These stocks were the ones considered to stand up in an environment of low interest rates, wild swings in global currencies, and all different types of economic growth.
You don’t need to get in on the ground floor to do well. If an opportunity looks goods, the important thing is that you get in somewhere.
Low interest rates are forcing many investors to find other ways to generate income what is often missed is the impact of interest rates on option prices.
If you try to buy or sell a stock to take advantage of a news driven story, there’s a good chance you’ll get the timing terribly wrong.
In 2016, after years of promise, resource stocks have finally started to rebound. The only issue now is whether they can keep going.
Imagine another 1% worth of RBA rate cuts. Sounds good in theory for your mortgage… unless the banks don’t pass it on at all.
The RBA announced at 2.30pm yesterday afternoon yet another cut in the cash rate — to 1.5%. It signals that the RBA is running out of ammunition.
Coming into this reporting season, you’re going to see a range of articles about companies looking to undertake share buybacks.
Performance charts can be fascinating. They condense a lot of information into a single line. But like first impressions, they don’t tell you everything.
If people won’t accept being paid less — or they won’t accept being paid appropriate money for their job — then the workforce will automate.