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Articles from: Human emotion and the markets - Lesley Beath to Interest rates no cause for bond alarm - Rachael Micallef

Human emotion and the markets - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 14 Jun 2016

With the rise of self-managed super funds in recent times, more and more individuals are taking control of their retirement funds

Human emotion and the markets - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 28 Dec 2016

With the rise of self-managed super funds in recent times, more and more individuals are taking control of their retirement funds

Hyperion wins Morningstar Australian Fund Manager of the Year Award - Morningstar

Author: Morningstar
Date: 07 Mar 2016

In announcing the winners of the Australian Morningstar Awards 2016, Morningstar Australasia director of manager research ratings, Tom Whitelaw, said Hyperion "deserved applause for its unwavering commitment to thorough bottom-up research and commitment to maintaining its disciplined investment style through the trials and tribulations of the investment cycle"

IAG profit dips, hit by bond market - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 22 Feb 2017

Insurance profit fell 6.4 per cent to $571 million, down from $610 million a year earlier

IAG's cash profit falls 12.2pc, announces $300m buyback - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 19 Aug 2016

Insurance Australia Group (ASX: IAG) on Friday announced a 12.2 per cent fall in fiscal 2016 cash profit before one-off items to $987 million, ahead of consensus but in line with Morningstar's forecast

Identifying golden stock picks - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 04 Sep 2015

The recent sell-off in share prices highlights an important point for investors -- prices can vary widely and it's all part of the ride, and the opportunity to buy at lower prices shouldn't be ignored by investors who are keen to build their portfolios

Identifying the right trustee structure - Kathy Evans

Author: Kathy Evans
Date: 27 Oct 2015

When setting up a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF), members/trustees have the choice of having their fund set up with a corporate trustee or utilising an individual trustee structure

Iluka shares fall after $20.9m net loss - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 25 Aug 2016

Shares of Iluka Resources (ASX: ILU) were nearly 7 per cent lower at midday on Thursday, after the mineral sands miner reported a net loss of $20.9 million for the half year to 30 June 2016

Imperfectly perfect - Matthew Booker

Author: Matthew Booker
Date: 01 Dec 2015

In the movie The Last Samurai , Katsumoto sought the perfect cherry blossom

Implications under the new ATO penalties - Aaron Dunn

Author: Aaron Dunn
Date: 21 Mar 2014

He will be speaking at the Morningstar SMSF Trustee Strategy Day in April

Improving outlook for transitioning economy - Randal Jenneke

Author: Randal Jenneke
Date: 20 Jan 2016

While many people view the Australian economy as being dominated by resources and commodity prices, in reality, this is not actually the case

In Australia, play the hand you are dealt - Robert Mead

Author: Robert Mead
Date: 24 May 2016

As interest rates continue to fall in Australia, investors may want to take their cue from the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA)

Income from prisons and pipelines - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 06 Nov 2013

Income-hungry investors can benefit from funds that invest in a range of infrastructure assets, ranging from toll roads and prisons to gas pipelines

Income Portfolio ends on a high - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 22 Jan 2014

Subscribers who followed Morningstar's model Income Portfolio would have outperformed the market in 2013

Increasingly addled - Bill Gross

Author: Bill Gross
Date: 12 Feb 2016

Long ago and far away in the adolescent cauldron known as Los Altos High School, I attended a senior US history class with a man-child named Delos Roman

Index investing triumphs over active managers - Arian Neiron

Author: Arian Neiron
Date: 07 Nov 2016

Most Australian active funds were outperformed by their respective benchmark over one, three and five-year periods, according to the latest S&P Dow Jones SPIVA Australia Scorecard

India and Brazil: On the ground - Alex Duffy

Author: Alex Duffy
Date: 17 Oct 2016

"Sell in May and go away, don't come back till Saint Leger Day" is an oft repeated old stock market adage

India transformed - Diana Crawford

Author: Diana Crawford
Date: 17 Jun 2015

Dramatic changes have been happening in India since the election of Narendra Modi as Prime Minister last year, says David Kunselman, senior portfolio manager at the Canadian-based firm Excel Investment Counsel Inc

India, China hold pockets of investment opportunity - Romina Graiver

Author: Romina Graiver
Date: 22 Sep 2016

The gap between emerging market economies and those of developed markets are narrowing, creating considerable opportunities for investors, according to Romina Graiver, product specialist, global and emerging markets equities, William Blair

India: A standout market - Simon Dorricott

Author: Simon Dorricott
Date: 19 Nov 2015

Asia ex-Japan investors have had a difficult time for the bulk of this year, with returns lagging world markets

Individual stocks appear robust - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 14 Oct 2013

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

Industrials versus resources - Regina Meani

Author: Regina Meani
Date: 29 Jul 2013

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

Industry body rubbishes claims more SMSF regulation needed - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 27 Jun 2016

The article, published in The Sydney Morning Herald print and online editions, highlighted particular concerns around SMSF trustees with balances of less than $200,000

Inflationary sea change - Simon Stevenson

Author: Simon Stevenson
Date: 20 Apr 2017

The last year has seen a major sea change in views around the outlook for inflation

Information overload - Simon Doyle

Author: Simon Doyle
Date: 22 Mar 2017

While I'm a bit "old school" (I still tuck my shirts in), I do have Facebook and Instagram accounts and recently started a Twitter account--not to tweet myself--but given others do, I want to know what the fuss is about

Infrastructure should be own asset class - Owen Holdaway

Author: Owen Holdaway
Date: 23 May 2013

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) has called for infrastructure to be thought of as an asset class in its own right

Inghams still not a goer - Peter Warnes

Author: Peter Warnes
Date: 04 Nov 2016

Is TPG Capital a charity? The Inghams IPO has been repriced at $3.15--a 12 per cent discount to the bottom of the original indicative price range and a meaningful 24 per cent from the $4.14 top

Insights from a top-performing LIC - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 15 May 2015

The Australian Foundation Investment Company (AFI) has served investors well for the best part of a century -- a trend that Morningstar senior fund research analyst Mark Laidlaw is confident will continue

Interest rates have turned negative - Michael Collins

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 06 May 2015

This is a financial news article to be used for non-commercial purposes and is not intended to provide financial advice of any kind

Interest rates no cause for bond alarm - Rachael Micallef

Author: Rachael Micallef
Date: 17 May 2013

The possibility of normalising interest rates should not ring alarm bells for bond investors, according to Tyndall Asset Management

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