David Potts Even as the dividends flowed something was missing from this year's profit reports, and perhaps more remarkably, nobody noticed.
Clancy Yeates If you're comparing different asset classes, shares have one significant advantage at the moment: the 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.
David Potts Chasing bank dividends has been a strategy that has paid in spades.
Clancy Yeates A big reason bank stocks have been such a smash hit with investors this year is their great dividends.
John Collett Flying Kangaroo lands a profit but small investors may not be happy.
David Potts The bad news was better than expected in the recent reporting season - and the good news was better still.
David Potts Although a slew of companies have already downgraded their profit hopes, market experts are pointing out that returns are higher, even if the outlook remains uncertain.
Clancy Yeates In an otherwise gloomy climate for investing, dividends are giving shareholders a ray of hope.
David Potts Banks' bonds and shares represent attractive options - but they're not the only high-yielding game in town.
Fund Pick Are the days of cash as the first-choice investment of many risk-adverse investors numbered? With interest rates on their way down, you would think the cash yields on the big banks and stocks such as...
Greg Smith A laggard in many respects, Ten is still a very valuable piece of media real estate.
Daryl Dixon Decisions need to be made on the banking industry - the savings of millions of Australians are at stake.
David Potts Setting such a blistering pace in our shares race, the dartboard might need some of the fire-proofing that is the speciality of its top pick Alexium.
John Collett You have until midnight to apply for shares in the Medibank Private float and investors who manage to snare some could be looking at an early Christmas present.
Clancy Yeates It's important to remember that the big four would not escape a severe economic slump unscathed.
David Potts Despite their objections to the Murray inquiry there's no clear and present danger to bank profits.
James Lennon Smart management is expected to put Australian Vintage on an upward trajectory.
BOURIS ON MONEY
Mark Bouris You may have missed it, but on Tuesday the RBA kept interest rates on hold. Again
THE 'HONEST' BROKER
Marcus Padley The GFC has left a big scar in the public's mind and many people are now highly share averse. More fool them.