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SMSFs take up bulk of ETF boom - Rachael Micallef

Author: Rachael Micallef
Date: 14 May 2013

Self-managed super funds (SMSFs) are the main investors of exchange-traded funds (ETFS), with the industry forecasted for continued long-term growth

SMSFs' real dilemma with property - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 03 Oct 2013

The debate about self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) and property investment intensified this week

SMSFs' wish list for Santa - Olivia Long

Author: Olivia Long
Date: 16 Dec 2013

I'm no different to most people - once I start to see those Christmas decorations going up I quickly get into the festive mood and my mind starts to think of what I want from Santa

Sober outlook for Australian stocks - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 18 Jan 2016

Stock markets have dived in the New Year and the Shanghai stock market got off to a bad start

Solid start for ANZ, Macquarie expects earnings lift - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 17 Feb 2015

Australian and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) announced on Tuesday an unaudited cash profit for the three months ended 31 December 2014 of $1.8 billion, up 3.5 per cent on the comparable period in the previous year

Solutions for secular stagnation - Michael Collins

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 03 Mar 2014

Larry Summers, former economic adviser to the White House and Harvard professor, was Barack Obama's first pick to be the new head of the Federal Reserve

Some conflicting signals - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 31 Aug 2015

Overview

Some sectors will win but many will lose as volatility continues - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 24 Nov 2016

Real estate investment trusts and telcos are out, and banks are back in, according to Geoff Wilson, chairman and portfolio manager, Wilson Asset Management

Some things you should know about the super changes - Genene Wilson

Author: Genene Wilson
Date: 06 Apr 2017

There is a one-time opportunity for total contributions of up to $575,000 before 30 June for some people

Something amazing about to happen in China - Richard Watt

Author: Richard Watt
Date: 21 Nov 2016

This is amazing not because it will offer better investment opportunities in China, but because it represents a key part of the incredible story of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, the companies listed on it, and the city it sits in

Sonic booms offshore while Australia remains subdued - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 17 Aug 2016

Revenue grew to $5.05 billion, 20 per cent up on fiscal 2015's $4.2 billion result, and a dividend (30 per cent franked) of 74 cents a share was announced

South32 posts solid $620m net profit for 1H17 - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 17 Feb 2017

South32 (ASX: S32) has reported US$620 million in net profit after tax for the first half of fiscal 2017 (1H17)--a return to positive territory after a $1.7-billion loss in the same period in 2016.

South32 to buy back US$500m in shares - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 27 Mar 2017

South32 Limited (ASX: S32) aims to return an additional US$500 million (A$655 million) to shareholders, equating to 4.5 per cent of its current market capitalisation, via an on-market share buyback, the diversified miner told the ASX on Monday

Special dividends from BHP and Rio? - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 02 May 2013

The news last week that Woodside Petroleum (WPL) would pay a special dividend garnered an enthusiastic response from investors

Spending strategy crucial in retirement - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 05 Dec 2014

To have champagne taste on a beer budget is a well-known idiom

Standing ovations, now delivery is the key - Peter Warnes

Author: Peter Warnes
Date: 03 Mar 2017

Global equities markets roared in the aftermath of President Trump's speech to the joint houses of Congress, which drew 94 standing ovations

Staring into an abyss - Scott Minerd

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

Staying the course - Matthews Asia

Author: Matthews Asia
Date: 28 Apr 2016

As an investor within Asian capital markets, the years since the turn of the decade can be most aptly described as volatile

Sticking to the fundamentals with equities - Alex Vynokur

Author: Alex Vynokur
Date: 14 Oct 2013

In the five years since the global financial crisis, numerous studies have pointed to the fact that, in the majority of cases, actively managed broad-market Australian equity funds are failing to beat the index net of management fees

Stock pickers who invest like Buffett - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 08 May 2015

The annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting kicked off last weekend in Omaha, Nebraska

Stock picks by top managers - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 05 Mar 2014

Last week, the Australian Morningstar Awards 2014 recognised investment managers who had delivered solid returns for investors

Stock picks that have paid off - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 12 Nov 2014

There's an old adage which suggests that to beat the Australian market all you have to do is make the right call between banks and resources companies, Morningstar senior research analyst Julian Robertson says

Stock tips from a top stock picker - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 10 Jul 2014

As an investment manager who has outperformed the market over the past 10 years, Investors Mutual (IML) certainly knows about investing

Stockland hands down solid FY16 result - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
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

Stockland's profit falls after "tough" year - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 13 Aug 2013

Stockland's (SGP) underlying net profit for the financial year to 30 June 2013 fell 27 per cent on the previous year to $494.8 million, the property investment company said on Tuesday

Stocks to watch in 2016 - Anthony Fensom

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 08 Jan 2016

Australian investors had a mixed 2015, with stocks finishing higher only with the benefit of dividends after a sell-off in resource and bank stocks

Strategise your way to tax advantages - Graeme Colley and Vicky Kuok

Author: Graeme Colley and Vicky Kuok
Date: 13 Oct 2015

In life, we usually achieve a better outcome with a plan

Strength remains in small caps - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 13 Jun 2013

In 2012, the Hyperion Small Growth Companies [4242] fund outperformed its benchmark by a stunning 15 per cent, delivering a 33 per cent return for the year

Strong bank profits ensure steady returns - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 03 Jul 2015

Bank prices have had a volatile few months

Strong result for BWP Trust despite tight property market - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 05 Aug 2016

While the results were in line with Morningstar's revenue and profit estimates, there were some surprises

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