Investing in Solar Power [FEATURED]

Many environmentally aware investors in Australia are looking for ASX listed companies that are involved in renewable power. While there are relatively few such companies at present, there are so...

Bank's Net Interest Margins Squeezed

With NAB releasing its financial report for the December quarter, it is a good time to talk about some of the challenges facing banks at the moment. NAB reported stable earnings relative to the ...

Another High P/E Stock Falls, Aconex

I have posted a few blogs in recent times related to the risk associated with profit downgrades for high P/E companies. For a general discussion of this effect read an earlier blog post here. Yes...

Cutting the cheese with Bega

Bega Cheese (BGA) last week announced a $460m deal to buy the iconic Australian brand, Vegemite, together with some other brands such as ZoOSh salad dressing from Mondelez International. While t...

Foxtel IPO and Telstra

Foxtel was formed in 1995 as a joint venture between News Corp (NWS) and Telstra (TLS). Last year, rumours swirled saying that Foxtel would pursue an IPO but in the end, nothing eventuated. With...

[WEBINAR RECORDING] A deep dive into the ASX Momentum Strategy

**You can find our introductory only, $99 offer below**During this webinar replay, Oliver Gordon, will take a deep dive into our local momentum strategy.You will discover how to apply a momentum st...

TPG Expands into Singapore

TPG Telecom’s (TPM) share price plunged in late September last year as the result of an earnings downgrade by peer company Vocus (VOC). The logic was that if VOC was having problems that would ...

The Rise and Fall of Bellamy's Australia

Bellamy’s Australia (BAL) was mentioned in a post on this blog late last year that took a look at the risks of investing in high P/E stocks like BAL. Things have not improved for BAL since th...

A look back at the IPOs of 2016

Now that 2016 is over we can take a look back at the success (or otherwise) of some of the big Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) of 2016. IPO is the market terminology for the process of taking a ...

Gold Price Crunch

It’s been an extremely volatile year for investors in gold miners, mostly because of volatility in the gold price. Gold began the year not far from multi-year lows at just below US$1,100 per o...