IDPickering

Ian Pickering

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IDPickering posted to the BP plc board. 18:20

Questor share tip

Is now the time to buy BP's 6pc dividend income?

The FTSE 100 oil giant's settlement related to the Gulf of Mexico disaster removes a major cloud over the investment case, says Questor


The BP settlement for claims related
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Mon Jun 29

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IDPickering posted to the HSBC Holdings plc board. 20:11

Ist Quarter Sterling Rate

6.3709p [5.8768p, +8.4%]

Paid Jul. 8.

http://www.investegate.co.uk/hsbc-holdings-plc--hsba-/rns/sc......

Sun Jun 28

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IDPickering replied to the Royal Dutch Shell plc board. 15:58

Re: 2015 dividend

I believe I personally have a good chance of compensation.

These are quite popular nowadays;

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 15:53

Re: Dividend Share Tips

Could do with a more precise reference within the page!

Sorry the link wasn't adequate guys.

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 09:11

Dividend Share Tips

This is from thisismoney, and is an interesting watch. 12 minutes in, dividends are discussed specifically;

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/money/index.html

Enjoy.

Wed Jun 24

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 04:58

Re: New purchase or Top-up

kempiejon,

If you had to set a max holding number where do you think you'd set it?

As I said, each to their own. In answer to your question though, before my forced sell last year, I had got to 32 shares myself. Even then I [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:18

Re: New purchase or Top-up

I have a 39 share HYP

With respect, only a top-up surely? Each to their own but IMHO, I think that's to many.

Sun Jun 21

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IDPickering posted to the BT Group plc board. 11:33

Questor share tip: BT holds a winning hand

The telecoms giant is storming ahead in mobile and has secured lucrative Premier League rights.

The UK telecommunications market is increasingly resembling a high stakes poker game and BTs [LON:BT] winning hand is coming under fire.
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IDPickering posted to the Value Shares board. 11:28

Why value investing beats the market

This from The Investment Show, might interest Value Fools;

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/money/index.html

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IDPickering posted to the Marks & Spencer plc board. 11:24

M&S slashes its online sales by £151m

M&S slashes its online sales by £151m: Retailer included £500m of stock that was taken back to stores

Marks & Spencer has reduced its calculation for online sales over the past four years after taking into account [more]

Sat Jun 20

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IDPickering posted to the Pensions - Self-Invested - SIPPs board. 14:45

Pension freedom flaw

750,000 savers lose 9pc in four months

Telegraph freedoms campaign: A problem has emerged about how millions of pensions are invested – all because firms haven’t prepared for sweeping new changes


Three quarters of a million
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Fri Jun 19

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 19:54

Re: GSK v AZN

Which ones Ian?!

Both offer good yields, and I prefer to hedge my bets. Buy both.

Thu Jun 18

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:18

Re: GSK v AZN

I hold both of these, and the numbers speak for themselves for me. The director buys are irrelevant to me.

Sun Jun 14

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 07:17

Re: Buying on Low P/E : Year 1

JC,

I see the earlier post has been removed. I also see I didn't say this wasn't a HYP, which is why it could be seen in that light.

Thanks for clearing that up.

Regards,

Ian.

Sat Jun 13

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 16:27

Re: Week Ahead: Jun 15 - 19 (25/53)

If folks prefer it here, OK by me.

Over there is my choice if you're asking. A valuable reference point I check weekly, so thanks Luni, either way.

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 16:24

Re: Buying on Low P/E : Year 1

Ouch! OK fair play.

Wed Jun 10

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:18

Re: A bit of spice, but is it nice?

He has certainly said on Fool boards on more than one occasion (which may only be two) that a HYP isn't the best way to build a fund

I'm with Chris on this. It beats me why people hang around this board slagging the whole HYP thing [more]

Sun Jun 7

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IDPickering posted to the Sainsbury (J) plc board. 13:25

SBRY's new plan

Sainsbury's plans to tap into surge in popularity for baking registering trademarks for marketing logos using word 'Homemade' and letter 'H'

Retailer is secretly testing website called Homemade By You
Sainsbury's will invite
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Sat Jun 6

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 19:23

Re: Infinis Energy INFI.L

To be honest, I have no knowledge of this company, but either way, that 10% yield is a HUGE red flag to me.

Be careful.

Ian.

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 16:18

Re: A bit of spice, but is it nice?

Always good to see you Stephen.

Don't be a stranger now. ;-)

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