Nick Sundich

coal be phased out in Australia

When will coal be phased out in Australia? And what will this mean for ASX coal and energy stocks?

When will coal be phased out in Australia? It is inevitable that coal’s days are numbered, although the Russia-Ukraine war…

Woolworths shares

Here are 5 reasons why Woolworths shares aren’t as great an investment as you might think

Woolworths shares may at first glance appear to be one of the most risk-free investments on the ASX. It has…

Australian merger and acquisition laws

Australian merger and acquisition laws will be overhauled in 2026. Is this good or bad for ASX stocks?

Last week, the government introduced changes Australian merger and acquisition laws not seen in nearly 5 decades. The ACCC had…

Virgin Australia IPO

The Virgin Australia IPO: 4 reasons Blue Horseshoe doesn’t like it

The long awaited Virgin Australia IPO may not happen at all. Ever since it was bought by Bain Capital after…

gamestop

GameStop (GME): How it became the greatest ever meme stock in 2021

The transformation of GameStop Corp. (GME) into a “meme stock” is a fascinating event. It underscores the power of collective…

Australian Ethical Investment

3 reasons we like Australian Ethical Investment (ASX:AEF) right now

Australian Ethical Investment (ASX: AEF) is one of the best ways to leverage the growth in ESG investing on the…

should i buy air new zealand shares

Should I buy Air New Zealand shares given they’re still down over 65% from pre-COVID levels?

The question ‘Should I buy Air New Zealand shares?’ has been one many investors have asked, but any who thought…

investing in bitcoin in 2024

Investing in Bitcoin in 2024: Here’s the ultimate investor’s guide!

We’ve compiled the ultimate guide to Investing in Bitcoin in 2024! Should you consider investing in it? What is the…

opening hours of the asx

What are the opening hours of the ASX? What are the 2024 market holidays and are they set in stone?

The opening hours of the ASX are 6 every day that the market opens. Simply put, they are 10am to…

Woolworths and Coles shares

Will Woolworths and Coles shares be hit by new supermarket regulation in 2024?

Woolworths and Coles shares are facing regulatory scrutiny like no other companies are right now. After months of allegations that…

Block shares listed on the ASX

2 years since Block shares listed on the ASX: Can it boost to new heights in 2024?

The Afterpay acquisition was not just noteworthy because it was the biggest corporate takeover in Australian history, but also because…

ASX stocks will need to Climate report

ASX stocks will need to Climate report from 2025: Is this a big deal?

Like it or not, ASX stocks will need to Climate report from 2025. In other words, they will need to…

westgold is merging with karora

Westgold is merging with Karora Resources and creating a A$2.2bn company: Is it a match made in heaven?

This morning, investors heard the news that Westgold is merging with Karora Resources, a TSX-listed gold miner. The deal will…

Can foreigners invest in ASX shares?

Can foreigners invest in ASX shares? Yes, but with a handful of caveats and considerations

Can foreigners invest in ASX shares? The simple answer is yes, although it isn’t as simple for them as it…

dimerix

Dimerix (ASX:DXB): In Phase 3 for FSGS and so far, so very good!

There aren’t many ASX biotech stocks in Phase 3, and even fewer with successful interim data, but Dimerix (ASX:DXB) is…

WAAAX stocks

WAAAX stocks in 2024: WAAAX on, WAAAX off!

Remember the days when WAAAX stocks were outperforming FAANG stocks, so we were told by journalists and analysts? The WAAAX…

Seek revenue

Seek (ASX:SEK): One of the best ASX tech stocks, but strongly overvalued

Online employment marketplace Seek (ASX:SEK) may be formally categorised as ‘Media and Entertainment’ by the ASX, although it is difficult to…

Archer Materials

Archer Materials (ASX:AXE): There’s more to the company than many investors think

Archer Materials (ASX:AXE) has long attracted intrigue as the only ASX company in quantum computing, although there is far more…

broker downgrades

Here’s why broker downgrades can cause such a big hit to stocks

There are plenty of ways a stock can be hit, but broker downgrades can be amongst the most contentious.  …

tax deductions for stock investors

Here are 4 tax deductions for stock investors to claim this tax time and maximise their refund!

