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What's driving the stellar run in small caps?

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Small caps have surged in recent months. The Emerging Companies index (XEC), which includes stocks such as HUB24, Appen, Imdex, and Updater in its top ten constituents, has gained 17% over the last six months. There are scores of stories from the small end of transformative wins, not least in... Show More

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11 very different growth opportunities

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Greencape is able to invest right across the market, and we had the chance to ask Jonathan Koh where the fund was seeing the best medium-term growth opportunities on the ASX today. In this short exclusive, Jonathan provides a brief overview on 11 stocks straddling all sectors and sizes. Show More

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Buy Hold Sell: 5 hot small-caps

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Buy Hold Sell Livewire

High expectations, high growth, and high risk. Small cap tech stocks are not for the faint of heart; high potential returns are on offer though, if you get the call right. So, find out whether it’s time to subscribe or delete these young companies, with Roger Montgomery and Neil Carter. Show More

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8 strategies for selecting small caps

Dean Fergie
Dean Fergie Cyan Investment Management

One reason regularly quoted to buy a certain stock is because it offers ‘good value’. It is certainly an easy (and lazy) argument for stockbrokers to recommend a company. When I select stocks in the small cap space (ex ASX200) I do not focus on value as I find 'value’... Show More

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Livewire readers' best performing stock ideas: The final quarter

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Alex Cowie Livewire Markets

At the start of each year, we poll our readers for their best stock idea as part of our Outlook Survey. With just one quarter to go, it’s time to check in to see which calls are leading, and hear what our contributors are saying about them. Show More

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Jetstar unequivocally validates Afterpay Touch

Dean Fergie
Dean Fergie Cyan Investment Management

Wednesday's watershed announcement that budget airline Jetstar, wholly owned by the $10bn ASX listed Qantas, is partnering with Afterpay Touch (APT) to offer the Afterpay services to its customers, unequivocally validates Afterpay as a genuine player in the Australian payments space. Show More

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Afterpay: One of the most exciting stocks on the market

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Consumer payments platform, Afterpay Touch, has received a growing chorus of support from Livewire contributors, including Geoff Wilson, Dean Fergie, and Gary Hui from Arowana. Here is what they have been saying, with some pointers on what to look for today when the company reports. Show More

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Buy Hold Sell: Shopping in unlikely places

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Buy Hold Sell Livewire

The retail sector has been as soft as an egg. However, a recent survey of Livewire readers showed that many believe the threat of Amazon is overplayed. We’ve taken this lead to go looking for opportunities in a sector that’s on the nose. Show More

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