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The FTSE 100 has many income opportunities, but which dividend stocks are the best to buy in 2022? Zaven Boyrazian explores his top picks. The post 9% dividend yields! 2 FTSE 100 stocks to buy in 2022 appeared first on The Motley Fool UK.
As UK annual inflation hits a three-decade high, our writer shares two passive income ideas he think might help him stay on top of it. The post 2 passive income ideas I think can help me beat inflation appeared first on The Motley Fool UK.
Google has changed its white noise, users have complained – and it has left children unable to sleep and adults confused. The Google Assistant inside products like its small Home speakers offers a range of different ambient sounds, aimed at relaxing, sleeping or other users. One of those is white noise, which users can ask to play if they want help with concentrating or drifting off.
Households are suffering their third real pay squeeze in a decade after inflation outstripped slowing wage growth in November, piling pressure on ministers and rate-setters to ease the cost of living crisis.
The lithium-borates project near Loznica in the western Jadar valley is slated to position the Anglo-Australian miner as Europe's largest lithium supplier for at least next 15 years amid a boom in electric vehicle sales. The mine has faced opposition from environmental activists and local communities over concerns of environmental damage, forcing the local municipality last year to scrap a plan to allocate land for the facility. The Balkan nation will decide whether Rio can proceed with developing the mine after a general election in April, its prime minister told Reuters earlier this month.
Our writer is applying the investing wisdom of Warren Buffett to his own portfolio. Here are five lessons he hopes will help him in 2022 -- and beyond. The post How I’m following Warren Buffett in 2022 appeared first on The Motley Fool UK.
Trading update from pub chain shows like-for-like sales to mid-January down 15.6% on previous year
A new scheme that allows Brits to request cashback in shops without making a purchase is not enough to prevent a 'cash crisis', according to Which?
BERLIN (Reuters) -Germany's new Finance Minister Christian Lindner has called on fellow cabinet members to counter-finance any higher spending with budget cuts elsewhere in their departments, two people familiar with the government's 2022 draft budget said on Tuesday. The guidelines mark a shift in Berlin's fiscal policy after two years of record net new borrowing and unprecedented state spending to cushion the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on citizens and companies in Europe's largest economy. Lindner is party leader of the fiscally cautious Free Democrats (FDP), the smallest junior partner in Social Democrat Chancellor Olaf Scholz's three-party ruling coalition that also includes the environmentalist, pro-spending Greens.
Aldi has narrowly pipped rival Lidl to be named cheapest supermarket of the year by Which?
The average saver will lose nearly £400 this year as interest rates offered by banks failed to keep pace with rampant inflation.
House builder Crest Nicholson has set aside £28.8 million to cover the potential cost of fire safety work on its past developments. The company disclosed the provisions in its final results, published today. Provision costs rose from just £600,000 a year earlier and take the total set aside by the company to cover work on “combustible materials” to £42.6 million.
The Rolls-Royce (LON: RR) share price looks steady so far in 2022. But will we finally see a return to full strength this year? The post Will the Rolls-Royce share price skyrocket in 2022? appeared first on The Motley Fool UK.
The housebuilder posted pre-tax profits of £86.9 million for the year to October 31, 2021, against losses of £13.5 million the previous year.
Vaughan Gething announced the opening of the application process for the Economic Resilience Fund.
(Reuters) -European shares closed at a one-week low on Tuesday, with tech stocks losing the most as a rise in short-term U.S. Treasury yields reflected increased expectations for an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve as soon as March. Tech stocks declined 2.2%, the most among their peers, as they resumed a losing spree that began at the start of the year. Two-year Treasury yields , which track short-term rate expectations in the United States, crossed 1% for the first time since February 2020.
ASML forecast sales growth of 20% in 2022 despite a fire this month at its Berlin plant as the supplier to chipmakers on Wednesday reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit. Europe's largest technology company by market capitalisation said that the Jan. 3 fire had damaged part of one building and caused smoke damage at a second. ASML Chief Executive Peter Wennink said "the expected impact of the fire in part of a building at our Berlin site is included" in the 2022 growth forecast.
Sales have been soaring at supercar makers including Aston Martin. Our writer considers whether he ought to buy Aston Martin shares for his portfolio. The post As supercar sales boom, should I buy Aston Martin shares? appeared first on The Motley Fool UK.
Burberry’s shares have managed a gain of just 1% over the last year, as compared to a hike of almost 13% for the wider FTSE100.
(Reuters) -London's FTSE 100 slipped on Wednesday as a rise in consumer prices to 30-year highs further fuelled bets of interest rate hikes, although strong profit forecasts from luxury brand Burberry and education group Pearson helped limit the losses. British consumer price inflation rose more than expected to 5.4% in December, official data showed, adding pressure on the Bank of England (BoE) to raise interest rates again next month. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index fell 0.1%, mirroring cautious moves in global markets as rising U.S. Treasury yields kept high-growth stocks under pressure.