There are plenty of tax deductions for stock investors to claim, they just need to be aware of them! Although…

Treasury Wine Estates

Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE): China’s 200% wine tariffs have been consigned to history, so is it now back to business as usual?

Last Thursday, just before we all went on Easter holidays, Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE) investors had the day they had…

aussie broadband

Aussie Broadband (ASX:ABB): A likeable telco that can reach for the skies again

Aussie Broadband (ASX:ABB) is a good illustration of a Telco stock you can like (as opposed to Telstra). Since listing on…

Zombie companies

Zombie Companies: How can you identify them & avoid them like the plague?

Are you invested in zombie companies? You could well be without even knowing it and you need to get out…

prepare your portfolio for a recession

Here’s how to prepare your portfolio for a recession and the top 4 ASX stocks for a recession

How to prepare your portfolio for a recession? While we cannot comment on individual investors’ portfolio, there are some strategies…

ASX explorers in farm in agreements

Poised for success? Here are 5 ASX explorers with farm-in agreements with major miners

We’re taking a look at ASX explorers with farm-in agreements with major miners in place. Because while there are hundreds…

best ASX stocks for April 2024

Here are the 4 best ASX stocks for April 2024

Here are the 4 best ASX stocks for April 2024! Each month, we look at the best ASX stocks of…

perseus mining

Perseus Mining (ASX:PRU): This successful Africa-focused gold miner is expanding its portfolio into Tanzania

Perseus Mining (ASX:PRU) is one of the ASX’s under the radar gold stocks. This is not just because it has…

Defensive stocks

Here are 3 ways to identify defensive stocks to protect your portfolio

A defensive stock is an investment that seeks to protect investors from market downturns. Defensive stocks generally have a low…

spin out companies

4 factors to consider if spin out companies make good investments

Spin out companies come into existence whenever a company decides to separate a division from the parent company into a…

Liontown Resources

Liontown Resources (ASX:LTR): Have collapsed lithium prices sent the one-time market darling from spectacular riches to rags?

We’ve all heard the saying ‘rags to riches’ and when Liontown Resources (ASX:LTR) found Kathleen Valley, it was the perfect…

why is gold a safe haven

Why is gold a safe haven asset? Here are the top 4 reasons

Why is gold a safe haven asset? In this article, we look at this question and ask whether or not…

pandemic stocks

Pandemic Stocks: Here are 4 that benefited permanently and 4 that crashed

The name pandemic stocks is one you might not have heard for a while, with the pandemic well behind us.…

rebound stocks

Here are 5 rebound stocks and 5 that could be about to be the next success stories

One of the best ways to make money from stocks is from so-called rebound stocks. By this we mean stocks…

technologyone

TechnologyOne (ASX:TNE) is a great company, but is it overvalued?

TechnologyOne (ASX:TNE) is one of those solid growth companies that we wouldn’t recommend investors to buy. It has been a…

how to buy US shares from Australia

Here’s how to buy US shares from Australia and 5 key factors for investors to consider

Many investors want to know how to buy US shares from Australia and we’ll seek to answer that question in…

highest yielding ASX dividend stocks

4 of the highest yielding ASX dividend stocks

Income oriented investors search hard and far for the highest yielding ASX dividend stocks. It is a list of stocks…

stocks burying bad news

Stocks burying bad news: Here are 4 types of bad announcements that companies try to slip past you by releasing after 4.10pm

Stocks burying bad news is something that all investors will encounter at some stage in their investing journey. But some…

under the radar ASX Gold stocks

Here are 5 under the radar ASX gold stocks that gained over 300% in 5 years

Despite the rally in gold, there are plenty of under the radar ASX gold stocks. In particular, there are a…

Black Rock Mining

Black Rock Mining (ASX:BKT): A mouth-watering graphite play in Tanzania with a US$1.4bn NPV project

Black Rock Mining (ASX:BKT) is developing the Mahenge Graphite Project in Tanzania. It is hoping to capitalise on the hot…

ASX penny stocks

3 reasons why ASX penny stocks have such an awkward reputation

Penny stocks, especially ASX penny stocks, have a bad reputation in the investing world. They are associated with high risk and…

never buy an airline

‘Never buy an airline’: Who said this and does it still hold in the post-COVID-19 travel boom?

