Monday, 28 April 2014
Forecasts for the dollar are mixed, but we expect it to fall and think it would be wise to get in and buy companies that could benefit – like CSL, Flight Centre and Seek – early.
Saturday, 26 April 2014
As the hardly merry month of May looms, recall that stocks have dipped five years in a row around this so-called merry month! In the US, there is a general belief that the first few months are great for stocks,..
Thursday, 24 April 2014
As merger and acquisition activity heats up, in Part 1 of an SSR investigation, we run the ruler over six potential companies that could be up for sale, at the right price.
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
Pensioners should not be worried about becoming a casualty after Budget changes are announced on May 13, according to the Switzer Super Report’s Peter Switzer and Paul Rickard. While any change is set to plum..
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
Don’t stress too much about the mini tech-wreck, there is still plenty of potential for shares to rise further in 2014.
Saturday, 19 April 2014
What did I say? Last Saturday, with momentum stocks such as Twitter and Netflix being given a right bollocking in the US, this is what I said: “I’m not panicking. I’m waiting for some lower lows next week..
Thursday, 17 April 2014
The market is moving from growth at any price, to growth at the right price, which means you need to reconsider your equity strategy and start rotating into safer stocks.
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
The SMSF Professionals’ Association of Australia (SPAA) has given the green light for the ATO to continue to regulate the SMSF sector, in their submission to the Financial System Inquiry (FSI). Jordan George,..
Monday, 14 April 2014
It’s been a tough week, but it’s not time to panic just yet. The main cause of the sell-off has been the high-tech stocks, after having their Icarus moment.
Saturday, 12 April 2014
The big question on Friday was undoubtedly: “How worried should I be about this Wall Street sell off?” In reality, we should be more concerned about what Broadway did, as the Nasdaq exchange is not in Wall ..
Thursday, 10 April 2014
With the market darlings falling out of favour in the US, it might be time to take profits and move into the safe blue-chip large caps at home.
Tuesday, 08 April 2014
Mainstream super funds are concerned by the increase in SMSFs and the regulator promises to take growth seriously, with its taskforce.
Monday, 07 April 2014
Our high-income portfolio has delivered in the first three months of this year, outperforming the index by 1.3%.
Saturday, 05 April 2014
I’ve been saying we needed something too good or too scary to move the stock market with more momentum. Well, it looks like we have something - it's just no one can work out what it is!
Thursday, 03 April 2014
Mobile data addiction, and the high smartphone penetration it translates into, means that Telstra will continue to grow. Charlie explains why he prefers the tracks to the train.