgraded to hold from buy at Citigroup, target price upped to 400p from 360p
Schroders downgraded to add form buy at Numis.
Standard Chartered upgraded to hold from sell at SocGen
STV Group raised to buy from hold at RBS
Tomkins raised to hold from add at Numis, target price 250p
Tristel started at Finncap with buy rating, 76p price target

4th March 2010 - Newspaper Share Tips and Comments

The Times - Tempus

Buy Carillion
IPF "A buy for the brave"
Hold on to The Restaurant Group

Questor Share Tips - Daily Telegraph

Buy Standard Chartered
Avoid ITV

The Independent

Hold Arriva
Buy Carillion
Buy Lavendon Group

2nd March 2010 - Broker Share Tips

Brit Insurance raised to equal-weight from underweight at Morgan Stanley
DSG International started with a neutral rating at Arden
Fidessa started at Charles Stanley with add rating and 150p price target
Game Group initiated with add rating at Arden
HMV started with buy rating at Arden
Home Retail initiated with add rating at Arden
ICAP started as buy at UBS, target price 420p
Jardine Lloyd Thompson raised to buy from hold at Panmure Gordon, target price cut to 557p from 560p
Kesa initiated with add rating at Arden
Kingfisher initiated with add rating at Arden
Kingspan upgraded to neutral from sell at UBS
LSE initiated with neutral rating at UBS, target price 680p
Pearson upgraded to hold from sell at Deutsche
Prudential downgraded from conviction buy at Goldman Sachs
Tomkins upgraded to buy from hold at Citigroup, target price raised to 240p from 200p
Tullett Prebon initiated at UBS with neutral rating, 300p target price

 


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