Australian (ASX) Stock Market Forum


  1. MrCheapo

    Inexpensive Mutual Fund Investing from Commonwealth Bank Account

    Hi, I have about $200K in fixed term deposits at CBA which is earning nothing. How can I get them invested in low cost funds? The CBA funds via FirstChoice Wholesale Investments seem to be quite expensive (close to 1% PA). Thanks in advance.
  2. Jack Aubrey

    Technology Investing

    I came across this article on how China is currently "destroying" some of its top technology companies. It makes for interesting reading. Why is China smashing its tech industry? I have to admit that I have long had a suspicion that the West's leading "tech" companies are partly smoke and...
  3. S

    How much of your savings are you comfortable investing?

    As a relative newcomer to the markets, I was initially very cautious investing even a small amount into shares but now after six months watching it climb I'm kicking myself for not placing more in. I'm just investing in safe ETF's for the time being and have good cash sitting in a mortgage...
  4. Eject!

    Investing platforms

    I've always used the Commsec platform to buy Aussie shares. Started buying US shares over a year ago, but Commsec's international trading platform is a horrendous P.O.S. from the 90's. There's no app, it's PAINFULLY slow, half the features don't even work anymore, and it takes DAYS to get US...
  5. tech/a

    How to Trade or Invest Profitably - "Without The Bullsh*t" - Technical Analysis Step by Step Tutorial Plus Q&A Thread

    Can I ask that you please keep this sort of discussion separate to the Original thread The initial thread requires some for some a degree of learning and understanding To that end over time I will present and discuss with those interested the Basic and more advanced T/A required to trade this...
  6. A

    Investing in same industry

    Hi, Brand new to share investing. Just wondering peoples opinion of investing in 2 companies in similar industry? Is it like a horse race and you are betting against yourself or not quite the same? Do you or would you do it? Thanks looking forward to your opinions. :-) (sorry if this...
  7. tech/a

    How to trade and/or invest profitably --- without the Bullsh*t

    Its Nearly Feb and the world is trying to vaccinate in a global pandemic--- 2021 AUSTRALIA DAY. I've been trading 30 years ---In that time I've had countless people contact me wanting to know the "Holy Grail" The "Secret Sauce". I've traded Both Systematically eg "Techtrader" as seen in Radges...
  8. pythagoras

    Investing in a private business

    Hi Folks, Does any one have insights into why a [private, not publicly listed or traded) business would decline an individual investor (with $1,000 to invest), yet accept investments from the likes of: - Sequoia Capital China; - Horizons Ventures; and - Main Sequence Ventures just to name a...
  9. pythagoras

    What method of investing would this be termed?

    G'day folks, I've just opened a Commsec and CDIA account last week after friendly suggestions on this forum. Currently waiting for my orders to go through for ARG ($1000) and AFI ($1000). I'd like to know if there is any literature on investing in supply chains and the complete cycle (from raw...
  10. M

    Investing for my children and capital gains

    I have been investing in Property for the past 20 years but I am now about to start investing in shares. I want to set up portfolios for each of my kids. I want to know whether I have to pay capital gains tax on any shares that sell for a profit that were held in my children's name.
  11. System

    PBH - Pointsbet Holdings

    PointsBet is a corporate bookmaker with operations in Australia and New Jersey (United States). PointsBet has developed a scalable cloud-based wagering Platform through which it offers its Clients innovative sports and racing wagering products. PointsBet commenced developing its scalable...
  12. R

    21 Lessons in Investing

    A few things I learned over the past year. 1. Process first, analysis second, margin of safety last A robust process can prevent a poor analysis but a good analysis can still create silly mistakes. Let’s say a stock is an excellent buy for 10 reasons. That’s a good analysis; your judgment comes...
  13. A

    Seeking a bit of guidance

    Hi all, First time posting. I am looking for a bit of advice regarding what would be the best move regarding my holdings. I want to concentrate on investing for future financial freedom. I'm 36 years old Car is paid off, no credit cards or personal loans. Just got married and the wife also...
  14. K

    Where to invest 1000AUD?

    Any thoughts on which is the best way to invest 1000AUD? I am looking to invest for long term. I know 1000AUD is not a big amount but it's my start and it has to be from somewhere :)
  15. Userman

    RVR - Rift Valley Resources Corp. (CSE)

    RVR.CSE - Ruralink Begins Construction of its First Wireless Network
  16. N

    Dividend growth investing

    hello investors I was hoping someone might be able to help me. I’m very interested in the dividend growth investing strategy, investing in companies that consistently raise their dividends year over year. Problem is not many Aussie companies are into raising it year over year. So I’ve turned...
  17. H

    Interested in investing but don't understand how to beat housing leverage?

    Say I invest in an ETF or something similar and all goes well and I get an 8% return, so on 50 grand, that like 4 grand a year. Sounds pretty good ? But with housing, if I get a 4% return, but I borrowed 95% of the price even if the return was just 4%, that is an 80% return on my investment PER...
  18. T

    Any Australian shares investing globally with 100% franked dividends?

    I was looking to see is there such thing as a share investments that is involved in the overseas markets , so I could gain greater diversity than just the Australian market BUT it still has 100% or even partial franked dividends I’ll be the first to admit here, what I’m looking for might not...
  19. Userman

    GYA - Guyana Goldstrike Inc (TSX-V)

    New Gold Producer Launches Corporate Website, Guyana Goldstrike Inc.
  20. Userman

    TAC.V - TASCA Resources

    $TAC.V - TASCA Resources - Trades up 12 % with 3M volume #copper #drilling #Canada #gold