Great Returns

A question from the Stock Discussion Group: “Silly question but what would you consider to be a great, an average, and a poor return, from the stock market”. After two days of writing about that (CLICK HERE) and a night infront of the spreadsheets with a bottle of red wine for company, this table turned…

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Investing in Travel Stocks - CTD, FLT, HLO and WEB

Stock Market News: Travel Stocks

Back on October 25th Henry wrote up four travel stocks as an Idea of the Day At the time his order of preference was: #1 Webjet (WEB) #2 Helloworld (HLO) (mainly because of liquidity) #3 Flight Centre (FLT) and #4 Corporate Travel (CTD). Some water has flowed under the bridge since with a good gain…

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ASX: BUY HOLD SELL – Coles (COL)

Coles. We all know it. Most of us probably even shop there. It has come under fierce competition in recent years and in November last year was spun out of Wesfarmers (WES). Almost a year on, we take a look at how the retail giant has performed and what might lie ahead. Before we get…

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Stock Market News: The Banks

IDEA OF THE DAY BANKS It has been a torrid few days for the banks with ANZ cutting its franking from 100% to 70% and WBC cutting its dividend from 94c to 80c and raising $2.0 billion in an institutional share placement at 2532c with a share purchase plan to come. WBC has dropped 6.6%…

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