aged care

Andrew Stanley

Aged-care operator, Japara Healthcare (ASX:JHC), provides exposure to the strong thematic of Australia's ageing population and its need for high acuity care that many Australians will require. Unlike retirement village living, aged care is not a discretionary decision for many. Show More

Mathan Somasundaram

Market closed positive despite multiple efforts to go higher were met by profit taking on the back of previous five out of the six days delivering negative returns. US market continues to hold stretched levels despite US dollar index beginning to roll over. Global markets continue to struggle with historically... Show More

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Following reporting season, a number of previously well-loved sectors have fallen out of favour with the market. Outdoor advertising, aged care operators, and telecommunications companies have all seen falls of around 30%. Despite the well-established difficulties of operating in the aged care sector, investors got “over-excited” about this area and... Show More

Patrick Poke

A number of analysts have downgraded Australia's aged care operators following a 'clarification' from the government on the types of fees that can be charged: https://agedcare.health.gov.au/programs/residential-care/charging-fees-for-additional-care-and-services-in-residential-aged-care-including-capital-refurbishment-type-fees Show More

CommSec

CommSec Advisory’s Nicky Kritikos speaks with Tom Piotrowski about expectations for future US interest rate rises after Friday’s jobs report, Tuesday’s RBA Board Meeting & the outlook for the aged care sector For more market insights, visit https://www.commsec.com.au/market-news/the-markets.html Show More

Andrew Macken

Australia’s residential aged care providers are seemingly simple businesses that operate provide accommodation and socially-imperative care for our elderly in return for a fee. However, the economics of these businesses are surprisingly complex. Probably the most confusing aspect relates to Refundable Accommodation Deposits (RADs). Think of RAD as a deposit... Show More