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Odds favour further downside

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 29 Sep 2015


Odds favour bears victory

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 22 Mar 2016


Odds favour a reprieve

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 25 Jan 2016


Odds favour a pause

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 11 Nov 2014


Now the real game begins

Author: Peter Warnes
Date: 27 Jan 2017

Following Donald Trump's inauguration, I believe global financial markets will struggle to find a definitive direction for some months

Not the time to doubt Europe

Author: John Ingram
Date: 01 Sep 2014

Jittery investors could be forgiven for having doubts about European equities in today's markets

Not all stocks under pressure

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 15 Sep 2015


North Korea's threats fail to rattle markets

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 03 May 2017

North Korea has threatened nuclear war against Australia and other US allies, amid a growing geopolitical crisis on the Korean Peninsula

No visibly encouraging signs

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 01 Mar 2016


No time for complacency

Author: Martin Conlon
Date: 28 May 2013

The rush for the exit doors in commodity-exposed stocks intensified during April

No strong US market signals

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 02 Aug 2016

Action in the major US indices was mixed last week

No shortage of knock-out punches for markets in 2017

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 24 Jan 2017

Five key events shaped the global macroeconomic landscape in 2016, with the victory of President-elect Trump and Brexit topping the list

No reason to buy the dip

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 10 Feb 2014

Disclaimer : To the extent that any content in this report constitutes advice, it is general advice that has been prepared by Lesley Beath without taking into account the particular investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs of any individual investors

No place for heroics

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 06 Jun 2016

The Australian market, as measured by the All Ords, has spent the past four weeks in a tight trading range

No backing down on bonds

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 30 Nov 2015

Bond funds have a role to play in any well-diversified portfolio

NIB profit boost driven by lower claims, churn rates

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 20 Feb 2017

NIB Holdings (ASX: NHF) shareholders will receive a fully-franked interim dividend of 8.5 cents a share, up 48 per cent on the first half of fiscal 2017 (1H16)

News Corp's new threat

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 26 Mar 2015

The vast number of channels on pay television provide an endless stream of programming, including reality shows about fabulous nobodies that quickly became "water cooler content" -- think Honey Boo-Boo and Keeping Up with the Kardashians

Newcrest's profit falls on lower gold price

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 14 Feb 2014

Newcrest Mining (NCM) on Friday announced a 36 per cent fall in underlying profit before one-off items to $207 million for the half year ended 31 December 2013, after a rise in gold sales volumes was offset by a 13 per cent fall in the gold price

Newcrest's golden return for shareholders

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 13 Feb 2017

The Melbourne-based company grew revenue by 17 per cent to US$1.8 billion, while statutory profit surged by 131 per cent to US$187 million thanks to higher gold prices, higher production volumes, and lower operating costs and depreciation expenses

Newcrest shows signs of improvement

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 13 Feb 2015

Newcrest Mining (NCM) on Friday announced a 3 per cent fall in underlying profit before one-off items to $200 million for the half year ended 31 December 2014, broadly in line with the corresponding period

Newcrest ditches dividend, JB Hi-Fi rock solid

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 12 Aug 2013

Companies covered in this report: • Newcrest Mining (NCM)

New stage in bull market

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 10 Jun 2014


New one-stop approaches to income and growth

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 26 Mar 2014

The exchange-traded fund (ETF) industry in Australia currently stands at $9.93 billion - up 12 per cent since the last quarter - and Morningstar expects the industry's healthy growth to continue

New legislative changes affecting SMSFs

Author: Melanie Dunn
Date: 09 Jul 2015

New legislation was passed on 19 March 2015 removing the double taxation of after-tax superannuation contributions made in excess of the cap (currently $180,000 a year)

Neither side is winning

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 06 Oct 2015


Negative interest rates have become entrenched

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 17 Mar 2016

Capitalism's essential difference from a planned economy is that it allows the price mechanism, rather than some central authority, to allocate resources

Negative gearing: What's at stake for investors?

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 08 Mar 2016

The Turnbull government may have shelved its planned reforms to negative gearing, but with Labor pushing for changes, the debate is far from finished

Negative gearing in retirement?

Author: Tony Bates
Date: 06 Aug 2013

Debt in retirement is a bad idea

Negative gearing changes could hit shares

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 11 May 2016

The negative gearing debate may have made property investors nervous, but the stock market could also feel the effects of any changes

Near-term upside unlikely

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 17 Nov 2015


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