Never buy an airline – you’ve probably heard this saying before. Just why is this said and is it still…

transurban

Transurban (ASX:TCL): Is it at risk of losing its valuable monopolies?

Transurban (ASX:TCL) is a unique stock on the ASX. No other stock has such long-term monopolies as Transurban does on…

asx query

Why do companies get an ASX query? These are the 3 most common reasons

In this article, we look at why your company might get an ASX query? Specifically, the 3 most common reasons.…

Bellevue Gold

Bellevue Gold (ASX:BGL): Meet Australia’s newest gold producer, newly minted in 2024!

Bellevue Gold (ASX:BGL) is Australia’s newest gold producer. It has timed its run pretty well given gold prices are booming…

4 ASX stocks that Australian Ethical bought or sold recently

4 ASX stocks that Australian Ethical bought or sold recently

We often like to look at shares that well known ASX fund managers are trading, and today we’re looking at…

BHP shares

BHP shares have the ASX’s highest valuation at $220BN – but are they worth it?

BHP shares are the ASX’s most valuable, with the company capped at over A$220bn. Only CBA (ASX:CBA) comes remotely close,…

freelancer

Freelancer (ASX:FLN): The world’s largest workforce, powered by AI

Freelancer (ASX:FLN) is one of the ASX’s most intriguing stocks. The company is positioning itself as the ‘Amazon of services,’…

ASX quarterly rebalance

Here are 5 stocks that got promoted in the ASX quarterly rebalance, and 5 that got demoted

On Monday March 18, the ASX quarterly rebalance will be effective. Stocks will be promoted into new indices, while others…

tax implications of investing in stocks

Tax implications of investing in stocks and how to slash your bill

The tax implications of investing in stocks are not often considered when you first start investing, although you may get…

gross margins

Here’s why you need to watch gross margins as much as net margins

When looking at margins, gross margins are not typically considered by retail investors. But by considering them, you might gain…

Wisetech shares

WiseTech shares are way overvalued because of 1 thing investors are missing

Ever since WiseTech shares were under pressure in 2019/20 after a short-seller report and the Corona Crash, there’s been practically…

reflexivity theory

What is Reflexivity theory in relation to stocks and here’s how it made George Soros rich

If you have ever thought your stocks is influenced more by perceptions and actions of investors rather than fundamentals, that…

Life360

Life360 (ASX:360): What other company lets you know where your loved ones are?

Life360 (ASX:360) is this week’s stock of the week. It is both an international and domestic stock, because the Silicon…

Cettire shares

Cettire shares are under big pressure after the boss sells shares yet again

It hasn’t been a good week for Cettire shares. The ecommerce player is one of the few to be better…

dual class shares

Here’s what you need to know about dual class shares and why the ASX still bans them in 2024

If you want to invest in the world’s biggest tech companies, you need to know about Dual class shares. Even…

ASX stocks that changed their name

Here are 4 ASX stocks that changed their name recently

How often do you find ASX stocks that changed their name and you likely didn’t know about it? Stocks can…

Reece shares (ASX:REH): A great company, but significantly overvalued

Reece shares (ASX:REH) represent ownership in one of two plumbing companies in the ASX 200 – the other being Reliance…

Weebit Nano

Weebit Nano (ASX:WBT): Here’s why it has done so well and why the next 2 years will be extremely exciting!

