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Mining services set for takeover bonanza - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 09 Nov 2015

According to Morningstar head of equities research Peter Warnes, the beleaguered resources sector is likely to see more takeover activity ahead, with foreign predators taking advantage of a lower Australian dollar and eyeing assets in that space, with other possible targets including infrastructure companies

Mirvac's earnings, distributions hit top end of guidance - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 16 Aug 2016

Mirvac Group (ASX: MGR) on Tuesday announced an operating profit after tax of $482 million for fiscal 2016, up 6 per cent on the prior year and slightly above Morningstar's forecast for a profit of $478.3 million

Misjudging Germany's might - Satyajit Das

Author: Satyajit Das
Date: 20 Jan 2014

Following the grand coalition with the Social Democrat Party, Chancellor Angela Merkel will once more preside over Germany in a "grand coalition"

Moat-ivated investing - Arian Neiron

Author: Arian Neiron
Date: 05 Dec 2016

Since the outcome of the US election, equity markets have rebounded surprisingly quickly from an initial fall

Momentum indicators improving - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 03 Aug 2015

Overview

More pain in store - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 28 Jan 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

More quantitative easing if necessary - Scott Thiel

Author: Scott Thiel
Date: 08 Sep 2015

It feels like a long six weeks since the European Central Bank (ECB) governing council's last monetary policy statement

More volatility in the short term - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 25 Nov 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

Morningstar's new income stock pick - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 19 Nov 2014

Despite the September market sell-off that saw Australia's banks and Telstra (TLS) belted by overseas investors, the Morningstar Income Portfolio performed quite nicely

Morningstar's observations of PM's portfolio - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 29 Oct 2015

In 2005, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull made the BRW Rich List with a net worth of $133 million

Most stocks stink - John Rekenthaler

Author: John Rekenthaler
Date: 11 Apr 2017

The reply to the headline's question surely can't be yes, because that would be no story at all; everybody knows that stocks beat Treasuries

Motley lot ignites diversity - Andrew Fleming

Author: Andrew Fleming
Date: 13 Apr 2016

At last, some diversity

Move into riskier assets may be inevitable - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 20 Apr 2016

Australian investors are facing headwinds on many fronts and the need to work for longer combined with volatile markets is putting even more pressure on retirement savings, which could push some investors, including superannuation funds, into riskier assets

Murray inquiry: Don't panic - Peter Warnes

Author: Peter Warnes
Date: 08 Dec 2014

Share prices on the major banks may come under pressure from headlines and probable offshore hedge fund and local short-selling

Myer interim result underwhelms as sales slide continues - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 16 Mar 2017

This comes amid troubled times for the broader Australian retail sector as Myer (ASX: MYR) faces multiple challenges from online and international specialty competitors

Myer records fall in profit, dividend - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 12 Sep 2013

Myer Holdings Limited (MYR) has recorded an 8.7 per cent fall in profit for the fiscal year to 27 July 2013 to $127 million, short of Morningstar's expectations for a profit of $144.8 million

MYOB IPO attracts due to cloud transition - Morningstar analysts

Author: Morningstar analysts
Date: 20 Apr 2015

Daniel Mueller is Morningstar head of Asia-Pacific consumer research

Myth-busting: Stock valuation and earnings growth - Dan Kemp

Author: Dan Kemp
Date: 30 Mar 2017

There is a perpetual debate in financial markets about the relationship between valuations and future earnings growth

NAB delivers $3.3bn profit, flat dividend - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 05 May 2016

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Thursday announced a 6.5 per cent rise in cash profit, a preferred measure of underlying performance among the big four banks, to $3.3 billion for the half year to the end of March 2016

NAB disappoints despite cash profit rise - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 08 May 2014

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Thursday announced an 8.5 per cent year-on-year rise in cash earnings to $3.15 billion for the half year ended 31 March 2014

NAB disappoints with cash profit fall - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 30 Oct 2014

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Thursday announced a 9.8 per cent fall in cash earnings -- a preferred measure of underlying profitability among the big banks -- to $5.18 billion for the financial year to the end of September 2014

NAB lifts 3Q earnings, Bendigo result in line - Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove

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

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

NAB posts $1.7bn 1Q cash profit - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 16 Feb 2016

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Tuesday announced an unaudited cash profit from continuing operations--which excludes the recently demerger and IPO of Clydesdale Group in the UK--of approximately $1.7 billion for the first quarter ended December 2015

NAB posts 3.3pc rise in dividend - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 09 May 2013

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Thursday announced a 3.1 per cent year-on-year rise in cash earnings - a preferred measure of underlying performance used among the big banks - to $2.915 billion for the half year to the end of March 2013

NAB sees solid quarter, Newcrest's profit above forecast - Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 18 Aug 2014

Companies covered in this report: • National Australia Bank

NAB's 1Q cash profit dips 1pc after costs rise - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 06 Feb 2017

National Australia Bank (ASX: NAB) on Monday announced a first-quarter underlying cash profit of $1.6 billion, down 1 per cent on the same quarter in the previous financial year, after an increase in redundancy costs impacted the bottom line

NAB's 1Q profit up 6pc, recovery under way - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 05 Feb 2015

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Thursday announced an unaudited profit for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 of $1.65 billion, up 6 per cent on the same quarter in fiscal 2014

NAB's 3Q cash profit falls as funding costs, bad debts rise - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 15 Aug 2016

National Australia Bank (ASX: NAB) on Monday announced unaudited cash earnings of $1.6 billion for the third quarter to the end of June, down around 3 per cent on both the quarterly average of the March 2016 half-year result and the same quarter in the prior year, as both funding costs and charges for bad debts increased

NAB's cash profit meets forecasts, dividend steady - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 27 Oct 2016

National Australia Bank's (ASX: NAB) fiscal 2016 cash profit--a preferred measure of underlying performance among the big four Australian banks which strips out one-off items--rose 4.2 per cent to $6.48 billion

NAB's profit up after bad debts fall - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 31 Oct 2013

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Thursday announced a 9.3 per cent rise in cash earnings before one-off items for the financial year ended September 2013 to $5.94 billion, as a result of higher earnings from all banking businesses and a fall in bad debts

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