Michael Murray

Michael Murray

Articles by Michael Murray

Tailwinds boosted Ryanair’s results

Tailwinds boosted Ryanair’s results

No airline looks better placed than Ryanair to sustain growth into the future

Michael Murray's top ten tips for finding handsome dividends

Michael Murray's top ten tips for finding handsome dividends

My ten top tips for finding companies that will pay out handsome dividends

Investors in karge plcs can take comfort from the calibre of female directors recruited in recent years

Investors in karge plcs can take comfort from the calibre of female directors recruited in recent years

But the legacy of discrimination takes time to undo

Michael Murray: As AIB returns to the stock market, leadership in technology should not be overlooked by investors

Michael Murray: As AIB returns to the stock market, leadership in technology should not be overlooked by investors

While AIB’s equity raising will not be an IPO, it will be an opportunity for investors to participate in an equity issue in the bank

Farmers from all over the country will flock to the egm of FBD Insurance.

Farmers from all over the country will flock to the egm of FBD Insurance.

The performance of the company and its corporate governance should be at the top of the agenda

Investors who feel unnerved by a perceived culture change at CRH need some reassurance

Investors who feel unnerved by a perceived culture change at CRH need some reassurance

Take a look at the Irish stock market today: there are precious few companies listed on it with a...

Kerry Group’s pathway to success has been challenging and complex

Kerry Group’s pathway to success has been challenging and complex

The best is, almost certainly, yet to come

VW emissions fallout: More may feel the heat

VW emissions fallout: More may feel the heat

There is potential for exposure to numerous class actions - and companies supplying Volkswagen could suffer collateral hits

There are many reasons why one can be misled by directors’ share dealings

There are many reasons why one can be misled by directors’ share dealings

Be they buying or selling, patterns need to be watched closely

Michael Murray: Small company shares outperform large ones on global stock markets over the long term

Michael Murray: Small company shares outperform large ones on global stock markets over the long term

In their research contained in the “Numis Smaller Companies Index – 2015 Annual Review” thr...

Michael Murray: Lessons from a life invested

Michael Murray: Lessons from a life invested

A mix of experiences, patience, commercial common sense, failures and successes can form a solid foundation for investment

Managing your share portfolio in choppy waters

Managing your share portfolio in choppy waters

What should investors do when stock markets are in turmoil?

Finance system forgets mistakes of the past

Finance system forgets mistakes of the past

Learnings that become ingrained are usually best if they are born of hard lessons from past expe...

Thoughts on portfolio management in these choppy markets

Thoughts on portfolio management in these choppy markets

It’s a great feeling when you have a bull market and a bull run – not least if in addition to high single or double digit annual share price appreciation, mid to high single digit dividend growth, there has been a big currency gain on top.

Investing in betting companies is less ethical than in tobacco

Investing in betting companies is less ethical than in tobacco

I’m not blowing smoke when I tell you that investing in tobacco companies is arguably more ethical than a punt on shares in a bookies