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November 16, 2017

Why is Perpetual underperforming?

The share price of Perpetual (ASX:PPT) has been underperforming the S&P/ASX 200. We look at the reasons why and whether the chart for PPT shows some support building at current levels. A background on Perpetual PPT is a wealth management company that operates three divisions, namely Perpetual Investments, Perpetual Private and Perpetual Corporate Trust. Perpetual Investments provides investment management services
November 16, 2017
Your Stock Request

“Your Stock Request” – 16 November 2017

“Your Stock Request” is a weekly video where we analyse share price charts for stocks on the Australian market (ASX) as requested by you! Email us at mail@fairmontequities.com with your stock request. Limit of one per person, no guarantee of a mention. This week’s stock request: (ASX:ORA), (ASX:NAN), (ASX:VLW), (ASX:MYR), (ASX:IPL)   Latest prices available on the ASX website.  
November 15, 2017
Bitcoin Blockchain

What is Bitcoin? Demystifying Blockchain and Bitcoin

There has been a lot of news recently on blockchain and in particular bitcoin. The price of Bitcoin has had an amazing run as it was trading at US$0.39 in 2010 and it currently trading at US$7,387. These terms may be intimidating to the non-tech savvy person so in this article we will explain the concepts of blockchain and bitcoin
November 13, 2017
Stock watch

Video: Can the Aussie market hold onto 6000?

Michael Gable is an expert guest commentator for the Finance News Network, presenting “Stock Watch” each week – covering stock tips and shares on the Australian market (ASX). This video is dated 13 November 2017.  Shares covered: (ASX:STO), (ASX:CAT), (ASX:KAR), (ASX:RFF), (ASX:ARU), (ASX:ORI) Click on the image below to access the video:   Did you like this video? Share this page on Facebook and Twitter! Sign
November 13, 2017
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Share tips – 13 November 2017

Share tips and stock recommendations for the Australian (ASX) share market – buy, hold, and sell. Michael Gable is an expert guest commentator for the stock market newsletter thebull.com.au. This post is an extract from the newsletter on thebull website dated 13 November 2017. You can access the full version of the article HERE. Share Tips BUY (ASX:GRR) GRR is a speculative trade.
November 13, 2017

Macro-Micro: SoMPing the AUD – anyone for retail therapy?

The Macro stuff: Can’t escape what happened in the AUD over the weekend – despite a weak USD to finish last week’s trading week – AUD lost ground, and from where I am sitting it’s all to do with the Statement of Monetary Policy (SoMP). The suggestion from the release is pretty clear – RBA will be unable to reach
November 9, 2017
Your Stock Request

“Your Stock Request” – 9 November 2017

“Your Stock Request” is a weekly video where we analyse share price charts for stocks on the Australian market (ASX) as requested by you! Email us at mail@fairmontequities.com with your stock request. Limit of one per person, no guarantee of a mention. This week’s stocks: (ASX:OFX), (ASX:WIC), (ASX:D13), (ASX:MLB), (ASX:QAN), (ASX:AMC)     Michael Gable is managing director of Fairmont Equities.
November 9, 2017

An emerging opportunity with GWA

Shares in GWA Group (ASX:GWA) have pulled back during the last few months and seem to be finding support after their recent AGM. Are we seeing a buying opportunity emerge? GWA is a designer, importer and distributor of bathrooms and kitchen brands and products across Australia and NZ. It is also a designer, manufacturer, importer and distributor of a comprehensive
November 8, 2017

Michael Gable on Switzer TV – 7 November 2017

Michael Gable chatted with Peter Switzer on Tuesday 7 November 2017 on Sky News Business, about the Australian market (S&P/ASX 200) pushing through 6000 and shares his charts on BHP (ASX:BHP), National Australia Bank (ASX:NAB), and Woodside (ASX:WPL). Click the image below to view the video on SwitzerDaily:   Michael Gable is managing director of Fairmont Equities. Sign up to
November 8, 2017

Analysis of the silver price chart – our forecast

The chart for silver is looking very interesting here and we could soon be seeing an opportunity to buy silver stocks if prices break to the upside. A recent article in the Australian Financial Review noted that silver prices have drifted lower. When we look at the chart though, we can see that the pullback doesn’t appear very bearish. Below
November 6, 2017
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Video: Woodside shares heading to $33

Michael Gable is an expert guest commentator for the Finance News Network, presenting “Stock Watch” each week – covering stock tips and shares on the Australian market (ASX) with Woodside (ASX:WPL) being today’s focus. This video is dated 6 November 2017.  Shares covered: (ASX:WPL), (ASX:ORG), (ASX:NAB), (ASX:LYC), (ASX:A2M) Click on the image below to access the video:     Did you like this video? Share
November 6, 2017

Macro-Micro: A Deluge, A Bank and the SoMP

Huge week of Macro and Micro data – three central banks, PMIs from all point of the world, GDP prelims, manufacturing data construction data etc. etc. etc. However, need to point out that Australia actually has the data to watch both from a Macro perspective and a Micro one this week. Macro Stuff: Tuesday – RBA Meeting Although the majority
November 3, 2017

Stocks to buy with a lower Australian dollar

In the last two months, we have seen the Australian dollar shed nearly 5% to the US dollar. From nearly US$0.81, one Australian dollar is now fetching closer to US$0.77. As the outlook for the Australian dollar turns more negative, investors need to be aware of how this can impact their share holdings. We have previously written on this blog
November 2, 2017
Your Stock Request

“Your Stock Request” – 2 November 2017

“Your Stock Request” is a weekly video where we analyse stocks as requested by you! Email us at mail@fairmontequities.com with your stock request. Limit of one per person, no guarantee of a mention. This week’s stocks: (ASX: TPM), (ASX: MLX), (ASX: SUN), (ASX: WPL), (ASX: HVN) Michael Gable is managing director of Fairmont Equities. Sign up to our newsletter. It
November 1, 2017

The 4 questions that TechnologyOne needs to answer

TechnologyOne (ASX: TNE) trades on a high multiple, recently downgraded earnings, and the share price has been trending lower for the last year. Their full-year results are coming up on 21 November so what does the future hold, and what are the 4 main issues that the Company needs to address? TechnologyOne is Australia’s largest enterprise resource planning (ERP) Software