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Articles from: 3 ways to stop children adversely impacting your retirement plans - 17 Nov 2016 to Here are 2 great stocks you need to sell - 01 Nov 2016

3 ways to stop children adversely impacting your retirement plans - 17 Nov 2016

Author: Andrew Zbik
Date: 17 Nov 2016

However, when does helping your children become detrimental to your own retirement plans? The answer is in almost every case because most people are doing it the wrong way.

Fears of a Trump dump in tech stocks are overdone - 16 Nov 2016

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 16 Nov 2016

Fears of a rout in the technology sector are overdone, according to Morningstar equity analyst Gareth James

Market Index Performance l October 2016 - 16 Nov 2016

Author: Morningstar
Date: 16 Nov 2016

5 post-US election investing questions answered - 16 Nov 2016

Author: Scott Mather/Libby Cantrill
Date: 16 Nov 2016

Cantrill: Trade is one issue where Trump has been vocal for years

Are infrastructure stocks a good buy right now? - 15 Nov 2016

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 15 Nov 2016

The defensive, bond-like characteristics of infrastructure stocks have appealed to both institutional and retail investors in recent years, drawn by their income potential relative to low fixed-income yields

What you need to know about the pension transfer balance cap - 15 Nov 2016

Author: Julie Hartley
Date: 15 Nov 2016

In late September, the government released the second tranche of proposed superannuation changes, which covers the pension transfer balance cap, concessional contribution changes, catch-up concessional contributions and the removal of the earnings tax exemption for transition-to-retirement pensions

Why the US election won't dictate long-term market performance - 14 Nov 2016

Author: Angel Agudo
Date: 14 Nov 2016

After a heated and controversial presidential race, Donald Trump has come out as victor

Here's why the post-election rally can continue - 14 Nov 2016

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 14 Nov 2016

Investors can be strange animals

These ASX stocks will be winners from Trump's election victory - 14 Nov 2016

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 14 Nov 2016

Sell bonds and buy US stocks

US election 2016: What Trump's victory means for your stocks and portfolio strategy - 10 Nov 2016

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 10 Nov 2016

Donald Trump will only get the keys to the White House in January 2017

These 2 ASX sectors could be good bargains - 10 Nov 2016

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 10 Nov 2016

The Australian share market is trading at a premium to historical levels and is not yet in bargain territory, though the telecommunication and healthcare sectors may represent some value, says Morningstar's head of equities research Peter Warnes

Trump gets a full house but caution prevails - 10 Nov 2016

Author: Peter Warnes
Date: 10 Nov 2016

Donald Trump, President of the United States (POTUS)

The victory few saw coming and its impact on markets - 10 Nov 2016

Author: Scott Mather
Date: 10 Nov 2016

Here's our view on what a Trump presidency and Republican Congress likely mean for markets over the near, medium and longer terms

Beware of manipulated utopias - 09 Nov 2016

Author: Martin Conlon
Date: 09 Nov 2016

As a fan of dystopian classics such as Huxley's Brave New World and Orwell's 1984 , I find their insights into the perils of searching for a manipulated utopia alarmingly relevant to today's financial world

US election 2016: Sit tight, whatever the outcome - 08 Nov 2016

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 08 Nov 2016

The most successful investment strategies are those played out over the long term--it's a common sentiment, but one that can be difficult to put into practice during periods of market volatility and events that provoke great uncertainty

US market awakes from its slumber - 08 Nov 2016

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 08 Nov 2016

The US market finally awoke from its slumber last week

CBA records steady first-quarter cash earnings - 08 Nov 2016

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 08 Nov 2016

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) on Tuesday said its cash earnings before one-offs for the first quarter ended September stood at around $2.4 billion, unchanged on the same quarter in fiscal 2016

Could a Santa Claus rally be coming to town? - 08 Nov 2016

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 08 Nov 2016

Markets traditionally rally into Christmas, but looking at price levels as at 2 November, the S&P/ASX 200 was up just 2.4 per cent over the year and well off its year-high levels of 5611 in July

Index investing triumphs over active managers - 07 Nov 2016

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

How the next US president can impact ordinary investors - 07 Nov 2016

Author: Aron Szapiro
Date: 07 Nov 2016

While the next president may not find enough Congressional cooperation to tackle major initiatives such as tax reform or adjusting entitlement programs, there are many actions the president can take on his or her own, and many of these will affect ordinary investors

Westpac posts flat full-year profit of $7.82bn - 07 Nov 2016

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 07 Nov 2016

Westpac Group (ASX: WBC) on Monday reported an underlying cash profit of $7.822 billion for fiscal 2016, unchanged on the previous year and in line with consensus expectations

Test article for FBIA; with a semicolon - 04 Nov 2016

Author: Ben Rabey
Date: 04 Nov 2016

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2 tourism and leisure stocks worth considering - 04 Nov 2016

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 04 Nov 2016

Australia's tourism and leisure sector holds good opportunities for investors, buoyed by the continuing influx of international visitors--particularly from China--amid a softening Australian currency and increasingly positive US economic figures.

Inghams still not a goer - 04 Nov 2016

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

Low volatility a mirage - 03 Nov 2016

Author: Simon Doyle
Date: 03 Nov 2016

September was a mixed month in financial markets

ANZ reports 18pc fall in profit - 03 Nov 2016

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 03 Nov 2016

Australian and New Zealand Banking Group (ASX: ANZ) on Thursday announced an 18 per cent fall in fiscal 2016 cash profit--a preferred measure of underlying performance among the big Australian banks--to $5.9 billion, following a "reshaping" of the business

Two bubbles - 02 Nov 2016

Author: Andrew Fleming
Date: 02 Nov 2016

Two years ago, two price bubbles emerged on the ASX and we progressively positioned the fund against both of them

Has the resources cycle turned? - 02 Nov 2016

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 02 Nov 2016

Rising coal and iron ore prices have boosted confidence in the mining industry, with climbing share prices suggesting investors also have a renewed interest in the sector

Economic growth: Great for everyone but investors? - 01 Nov 2016

Author: Alex Bryan
Date: 01 Nov 2016

By 2050 the world's population is projected to reach 9.7 billion, up from 7.4 billion today

Here are 2 great stocks you need to sell - 01 Nov 2016

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 01 Nov 2016

As all subscribers to various Morningstar products would know, the moat rating is a cornerstone of the company's investment philosophy

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