This morning AMP’s first half net profit plunged 74.2%, from $445 million to $115 million. Shares were trading at $3.35 at yesterday’s close, a drop of 38.3% in as little as six months. There's tough times are ahead for Australia’s biggest financial service company but this doesn’t leave the possibility of a...
IBM has just announced the beta of IBM Blockchain Platform Starter Plan. This will make blockchain more accessible, which could create a boom for biotech firms.
The trade war is weighing heavily on everyone's minds. But instead of playing it, I’ve got something far simpler for you. It's about investing in something solid that you know and understand.
Are tech stocks immune from a global slowdown? Well, they actually generate nearly 60% of their revenue from overseas. That makes them highly vulnerable to sanctions if the trade war does escalate.
Leverage is the swing factor that could make your fortune or wipe you out. Some traders use leverage with great effect. But for others it ends in disaster. So how does it work?
For Warren Buffett, selling is usually something he doesn’t think about. The longer he stays invested will add exponentially to his total gain. It’s a very simple yet powerful idea. So anytime Buffett sells something, it makes headlines.
Wesfarmers Limited [ASX:WES] has had a very eventful first half of the year. Its business structure has been seen many changes, the intention being to demerge from Coles. However, in the wake of its business decisions it has grown by 17.55% in the span of a year.
You only need two things to find wonderfully cheap stocks. The first is earnings yield. The second is return on invested capital. This is a great way to find amazing gems hidden in the market.
Should you invest in India? Why not? Successful investing usually works everywhere. So why wouldn’t it work in India?
If investing is stressful and exciting, you’re probably doing it wrong. The act of investing should be boring. Once you’ve found a stock with a promising future, all you have to do is buy and hold it.