|Amazon.com's Big Push Into Grocery....Watch Out!|
Added On - 6/23/2017 4:58:18 PM
Amazon.com's recently announced US$13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods Market is sending shockwaves through the retail and grocery market as well as financial markets.
|4 Takeaways On Why Alibaba Is A Growth Monster|
Added On - 6/15/2017 1:25:34 PM
Last week, Alibaba (BABA US) hosted its annual investor day in Hangzhou, China. It has increasingly become China's marquee technology and investor event as investors, media and other stakeholders gather to hear from Alibaba founder and Chairman, Jack Ma and his management team.
|Snapchat - Facebook Competitor or the Next Twitter?|
Added On - 2/22/2017 2:35:06 PM
The upcoming IPO of Snap, the parent to social media app called Snapchat, is generating widespread discussion on several fronts.
|Online Apparel - A Trend Growing Faster Than You Think|
Added On - 2/3/2017 1:30:28 PM
When online shopping first started in the 1990s, certain categories of items were thought to be very difficult to sell online. Clothing was one of them.
|Which Tech Company Is Set to Save Millions of Lives?|
Added On - 1/13/2017 1:35:31 PM
How clever is this computer system? The following real life examples are just the start and we genuinely think it is set to save millions of lives around the world.
|An Intense Digital War Is Being Fought, Will Facebook or Google Win?|
Added On - 12/2/2016 2:33:46 PM
Welcome to the second in a series of AtlasTrend articles where two listed companies will compete head to head to determine which company's shares offer a better risk adjusted investment.
|Why You Must Invest In The Online Shopping Sector Now|
Added On - 11/29/2016 5:39:12 PM
Do you online shop and more importantly do you think you might online shop more over the next 5 to 10 years?
|Trump Wins! Two Things Investors Must Not Do|
Added On - 11/10/2016 12:55:34 PM
What a grand finale, despite all polls pointing to a Clinton victory, Trump has won the US Presidency.
|3 Things You Must Know About The U.S. Elections|
Added On - 11/4/2016 12:29:52 PM
Forget The West Wing or House of Cards. Following the 2016 U.S. presidential election campaign is like watching a T.V. drama with its own set of scandals unfolding.
|Who Will Win The Looming Electric Car War - Tesla or Mercedes?|
Added On - 10/28/2016 3:26:59 PM
Welcome to the first in a new series of AtlasTrend articles where two listed companies will compete head to head to determine which company's shares offer a better risk adjusted investment.
|Will Top Gear Make Amazon The World's Most Valuable Company? |
Added On - 10/7/2016 4:49:07 PM
Amazon's 'very, very, very expensive' new motoring TV show might just prove to be a very, very, very good investment for Amazon shareholders.
|Webjet vs Expedia - Which One Is 50% Cheaper?|
Added On - 9/29/2016 5:18:38 PM
You may have seen several TV advertisements in Australia over the last few years from Trivago with their catch phrase “Hotel? Trivago” touting its online metasearch tool for hotel rooms around the world.
|3 Things The Best Fund Managers Never Do When Investing|
Added On - 9/23/2016 1:47:34 PM
Many text books and articles will tell you how successful fund managers go about analysing companies when they invest.
|Why Is NIKE Manufacturing In The US Again?|
Added On - 9/20/2016 1:29:27 PM
NIKE (NKE US) announced a new strategic partnership with Apollo Global Management (APO US) - what was the world's leading sports apparel company doing with a global alternative asset manager best known for managing private equity and hedge funds?
|Will Investing In Netflix Or Google Make You Rich?|
Added On - 9/2/2016 1:37:30 PM
Strong performance of Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google shares with a particular focus on why Facebook and Amazon continue to be very good investments
|Which FANG Stocks Will Make You Money?|
Added On - 8/26/2016 12:56:17 PM
In early May this year, we published an exclusive investment idea article for AtlasTrend's members called 'Top 3 Reasons for Owning the World's Most Famous Technology Stocks'.
|Bricks & Mortar Plus Online Shopping - The Perfect Retail Stock?|
Added On - 8/19/2016 1:41:27 PM
With the inevitable growth of online shopping, there's been plenty of discussion about the vulnerability of traditional bricks and mortar retailers who are not responding quickly enough to this global trend.
|Why Innovation Makes It So Dangerous To Invest By Sectors In The 21st Century?|
Added On - 7/19/2016 1:51:16 PM
It is a long held tradition in the investment markets that shares and managed funds are separated into industry categories e.g. resources, healthcare.
|Driverless Cars - Where Are They Going To Take Us?|
Added On - 7/8/2016 12:49:28 PM
The development of driverless cars is a poignant example of how technology can advance rapidly and has the potential to greatly impact various aspects of our lives and businesses.
|What Is The Golden Rule Following Brexit?|
Added On - 7/5/2016 12:28:58 PM
The recent vote by the British population to leave the EU ('Brexit') has caught the market by surprise. Is it causing you some fear and apprehension about investing in the markets?
