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■ It's not often companies can boast an order book that stretches well into the future, will take years to complete and could end up being worth trillions, so we rate this company's shares a buy.
■ Although one corner of the business is doing well, other parts are under severe strain. The fat dividend looks tempting but it was barely covered by earnings last year and could be cut.
■ Helping companies to get things done faster, cheaper, better is a good way to win customers and this resources specialist does exactly that.
■ This specialist company has signed new contracts with promising higher margins. There are risks but it looks poised to grab market share.
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■ Smart investors know the UK is no longer the only place where healthy, reliable and growing dividends are on offer. As with so many other things income is moving east and we've found a well diversified and cost-effective way into this new market.
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■ It's not just ordinary shares that are rising strongly. There's been a big rally in subordinated bank shares - Pibs and the like. We look at one issue from a big mutual.
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