Analysis & Opinion

18 Share Tips – 19 April 2021

Angus Geddes, Fat Prophets BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Bank of Queensland (BOQ) I believe acquiring ME Bank will prove to be a good deal for BOQ. The acquisition will create Australia’s sixth largest lender. The acquisition will enable BOQ to compete more effectively with the major banks at a time when net interest margin pressures are abating…

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…

eToro Referral Bonus: How It Works

Did you know that most people are first introduced to the fascinating world of trading by friends and family? Whether it’s formulating winning strategies or prospecting together for the next big thing, many traders enjoy the social aspect of trading. Fortunately, eToro makes it easy for you to share your passion for trading with those…

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…

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….