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Articles from: Woolworths continues to outperform - 06 Feb 2014 to Market Index Performance | December 2013 - 06 Jan 2014

Woolworths continues to outperform - 06 Feb 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 06 Feb 2014

Companies covered in this report: • Woolworths Limited

Australia's ETF market: A year in review - 05 Feb 2014

Author: Arian Neiron
Date: 05 Feb 2014

Last year was an exceptional year for the exchange-traded products (ETPs) market in Australia

Action in US top 100 worrying - 04 Feb 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 04 Feb 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

A healthy correction in emerging markets - 04 Feb 2014

Author: Scott Minerd
Date: 04 Feb 2014

The current rout in emerging markets is a healthy turn in the economic cycle

5 steps to protect your retirement - 03 Feb 2014

Author: Chris Hogan
Date: 03 Feb 2014

Sequencing risk is the risk of receiving a series of poor investment returns at the wrong time, such as when an investment portfolio balance is at its highest level

Big banks set for growth, dividends - 31 Jan 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 31 Jan 2014

The view held by some brokers and investment banks that Australian banks were expensive compared to their global counterparts was challenged by Morningstar head of equities research Peter Warnes in a recent issue of Huntleys' Your Money Weekly

Looking for value in small companies - 30 Jan 2014

Author: Matthew Brooker
Date: 30 Jan 2014

It's that time of the year when fund managers and strategists forecast share-market returns for the year ahead

3 top retail recovery stocks - 29 Jan 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 29 Jan 2014

The case for a recovery in the Australian retail sector in 2014 is building momentum, according to analysts at UBS

6 lessons from The Wolf of Wall Street - 29 Jan 2014

Author: Morningstar
Date: 29 Jan 2014

However, the movie falls short when it comes to portraying the millions of victims of Belfort's scams

More pain in store - 28 Jan 2014

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

Europe faces danger of deflation - 28 Jan 2014

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 28 Jan 2014

Greece, as is often the case, is a bellwether for all that is going wrong in Europe

6 stocks set to outperform in 2014 - 24 Jan 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 24 Jan 2014

With many investors trying to find additional stocks to include in their portfolios for 2014, Invast Securities recently identified a number of "beaten-down" blue-chip companies the brokerage believes have the potential for a turnaround

4 high-growth stocks for Australia Day - 24 Jan 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 24 Jan 2014

With Australia Day close at hand, millions of Australians will soon be celebrating the history of this great nation

Economic update - 23 Jan 2014

Author: Donal Curtin
Date: 23 Jan 2014

Are companies too obsessed with growth? - 23 Jan 2014

Author: Martin Conlon
Date: 23 Jan 2014

Infatuation with the stimulation of growth at any cost remained the theme of 2013

PIMCO chief to step down - 22 Jan 2014

Author: Eric Jacobson
Date: 22 Jan 2014

PIMCO has announced that chief executive and co-chief investment officer Mohamed El-Erian will be stepping down from those roles and departing PIMCO in mid-March 2014

Income Portfolio ends on a high - 22 Jan 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 22 Jan 2014

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

Dividend washing hung out to dry - 21 Jan 2014

Author: Aaron Dunn
Date: 21 Jan 2014

Double franking credits from dividends in listed Australian companies sound to go to be true? Well, that's certainly what the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) now thinks, having issued draft tax determination, TD 2014/D1 , which considers the application of Part IVA to such dividend-washing schemes

3 global stocks to watch in 2014 - 21 Jan 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 21 Jan 2014

In its investment outlook for the first quarter of 2014, Saxo Bank head of equity strategy Peter Garnry emphasises the continuing importance of holding equities in the coming year, should investors wish to see any meaningful capital growth

Misjudging Germany's might - 20 Jan 2014

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"

Topside resources break imminent - 20 Jan 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 20 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

5 winning asset classes for 2014 - 17 Jan 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 17 Jan 2014

Global and Australian equities delivered strong returns in 2013

6 top Chinese reforms to watch - 16 Jan 2014

Author: Michelle Gibley
Date: 16 Jan 2014

In November, China's leaders announced a comprehensive plan to overhaul China's economy by 2020

2 top global equity exposures - 15 Jan 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 15 Jan 2014

The search for quality offshore equities is set to be a ubiquitous theme throughout 2014, as local investors increasingly feel the need to increase their exposure to this asset class

Investing against the herd - 15 Jan 2014

Author: Michael Coop
Date: 15 Jan 2014

Contrarian investing is about looking for undervalued and out-of-favour investments and avoiding highly priced and popular investments

Telstra set for a dividend bonanza? - 14 Jan 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 14 Jan 2014

Telstra (TLS) on Monday announced it was selling a 70 per cent stake in its Sensis directories business to US-based private equity firm Platinum Equity for $454 million

ATO sets sights on wealthy - 14 Jan 2014

Author: Arron Dickens
Date: 14 Jan 2014

Unsurprisingly, in a revenue-constrained economy with a persistent government fiscal deficit, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) plans to conduct more tax compliance reviews and audits this year

4 investment trends for 2014 - 13 Jan 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 13 Jan 2014

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Wide swings likely in 2014 - 13 Jan 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 13 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

Market Index Performance | December 2013 - 06 Jan 2014

Author: Morningstar
Date: 06 Jan 2014

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