Daily Report
James Gerrish

The local market ran with the positive lead out of the US and Europe on Friday night, combining with some better than expected China PMI data to send the index over 6200. The unofficial number out over the weekend was better than expected, then official, or Caixin PMI once again... Show More

Livewire Exclusive

Short-term reactionary behaviour is to be expected within every earnings season, and February 2019 was no exception. But opportunities that went misinterpreted or unappreciated by the herd await patient investors willing to block out the noise and really take a look at a company’s fundamentals and growth prospects. Here, we... Show More

Rudi Filapek-Vandyck

The public debate as to whether the US, and by extension the global economy, is heading for a recession has quickly fallen flat in early 2019. Very little works as reassuringly as rising share prices, and as the dire and gloomy final quarter of calendar 2018 has been followed up... Show More

Patrick Poke

Bellwether stock Nvidia was torched on Monday in the US after announcing a downgrade due to a slowdown in China; The US government shutdown comes to an end... for now; hundreds missing as another tailings dam collapses in Brazil; and US Justice Department files charges against Huawei in escalation of... Show More

Fund Manager Q&A
James Marlay

At age 37 Chris Stott has called time on his investment career at Wilson Asset Management. Given the current state of markets I took the opportunity to have one final chat to hear his views on the year ahead. He presents a bearish outlook for the Australian economy fuelled by... Show More

Livewire Exclusive

If reporting season has kept you busy, you may have missed the regular commentary on notable results from Livewire's contributing managers, so we’ve pulled them all together for you here. For the fundies' view on results from Afterpay, Netwealth, Telstra, JB Hifi, REA Group, and 25 other key stocks, click... Show More

Alex Cowie

The intraday price response to a result that beats (or misses) expectations is often just the start, and prices can trend for weeks after. So keep your eyes on the Livewire website for first-to-market fund manager commentary on results from 30 stocks of interest through August reporting season. Show More