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Articles from: 5 high-quality Australian stocks - 26 Mar 2014 to 4 key themes for SMSFs - 24 Feb 2014

5 high-quality Australian stocks - 26 Mar 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 26 Mar 2014

Bennelong Australian Equity Partners took out the top gong in the Domestic Equities Category at the recent Australian Morningstar Awards 2014

New one-stop approaches to income and growth - 26 Mar 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 26 Mar 2014

The exchange-traded fund (ETF) industry in Australia currently stands at $9.93 billion - up 12 per cent since the last quarter - and Morningstar expects the industry's healthy growth to continue

PIMCO still a formidable fund suite - 25 Mar 2014

Author: Alex Prineas
Date: 25 Mar 2014

On 21 January 2014, PIMCO announced that former chief executive officer and co-chief investment officer Mohamed El-Erian would depart the firm by mid-March 2014

Market's potential upside limited - 25 Mar 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 25 Mar 2014

Overview

China: Separating fact from fiction - 25 Mar 2014

Author: Mathews Asia
Date: 25 Mar 2014

In recent months, many global investors have focused on a slowdown in Chinese GDP growth, declining exports and massive credit overhang

Implications under the new ATO penalties - 21 Mar 2014

Author: Aaron Dunn
Date: 21 Mar 2014

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

5 winning international equities - 20 Mar 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 20 Mar 2014

For Australian investors and self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees looking to take advantage of global investing opportunities, the approach adopted by Goldman Sachs Asset Management/Wellington Management Company is a winning one, according to Morningstar

Economic update - 19 Mar 2014

Author: Donal Curtin
Date: 19 Mar 2014

To read the lastest Economic Update, please click here .

Market unlikely to push higher - 18 Mar 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 18 Mar 2014

There were no real surprises last week and therefore no change to my cautious view.

3 good reasons to have an SMSF - 17 Mar 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 17 Mar 2014

Nicholas Grove is a Morningstar journalist

5 best stocks from reporting season - 14 Mar 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 14 Mar 2014

The recent reporting season featured its usual mix of positive and negative earnings numbers

5 "don'ts" for SMSFs - 13 Mar 2014

Author: Olivia Long
Date: 13 Mar 2014

The fifth annual Morningstar SMSF Trustee Strategy Day will provide practical strategies for avoiding common traps in managing your SMSF

Can we achieve a global growth target? - 12 Mar 2014

Author: Satyajit Das
Date: 12 Mar 2014

The G-20 Finance Ministers' Meeting in Sydney in February 2014 provided a convivial winter break for the global economic elite

5 traps in using the PE metric - 11 Mar 2014

Author: Karl Siegling
Date: 11 Mar 2014

This is the first of our articles on fundamental analysis and we will focus on the price-to-earnings ratio (PE)

Small, mid caps to outperform - 11 Mar 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 11 Mar 2014

Overview

Top global fixed-interest returns - 10 Mar 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 10 Mar 2014

Boutique global fixed-income manager Bentham Asset Management was recently named the winner in the Fixed-Interest Category at the Australian Morningstar Awards 2014

Will Ukraine crisis topple markets? - 07 Mar 2014

Author: Emma Wall
Date: 07 Mar 2014

Economists give their view on the impact of Ukraine's problems on the global economy - and how it may affect equity and commodity markets

Market Index Performance l February 2014 - 06 Mar 2014

Author: Morningstar
Date: 06 Mar 2014

Stock picks by top managers - 05 Mar 2014

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

3 couples, 3 different portfolios - 04 Mar 2014

Author: Elizabeth Moran
Date: 04 Mar 2014

I was in Perth recently and had a lively dinner with three couples with completely different fixed-income portfolios

Buffett, cricket and investing - 04 Mar 2014

Author: Amay Hattangadi and Swanand Kelkar
Date: 04 Mar 2014

Australian cricketer-turned-commentator Dean Jones once observed that two-thirds of Sachin Tendulkar's game is based around defence

Look beyond the major indices - 03 Mar 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 03 Mar 2014

Overview

Perpetual named Fund Manager of the Year - 03 Mar 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 03 Mar 2014

Perpetual Investments has been named Fund Manager of the Year in the Australian Morningstar Awards 2014

Solutions for secular stagnation - 03 Mar 2014

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

Woolworths lifts profit, dividend and guidance - 28 Feb 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 28 Feb 2014

Australian retail giant Woolworths Limited (WOW) on Friday announced a 14.5 per cent rise in net profit to $1.32 billion for the half year ended 5 January 2014

Qantas posts "unacceptable" result - 27 Feb 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 27 Feb 2014

Companies covered in this report: • Qantas Airways

Weather weighs on AGL, Westfield's earnings in line - 26 Feb 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 26 Feb 2014

Companies covered in this report: • AGL Energy

QBE announces US$254m loss - 25 Feb 2014

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 25 Feb 2014

Companies covered in this report: • QBE Insurance Group

AREITs could outperform - 24 Feb 2014

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 24 Feb 2014

The US and Australian equity markets ended last week bang on resistance

4 key themes for SMSFs - 24 Feb 2014

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 24 Feb 2014

The 10th annual SMSF Professionals' Association of Australia (SPAA) conference kicked off in Brisbane last week

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