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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…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – BPT & GNS

#FOTO:1176:300# Top Gainer: Beach Energy (BPT)  Closing price  $1.00  Change  +0.06  % change  +6.4%   On Friday Beach Energy (BPT) – an Australian-based oil and gas exploration and production company with key assets in the Cooper Basin oil and gas fields in South Australia – continued its rollercoaster ride as it jumped 6.4% to $1.00…

Stocks to watch: Top Gainer – GRY

  Top Gainer: Gryphon Minerals (GRY)  Closing price  $1.665  Change  +0.155  % change  +9.3%   On a day that saw the Aussie market rebound strongly from early losses and buck the trend of Wall St’s massive losses Gryphon Minerals (GRY), a West African focussed Gold exploration company with projects in Burkina Faso and Mauritania soared…

Stocks to watch: Top Gainer – PPT

Top Gainer: Perpetual (PPT)  Closing price  $26.49  Change  +2.42  % change  +10.1%   Perpetual (PPT)’s shares jumped to a 10-week high after the wealth manager and trustee announced a $70 million off-market share buy-back and an annual profit in line with expectations. The stock surged $2.42, or 10 per cent, to $26.49 – taking out…

Stocks to watch: Top Gainer – LNC

  Top Gainer: Linc Energy (LNC)  Closing price  $2.25  Change  +0.275  % change  +13.9%   Broker calls Atom Funds Management – BUY Austock – BUY Madison Williams – BUY, $3.50 price target Patersons Securities – SELL Aussie shares recovered some of their losses on the back of Wall St’s surge yesterday, which saw shares rocket…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – ENV & PBG

  #FOTO:1183:300# Top Gainer: Envestra (ENV)  Closing price  $0.675  Change  +0.04  % change  +6.3%   Gas stocks are on the move. After ESG rocketed 41.2% yesterday and another 4.2% today on Santos’ takeover bid, Investra (ENV) joined in on the action today as it jumped 6.3% to be the day’s biggest gainer. Now up 32%…

Stocks to watch: Top Gainer – KCN

  Top Gainer: Kingsgate (KCN)  Closing price  $8.40  Change  +0.57  % change  +7.3%   Broker calls Eagle Research (ERA) – Buy, price target $14.00 Well off its all-time high of $12.15 reached in October last year, gold and silver miner Kingsgate Consolidated (KCN) jumped 7.3% on Thursday as gold prices soared above $1,800 – yet…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – WEC & CSR

  #FOTO:1192:300# Top Gainer: White Energy (WEC)  Closing price  $2.06  Change  +0.215  % change  +11.7%   After hitting an all-time high of $4.16 nine months ago on 11th October 2010, WEC has been in freefall, and now sits at less than half that amount. Despite today’s 11.7% surge taking its two-day gains to 15.1%, it…

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…

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…