Our long-time followers would know we are big fans of Weebit Nano (ASX: WBT). This company has delivered stellar returns…

investing in stocks for retirement

Investing in stocks for retirement: Here’s why you should give it serious thought

Investing in stocks for retirement is an excellent option to consider. Investing in stocks can help you build a substantial nest…

politicians on ASX boards

Politicians on ASX boards: Here are 10 of the most noteworthy

We’re taking a look at politicians on ASX boards. In politics, your time comes and goes, and eventually it is…

Xero

3 reasons why Xero (ASX:XRO) has significant upside right now

Xero (ASX:XRO) is one of the ASX’s best-performing tech stocks over the last decade, offering accounting software helping SMEs do…

best books about share trading

Here are the 5 best books about share trading

Books about share trading are a great way for beginners to get started and for more experienced investors to gain…

NextDC

NEXTDC (ASX:NXT): A good FY25 growth opportunity on paper, but it comes at a cost

This week’s deep dive is on NEXTDC (ASX:NXT). It is the biggest data centre stock on the ASX and the…

Kogan

Here’s why Kogan (ASX:KGN) should be on your watchlist for FY25

Kogan shares (ASX:KGN) have been volatile in the past couple of years, but is a better future ahead of it? At…

how to read stock charts

Want to know how to read stock charts well? Here’s your ultimate 2024 guide to Technical Analysis

Many investors will know technical analysis has become an increasingly important part of stock analysis, but they may not know…

asx stocks in voluntary administration

ASX stocks in voluntary administration: Here are 4 that have bitten the dust recently

There are a number of ASX stocks in voluntary administration right now. For varying reasons, the utopia promised by company’s…

Investing in IPOs

Investing in IPOs (Initial Public Offerings) in 2024: Here’s what investors need to know

Investing in IPOs offers the opportunity for investors to make gains they couldn’t make with any other company, but also…

can investing in stocks go wrong

Can investing in stocks go wrong? Yes and here’s 5 ways how

Just how can investing in stocks go wrong? The stock market has dour days for sure, but surely only goes…

Universal store

Universal Store (ASX:UNI): Positioned to benefit in the next 12 months as Millennials and Gen Z spend with a vengence

Let’s take a look at Universal Store (ASX:UNI), a chain of casual fashion stores aimed at Millennial and Gen Z…

Reliance Worldwide

Reliance Worldwide (ASX:RWC): Plumbing supplies as a 4-decade high inflation hedge

Reliance Worldwide (ASX:RWC) is one of the best companies to hold amidst record-high inflation, in our view. As a plumbing supplies…

wam capital

Here are 6 ASX stocks that helped WAM Capital beat the market by more than 5%

WAM Capital (ASX:WAM) is one of several Listed Investment Companies (LICs) operated by Wilson Asset Management. Wilson Asset Management is…

Sonic Healthcare

Sonic Healthcare (ASX:SHL): Australia’s biggest pathology stock is available at a bargain price

It is not often that you can buy a blue-chip stock at a bargain price, but Sonic Healthcare (ASX:SHL) is…

labour hire laws

Albo’s labour hire laws: Here are 4 ASX stocks that could lose from Same Job, Same Pay

One of the biggest gripes amongst the Australian business community has been the labour hire laws passed by the Albanese…

Breville

Breville (ASX:BRG) is brewing up something blissful for 2024, so when should you buy the stock?

Breville (ASX:BRG) is one of those consumer stocks that has been sold off over fears that it will be hit…

ANZ Suncorp deal

The ANZ Suncorp deal was finally approved! Can this deal propel ANZ Bank’s growth over the next 2 years?

Yesterday, ASX investors awoke to news that the proposed tie up between ANZ Suncorp deal (specifically Suncorp’s retail banking arm)…

Beacon Lighting

Beacon Lighting (ASX:BLX): One of our favourite ASX retailers with strong upside potential

Beacon Lighting (ASX:BLX) flies under many investors’ radar, but it really shouldn’t. The family-owned company sells lights and fans to…

consensus estimates

Consensus estimates: How accurate are they and why is it such bad news if companies miss them?

If you’ve read some of our articles before, you might hear us talk a lot about consensus estimates. You may…

macquarie group

Does Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) deserve its reputation as the ‘millionaires factory’? And will it continue into FY25?

Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) has a reputation as the ‘millionaire’s factory’, and it did not just develop it by accident. Despite…

ASX Value Trap stocks

Here are 4 ASX Value Traps and how not to fall into them

One mistake investors can make, especially on the ASX, is to fall for ASX value trap stocks. We thought we…

Vicinity Centres

Vicinity Centres (ASX:VCX) has finally put its COVID-19 armageddon in the rear view mirror

Vicinity Centres (ASX:VCX) is one property stock we’ve been keeping our eyes on for several months. Vicinity Centres has some of…

how to start investing in stocks

Here’s how to start investing in stocks, no matter how much money you can afford to invest

Although many of our readers have begun investing in stocks already, we don’t think it would be unreasonable to think…

stocks or property investment

Stocks or Property Investment: Which asset class delivers higher returns for investors in the long run?

The debate over whether Stocks or Property Investment delivers higher returns is a very popular one to hold, but a…

Stage 3 tax cuts

Stage 3 tax cuts start in July: Which ASX stocks will benefit and which ones could lose?

Starting on July 1, the so-called stage 3 tax cuts will come into effect in Australia. These tax cuts, especially…

JB Hi Fi

JB Hi Fi (ASX:JBH): The ASX’s most in vogue retailer as of 1HY24 can seemingly do no wrong (for now)

Few stocks would surge after a 20% profit decline, but JB Hi Fi (ASX:JBH) is so in vogue with investors…

How to make money in the stock market

How to make money in the stock market? Here are the 2 most reliable ways

How to make money in the stock market? Simply put, it is to buy a stock, whether on the ASX…

IGO shares

IGO shares have more than halved in 7 months – will they bounce back or are you catching a falling knife?

For several years IGO shares reaped the benefits of growing demand for battery metals and the fact it was well…

ASX SaaS stocks

ASX SaaS Stocks: Here’s what you need to know and our Top 4 companies

ASX SaaS stocks stand out amongst tech companies on the bourse as being unique. Software as a Service (SaaS) stocks…

day trading stocks

Day trading stocks: Here is what it involves and is it better than long-term investing?

In recent years, day trading stocks has become an increasingly prominent investment opportunity, enabled by modern technologies like trading apps…

top investing mistakes

Here are the 5 Top investing mistakes and how to avoid them

Sometimes, losing money in the stock market can occur due to bad luck, but other times it is due to…

ASX 200

The ASX 200: Here’s a guide with everything Australian investors need to know

Every stock market has a benchmark indice used to measure the performance of the entire market and the ASX 200…

when will interest rate cuts happen

When will interest rate cuts happen? Investors are hopeful they’ll be soon, but they may not occur until 2025

When will interest rate cuts happen? Seemingly they will occur this year, although there is a disconnect between when investors…

Judo bank

Judo Bank (ASX:JDO): Is it finally getting the recognition it deserves?

Judo Bank (ASX:JDO) has had a difficult couple of years since listing, but is it bound for better times in…

how to research stocks

Here’s how to research stocks: A 3-step process investors can use

Here is our guide for investors looking how to research stocks. As equity analysts with extensive experience over several years…

Objective Corporation

Objective Corporation (ASX:OCL) is a superb ASX 200 tech stock

Objective Corporation (ASX:OCL) is one of a kind. There are few companies with a 2-decade listed life without raising a…

Infomedia

Infomedia (ASX:IFM) is set to rebound strongly in CY24 with the worst of the Tech Wreck behind us

Infomedia (ASX:IFM) is one tech stock that was unfairly sold off during the tech-wreck, but is gradually rebounding with a…

Self Managed Super Funds

Self Managed Super Funds (SMSFs): What are they and how do you set one up?

Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF’s) offer the tools and flexibility that successful long-term investors demand, allowing them increased control over…

Is cash a good investment

Is cash a good investment for your portfolio?

Is cash a good investment for your portfolio? Obviously, investors need cash to start investing. But instead of spending the…

valuing stocks

Valuing stocks: Here are the 4 best methods used by investors

Valuing stocks can be an intimidating prospect for many investors, especially those just starting out. However, there are several well-established methods…

listed retailers

Listed retailers still own brick and mortar stores and there are important reasons why

The exponential increase in online shopping might make listed retailers that own brick and mortar stores appear out of fashion. But…