Latest Views & News

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - rate rise next week - the data that will shock you and shock Britain

By Tom Winnifrith | Saturday 28 October 2017


Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.


Next week the Bank of England will increase base rates. Almost certainly by not enough but it is a start and a sign of what is to come. I look at new data out this week which shows just how much of a shock even a rise of 0.5% will be to millions of our fellow citizens and what the ramifications of that will be. I look at share sales at Berkeley Group (BKG), I look at CEO pay at ASOS (ASC) and finally have real doubts about the forthcoming IPO of Footasylum which I'd dodge big time.

You must be a paid subscriber to listen to Bearcast
ShareProphets is reader-supported journalism

Join us for free and gain access to three articles per month

Or become a member starting at £5.99 per month for all articles, the Bearcast, and our seven year archive.


Filed under:



That Was the Week that Was

|