Analysis & Opinion

18 Share Tips – 12 April 2021

Elio D’Amato, Spotee.com.au BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Image Resources (IMA) IMA is a mineral sands producer in Western Australia. Projects at Boonanarring and Atlas are within highly prospective regions. Results are soon expected from the Atlas project amid recent extensions at Boonanarring North. Positive results could add to an impressive reserve base. IMA is profitable and growing….

Vital signs: How to fix Australia’s housing crisis

House prices are back in the news, and out of control. In the past three months the median house price in Sydney has risen by more than A$100,000 to A$1.12 million. Sydney’s median residential property price (including houses and apartments) is now 2.6% above its previous high-water mark, recorded in August 2017, before lending criteria…

18 Share Tips – 5 April 2021

Stuart Bromley, Medallion Financial Group BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Alcidion Group (ALC) ALC’s software products and services lift efficiencies in hospitals, in our view. We’re encouraged by its contract wins in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. First half 2021 revenue was up 36 per cent on the prior corresponding period to $11.1 million. Gross profit of…

Top 30 shorted stocks

The technique of profiting from a price fall is called short-selling, otherwise known as “shorting,” “to go short” or simply “short”. Basically, short-selling is the reverse of how we’re traditionally taught to invest, to buy at the lowest possible price and sell at the highest. When shorting, you aim to jump in at a high…

Gold miner stocks fundamentals

The mid-tier gold miners’ stocks are in this sector’s sweet spot for upside potential. After a spectacular upleg out of last March’s stock panic, they have mostly been correcting since early August. That is doing its necessary work of rebalancing sentiment, paving the way for mid-tiers’ next bull upleg. These great miners are thriving fundamentally…

18 Share Tips – 29 March 2021

John Athanasiou, Red Leaf Securities BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Hazer Group (HZR) The company utilises iron ore in the process of converting natural gas and methane into hydrogen. The company is commercialising the process. It considers clean hydrogen to be a key fuel in the transition to a low carbon economy. HZR is the only pure play hydrogen…

Investor Signposts: Week Beginning 29 March, 2021

Australia:  Housing data and job vacancies released ahead of Easter holidays In a holiday-shortened week, the Australian economic calendar will be dominated by a suite of ‘Tier 1’ data releases. Purchasing managers’ indexes, home prices, job vacancies, lending indicators, retail and international trade data are all scheduled prior to the Easter holiday weekend. The week…

18 Share Tips – 22 March 2021

John Anderson, Bell Potter Securities BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Growthpoint Properties Australia (GOZ) GOZ owns a quality portfolio of industrial and office assets. It has quality tenants, long term leases and a strong balance sheet. GOZ is an attractive investment proposition, as it was recently trading at a 15 per cent discount to its office book value….

Tech Stocks with Tailwinds

On 11 March of 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the spread of COVID 19 infections a pandemic. US markets plunged into Bear Market territory, but to the surprise of some recovered enough to post record highs by the end of 2020. The picture here in Australia was markedly different as the ASX 300…

18 Share Tips – 15 March 2021

Angus Geddes, Fat Prophets BUY RECOMMENDATIONS QBE Insurance Group (QBE) Rising premiums and bond yields should lift investment income. Andrew Horton was recently appointed group chief executive. Horton has a fine track record at UK insurer Beazley PLC after 13 years as CEO. Horton is expected to start at QBE on September 1. Also, in…