Last trade of the week – another income play

It’s been a quiet week of trading in the Amateur Investor camp as various work commitments have got in the way of building my fortune.

Just the one trade today, and regular readers won’t be surprised to hear it was a purchase for income…

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Shares magazine, an espresso and the FTSE100 on the rise

Thursday is Shares magazine day. So I’m going to settle down in my favourite armchair with my copy and an espresso.

But before I do, I’m pleased to see some blue on my portfolio screen this morning. The Dow fell sharply again last night and I thought that the FTSE100 may open below 5000. But it’s currently up 1.7% at 5091. But if the last week is anything to go by, this could easily be wiped out… Continue reading “Shares magazine, an espresso and the FTSE100 on the rise”