Analysis & Opinion

18 Share Tips – 10 May 2021

Philippe Bui, Medallion Financial Group BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Alcidion Group (ALC) Alcidion develops software products for the healthcare sectors in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. The company recently announced a $15 million capital raising to acquire UK business ExtraMed. ALC delivered a strong performance in the third quarter – it generated $4.8 million in contracted…

18 Share Tips – 3 May 2021

John Anderson, Bell Potter Securities BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Sonic Healthcare (SHL) This global pathology provider has significant operations in Australia, the US, Europe and New Zealand. We expect demand for pathology services to continue growing in the long term. This well managed group has a strong balance sheet and is likely to focus on potential growth…

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…

18 Share Tips – 26 April 2021

John Athanasiou, Red Leaf Securities BUY RECOMMENDATIONS Mad Paws Holdings (MPA)  MPA provides pet care services, such as pet sitting, walking, day care and grooming via an app. It also offers pet food subscription services. The company listed on March 26, 2021. We believe more pet care sitters will be required as an increasing number…

Due Diligence – Fundamentals and Beyond

The ASX Australian Investor Study 2020 corroborated a trend noted on multiple financial websites in the last several months. The COVID 19 Pandemic seems to have fueled further increases in new investors. The latest study highlights some surprising trends, among them the following: The increase in new investors over the last few years has seen…

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…

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…