Future generation stock ideas are outperforming

Alex Cowie

A cohort of Australia’s leading fund managers gathered at the 2017 Future Generation Investment Forum two weeks ago, each presenting their top stock idea. A clear trend is already emerging in the domestic stocks mentioned. While the broader market has pulled back 2.2% since the Forum, this group of stocks... Show More

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15 fresh investment ideas from Future Generation

Livewire Exclusive

The 2017 Future Generation Investment Forum has been a resounding success. Livewire provided coverage of the event in which 13 of Australia’s leading fund managers all offered at least one of their best stock ideas. Presenting firms include Magellan Financial Group, Tribeca Investment Partners, Wilson Asset Management, Morphic Asset Management,... Show More

Wilson, Murray and Johnson: How they’re investing today

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Livewire recently hosted an intimate investor evening where a handful of investors had the opportunity to hear how three local fund managers are investing today. The session covers the big picture view, investing strategy and also touches on a handful of stocks that look attractive (and a few that don’t). Show More

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Result of the week: Afterpay

Dean Fergie

Afterpay (AFY.ASX), a provider of interest-free payment solutions for retail customers, has consistently beaten market expectations since listing in April 2016. That trend has continued this week with its 1H17 result producing some truly astonishing trading metrics: underlying sales of $145m (+370%); revenue of $6m (+417%) and an inaugural operating... Show More

Lay by working for Afterpay

Wilson Asset Management

On Wednesday, online credit service company Afterpay Holdings Limited (ASX: AFY) provided a business update for the quarter ended 31 December 2016. Afterpay reported retail sales of over $100 million for Q2 FY17, up over 145% from the previous quarter. The company said it has continued to experience strong growth... Show More

Why Afterpay (ASX:AFY) is one of Cyan's top small-cap picks.

Dean Fergie

This morning the recently listed Afterpay (ASX:AFY) announced its first quarter results with all metrics (merchants, end-customers, merchant sales and, importantly, fees to AFY) up over 100% in the June quarter. Even before today's announcement, the stock had risen more than 60% since its ASX debut in early May 2016.... Show More