Woolworths released an update to their Operating Model Review. Brad Banducci, CEO of WOW, said the turnaround of the business has shown real momentum.
The more consistent a stock’s income stream is, and the more its dividends grow (sustainably), the higher the value the market will put on it.
You don’t need to predict the future to make money. Rather, it’s about having a strategy that can shift the odds in your favour, while managing risk.
In the investment game, it’s not just about which stocks you put your money in. It’s also about having the right temperament.
Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd [ASX:DMP] was down marginally. The entire Aussie market declined following weak sessions in the US and in Europe.
Typically, central banks use monetary policy (interest rates) to stimulate or stymie demand. It’s all about finding the right balance of growth and inflation — not too hot, and not too cold. Or as the phrase goes: the ‘Goldilocks economy’.
I’ve outlined three strategies today. These can make the unknown less daunting. I hope they help you make the uncomfortable a little more comfortable.
It’s an especially smart strategy in this volatile and high-risk market. Most investors have hated resources stocks for the past five years.
It is unlikely that both gold and shares will continue to rise. It is just a question of which one will drop first. When it comes down to it, there are more reasons for gold to blink first.
Monetary and political disorder is always good for gold. If Trump wins the election later this year, the price will go through the roof!