Brian Han The New South Wales state government has invited Crown Limited to move to closer towards its proposed six-star hotel in Sydney.
Brian Han Trade Me dominates the New Zealand digital landscape with an unassailable online leadership position in auctions, as well as property and automotive classifieds.
Brian Han Industry-wide gloom is masking what is a strong cyclical play with a healthy balance sheet.
Rod Myer It's been a long time between drinks for the FTSE 100. The Footsie reached a record monthly high of 6977 points during the dot.com bubble in 1999 and has never returned to such heights.
Richard Livingston Discussions about residential property often descend into a debate about values. For the record, I think property is overvalued
John Collett Just like amateur investors, fund managers can be seduced by investment fashions. Data shows that those funds which perform best avoid themes and judge each stock on its merits.
John Collett Market recoveries have made for a very good year for share-based managed funds and their investors.
THE 'HONEST' BROKER
Marcus Padley Glamorous and well-appointed they may be but Las Vegas' casinos are simple machines for making money from mug punters. The share market is a similar set-up.
Nathan Bell We all make mistakes - even seasoned investors. The key is to learn from them and move on.
Rod Myer Telco small fry iiNet has been in an uptrend for six months and is moving into an interesting and potentially profitable formation.
John Collett If history is any guide, the sharemarket should get a lift out of the election.
David Potts Mining sector may be losing its boom, but there's still money to be made.
John Collett Fund managers and analysts are warning small investors to be careful about investing in small resources stocks.
UNDER THE RADAR
Richard Hemming As the McMillan Shakespeare car-wreck proves, changes in policy - or changes in government - can be very bad news.
Richard Livingston There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics. Nowhere does it apply more than the world of investing and finance.
Emma Bi and Sheridan Prasso With Hong Kong's sharemarket and property market flagging, investors are pouring their money into taxi licences, fueling talk of a bubble.
Brian Han Building products maker is one of the ASX-listed companies that is most leveraged to the US housing recovery.
UNDER THE RADAR
Richard Hemming Investors are still punting on explorers, it's just that they're in medical research. Just look at the share prices of Prana Biotechnolog and Nanosonics.
Nathan Bell With the market surging and the new tax year well upon us, it's a good time to bring your pruning shears in from the garden and set to work tidying up your portfolio.
Rod Myer While traders often focus on short-term price moves, we look at the resources sector over the long-term using a yearly chart to paint a picture of underlying market trends.