P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:37/20   1/8  CEEFAXSTOCK  MARKETPANEL  The Stock Market Panel assembles professional expfrtise in an effort to illustrate the pros and cons of investment in UK stocks and shares. ghile this form of investment can bring rewards, there are risks too. It should only be considered if you are ready to lose the sum invested in its entiretyN Selections made and opinions given are those of the panellists and are not necessarily shared by the BBCN * Investors are recommended always to seek professional adviceN  Unit Trust Panel 207 Feature 202 UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy
P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:32/58   2/8  CEEFAX STOCK  MARKET PANEL  Robin Boyle Dunbar Boyle & Kingsley/London  Overview: The momentum of the strong rally was checked by renewed concerns about the dollar; even so, the FT-SE 100 rose above 3,200.0. Few companies these days seem too big to escapf bid rumours - British Gas is tipped as the next Hanson victim. Cable & Wireless rose following reports of a link-up with AT&TN The bus sector moved ahead after the merger of Badgerline and GRT. Hopes of special dividends lifted water sharesN  07 April UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy
P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:30/30   3/8  CEEFAX STOCK  MARKET PANEL  Robin Boyle Dunbar Boyle & Kingsley/London Fears about a rate hike now looc overdond so builders merchants now offer excellent value, inclqding Gibbs & Dandy which recently reported record profitsN The chairman said he anticipates "a satisfactory result for the current year with further dividend growth". At 70p, on a PE of under 6, yield 5% and 30% discount to NAV this is exactly the sort of share that value investors look for, but where have they gone? Buy.  07 April UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy
P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:36/44   4/8  CEEFAX STOCK  MARKET PANEL  Barry Frieslander Fairmount Group/Bolton  FT-SE (3200.9): There is no doubt that fiscal yfar-end activity has distorted the picture this weekN Notwithstanding that, underlying market sentiment remains bullish. My minimum near-term target of 3256 remains firmly in place with a target of 3640 pencilled in for later in the yearN In the immediate short-term, the FT—SE is becoming overbought. Look for resistance around 3200 followed by a retest of the low 3100 range  07 April UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy
P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:24/04   5/8  CEEFAX STOCK  MARKET PANEL  Barry Frieslander Fairmount Group/Bolton  BASS (5620 : The share has traced j fairly erratic course over the past 5-10 years with vdrtical rises followed by equally sharp fallsN There is no sign that this is about to change The share is now deeply overbought. Profit-taking should be expdcted to sdt in sooner than laterN Buy the share in the low 500p range, but with a stop-loss of 490p, looc—ng for a challenge of the 600p marker in the coming monthsN  07 April UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy
P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:36/13   6/8  CEEFAX STOCK  MARKET PANEL  Barry Frieslander Fairmount Group/Bolton  Unilever (1253p): 'jth the share overbought, now would be a good time to take a profit on bullish positions recommended last summer in the 950-1000p rangeN Look for a pull-back to 1170p-1200p before the share resumes the uptrend. As for the outlook, the share's recent two day close above 1237p completes a bullish chart picture giving a minimum implied upside target of 1520p in due courseN Buy the share into weaknessN  07 April UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy
P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:34/16   7/8  CEEFAX STOCK  MARKET PANEL  Graeme Shelley Adams & Nevile/London  Overview: Wall Street continues to climb, powered by the strong belief that the Fed has successfully engineered a soft landing for the economyN The dollar remains weas but the worst of the currency crisis appears to have passedN Stable German inflation and the recent rate cut there have calmed markets and allayed rate rise fears This has allowed the FTSE to break out of its 2950-3100 trading range. Given its relative value, further rises are possible. 07 April UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy
P206 CEEFAX 206 Sun 9 Apr 02:25/01   8/8  CEEFAX STOCK  MARKET PANEL  Graeme Shelley Adams & Nevile/London  The new PEP year has begun and although it will sde fixed-interest instruments pepable by July, there remain several front-line equities offering attractive and reasonably stable rates of returnN These are: Stock Price Yield British Gas 299p 6 1% HK & Shanghai Bank 730p 4.7% United Biscuits 334p 5 7% Redland 457p 4.9% P&O 580p 6.5% Guardian Royal 194p 5.4% Inchcape 304p 6.2% j BATS 459p 6 1% 07 April UT Panel Moneyfile Annuities Economy