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MOST READ: Professor Robert Shiller's stock market predictions, Woodford Equity Income underperforms and the merits of peer-to-peer lending

James Gard 2 July, 2018 | 8:54AM

What are investors reading this week? Articles on dividends, gold and oil proved popular, as well as Professor Robert Shiller's warning that high investor confidence often precedes a stock market crash.

Top 20 FTSE 350 Dividend Paying Stocks

UPDATED JANUARY 2018: Dividend payments totalled £94 billion 2017. We reveal the top 20 dividend paying stocks in the FTSE 350

5 Best and Worst Performing Funds of 2018

A Japan-focused fund has been the best performing top rated fund year to date, while a pair of Indian offerings were at the opposite end of the table

Professor Shiller Predicts Stock Market Crash

Professor Robert Shiller gives his views on the probability of a stock market crash within the next few months and one potential black swan on the horizon

Should Income Investors Consider P2P Lending?

Peer-to-peer lending promises enticing rates of income. How do the investment trusts in this space stack up?

Top 20 FTSE 100 Dividend Paying Stocks

THE INCOME INVESTOR: The largest companies in the UK source their revenues internationally, meaning your dividend stream is boosted by global economic growth

Investor Views: “Should I Sell Woodford Equity Income?”

Private investor Laura Fenn is disappointed with the returns on this fund compared to other holdings in her portfolio

Gold Price Expected to Fall

Morningstar equity analyst Kristoffer Inton says the Federal Reserve raising interest rates does not impact the outlook for the precious metal

Oil Prices to Fall Back to $55

The June 22 OPEC meeting did nothing to change analysts' long-term outlook for global oil prices. We still forecast a 2022 crude price of $55 per barrel

Pick the Right Absolute Return Fund for Results

Seven of 49 Targeted Absolute Return funds have lost investors' money over the past five-years

Investing Goals: Japan

WORLD CUP 2018 INVESTMENT SERIES: In the last of our eight-part series, we feature our Group H favourite - Japan

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James Gard  is subeditor for Morningstar.co.uk