Analysis & Opinion

Superannuation strategies for 2011 and beyond

A change in Government has seen a host of changes in SMSF policy that superannuants need to be on top of. Coming soon: to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

18 Share Tips from Australia’s leading brokers

 Peter Day, Wilson HTMBUY RECOMMENDATIONSCleveland Mining (CDG)  A gold explorer focusing on developing projects into mines. It’s five prospective targets are in Brazil. The projects are located besides tenements held by AngloGold Ashanti, Kinross Corporation, Yamana Gold and Vale in a well-known gold region. Its Premier Project is close to the world-class Serra Grande gold…

Guru Watch: what the big guns are saying and doing

From Warren Buffett to George Soros, we look at what the gurus are buying, selling and saying. Coming soon: to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

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.

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…

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. 

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. 

Dump this bank from your portfolio

The big four Aussie banks have dominated the market for several decades, pulling in massive profits in good times and bad. But on the back of the biggest financial crisis of our lifetime, some of them are looking positively wobbly. Coming soon – to appear in an upcoming newsletter.

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. 

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…