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Medical breakthrough underpins this stock's value

27/07/2016 | 4:04 PM Two healthcare stocks, one a wholesaler of a Hepatitis C cure and the other an IVF provider, represent two interesting opportunities for individual investors.

The value(s) of sustainable investing

27/07/2016 | 8:08 AM New data show professional investors overwhelmingly believe there is a link between corporate sustainability and long-term financial performance.

US charts versus fundamentals

26/07/2016 | 8:18 AM It's hard to understand new highs in the US market given the underlying fundamentals and the macroeconomic environment, technical analyst Lesley Beath says.

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Stock Stories

27/07/2016 | 4:01 PM  Two healthcare stocks, one a wholesaler of a Hepatitis C cure and the other an IVF provider, represent two interesting opportunities for individual investors.

25/07/2016 | 8:20 AM  Education is always a hot topic in Australia, especially in the lead-up to Australia's recent federal election. But it also presents an attractive theme for investors seeking to diversify their portfolio.

22/07/2016 | 8:02 AM  Morningstar's Peter Warnes explores the possible implications should central banks take the "helicopter money" option, while also looking at an Australian stock he believes can "keep dancing".

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Fund Stories

27/07/2016 | 8:06 AM  New data show professional investors overwhelmingly believe there is a link between corporate sustainability and long-term financial performance.

26/07/2016 | 8:11 AM  Global equities currently look attractive on a relative valuation basis and there are Morningstar Medal-rated global small-cap funds that can act as great portfolio diversifiers.

26/07/2016 | 8:08 AM  While passive funds may hold several attractive attributes, such as low costs, active management is expected to mount an eventual comeback.

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ETF Stories

08/07/2016 | 8:24 AM  Due to markets going through cycles of "style rotation," fundamental-indexing strategies have tended to outperform traditional value indexing approaches historically, according to BetaShares.

05/07/2016 | 8:20 AM  While the Brexit drama could play out for some time to come as the UK government negotiates the terms of its departure from the EU, there are plenty of "safe havens" for Australian investors.

22/06/2016 | 8:36 AM  Most investors using ETFs are aware of the key benefits such as diversification, transparency and low cost, but one of the most unknown advantages of ETFs is their tax efficiency.

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SMSF Stories

11/07/2016 | 8:23 AM  There are three questions regularly asked by those either setting up a new fund with a new corporate trustee or those wanting to change their trustees from individuals to a company.

05/07/2016 | 3:42 PM  While a contravention of the ATO's collectables rules will not endanger the compliance status of an SMSF if the contravention was unintentional, it may give rise to a "speeding ticket" penalty for the trustees.

30/06/2016 | 8:42 AM  Self-managed super funds are considerably underweight global markets, with a less than 1 per cent exposure to overseas direct assets among Australian SMSFs, according to Andrew Alcock, managing director of HUB24.

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US Market Barometer

Managed Funds Topic Week

This week Morningstar.com.au will provide investors with some fresh perspectives on their portfolios as we explore the theme of managed funds. More

 
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S&P/ASX All Ordinaries
As of 27/07/2016 11:01 PM (20 min delay)
* All Ords and ASX200 pricing is 20 min delayed.
Indices Change % Value
All Ords* 2.4 0.0 5,615
ASX200* 2.2 0.0 5,540
NZ50 -8.5 -0.1 7,302
DJI -19.3 -0.1 18,474
FTSE100 44.5 0.7 6,769
Nikkei225 281.8 1.7 16,665
HKSE 89.3 0.4 22,219
Shanghai -58.2 -1.9 2,992
CAC 71.4 1.6 4,466
DAX 95.1 0.9 10,343

ASX300 Biggest Gainers and Losers

ASX Name Price ($) Change (%)
BDR Beadell Resources Limited 0.44 7.32
FMG Fortescue Metals Group Ltd 4.41 7.04
PRU Perseus Mining Limited 0.595 6.25
SEH Sino Gas & Energy Holdings Limited 0.11 4.76
SEK SEEK Limited 4.50 4.65
AWC Alumina Limited 1.345 3.86
RRL Regis Resources Limited 3.73 3.61
ISD iSentia Group Limited 3.19 3.57
DNA Donaco International Limited 0.44 3.53
PRT Prime Media Group Limited 0.31 3.33
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ASX Name Price ($) Change (%)
CDD Cardno Limited 0.55 -6.78
AHY Asaleo Care Limited 1.39 -5.76
GNC Graincorp Limited 8.15 -5.67
IMF IMF Bentham Limited 1.53 -5.56
SAI SAI Global Limited 3.55 -5.33
TFC TFS Corporation Limited 1.565 -4.86
CLH Collection House Limited 1.275 -4.49
WLD Wellard Limited 0.44 -4.35
AYS Amaysim Australia Limited 1.885 -4.31
LNG Liquefied Natural Gas Limited 0.625 -3.85
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