Skydive the Beach set to soar

Simon Shields

Skydive the Beach (ASX: SKB) is an adventure tourism company. SKBs principal activity is the provision of tandem skydiving and it is named after its original skydiving site on a beach in Wollongong. The skydiving industry has historically been dominated by smaller businesses. SKB has consolidated a fragmented skydiving industry... Show More

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5 reasons why this acquisitive industrial ASX mid-cap will continue to re-rate.

Dean Fergie

This company has been flying since joining the ASX boards in March 2015, with its shares having gained 200%. Is it time to jump out of the Skydive the Beach (ASX:SKB) plane? We certainly think not. Show More


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Buy Hold Sell: Travel, tourism and the consumer

Buy Hold Sell

In this episode of Buy Hold Sell we ask our panel to share their views on a selection of companies offering exposure to travel, tourism and the consumer. After a stellar IPO in late 2014 shares in hotel operator Mantra (ASX:MTR) are now down 40% in 2016 as investors assess... Show More


Skydive the Beach - Out of the flying plane and into Cairns shire.

Dean Fergie

SKB has made a company transformative move in its acquisition of Cairns based adventure tourism company, Raging Thunder (RT). This marks SKB's first move outside its traditional skydiving business and opens up a myriad of new opportunities and prospects to its young, but already incredibly successful, business model. Show More

Skydive glides through reporting season

Wilson Asset Management

On Thursday, Skydive the Beach Group Limited (ASX: SKB) announced its full-year results. The company announced earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) growth of 123%. Shares in SKB closed up 3.5% for the week. We participated in the IPO in March 2015, purchasing shares at 25 cents. Shares... Show More


Two stocks benefiting from tourism tailwinds

Livewire Exclusive

With the AUD holding below 80 US cents, Dean Fergie, Director & Portfolio Manager at Cyan Investment Management, says Australia remains an attractive place for international tourists to visit. One stock set to benefit from these trends is Sealink Travel Group (SLK). "They've got a really nice mix between tourism,... Show More


Skydive the Beach - Selling Excitement (and Narcissism)

Dean Fergie

If my social media feed is anything to go by, there is a growing propensity for individuals to now do 'exciting things' because they can tell the world about it online. Show More

Stott: Two investment themes we like right now

Livewire Equities

Chris Stott, Chief Investment Officer at Wilson Asset Management says the tourism boom and Chinese demand for consumer products are two themes currently providing opportunities for investors. Firstly, Stott says the fall in the currency over recent years has provided a powerful tailwind for tourism and momentum should continue should... Show More