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Press tips & headlines: Halfords, Sports Direct, FirstGroup

Buy shares of Halfords (HFD) to capitalise on the UK’s retail recovery and the growing craze for cycling, Questor advised in the Sunday Telegraph. The shares have risen about 60 per cent since Questor recommended them in early October 2013 but have gone sideways in the past month. The Tour de France has boosted cycle sales and the company has consolidated its position in the bike market by buying out the successful Boardman cycle brand last month. Its car maintenance business is also improving.

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