Saturday, 28 February 2015
We can't complain when the S&P/ASX 200 index is still up 0.8% for the week, which means since the January 16 low of 5267.4 (when the oil-price-driven slump ended), we're now up 12.5%. With such a solid gain in ..
Thursday, 26 February 2015
A massive leverage to the Chinese outbound tourist market is just one of the factors in the company’s favour.
Monday, 23 February 2015
Interest rates may not be heading as low as some experts thought and that's good news for SMSF trustees looking to park cash at the bank.
Saturday, 21 February 2015
A week of reporting and we put on four lousy points but the fact we didn't lose any might be a noteworthy sign. Let's keep it all in perspective. Since January 16, when we saw the year's low of 5267.40, our mar..
Friday, 20 February 2015
If your self-managed super fund isn’t in ship-shape order, don’t be too surprised if you get a call from the Australian Taxation Office this year. The ATO is taking a new approach to contraventions as part ..
Thursday, 19 February 2015
Interest rates are only going lower, which means anything with a solid yield, and the potential for growth, is only going to go higher.
Monday, 16 February 2015
With the financial sector starting to look a little bit strong it might be time to consider rebalancing your bank stocks – but nothing too drastic.
Saturday, 14 February 2015
Whew! How good was that? The market performance on Friday's 133.9 points surge, taking the S&P/ASX 200 index to 5877.5, was deserving of an Al Pacino-style "Ooah!" It was a contrast to the rest of the week, wit..
Thursday, 12 February 2015
A downgrade in the Aussie dollar rate leads to an upgrade in ASX/S&P 200 forecasts, but the key message is – don’t take profits!