Buy Hold Sell

There have been some astounding one-day moves this reporting season among the market darling midcaps, including Altium jumping 20%, Webjet soaring 30%, Blackmores plummeting 25%, and Bingo getting kneecapped by 49%. In this week's episode of Buy Hold Sell, we look past these wild moves to seek relative stability and resilience... Show More

Equities
Ben Rundle

Given the substantial fall in private vehicle sales seen throughout 2018, in our view, the risk of owning Smartgroup (SIQ.ASX) into the result was greater than it has been for past periods given they are a provider of salary packaging and novated car leases. However, the performance of a business... Show More

Buy Hold Sell

It’s that time of year! After months of macro dominated action, ASX-listed companies are reporting their earnings and showing investors what’s really going on. Expectations are the name of the game and this February it’s not just about the result but also the guidance and outlook commentary. Research has shown... Show More

Equities
Alex Cowie

Equity indices everywhere were in the red last year, yet the three most tipped stocks from the 2018 Livewire reader survey, Afterpay Touch, CSL and BHP, all finished well in the black. They gained (excluding dividends) 107.7%, 31.0%, and 15.8% respectively, or 52% on average. While the order has changed,... Show More

Ben Rundle

In this podcast, Andrew Pridham, CEO of Moelis Australia tells us: "The one thing that all good businesses have is good people, a really clear vision of what they want to achieve and they are not worried by short-term volatility. They have a plan and they stick to it." Show More

Ben Rundle

In the current economic environment many companies are finding it difficult to grow earnings organically so they are turning to acquisitions more frequently. Adding further incentive for management teams to acquire businesses is the disparity between the valuation of an ASX-listed public company and a private company. This can create... Show More

Ben Rundle

'I Did it My Way' is a podcast series by NAOS Asset Management in which we interview business leaders who have had great success in their field. We find out the key ingredients to running a good business, how to handle failure and the lessons they have learned along the... Show More