Analysis & Opinion

Company earnings reporting season – who’s set to surprise the market

WIth earnings season in full flight, we take a look at who’s set to surprise the market with their earnings report – both on the upside and downside. Coming soon – to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

5 Uranium Stocks to Watch

Australia’s uranium sector is highly speculative, but it offers an opportunity to make relatively fast money for investors willing to heighten their risk/reward appetite. The uranium spot price has risen from $US41.75 a pound in June 2010 to $US71.83 a pound at the end of January 2011, a 72 per cent increase. China and Russia’s…

Value Packed Financial Stocks For 2011

The time to consider buying stock is when proven performers appear under valued. Astute investors identify value after concluding a company’s brighter longer-term outlook outweighs short-term difficulties. Companies within the financial sector are worthy of attention as they have taken a back seat to more appealing minerals and energy firms. Concerns about regulatory risk emerged…

The best dividend stocks of the decade

The year ahead promises some juicy yields for income investors, but it is a matter of knowing where to look.  Coming soon – to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

Unknown Aussie explorer riding on the African mining boom

Nobody doubts the potential of African-focused exploration stocks. The question is valuation. After staggering share price gains in 2010, some are seemingly “priced for perfection” and vulnerable to the slightest exploration disappointment. But recent sharemarket weakness could create opportunities to buy higher-quality African explorers, such as Perseus Mining, at lower valuations. I count more than…

Broker upgrades and downgrades

All the latest broker upgrades and downgrades on the leading stocks on the ASX.  Coming soon – to appear in an upcoming newsletter.

3 miners ready to roar

With China and India’s insatiable appetite for resources fuelling a once-in-a-lifetime commodities super-cycle, many mid-cap miners are set to soar over the coming year. Coming soon – article to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

The best gold stocks for your portfolio

With gold near record highs, many of the small and mid-cap miners are doubling and tripling annual profit. Which ones should you single out to add to your portfolio? Coming soon – to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

How to take advantage of the commodity boom

There’s little doubt that commodities – at least some of them – will continue their price boom this year, despite concerns about slowing Chinese growth and the fragile recoveries occurring in the US and Europe. But getting on board to take advantage of the trend as an ordinary investor takes some thinking through, and as…

Who’s buying and selling their own stock

A rundown of all the latest buying and selling activity from company directors. Coming soon – to appear in the first PREMIUM newsletter.