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BBQs and bingo...the summer trading thoughts of Kingfisher and Rank

By Chris Bailey | Thursday 16 August 2018

Disclosure: I own shares in one or more of the stocks mentioned. 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.

So far my second stab - after a successful trade last year - at buying Kingfisher (KGF) stock below three quid a share has not really worked out, despite my hopes of a few months ago regarding better weather playing out. The 'BBQ summer' helped keep B&Q honest and the company's other core business in the UK (Screwfix) has remained a solid performer…

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