Analysis & Opinion

Safety and Opportunity in Healthcare

Global markets, including the ASX, have followed the lead set by the passage of the largest “stimulus” package in US history, have begun a multi-day upward trend. In three days, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 21%, roaring back into Bull Market status. The USD$2 trillion-dollar package passed in the US Senate and was passed…

Silver Miners’ Q4’19 Fundamentals

The carnage in the silver miners’ stocks has been apocalyptic, fueled by the astounding COVID-19 stock panic.  As terrified traders frantically dumped everything and ran for the hills, silver and its miners’ stocks crashed.  That catastrophic anomaly has potentially created epic contrarian buying opportunities.  The silver miners’ recently-reported Q4’19 results reveal whether their fundamentals support…

18 Share Tips – 30 March 2020

John Athanasiou, Red Leaf Securities BUY RECOMMENDATIONS  Dubber Corporation (DUB) Chart: Share price over the year The DUB platform provides call recording services and audio asset management via the cloud. As a growing number of people are working from home, we believe demand for Dubber’s platform services will increase as employees adapt to a new…

Investor Signposts 30 Mar 20: Pandemic pandemonium

CommSec Chief Economist Craig James previews the economic & financial market events scheduled for the week ahead including CoreLogic home prices, the Reserve Bank Board meeting minutes & China Purchasing manager indexes. Australia: Pandemic pandemonium We begin April with the release of several ‘tier-1’ economic data releases. Of particular interest to investors will be home…

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…

An economic outlook in uncertain times

There’s so much noise. Market volatility, the impact of COVID-19 on the global economy, an abundance of risk. Where there is risk however, there’s usually opportunity, even if it doesn’t seem immediately apparent. Unfortunately, it tends to get drowned out by the information overload and negativity assailing us through our computer screens, television and radio…

The Most Exciting Green Startups To Watch In 2020

The Airbnb of energy, the Uber of zero-carbon transportation, the VRBO of blockchain electricity-sharing… a collection of new startups are about to revolutionize the sharing economy – and smart money is starting to pay attention. The sharing economy has become an unstoppable force–and the collaborative, peer-to-peer economy has grown from a curious fad into the…

18 Share Tips – 23 March 2020

Free Knigthsbridge Trading Academy worth $2750 with Axitrader Peter Day, Sequoia Wealth Management BUY RECOMMENDATIONS The A2 Milk Company (A2M) Chart: Share price over the year A2M has no debt and plenty of cash. A2M has been one of the better stocks to hold up during the crisis. The company recently announced the A2 milk brand is…

Recession Deniers Fading Away

At the close of the 2019 trading year, the second largest investment bank in the US – Goldman Sachs – confidently declared the US economy “all but recession proof.” Goldman now predicts 0% growth in Q1 of 2020 with negative 5% coming in Q2, although the bank along with rival JP Morgan Chase both predict…

Uber’s Green Competitor Is Riding A $30 Trillion Mega-Trend

If it’s not green, it’s not millennial–and that’s a big problem for a company like Uber, or Lyft. Millennials love ride-sharing, but they don’t appreciate the CO2 footprint that comes with it. The immediate problem for Uber is this: The next-generation of ride-sharing is already here–born out of massive millennial demand. It’s green through and…