In my mind, hedge funds, on average, find it difficult to beat the market simply because they’re like most people. They give in to irrational behaviour, chase returns and aren’t able to sit still in a group of undervalued investments. So why not remove the human element from the equation?
Small-caps have the potential for huge growth. The kind of growth that most large companies can only dream about. Triple-figure percentage gains. Sometimes more. So how are small-caps so potentially profitable?
Retail Food Group owns various franchises, such as: Crust Pizza, Donut King, Brumby’s Bakery and many others. Yet despite what would seem like a recession proof stock, RFG was one of the worst performers in 2017. And their start in 2018 hasn’t been much better.
Dotz Nano Ltd [ASX:DTZ] shares are up 24% in early trade today. The upswing comes after the company announced it had agreed to a distribution deal in China.
While I was bullish at the start of 2017, I’m not as bullish now based on fundamental factors. But I want to stress that I’m not expecting a market collapse. I think you’ll see stocks fluctuate a lot more in 2018 than they did in 2017.
What a year. Brexit, Trump, North Korea, bitcoin. While it’s nice to check out how much you could have made in 2017, it’s far more interesting to speculate on 2018.
Shares in Aconex Ltd [ASX:ACX] rose 44% yesterday, on the back of a $1.6 billion takeover offer by US tech giant Oracle. Why the share price rise?
On 1 December, Amazon signed a global agreement with GetSwift Ltd [ASX:GSW] to optimise their delivery system. But GetSwift’s 5% share price rise this morning was unrelated to Amazon.
This morning Aconex Ltd [ASX:ACX], a billion-dollar construction software company, jumped up 44%. What caused the share price rise?
With a market cap of over $5 billion, A2M is one of the largest listed infant formula and milk companies. Could smaller competitor Wattle Health Australia Ltd [ASX:WHA] experience the same success?