Share Market

UNDER THE RADAR

Cash drought hurts ASG

Richard Hemming The cloud computing company is struggling to regain investors' confidence.

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

How to profit from small stocks

Smaller stocks

Nathan Bell It's much harder to make money from minnows - but it's possible if you're prepared to be prudent.

INVESTING

Miners offer more bang for your bullion

David Potts dinkus.

David Potts Goldmining stocks are up 20 per cent even though the market has stayed put.

GETTING STARTED

No rewards for plunging into risky shares

David Potts Research finds there's no compensation for risk in equity markets.

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

Healthy earnings woo investors

Nathan Bell Cochlear and ResMed are Aussie success stories. But is their dominance in question?

THE HONEST BROKER

Stocks go up like a balloon, down like a rocket

Balloon

Marcus Padley It takes time for markets to build value and confidence, but this can be destroyed in a heartbeat.

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

Digging for bargains in the rubble

Nathan Bell Four filters to help you spot mining services stocks with potential.

DIVIDENDS

Bank dividends are too good to be true

David Potts dinkus.

David Potts Chasing bank dividends has been a strategy that has paid in spades.

INVESTING

Mixing it up key to success

Penny Pryor dinkus.

Penny Pryor Spread the risks, and always understand what you are investing in.

HOT STOCK

Litigation funder steps up growth

Greg Smith We regard commercial litigation funder Bentham IMF as an interesting opportunity.

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

Self-managed funds no walk in wonderland

John Addis Advisory websites sell self-managed super funds as tax benefit nirvana, offering the chance to ''boost your returns''.

WHERE TO INVEST

The ABC of investing

The ABCs of investing.

You didn't need the budget to tell you that you are on your own, although a reminder every now and then never goes astray.

INVESTING

Pre-flight checks: 20 essential tips for investors

Richard Evans Use these investment checklists to avoid losing money.

Money: Small stocks do's and don'ts

Nathan Bell Small stocks are better value than they've been in years, but risks remain.

Full-service brokers: we're worth every cent

Marcus Padley Try getting your personal financial issues sorted by a 20-year-old at a call centre - then you'll see why you're paying $19.95 a trade.

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

Do’s and don’ts when looking to small stocks

Nathan Bell The last few years have favoured the big over the nimble.

THE CHARTIST

Starbucks losing its froth

Starbucks.

Rod Myer The company has received positive press lately, but this chart shows a different picture.

SHARES RACE

From feather duster back to rooster as market slips back

The competition starts afresh with participants racing to see who can makes the best virtual pile of cash.

David Potts From feather duster last time, yours truly is rooster in the first week of our new four-week shares race.

THE CHARTIST

Momentum building for Amcor

Amcor.

Rod Myer Amcor has a long history but no longer resembles the paper and packaging giant of old. After a shaky GFC, it has staged a strong recovery.

INVESTING

Seven wonders of the investing world

Big oil: Shale oil is transforming the US economy.

Where will money be made in the longer term? David Potts tells all.