Rudi Filapek-Vandyck

Welcome to the FNArena Reporting Season Monitor for the February result season 2019. The Monitor reports ratings and consensus price target changes, along with brief summaries of the collective responses, from FNArena database brokers for each of 300+ stocks. Week 4 is now available below, with coverage of 284 stocks. Show More

James Gerrish

A weaker session played out across the Australian market today, and while there were a raft of stocks trading ex-dividend, a drop of -58points at the index level was still the first meaningful pullback we’ve seen this calendar year. Asian markets were weaker today, although China added +0.5% after a... Show More

Michael Frazis

We’ve been tracking Afterpay’s US roll-out by following inbound traffic on sites like SimilarWeb, which helped us ride out the recent volatility. SimilarWeb showed months ago that Urban Outfitters, a US store, was the number one source of inbound traffic, ahead of any Australian website. This was quite an achievement,... Show More

James Gerrish

While the focus is squarely on the banks, there are other areas that may be impacted, some more aggressively so. This obviously includes mortgage brokers such as Mortgage Choice (ASX:MOC) and Yellow Brick Road (ASX:YBR) along with Home loans (ASX: HOM), the old resimac business and Finsure which is goldfields... Show More

Dean Fergie

Splitit (ASX:SPT) has had an incredible debut on the ASX since its listing on the 29th January 2019, with the stock galloping from its 20c IPO price to an intraday day high of 74c before settling at 55c on the 31st January; an extraordinary 175% two-day gain. Show More