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August 2018 Reporting Season Wrap
August 2018 Reporting Season Wrap
While investors continue to chase returns with little regard for risk, we remain focussed on the preservation of capital.
February 2018 Reporting Season Wrap
February 2018 Reporting Season Wrap
After a long period of somewhat stable markets, volatility returned during the February company profit season.
August 2017 Reporting Season Wrap
August 2017 Reporting Season Wrap
While share price performance over the last 12 months may appear somewhat lacklustre, the underlying earnings for many of these companies continues to grow in line with our expectations.
February 2017 Reporting Season Wrap
February 2017 Reporting Season Wrap
Last August’s reporting season gave little signs of earnings growth to support valuations.
August 2016 Reporting Season Wrap
August 2016 Reporting Season Wrap
Our Market Update in July highlighted our view that Australian equity valuations were full considering lowered earnings expectations ahead of reporting season.
Brexit - To leave or to stay
Brexit - To leave or to stay
The Brexit referendum in the United Kingdom delivered a surprise outcome, with the decision to leave the European Union (EU).
Celebrating a 20 year milestone in style
Celebrating a 20 year milestone in style
This year we celebrated 20 Years in business. The event was a celebration of the past, it was also a great opportunity to look to the future.
GESB: New superannuation legislation
GESB: New superannuation legislation
Superannuation is perhaps the most tax effective structure to hold your wealth.
Residential Property: Heed the warning signs
Residential Property: Heed the warning signs
Residential property in Australia, and indeed Western Australia, has enjoyed strong returns for more than two decades. At the same time, Australia has experienced a period of unbroken economic growth for more than 25 years. A feat unheard of in other developed economies.
Quality of life: What you are after - Now and in retirement
Quality of life: What you are after - Now and in retirement
We often hear comments when people are planning for retirement that suggest the next phase of their life will be significantly different to their current situation.
A common misconception about Superannuation
A common misconception about Superannuation
To better understand the opportunities in super it is important to understand that superannuation is not an investment but an investment structure; one that offers significant tax concessions.
February 2016 Reporting Season Wrap
February 2016 Reporting Season Wrap
Reporting season gives us confidence to continue to invest in the defensive companies that have a high degree of earnings certainty and are likely in industries that are less impacted by economic and market conditions.