Share Market

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

How to get the most out of your dividends

Nathan Bell Cash goes in, cash comes out, right? Businesses that generate free cash flow, or those that eventually will, are what every investor should seek.

SHAREMARKET

Long and the short of those hit by short selling

Katherine Jimenez There's one dark cloud still looming over JB Hi-Fi's share price: Short selling.

ONE-STOP SHOP

Investors flocking to ETFs

Investors are flocking to exchange traded funds.

Pick'n'mix your assets, there are close to 100 exchange traded funds to choose from, writes David Potts.

MOBILE APPS

Monitoring your portfolio while on the go

Alexandra Cain A major shift is happening in online share trading, with investors increasingly using a mobile device to access their online share trading account.

PRIME MEDIA GROUP

TV stock worth a look

Prime Media Group.

Hot Stock Prime Media is leveraged to the programming strength of Seven, the number-one rated TV broadcaster in Australia

THE CHARTIST

Danger signs show up at Macquarie

Rod Myer Macquarie Group is what is known as a "high beta" stock, meaning it tends to move with the general market but these movements are amplified.

GETTING STARTED

Low bond yields bolster sharemarket

David Potts Whenever the sharemarket wobbles, remember the best way to cope is by checking out interest rates.

UNDER THE RADAR

Could Onthehouse provide a tasty morsel for REA?

Onthehouse.

Richard Hemming We don’t like Onthehouse because we think it makes sense for REA to buy it. We like it because it’s cheap.

SHARES RACE

Buy-and-hold strategy wins; all eyes now on US interest rates

David Potts A stumble at the finish line as the market held its breath over Wall Street wasn't enough to stop Money's me from winning the four-week round of our shares race.

UNDER THE RADAR

Ageing boomers point the way for 2014

Richard Hemming What will be the main drivers of the small caps market in 2014? We asked the experts.

THE CHARTIST

Little-fish telco's big swim

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Rod Myer Telco small fry iiNet has been in an uptrend for six months and is moving into an interesting and potentially profitable formation.

MARKET MOVERS

The ballot and the bounce

Keating and Hawke.

John Collett If history is any guide, the sharemarket should get a lift out of the election.

GETTING STARTED

Investors dig healthy returns

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David Potts Mining sector may be losing its boom, but there's still money to be made.

HOT STOCK

Where to now for GrainCorp investors?

Receiving grain at GrainCorp's Hamilton depot.

Greg Smith Despite the blocking of takeover plans, shares in the agribusiness are still worth holding on to.

UNDER THE RADAR

Looking at new year directions

Richard Hemming What are the big themes that are likely to affect little companies next year?

THE CHARTIST

Fibonacci analysis shows Wall Street's bullish run could break records

Rod Myer Combining time and distance magnitudes with Fibonacci number retracements gives an indication of where the US market will head in coming weeks.

SMART INVESTOR

Make 2014 a year of expanded horizons

 

Brendan Swift Australian investors are sitting pretty as the calendar year draws to a close, thanks to stellar returns from residential property and equities.

THE 'HONEST' BROKER

20 simple steps to a share trading fortune

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Marcus Padley Here, condensed into a few easy-to-digest dot points, is all you need to know about the sharemarket.

HOT STOCK

Greencross credentials can only get stronger with merger

Greg Smith It's not just the proposed Petbarn tie-up that makes veterinery services provider worth a punt.

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

Game changer in decision to opt for SMSF

Superannuation choices

Richard Livingston It makes sense to control your own super fund if you limit your costs to 1 per cent.