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Date: 12 Jan 2017
The transaction reinforces the attractive fundamentals of the animal healthcare industry in developed markets, and bodes well for the integrated pet-care business model of Greencross (ASX: GXL)
Date: 17 Feb 2017
However, the Adelaide-based company sees better times ahead, helped by rising oil prices, with analysts seeing the result as in line with expectations
Date: 27 Feb 2017
Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) for the property developer grew across all three business segments in the first half of fiscal 2017, up 25 per cent for the group to $639.6 million from $512 million a year earlier
Date: 27 Sep 2016
Despite support for a belated backflip, more government tinkering with superannuation has left advisers, funds and self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees struggling to keep pace
Date: 03 May 2013
Westpac Group (WBC) on Friday announced a 10 per cent year-on-year rise in cash earnings to $3.53 billion for the six months to 31 March 2013.
Date: 24 May 2016
In the current low-inflation, low-interest-rate environment, investors have to assess all their options, CommSec chief economist Craig James says in a recent note
Date: 01 Aug 2016
What might investors expect? Firstly, a look at what Treasurer Scott Morrison proposed in his pre-election budget:
Date: 19 Jul 2016
Normality is certainly a concept we, and others, have been wrestling with
Date: 30 Aug 2016
Australia's largest private hospital operator Ramsay Health Care (ASX: RHC) on Tuesday reported core net profit after tax (NPAT) of $481.4 million for fiscal 2016, up 17 per cent from $412.1 million in fiscal 2015
Date: 19 Sep 2016
A step-family is "a couple family containing one or more children, at least one of whom is the step-child of one of the partners in the couple, and none of whom is the natural or adopted child of both members of the couple," according to The Australian Institute of Family Studies
Date: 29 Jun 2016
But property and cash deposit exposures grew, reflecting a flight to the perceived safety of these asset classes
Date: 14 Feb 2017
Including a profit from the sale of Kapstream Capital in the prior corresponding period, statutory net profit was down about 14 per cent to $202 million
Date: 24 Feb 2017
This week's results from Brambles (ASX: BXB) were telegraphed to the market on 23 January via a trading update, which indicated problems had arisen in the December quarter
Date: 02 Feb 2017
A detailed statistical analysis of more than 20,000 SMSFs between 2008 and 2015 showed clear correlations between fund balances, asset diversification, cost-effectiveness, and performance
Date: 12 Jan 2016
Oscar Wilde is quoted to have said: "With age comes wisdom, but sometimes age comes alone." When it comes to investing, the needs of investors have traditionally been determined according to their age, with generations typically grouped as Baby Boomers, Generation X and Generation Y
Date: 21 Jan 2016
In hindsight it has been nirvana for the unsophisticated investor
Date: 09 Dec 2016
The combination of Australia's ageing demographics, supportive government policies, and ever-increasing healthcare costs mean Medibank Private (ASX: MPL) and NIB (ASX: NHF) remain attractive value stocks
Date: 13 Oct 2014
Self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) trustees should be cautious about investing in residential property in the current market, particularly those in pension mode or where the members are likely to be drawing a pension from their fund within the next few years
Date: 08 Sep 2016
Wilson believes domestic stocks are often taken for granted because Australian companies "are liquid and they are well governed"
Date: 10 Jan 2017
"I've never heard of a fund manager not wanting to generate an absolute return--you don't hear of a negative return fund
Date: 12 Jan 2017
"If I sang a song about Africa/Of the spotted giraffe, the hyena's laugh/Of the fiery sun rising to meet the day/With a stillness belying the lion's evening meal/Would Africa sing a song about me?" "If I remembered a time once in Africa/Bride at my shoulder, chasing a leopard's shadow/With human eyes and Nikon shutters wide apart/Invading the solitude of blackened ancestors/Would Africa remember a time once with me?
Date: 27 Oct 2016
Equities rising, gold soaring, bond yields plunging--asset class reaction to the Brexit vote has left many investors and market commentators scratching their heads
Date: 02 Feb 2016
There is a growing body of literature on safe withdrawal rates for retirees
Date: 29 Jul 2015
Happy new financial year! For those of you who have been enjoying the northern hemisphere summer and have not been watching the markets, you might be thinking that not much has changed over the past few weeks! In reality, global stock markets have gone on a rollercoaster and have ended up back at June highs
Date: 15 Jun 2016
Following Sir John's logic, emerging market equities appear to be a classic contrarian opportunity
Date: 03 Nov 2016
Australian and New Zealand Banking Group (ASX: ANZ) on Thursday announced an 18 per cent fall in fiscal 2016 cash profit--a preferred measure of underlying performance among the big Australian banks--to $5.9 billion, following a "reshaping" of the business
Date: 13 Sep 2016
When it comes to retirement planning, "hope for the best, plan for the worst" is a reasonable motto
Date: 03 Jun 2014
In a recent presentation, Sydney-based Alphinity Investment Management said investors can expect activity in housing markets to continue to strengthen for the remainder of 2014 and beyond
Date: 17 Aug 2016
Property conglomerate Stockland Group (ASX: SGP) on Wednesday reported underlying earnings of $660 million for fiscal 2016, up 8.5 per cent on fiscal 2015
Date: 20 Jun 2013
International equities were up more than 8 per cent last month, while Australian equities were down 4 per cent, according to the latest report from Morningstar
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