Bell Direct Magazine

By Bell Direct | A selection of articles related to the Australian market, curated by Head Equities Analyst Julia Lee

How to find the next digital winners

Livewire recently interviewed Nick Griffin, Chief Investment Officer of Munro Partners, to ask him the criteria he uses to identify great growth …

Activision Blizzard

Buy Hold Sell: The top performers of FY17

With the financial year wrapping up, we review three ASX200 stocks that shot the lights out. Two of these top-performers are traditionally unloved by …

7 tips on choosing the right IPO for your portfolio

Page 1 of 1<p><b>Who is selling and who is managing the process are among key questions you need to ask when weighing up an Australian initial public</b> …

10 predictions for equities in FY18

After a strong performance in FY2017, the Australian sharemarket is positioned to continue its growth into next financial year, and as it approaches …

Stocks

Australia's super system a proven winner

Page 1 of 1<p><b>Australian investors in managed funds received the highest returns, beating the US, UK, Europe and Asia, according to a wide-ranging</b> …

Finance

Buy Hold Sell: 4 Small Cap financials

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5 Oversold Small Caps

Livewire reached out to a group of small cap portfolio managers to ask for a stock that has been unduly sold down as part of a sector de-rating, …

Stocks

What Amazon’s purchase of Wholefoods in the US really means for Coles and Woolworths

Amazon on Friday announced the US $14b acquisition of Wholefoods in the US, which has correctly been understood by the Australian market as a reason …

Trends

Infographic: Which Companies Make The Most Revenue Per Employee?

On average, companies in the energy sector make at least 2x per employee than others<p><i>The Chart of the Week is a weekly Visual Capitalist feature on</i> …

Don't Be Shaken from the Equities Tree

Fund managers are apparently winding up funds and returning cash to investors to avoid the coming crash. Bill Gross is telling us sharemarket risk is …

Finance

Lincoln: Top dividend stocks for FY18

The outlook for income stocks and yields over the next 12 months.<p>Income investing in the sharemarket has become popular with many investors as high …

Investing

10 reasons why market growth will continue in New Financial Year

Key local and global factors for Australian shares over next 12 months.<p>After a strong performance in FY2017, the Australian sharemarket is positioned …

Stocks

What I learned from Australia’s best investors

How do the best investors get an edge and what are the habits of success?<p><i>Editor’s note: Livewire has invited 14 of Australia’s best investors to</i> …

Finance

Bubble Chart: The World's Top 100 Companies (Revenue vs. Profit)

Just over a month ago, we published a very tidy data visualization that summed up the top 50 companies in the world by revenue, based on data from …

Markets

3 Stocks We Like if Tax Loss Selling Kicks In

Tax loss selling creates opportunities every year. The key is to use the phenomenon to achieve good entry into stocks you are looking to buy anyway, …

Stocks

Tax loss selling roadmap

With investors making big profits this year in certain stocks, there will be many investors who will want to offset these profits via selling their …

Stocks

Global Market Outlook: June 2017 - Tech boom

The MSCI All-Country World Equity Total Return Index rose a further 1.4% in May, after a 1.3% gain in April, to make it seven consecutive monthly …

Markets

High risk of significant correction

There have been some well publicised concerns raised recently about the prospect of elevated risks across asset markets. So, Livewire went on the …

Investing

Six high conviction stocks in June

Recent data suggest that the global economy is strengthening. This should provide support for growth assets, although on current elevated valuations …

Stocks

Pot stocks: Too high too fast...

With the ASX-listed cannabis sector in a sharp retreat since late March, some investors are wondering whether they’re seeing the bourse’s equivalent …

Cannabis

Education

The frequency of “shock drops” in share prices has significantly accelerated in the last year, a function of continuous disclosure requirements, …

Finance

Chart: Where is Global Growth Happening?

China and U.S. still generating >50% of Real GDP growth<p><i>The Chart of the Week is a weekly Visual Capitalist feature on Fridays.</i><p>According to forecasts …

Economics

Bell Direct CEO brings better customer service to online broking

Bell Direct CEO Arnie Selvarajah has carved success in the competitive online broking world by simply listening to his clients.<i>By Michelle …

Customer Service

Aitken on markets: The good, the bad & the ugly

This week Livewire attended the ‘Better Manage your Wealth’ seminar, hosted by Market Matters. The event featured talks by a number of speakers …

Investing

Livewire Live 2017 speaker lineup announced

We’ve put together an incredible lineup of investors, and a fresh new format for you, for Livewire Live 2017. Tickets will go on sale on the 14th of …

Finance

6 pieces of advice rarely given to private investors and SMSFs

Managing your own capital on a full-time basis is a constant process of learning and self-improvement that requires conviction in your views and the …

Investing

4 small cap healthcare stocks with catalysts

Sentiment in the life sciences sector remains weak. However as always companies with near-term catalysts, or milestones, are attracting attention, …

Stocks

Impeachment? Can the Trump Trades outlast Trump?

Global risk markets have sold off in recent weeks in light of the deepening political troubles facing US President Donald Trump. Event risk …

Pile-Up! What is Wrong with Domestic Automotive Stocks?

Automotive Holdings (ASX:AHG) issued a downgraded earnings report this week, joining fellow automotive retailers AP Eagers (ASX:APE), Automotive …

Autos