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January 22, 2018

Video: Support levels for the Aussie market

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 22 January 2018. Shares covered: (ASX:XJO), (ASX:FLT), (ASX:NUH), (ASX:AMC) Click on the image below to access the video on the FNN site:   Current share prices available here. You can learn more
January 22, 2018
Share tips

Share tips – 22 January 2018

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 dated 22 January 2018. You can access the full version of the article HERE. Buy Recommendations FMG The chart for FMG looks very bullish. In December
January 22, 2018
Evan Lucas

Macro Micro – Possible Bump in the Trump Bump?

Are we about to see the first ‘bump’ in the Trump Bump? News from the weekend that the US government entered its first shutdown since 2013 and the first time ever that a shutdown has occurred when one party controls the White House, House and the Senate suggests this event will be the first real headwind under the 45th Presidents
January 18, 2018
Your Stock Request

“Your Stock Request” – 18 January 2018

“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:JHX), (ASX:WBT), (ASX:NXT), (ASX:IVC), (ASX:SUL), (ASX:GMA) Latest prices available on the ASX website. You
January 18, 2018

Time to grab some Inghams?

Inghams Group (ASX:ING) has been listed for over a year now. It is trading off its recent highs so we examine whether this now represents an opportunity to grab a slice of Inghams Group shares. Inghams Group is a vertically integrated poultry producer with its own quarantine facilities and feedstock supplies. In FY17, poultry accounted for 88% of sales with the
January 17, 2018

Is Woolworths a SELL before the February results?

Woolworths (ASX:WOW) shares have staged a great recovery during the last 18 months. However when I look at the technicals of Woolworths as well as its valuation, I question whether they can continue on here. A catalyst for some movement would be the half yearly results in February. This means that investors in Woolworths might have to consider taking some
January 15, 2018

What is OPEC and its Impact on the Economy

What is OPEC? OPEC stands for Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries. It is a cartel which consist of 12 oil-producing countries. They include Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Venezuela, Qatar, Indonesia, Libya, The United Arab Emirates, Algeria, Nigeria, Ecuador, Gabon, Angola and Equatorial Guinea. OPEC is a permanent intergovernmental organisation which is headquartered in Vienna Austria. The organisation controls 78
January 15, 2018
Evan Lucas

Macro-Micro: Goldilocks and the no bears

Start of the three week of a new calendar year (On that note Happy New Year to all) and already the word of 2017 and has been released by Macquarie Dictionary – I think I have already spotted what the word of 2018 will be: ‘Goldilocks’. The two major economic think tanks in the IMF and the World Bank finally
January 15, 2018

Video: More upside for Telstra share price

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 15 January 2018. Shares covered: (ASX:TLS), (ASX:OZL), (ASX:SYD), (ASX:HSO), (ASX:COB) Click on the image below to access the video on the FNN site:   Current share prices available here. You can learn more
January 11, 2018
Your Stock Request

“Your Stock Request” – 11 January 2018

“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:DTL), (ASX:YPB), (ASX:COE), (ASX:TRS), (ASX:GPT), (ASX:LIT), (ASX:PLS), (ASX:GXY), (ASX:IGO) Latest prices available on the
January 8, 2018

The Basics of an Initial Public Offer (IPO)

IPO Definition An initial public offering (IPO) is when a private company first offers stock to the public as it becomes a publicly traded company. These companies undergo IPOs to grow their business, and they need to raise capital to do so. IPOs are also a cost-efficient way to finance growth objectives. When companies sell shares to the public, they
January 8, 2018
Stock Watch

Video: My targets for material and energy stocks

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 8 January 2018. Shares covered: (ASX:BHP), (ASX:RIO), (ASX:FMG), (ASX:WPL), (ASX:ORG), (ASX:STO) Click on the image below to access the video on the FNN site:   Current share prices available here. You can learn more
January 3, 2018
Sonic Healthcare

Sonic Healthcare looking vulnerable

Sonic Healthcare (ASX:SHL) has seen a doubling of its share price in the last 5 years. We determine whether weakness in the last few days represents a new buying opportunity. Overview of Sonic Healthcare (ASX:SHL) SHL is the world’s third largest provider of pathology/clinical laboratory services. It has a presence in the laboratory markets of eight countries. SHL is the
December 21, 2017

7 Factors the RBA Uses to Evaluate Interest Rates

The current cash rate of 1.5 per cent is the lowest we have had in Australia. The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has had rates on hold at 1.5 per cent since 3 August 2016. There is always a debate in the market about whether the next move in interest rates sees the rate head higher or lower, and in
December 21, 2017

What does the acquisition of TOX mean for Cleanaway?

In mid-December, Cleanaway Waste Management (ASX:CWY) announced the acquisition of Toxfree Solutions (ASX: TOX). The acquisition is expected to be completed in the June 2018 quarter and remains subject to approval from TOX shareholders and the ACCC. Cleanaway Waste Management (CWY) has the largest fleet of collections vehicles. They operate from over 100 depots across Australia and is the largest