Analysis & Opinion

Is Macquarie Bank a bargain

The global financial crisis took the sheen off the Millionaire Factory’s seemingly unscratchable veneer, but is Macquarie gearing up for a big 2011? 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…

A tough new world for banks, or not?

Analysts say that Commonwealth Bank of Australia Ltd is set to do it tough over the coming year, but what exactly does that mean for its share price. Coming soon – 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. 

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 next million dollar penny stock

We all hear about the stock that races 200% in a week, but always after it has had its run. So how do pick the next million dollar penny stock before it soars? Coming soon – article to be run 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…

Debt Ratios – Tools for Finding Safer Shares (Part 1)

Considering the wild roller coaster ride the world’s markets have put us through the last few years, it is no wonder even the most aggressive retail investors are looking for less risky investments.  Ratio analysis can provide a roadmap and of the many financial ratios available, the ones that offer us the best clues are…