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Debt Binge Hangover Coming

Today’s edition begins with a question: Is there a touch more glitter to gold right now? Answer: You bet there is. Especially for bullion priced in Australian dollars. But can the...

Back Cannabis in This Market

Volatility in stocks is whipping the markets around like a yoyo. Last week, the Aussie stock market had its best day in two years. Yesterday, it fell to a 23-month low. But...

Property Bargains Coming to the Melbourne Fringe

Today’s Profit Watch is going to reveal a link between Mexican energy policy and the Australian housing market. ...

Primed for a Christmas Rally

The American economy is moving right on track as far as Profit Watch is concerned. That means we’re on track for a strong 2019 when it comes to US stocks…which...

The ‘Silent’ Bull Market

Feel that gush of wind? That’s the world letting out a big, relieved sigh. Apparently, the outlook for the US stocks isn’t so bad after all. The Nasdaq was up nearly...

Amazon HQ2: A Speculator’s Delight

Now here’s a bit of fun… Literally this time last week I told you real estate speculators would move in wherever Amazon decides to place its second headquarters in the...

Musk’s Revenge to Fire ASX Battery Plays

US stocks are still under pressure this week. They took a hit Tuesday. The market was closed Wednesday. And they were mixed again overnight (our time). Aussie stocks will reflect this. It’s...

The Future of Transport Arrives

Perhaps the finest phrase in finance is creative destruction. Nothing captures the spirit of innovation, destruction and renewal that defines capitalism quite like it. This wind is ripping through the transportation...

The K Wave Effect in Today’s Market

The markets are not always kind to those that dare to have a crack at forecasting the future. Back in Baltimore the other week, I had a bunch of old...

Your Market Guide to 2019’s ‘Hot’ Commodity

Mr Market is feeling a touch better about life right now. The US market has bounced this week. The Fed chairman gets the credit for recent comments. Recently we’ve made...

A Taste of Columbian Green

There aren’t many investment insights that come over breakfast - at least for me anyway. But today was different. You could say the Wall Street Journal gave it to me...

Jump Aboard the Wall Street Express

Buckle up for the US bull market to keep running in 2019. US stocks are roaring! But you wouldn’t know it taking your cue off the headline indices. They’re treading water while...

The ‘Whale’ Reveals True Nature of Government

Today’s Profit Watch begins in Malaysia before we fly to Ireland and discuss the nature of the pub business. Both countries serve a fine example of why government should be...

Stocks to Fire From Here

The stock market could be about to come to life just in time for Christmas. Get ready to start hunting for some trades. You know the likely reason. The G20...

SQM Proves the Lithium Bears Wrong

Yesterday, we left you with an instruction: Keep an eye on the third-quarter earnings release from major lithium player SQM. SQM is the second largest lithium producer in the world. If...

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Your Opportunity: The Chinese Shut Out

Uh-oh, keep your eye on the telecommunication sector this month. This is where all the action is presently, both here in Australia and overseas. First,...