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Stock market performance. A great expectation

There is a joke thrown around the research world that states analysts have predicted seven of the last three market corrections. Rather than be taken as a sign of incompetence, it highlights the difficulty in predicting stock performance with great accuracy. Yet there is a multibillion-dollar finance industry borne out of the idea that the […]

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Making waves – SurfStitch Group Ltd (SRF) goes into administration

Yesterday it was announced to the market without much fanfare that SurfStitch Group Limited (SRF) went into voluntary administration. SRF listed at $1 in December 2014 and was trading at a record high of $2.09 in November 2015. At the time, it claimed to be the global leader in online retailing within the ‘pure play’ […]

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Hunting for the best term deposit rate? Read this first

Term deposits are simple. You give your money to a bank, credit union or building society for a specific amount of time (the ‘term’) for a fixed rate of income return. And, you can chase around web comparison sites for the best term deposit rate, to get more bang for your buck. But you could […]

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Stock Doctor’s Great Grange Giveaway

Congratulations to new Stock Doctor member (and existing Lincoln Fund investor), Dr. Roy Francis. Dr. Francis is the lucky winner of our Great Grange Giveaway, which was open to all new Stock Doctor members who joined during June 2017. As you can see from the photo, he now holds a bottle of 1996 Penfolds® Grange. […]

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Five things to watch before you invest in gold stocks

Gold has been a store of value for an age. Prized for its beauty and non-corrosive elements, gold is an investment that, despite its volatile price, is typically viewed as a defensive investment. In an environment of high global debt levels, the potential for a geopolitical melt-down, and high asset prices, many share investors have […]

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Prepare your share portfolio for the inevitable market correction

It is all too easy to get caught up in the euphoria of optimism when we’re in the midst of a bull market. A solid domestic landscape has propelled strong returns. Since the bottom of the last market correction after the global financial crisis, the All Ords accumulation index has risen more than 160 per […]

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