Effects of Rising Bond Yields

Low growth, low risk ‘yield’ stocks (like Telstra [TLS]) have copped a beating in the last couple of weeks. To highlight the point, Telstra’s share price has declined from around $5.80 in late...

OFX Group Hit by Brexit

Despite a widespread sell-off at the time, the vast majority of ASX listed stocks were so far unaffected by the UK vote to leave the EU (Brexit). One exception to this is the foreign exchange com...

Is Blackmores Share Price Rout Over?

In late August, I wrote a blog about Blackmores (BKL) in regard to its full year results for the year ended 30 June 2016 (You can find that piece here). Although the results for that year were ...

Second Time Lucky for Charter Hall REIT float

After one failed attempt, the Charter Hall long WALE REIT (CLW) listed on the ASX yesterday and had a fairly uneventful day of trading. The IPO was priced at $4 and finished trading yesterday at ...

Regulatory burdens stifle the big four banks

Investors following the results of the major Australian banks will have noticed that all of them cite an increased regulatory burden as one of the reasons for their lacklustre results at the mome...

NVIDIA performing just as well as its computer chips

The Central Processing Unit (CPU) of a computer is essentially the brain of the computer and is an area where companies like Intel specialise. NVIDIA (NVDA), on the other hand, focusses on anothe...

Can Woodside Petroleum be lifted by natural gas?

As the ASX’s biggest petroleum producer WPL’s profits are obviously highly dependent on the oil price. A supply glut that has persisted over the last couple of years has led to a crash in prices....

Is Qantas P/E now attractive?

Two months ago, I wrote about Qantas (QAN) with respect to the difficult time it has had over the past few years. At the end of the article, however, I noted that things had turned around for the...

Sky-high outlook for JB Hi-Fi?

JB Hi-Fi is a stock we write about fairly regularly for our members as it is a company we rate as one of the best retailers in Australia. At the moment it is part of our Momentum portfolio based ...

Is Coca-Cola Amatil getting too diluted?

One of the most well-known and successful companies in the world is feeling the strain of the general societal push towards lower sugar, healthier lifestyles. Coca-Cola Amatil (CCL) is an ASX li...

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