Is there another profit downgrade in Coca Cola Amatil's future? [FEATURED]

A blog post last year regarding Coca-Cola discussed the implications of a change in the pricing model that determines how much CCL must pay the parent company (Coca Cola) to purchase the cola con...

A slow year for IPOs

Initial public offering’s or IPO’s are the mechanism by which companies become public. In other words, they list their shares on the ASX which can then be freely traded by investors. The subject ...

Will this year's budget prove to be a lifeline for TEN?

The proliferation of online streaming services is placing significant strain on the business model of the traditional broadcast TV networks and TEN’s recent half year results reflect this. Althou...

TPG to Build Mobile Network

Although TPG Telecom (TPM) has been the topic of several past blogs, further developments have occurred that are worth writing about. TPM is currently primarily an internet service provider, howe...

The Reject Shop takes a big hit

One of the biggest movers on the ASX today, The Reject Shop (TRS), with an over 30% decline, was obviously not good news for shareholders. The company issued a trading update today that flagged w...

[VIDEO ANALYSIS] Are the recently released Suncorp Capital Notes worth a look?

Scott Schuberg: All right. Ian from Queensland has two questions. Firstly, what are your thoughts on the recently announced SunCorp...

[VIDEO ANALYSIS] How much power do financiers have over companies?

Scott Schuberg: All right, Dennis from Victoria, in practical terms, what power or influence do financiers have over the board of a company? Slater and Gordon, which is...

[VIDEO ANALYSIS] Is Global Masters Fund (GFL) worth investing in?

Scott Schuberg: Second question, Ashfaque from Queensland. Thank you for answering all our questions. It's our pleasure. What is your opinion on the Global Masters ...

Just released: April Blue Chips

The Rivkin Local Model portfolio recently rebalanced its April series of Blue Chip portfolios. This strategy involves buying some of the largest, highest dividend paying stocks on the ASX. Exten...

Risk-on, Risk-off

In the last several years, markets have exhibited certain correlations that broadly conform to two different investor mindsets. The first of these two mindsets is that of confidence and a willing...