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Three Australian Tech Stocks Bucking the Downward Trend

The S&P ASX All-Technology Index (ASX:XTX) extended its slide on Wednesday, 25th May, ending the day down a further 2.36%. The Australian tech sector continues to struggle as part of the global volatility being experienced, and the challenges facing many of the world’s largest tech companies have been well publicised. The Nasdaq 100, the US…

Miners start week strongly, ASX up

SYDNEY, AAP – Shares were at their highest level of the day on the Australian market as miners and energy providers started the week strongly. The market was up 0.3 per cent on Monday as the two commodity categories each gained about 1.5 per cent by 1200 AEST. Fortescue and Rio Tinto gained more than…

How to spot the best stocks in 2021

Keeping an open mind about stock selection will be crucial next year. If investors find a good idea, they must try to ensure perceptions about the short-term macro outlook don’t inhibit their decisions. What 2020 has taught us is the importance of understanding the: motivations of politicians under pressure psychology of consumers in unique circumstances…

Broker Buy – Gindalbie Metals

BUY RECOMMENDATION Broker: Austock Securities Analyst: Craig Stranger Company: Gindalbie Metals Ltd Stock code: GBG  Closing price  $0.815  Target Price  $1.12  % difference  +41.1% Gindalbie, an Australian iron ore exploration company that is developing projects in Western Australia, has been in the news for all the wrong reasons over the past few months. As the…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – ESG & ALZ

  #FOTO:1181:300# Top Gainer: Eastern Star Gas (ESG)  Closing price  $0.84  Change  +0.245  % change  +41.2%   In a day of takeovers, Eastern Star Gas (ESG) pipped Sundance Resources to be the day’s biggest gainer on Monday. Although Sundance’s takeover bid from a Chinese company sent the share price rocketing 22.5%, this was half of…

4 Sold-Off Small Caps Going Cheap

Before all this selling began there were plenty of Aussie companies that brokers liked at current prices. So now that most Aussie stocks are trading below these levels – surely there are opportunities for profit when the turnaround comes? The index that tracks the performance of small companies, the ASX Small Ordinaries index has dropped…

Stocks to Watch: Bull & Bear – MBN & IAU

#FOTO:1122:300# Top Gainer: Mirabela (MBN)  Closing price  $1.75  Change  +0.135  % change  +8.4%   Bouncing off an annual low of $1.615 yesterday, Mirabela investors finally had something to cheer about, with the stock rising 13.5 cents, or 8.4% to be the day’s biggest gainer. Down 20% for the year, it has been a tumultuous ride…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – CPA & AQA

  #FOTO:1210:300# Top Gainer: Commonwealth Property Office Fund (CPA)  Closing price  $0.95  Change  +0.035  % change  +3.8% In an otherwise bad day for the Aussie market, Commonwealth Property Office Fund was one of the few stocks that managed to post some gains, rising 3.8% to be the day’s top gainer on Thursday. The property fund…

Stocks to watch: Top Gainer – ABC

Top Gainer: Adelaide Brighton (ABC)  Closing price  $2.66  Change  +0.10  % change  +3.9%   Adelaide Brighton (ABC), a supplier of cement and lime to the construction, engineering and infrastructure and resource sectors in Australia with 1,600 employees, was today’s biggest gainer, rising 3.9% after it flagged a solid full year result despite a dip in…

Bull & Bear: BTU higher, BOW slumps

Top Gainer: Bathurst Resources (BTU)  Closing price  $1.075  Change  +0.025  % change  +2.4% Phenomenal gains have been made on companies that specialise in the hottest commodities, such as coal explorer Bathurst Resources (BTU), whose shares have risen from just 19 cents to $1.07 – an incredible gain of 500 per cent over the past year….