|5 Surprising Facts About Why You Should Start Investing Internationally |
Added On - 6/30/2016 12:51:21 PM
Do you invest most if not all of your money in term deposits, property and Australian listed shares?
|Guess Who Dominates The 'Cloud'?|
Added On - 6/16/2016 5:04:55 PM
One significant aspect of the big data revolution that we are currently in is the increasing use and importance of cloud computing or more commonly referred to as the 'Cloud'.
|Healthy Investing to Reduce the Obesity Trend|
Added On - 4/6/2016 4:57:32 PM
With this in mind, a number of large listed companies are already contributing to this important effort by promoting healthier lifestyles through their products and services. As global awareness continues to build on the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, we believe investing in these companies will also lead to strong financial returns.
|Top 5 Reasons to Invest in Cruise Ship Companies|
Added On - 4/1/2016 3:05:15 PM
If you're a fan of cruising or believe the industry is set for a positive decade, then it could well be worthwhile to start considering investing in cruise ship companies.
|Top 5 Reasons To Start Investing Internationally|
Added On - 3/17/2016 11:58:38 AM
Don't be put off by the fear that investing overseas is investing in the unknown. Chances are you know a lot more about international companies than local companies.
|Is Post Reporting Season The Right Time To Buy Shares With Momentum?|
Added On - 3/2/2016 12:05:14 PM
For part 3 of our series on how our investment team assess real life investment situations, we explore why immediately after reporting season is the best time to buy shares with strong momentum.
|Is Big Data The Next Mega Investment Trend?|
Added On - 2/22/2016 4:49:07 PM
Until recently, the huge resources boom delivered a decade worth of great investment returns. That's over now so what do we think is the next mega investment trend that is just starting?
|Are You Dangerously Hooked On Dividends?|
Added On - 2/12/2016 3:24:26 PM
We recently started writing a series of articles to provide a practical look at how our investment management team deal with real investment situations. For part 2 of this series, we look at the ever popular question about dividends.
|The 'I Really Can't Sell That' Conundrum|
Added On - 2/5/2016 1:46:56 PM
We are of course talking about investing for the medium to long term. If you are looking for tips to actively trade the market, then this article is not quite for you.
|Debunking The 5 Great Myths Of Investing Internationally |
Added On - 12/11/2015 3:04:59 PM
In this post we debunk some of the myths of investing internationally and show you why it is important to consider international investments for your portfolio.
|3 Practical Ways To Use Consensus Forecasts|
Added On - 12/11/2015 2:03:29 PM
If a company delivers better than consensus forecasts, the market will typically feel the company is a bit more special than before and reward it with a higher share price. The reverse is also true of course.
|Viagra Buys Botox & Why You Should Buy Pfizer|
Added On - 11/26/2015 5:52:30 PM
Right now it is hard to find another company with more of these characteristics than a combined Pfizer & Allergan. Who knows what the brains behind Viagra and Botox might come up with next?
|How To Find The Next OzForex For Investment?|
Added On - 11/20/2015 3:41:21 PM
Why would Western Union be prepared to pay cash to potentially takeover OzForex at a 50% higher earnings multiple compared to the time of the IPO? More importantly how do we find the next OzForex for investment?
|Fitbit - Fad Or Long Term Investment Trend?|
Added On - 11/13/2015 11:55:52 AM
In the last few years, we have seen activity trackers become very popular. As opposed to a fad, we reveal below why they are a serious long term investment trend.
|3 Powerful Forces Battering The Australian Dollar |
Added On - 11/5/2015 11:19:50 AM
Where do you think the Australia dollar will be trading at in 2 or 3 years? As fund managers of international shares we are often asked for our views on the Australian dollar.
|Woolworths + Wesfarmers + Walmart + Target = Amazon|
Added On - 10/28/2015 3:27:48 PM
Amazon.com has shown itself to be not only an innovative company under the strategic direction of enigmatic leader and founder, Jeff Bezos but also an aggressive leader, willing to invest capital to protect and grow its market share.
|Should You Buy Tesla Shares Or A Tesla Car?|
Added On - 10/23/2015 1:23:08 PM
It might be more worthwhile to buy a Tesla car right now, since it is effectively being subsidised by Tesla's shareholders with the company losing money on every car sold.
|The $15 Trillion Investment Trend You Can't Afford To Miss|
Added On - 10/15/2015 3:37:19 PM
Which fast growing global investment trend is 10 times the size of Australia's economy yet few investors in Australia truly have investments exposed to this trend?
|3 Golden Rules For Finding Appealing Investments In A Volatile Market|
Added On - 10/8/2015 1:28:10 PM
Smart long term investors know that tuning out some of this constantly changing market noise is possibly the best way to invest.
|Big Data Equals Big Profits?|
Added On - 10/1/2015 5:32:24 PM
With the enormous increase in digital data being generated, there are vast opportunities for many international listed companies to use big data to improve their business and better serve customers.