Romano Sala Tenna

Back in November 2018, we wrote exclusively for LiveWire that we remained a ‘Viva Believer’ as the stock plumbed to the depths of $1.70 and below. We reasoned that there was still insufficient evidence to indicate whether the significant decline in the refining margin was cyclical or structural. ... Show More

Peter Rae

Reporting season has just ended and so we take a look at how the listed investment companies under our coverage fared over that time. We continue to remind investors that the best way to measure performance of LICs is to look at total returns, either portfolio returns or share price... Show More

Lachlan MacGregor

Whilst innovation continues to present long-term opportunities in the technology sector, the outlook for 2019 is less certain given pending trade negotiations. I just got back from visiting over 50 technology and communications companies in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Seattle, looking for investments that aren’t dependent on the outcome... Show More

Buy Hold Sell

The Australian economy is undoubtedly slowing, which was evident given the number of earnings downgrades and soft results witnessed in the most recent earnings season. And while bottom-up stock pickers try to identify those growth companies poised to rerate based on a catalyst, paying close attention to what is happening... Show More

Tim Carleton

This is the question perplexing many market commentators. There is an adjustment occurring in the residential property market. Property prices nationwide peaked in late 2017 and have since fallen by 9%, bringing them back to mid-2016 levels. According to CoreLogic, property prices peaked in Sydney in July 2017 and have... Show More