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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 4 hours ago

Re: Glaxo Novartis Deal

Whilst I generally applaud your "policing" of the board regarding the HYP principles it does sometimes become a bit tedious, especially when you are not exactly practising LTBH with your own portfolio, reference your recent selling of [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:42

Re: My Apr HYP(ISA) Top Up

Quite timely this item;

What Dividend Hunters Need To Know About Wm. Morrison Supermarkets plc

Until Morrisons shows signs of getting to grips with its nosediving popularity with British shoppers, I believe that the [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 09:30

Re: Reed Elsevier IMS

I think you may find the REL horse has bolted

Hi Arb,

Yep, I hadn't looked further than my off-hand comment currently. :-)

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 09:26

Re: HYP help required, please!

Hello warren12,

BAE Systems (BA.) might be one for you to consider as an addition?

I hold,

Ian.

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 09:17

Re: Glaxo Novartis Deal

Luck of the draw I suppose, I could have swapped out of Astra with the news over the weekend but to be hit with the double whammy of the GSK good news this morning was hard to take.

I'm sorry, but whatever happened to Long term buy [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 08:59

Re: sell a lousy yielder?

Arb,

My own tactics regarding this, are to continue to hold those paying the lower yielding shares, such as Diageo, as I do in my HYP(SIPP), but not buy them at their current yield. Unliver I hold in both of my HYPs, and I've no intention of [more]

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:12

AMEC plc Interim Management Statement

Year to date trading has been in line with expectations.

Order intake remains good and provides visibility for the remainder of 2014 and beyond. The order book was £4.2 billion at 31 March (December 2013: £4.1 billion; March
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IDPickering posted to the Reed Elsevier plc board. 07:09

IMS

• First quarter underlying revenue growth rates across Reed Elsevier, excluding biennial exhibition cycling, remained broadly consistent with full year 2013, with some small variations by market and geography.
• We continued the
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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:06

Reed Elsevier IMS

Some here hold these, so may be of interest;

First quarter underlying revenue growth rates across Reed Elsevier, excluding biennial exhibition cycling, remained broadly consistent with full year 2013, with some small variations by market [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:06

Re: Supermarket top ups

Hello Arb,

Bit late coming back to you on this, but can I say a BIG thank you for your kind words.

I put great weight on your thoughtful and knowledgable guidance, amongst others hereabouts

Thanks,

Ian

Sun Apr 20

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 03:50

Re: Supermarket top ups

so internally difficult to actually implement

I'm human, but like the input of other Fools to confirm my feelings.

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 17:13

Re: My Apr HYP(ISA) Top Up

Hello Kempiejon,

Cheers for your offering.

I see you have both in your HYP are they evenly weighted or will the addition to Tesco help with balance?

As of now, they're evenly balanced. In time Sainsbury will receive [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 16:36

Re: My Apr HYP(ISA) Top Up

Hi Arb,

Thanks for your input. 215p I've no idea about, and I'm not sure the wise (small w) have either to be honest. My Wife said to me this morning, "Sainsbury would be a better bet, as Tesco are in the duldrums at the moment". [more]

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 16:14

MIDAS SHARE TIPS

Join the pack ... How our 'Dogs' portfolio is running ahead of the Footsie 100

The Midas Dogs of the Footsie portfolio is gathering pace, beating the FTSE 100 index and delivering generous dividends too. We last reviewed the portfolio in [more]

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IDPickering replied to the AstraZeneca plc board. 16:09

Re: Pfizer to bid for AZ for £60Bn?

Here's The Mail's take on it;

Viagra drug firm Pfizer made a tentative bid approach for UK rival AstraZeneca, says press report

Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca could be valued at more than £60billion after a [more]

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IDPickering posted to the Vodafone Group plc board. 15:58

Vodafone sued for £1.1bn by former Greek partner

A Greek businessman who lost a fortune during the country’s economic collapse is claiming £1.1bn in damages from Vodafone, after the telecoms giant pulled out of a retail franchise deal with him.


Athanasios Papistas, whose
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IDPickering posted to the United Utilities plc board. 15:55

How UU fuels cars off fat of the land

Fat and grease poured down drains is being sucked out of sewers in north-west England and used to fuel cars

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:49

My Apr HYP(ISA) Top Up

As mentioned in a prevoius thread, I have decided to top up my Tesco holdings this month. This will happen on 24th April in my ISA held with Haliax.

My HYP(ISA) will then look like this;

AstraZeneca
BAE Systems
BHP [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:04

Re: Supermarket top ups

Miner1000,

Any chance of a fourth thought......... a repurchase of Morrisons?? :)

And your previous;

Pickering-fencing "the selling of a partial sector holding to reduce anxiety brought on by a strong urge [more]

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