Personal Finance (Australia)

Does short selling actually work?

At the start of each week I like to look at which shares short sellers are targeting. One question I get asked a lot is whether or not short sellers …

Markets

Hobart housing vacancy at record lows, new city deal may open up supply

Hobart has joined the housing shortage debate after the city posted the tightest vacancy rate in December last year, ahead of Sydney and Melbourne, …

Real Estate

Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.12%

© Reuters. Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.12%<p>Investing.com – Australia stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as …

Markets

Why I would avoid these dividend shares

When it comes to dividend shares there certainly is a lot of choice on the local market.<p>But it is worth remembering that not all dividend shares are …

Stocks

Could these 3 shares prove the doubters wrong next month?

Reporting season is only a few weeks away, it won’t be long before we start learning whether some companies have some great news or disappointing …

Business (Australia)

Bitcoin (BTC) price continues to sink lower

Unfortunately for cryptocurrency traders, the <b>bitcoin</b> (BTC) price continued its disappointing run over the weekend.At the time of writing the bitcoin …

Business (Australia)

Is the sale of XERO FPO shares by management a cause for concern?

<b>XERO FPO</b> (ASX: XRO) announced today that its Chief Operating and Financial Officer, Sankar Narayan, has sold 30,000 Xero shares at current market …

Business (Australia)

Why these 4 ASX shares are starting the week in the red

After a strong start to the day, the<b> S&P/ASX 200</b> (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has given back its gains but is still higher by just under 0.1% at 6,076 …

Markets

The Vocus Group Ltd share price is rising on a strategic reshuffle

Shares in internet servies provider <b>Vocus Group Ltd</b> (ASX: VOC) climbed 1.2% today after it revealed a management shake-up in an attempt to stimulate …

Business (Australia)

Why this top broker is forecasting a solid run for Australian shares through to April

The period of lacklustre growth for our economy is coming to an end with Australia’s growth engine revving up in 2018 which will power our share …

Business (Australia)

The gold price, Australian dollar, Bitcoin and Ripple could all be heading for 52-week highs

The best-performing shares within the <b>S&P/ASX 200</b> (Index: ^AJXO) (ASX: XJO) came within the gold sector today, after the gold price and Australian …

Bitcoin

Why it’s important to keep your head in a bull market

With the number of prominent fund managers commenting on it recently, I guess it’s official – we’re in a <i>real</i> bull market now. And that raises some …

Finance

These 4 ASX200 shares have fallen by more than a third in a year

The share market is full of losers and winners each year, with the winners usually outnumbering the losers over the long-term.That’s the danger of …

Stocks

Ask LH: What Happens To My Credit Card Debt When I Die?

Image: iStock<p>Dear Lifehacker, I'm getting on in life and at this point it seems unlikely that my credit card debts will ever be paid off in full. (I …

Money

This fund manager believes a bubble is brewing among small-cap tech stocks

Mr. Steven Johnson, Chief Investment Officer at <b>Forager Funds</b>, has highlighted eight small-cap technology stocks he believes are part of what he …

Stocks

How the end of the 36-year bond bull market will impact on your shares

The spike in bond yields following reports that China is contemplating cutting back on its purchase of US government debt has only reinforced …

Economy

Is Stellar Lumens (XLM) the next big cryptocurrency?

Many readers will be very familiar with <b>bitcoin</b> by now and probably even <b>ethereum</b> and Ripple’s <b>XRP</b>, but one increasingly popular cryptocurrency that …

Cryptocurrency

Where I would invest $10,000 in the share market

With the majority of economists predicting that the Reserve Bank will hold the cash rate at its record low for much of the year and some even …

Business (Australia)

I think these 5 shares will be winners in 2018

The Australian share market is at an almost all-time high, which makes it good for people who are invested but dangerous for any new money about to …

Stocks

3 blue chip shares I would buy today

With so many quality shares to choose from on the local share market, it can be hard to decide which ones to invest in.To help you on your way I …

Stocks

Is it too late to buy these high-flying ASX shares?

Although the market has struggled a touch this week, it hasn’t stopped a number of popular shares from racing to new highs.Two that have done this …

Markets

3 healthcare shares to buy and hold for a decade

When it comes to buy and hold investments I think the healthcare sector is one of the best places to start looking for ideas.Due to technological …

Stocks

This share jumped more than 100% in a day

Thursday saw numerous mining companies, such as <b>Galaxy Resources Ltd</b> (ASX: GXY), <b>Pilbara Minerals Ltd</b> (ASX: PLS) and <b>Orocobre Limited</b> (ASX: ORE), endure …

Business (Australia)

Why are short positions in Webjet Limited shares rising?

Shares in online travel business <b>Webjet Limited</b> (ASX: WEB) have not had a positive start to 2018 with the price of its shares down 4.1% to $10.00. The …

Stocks

Why these 4 ASX shares are ending the week in the red

The<b> S&P/ASX 200</b> (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has given back some of its early gains but still finds itself higher by 0.1% at 6,073 points in afternoon …

Markets

Why these 4 ASX shares are ending the week with strong gains

In afternoon trade the<b> S&P/ASX 200</b> (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has bounced back from two consecutive days of heavy declines with a 0.1% move higher to …

Markets

Why I would sell these 3 ASX shares

The Australian share market may be home to a lot of quality companies with the potential to generate solid earnings growth over the next few years, …

Markets

US Senate panel could crackdown on Bitcoin

The price of Bitcoin plummeted as South Korea announced plans to draft a law aimed at banning cryptocurrencies and police raided cryptocurrency …

Cryptocurrency

Torres Strait women's group receives donation offers after $85 baby formula image goes viral

Latoya Nakata, the manager of the non-profit women's advocacy group Mura Kosker Sorority, returned to work on January 2 to be greeted by a flood of …

Indigenous Australians

South Korea to ban cryptocurrency trading: prices crash

In a surprise move, the South Korean justice minister announced that the government is going to ban <i>all</i> cryptocurrency trading.South Korea is one of …

Business (Australia)