Commonwealth's reporting numbers paint a mixed picture

The largest listed ASX company, the Commonwealth Bank (CBA) reported its results recently and they paint mixed picture. On the one hand, CBA saw its cash profit decline 1.9% relative to the prior ...

[WEBINAR] How to profit from blue chip stocks

*This video contains general advice only.  Join William O'Loughlin as he breaks-down our most popular investment strategy - The Blue Chip Strategy. If you would like to register your interest in r...

Just released: April Blue Chips

The Rivkin Local Model portfolio recently rebalanced its April series of Blue Chip portfolios. This strategy involves buying some of the largest, highest dividend paying stocks on the ASX. Extensi...

Is Coca-Cola Amatil getting too diluted?

One of the most well-known and successful companies in the world is feeling the strain of the general societal push towards lower sugar, healthier lifestyles. Coca-Cola Amatil (CCL) is an ASX list...

28/07/2016: Should you short Dominos Pizza?

Scott Schuberg: We've got a cracker the first one from Darren. I'll read it out and I'll tell you why I like it. His question is in regards to Domino's Pizza.   Shannon Rivkin: It's a great questi...

Woolworths slashes jobs and closes stores, but is it too little too late?

Although not held in the most recent Rivkin Blue Chip portfolio , WOW has been a regular feature in this portfolio in the past. As a very well recognised business in Australia, most consumers have...

‘Under-promising’ Qantas likely to ‘over-deliver’ at full year

In the last two months, the share price of Qantas (ASX: QAN) Australia’s largest airline carrier has seriously unravelled having given up much of the 177% gains made over the previous year. With Q...

03/06/2016: What impact will the new issue of NAB Hybrids have on the old issue?

Scott Schuberg: Good afternoon members, welcome to Rivkin Virtually Live Local for Thursday the 2nd of June. I'm Scott Schuberg joined by Shannon Rivkin. How are you Shan?   Shannon Rivkin: Good, ...

Is the tail of the ‘great bank dividend story’ finally wagging?

With the ‘big-four’ banks continuing to trade at significant discounts to their intrinsic value, the negative sentiment currently being dished out to bank stocks has changed little since we covere...

When will Wesfarmers exit coal to fund its reinvestment in retail..?

With weak performance from its mining-related operations offsetting decent results from its retail businesses – resulting in flat net profit at half year – there’s mounting pressure on Wesfarmers ...

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