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Market to feel more pressure

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 25 Aug 2015

Overview

Woolworths posts flat profit

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove
Date: 28 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Woolworths (WOW)

Market Index Performance l July 2015

Author: Morningstar
Date: 05 Aug 2015

Oil Search, Amcor lift profits

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove
Date: 25 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Oil Search (OSH)

AMP result impresses, outlook upbeat

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 20 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • AMP Limited (AMP)

Qantas returns $505m to investors

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 20 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Qantas (QAN)

Don't second guess the market

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 18 Aug 2015

Overview

Wesfarmers delivers strong result

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 20 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Wesfarmers (WES)

3 questions hover over China's economy

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 18 Aug 2015

Australia's record of 23 years of continuous economic growth is impressive

Echo beats forecast, AGL in line

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove/Anthony Fensom
Date: 12 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report:

NAB lifts 3Q earnings, Bendigo result in line

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove
Date: 10 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • National Australia Bank (NAB)

Time to be bearish on China?

Author: Andy Rothman
Date: 11 Aug 2015

One of the world's largest hedge funds has turned bearish on China, arguing that the recent stock market correction means "there are now no safe places to invest" in that country

Global equities take a breather

Author: Greg Meier
Date: 10 Aug 2015

Stocks climbed down from last quarter's record-high levels, ending the longest unbroken string of advances in more than 25 years

Cochlear misses mark, Domino's delivers

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove
Date: 11 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Cochlear (COH)

Banks present sobering picture

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 11 Aug 2015

Overview

CBA reports record $9.1bn profit

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove/Anthony Fensom
Date: 12 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)

China goes the long handle on stimulus

Author: Vimal Gor
Date: 14 Aug 2015

China has traditionally responded to economic weakness with interest-rate cuts, reserve requirement ratio (RRR) cuts or announcements of stimulus

Will gold regain its lustre?

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 28 Jul 2015

Overview

Could Australia slide into a Greece-like scenario?

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 27 Jul 2015

Herbert Stein (1916 to 1999) was a US economist who was influential in his time

China ride bumpy but set to reward long-term investors

Author: Arian Neiron
Date: 28 Jul 2015

If nothing else, the unpredictability of mainland China's A-shares market over the past few weeks has been attention-grabbing

6 lessons from a true investor

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 17 Jul 2015

A true investor should aim to generate a satisfactory return on capital over time while minimising the risk of capital loss, according to Magellan Financial Group (MFG) chief investment officer Hamish Douglass

Seeking high-quality stocks in rollercoaster markets

Author: Garry Laurence
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

Did investors get it wrong with China?

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 16 Jul 2015

Last week, the AMP Capital China Growth Fund (AGF) was hit by a plunging Chinese stock market

Staring into an abyss

Author: Scott Minerd
Date: 13 Jul 2015

With a resounding "no" vote on the Greek referendum to accept the terms of Europe's proposed "bailout," market pundits are out in force talking about the coming turmoil

2 quality stocks in a weak market

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 09 Jul 2015

The article, Greek crisis presents buying opportunity , explained how a big market event such as that currently playing out in Europe often provides an opportunity for investors to buy stocks at a discount

China's stock bubble bursts

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 10 Jul 2015

China's stock-market bubble has popped, with the Shanghai bourse's 30 per cent fall since its peak on 12 June wiping out more than US$3.5 trillion in equity values

Keep eye on key support levels

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 13 Jul 2015

Overview

Investing on borrowed time

Author: Matthew Booker
Date: 15 Jul 2015

The old saying to "sell in May and go away" certainly rang true this year, with the Small Ordinaries Index giving up nearly all of its calendar year gains in the month of June

10 ways to avoid hasty market decisions

Author: Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Date: 14 Jul 2015

1) Volatility is a normal part of long-term investing From time to time, there will inevitably be volatility in stock markets as investors react to changes in economic, political and corporate environments

Headwinds for retailers may blow hard

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 31 Jul 2015

Australian retailers could be set to face tough times ahead, with headwinds assaulting them on several fronts

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