August 2011 Share Tips

August 2011 share tips including newspaper share tips (such as Questor Share Tips from the Daily Telegraph and Tempus share tips from The Times), financial magazines (including Investors Chronicle and Shares magazine), websites (such as Moneywise) and brokers.

31 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Computacenter
Buy Bunzl

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Bunzl
Buy Cupid
Hold Paddy Power

26 August 2011 - Investors Chronicle magazine Share Tips

Today's Investors Chronicle magazine leads with "When sell means buy - How you can beat the consensus by defying it".

For details of today's Investors Chronicle Share tips see the Amateur Investor website

26 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Costain
Avoid Glencore

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy IMI
Buy Playtech
Sell SIG

25 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Carillion
Buy Derwent London
Avoid Admiral

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy BHP Billiton
Avoid Admiral

25 August 2011 - Shares Magazine Share Tips

Today's Shares magazine leads with "Bargain Hunt - Six stocks to grab for a profit"

Share tips in this week's issue of Shares magazine include:

Agenda
Sell Charter International (CHTR) at 770p
Buy Gulf Keystone Petroleum (GKP:AIM) at 129p
Buy Lochard Energy (LHD:AIM) at 11p
Buy Micro Focus (MCRO) at 251p
Buy Berkeley (BKG) at 1,037p

Databank
Buy Monetise (MONI:AIM) at 33p
Buy Amundi ETF MCSI Switzerland (CSW) at £111.44
Buy Kentz (KENZ) at 405p

Plays
Buy Ryanair (RYA) at 3 euros 14

Bargain Hunt
Buy Aquarias Platinum (AQP) at 243.6p
Buy Ashtead (AHT) at 118.1p
Buy Essar Energy (ESSR) at 294p
Buy Kofax (KFX) at 315.1p
Buy SuperGroup (SGP) at 980p
Buy United Business Media (UBM) at 465.8p

24 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Spirax-Sarco
Avoid Persimmon

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy G4S
Buy Hochschild Mining
Sell Chime Communications

23 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

Questor Share Tips - The Telegraph

Avoid Essar Energy

The Independent

Buy HSBC
Buy Fusion IP
Hold HR Owen

Sunday Newspaper Share Tips

The Sunday Times

Stocks to buy on recession fears
Albemarle and Bond, Glaxo Smith Kline, Tesco, Associated British Foods, ARM Holdings

Stocks to buy for a bounce
Barclays, Persimmon, Siemens, Apple, Nike

19 August 2011 - Investors Chronicle Share Tips

Today's Investors Chronicle magazine leads with "Banks in turmoil - But there are still two worth owning", "Shares for bears" and "Buy cheap gold miners"

Share tips in this week's issue of Investors Chronicle magazine include:
Buy Gulf Keystone Petroleum (GKP) at 137.38p - Page 28,29
Sell Fidessa (FDSA) at 1,590p - Page 29,30
Sell Genus (GNS) at 891p - Page 30
Sell Asthead (AHT) at 114p - Page 31
Buy Smith and Williamson Global Gold and Resources Fund at 408.5p - Page 32

19 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Savills
Buy Xaar
Avoid PV Cystalox Solar

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Savills at 314.1p
Buy Cineworld Group at 183p

18 August 2011 - Shares Magazine Share Tips

For details of this week's Shares magazine, please visit the Amateur Investor Shares magazine round-up.

18 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Hold Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC)
Buy SABMiller

The Times - Tempus Share Tips

"It might be worth taking Lookers for a spin"

The Independent - Investment Column

Hold ITV
Hold Marston's
Hold Keller

17 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Mears
Buy Pennon

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy John Menzies
Buy Highland Gold Mining

16 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Avoid Carpetright
Hold Michael Page

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy RSA Insurance
Buy RPC
Hold Michael Page

The Times - Tempus Share Tips

Wincanton - Seems no compelling reason to buy

12 August 2011 - Investors Chronicle Magazine Share Tips

Today's Investors Chronicle leads with "Keep Calm and Seek Value - Rational responses to irrational markets", "Oversold blue chips", "Going for gold" and "Protect your pension from market falls"

Share tips in this week's issue of Investors Chronicle:
Buy Prudential (PRU) at 617p - Page 30,31
Sell Dixons Retail (DXNS) at 13p - Page 31, 32
Buy Local Shopping Reit (LSR) at 48.75p - Page 32
Buy Amerisur Resources (AMER) at 16.375p - Page 33
Buy Fidelity European Values (FEV) at 1,043p
Buy iShares iBoxx/FTSE Gilt ETF - Page 35

12 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

Questor Share Tips - The Telegraph

Buy Anglo Pacific Group
Buy Melrose

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Lloyds Banking Group
Buy Greggs

12 August 2011 - MoneyWeek Magazine

"Defensive blue-chip stocks to buy now" - Johnson & Johnson (US:JNJ), Pfizer (US:PFE), Merck (US:MRK) and AstraZeneca (LSE:AZN)

