Trends & Opportunities

The Mining Tax Showdown

The announcement Wednesday by mining giant BHP Billiton of record Australian half-year profits, exceeding $10 billion, has re-ignited the debate over the Mineral Resource Rent Tax. The MRRT’s predecessor, the Resource Super Profits Tax, was a factor in the downfall of former prime minister Kevin Rudd. Before the August election, current Prime Minister Julia Gillard…

Stocks to watch: movers and shakers on the ASX

All the movers and shakers on the ASX – mergers, acquisitions, downgrades, profit increases and decreases, plus company announcements. Coming soon: to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

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. 

An opportunity too large to ignore

We pinpoint the stocks most leverage to the Chinese infrastructure boom, which is seeing new cities spring up almost overnight. Coming soon – to appear in an upcoming newsletter. 

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.