"Gamble of the week" - Rosenbauer International Ag (Austria:ROS)

11 August 2011 - Shares Magazine Share Tips

Today's Shares magazine leads with "Five stocks ready to shine - Portfolio picks to brighten hard times"

Share tips in this week's issue of Shares magazine include:
Buy Blacks Leisure (BSLA) at 14.25p
Buy Chariot Oil & Gas (CHAR:AIM) at 108p
Buy Misys (MSY) at 249p
Buy Spirent (SPT) at 116p

Plays Updates - Buy all of the following Afferro Mining, Capr, Globo, Hogg Robinson, Norcross, Photo-Me International

11 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Weir

The Times - Tempus Share Tips

Hold Quintain Estates & Development
Dragon Oil - Investors may need patience

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Vodafone
Hold French Connection
Avoid Sportingbet

10 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Pearson
Buy Topps Tiles
Hold Group NBT

The Telegraph

Buy Unilever, GlaxoSmithKline, Diageo, British American Tobacco and United Utilities

9 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Daily Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Imperial Tobacco
Hold Gulfsands Petroleum

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Chariot Oil & Gas
Buy Avon Rubber.
Hold Telecity

7 August 2011 - Sunday Newspaper Share Tips

The Sunday Times

Greggs - "Trading at 11 times next year's forecast earnings, and with no debt, the shares are worth a look"

The Sunday Telegraph Share Tips

Buy Vodafone and National Grid

The Mail On Sunday - Midas

Buy Surgical Innovations
Buy and hold National Grid

5 August 2011 - Investors Chronicle Share Tips

Today's Investors Chronicle Magazine leads with "Protect Your Wealth - Take control as growth slows and markets fall".
This weeks share tips include:

Buy Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB) at 2,262p - Page 32,33
Buy Shire (SHP) at 2.053p - Page 33,34
Sell TUI Travel (TT.) at 182.6p - Page 34
Buy Cluff Gold (CLF) at 102p - Page 35

5 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

Questor Share Tips - The Telegraph

Hold Unilever
Buy RSA Insurance

The Times - Tempus Share Tips

Hold Schroders for long term
Avoid British Land
Avoid Cobham

The Independent - Investment Column

Avoid Schroders
Hold St Ives

4 August 2011 - Shares Magazine Share Tips

Today's Shares magazine leads with "Future Stars - 10 Small Caps Set To Hit The Big Time"
The 10 stocks mentioned are:
Byotrol, China Food, Corac, dotDigital, KEFI Minerals, Ferrex, Omega Diagnostics, Scientific Digital Imaging, i-Design and Zetar
It'll be interesting to check back on these stocks in a few months to see how the tips are fairing...

Other share tips in this week's issue of Shares magazine include:
Buy Centamin Egypt (CEY) at 105.8p
Buy Trinity Mirror at 42p
Sell GAME (GMG) at 27p
Continue to buy Stanley Gibbons (SGI:AIM) at 173p
Buy Blinkx (BLNX:AIM) at 111p
Buy First Quantum Minerals (FQM) at 8,472p
Buy Hargreaves Services (HSP:AIM) at 54p
Buy Wildhorse Energy (WHE:AIM) at 22.5p
Buy Access Intelligence (ACC:AIM) 3.25p

In the "Britain's Got Talent" article (this week covering the North East), the following tips are made:
Buy Animalcare (ANCR:AIM) - 136.5p, Buy Croda (CRDA) - 1,191p, Buy Filtronic (FTC) - 25p, Buy Immunodiagnostic Holdings (IDH:AIM) - 1,201p and Buy Renew (RNWH:AIM) - 73.5p

4 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Compass
Buy Standard Chartered

The Times - Tempus Share Tips

Buy Rightmove
Buy Legal and General
Hold Taylor Wimpey
Ferrexpo is high enough

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Legal and General
Buy Ferrexpo
Hold Capital and Counties Properties

Moneywise - Shares to buy, hold and sell

Nick Train, manager of the Finsbury Growth & Income trust and Lindsell Train UK Equity fund mentions the following tips in an article for Moneywise:

Buy Green King
Hold Pearson
Sell UK Banks

Link: Shares to buy, hold and sell: Nick Train

3 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Financial Times

The discount on Barclays shares looks too deep

The Telegraph - Questor Share Tips

Buy Centamin Egypt
Buy Weir Group

The Times - Tempus Share Tips

Don't chase Barclays shares any higher
Avoid Hargreaves Lansdown

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Cookson
Buy Devro
Buy Umeco

2 August 2011 - Newspaper Share Tips

The Times - Tempus Share Tips

Buy Ultra Electronics
Buy Xchanging

The Independent - Investment Column

Buy Intertek
Buy Hornby
Avoid Rentokil Initial


Magazine and newspaper share tips