May 24th, 2017
This week, analysts look at the April employment figures and economic growth on a state-by-state level. Also, private health insurers Nib and Medibank don’t look so healthy to some, and another research house returns to covering Boral.
May 22nd, 2017
On June 29, Chinese company, Eagle Health will begin an IPO on the ASX. It’s part of the company’s strategy to increase confidence with health-conscious Chinese consumers.
May 17th, 2017
Deep diving into the budget – it’s healthcare. The healthcare portion of the budget is being reported as a ‘win’ for Health Minister Greg Hunt. But how exactly could the 2017 budget impact healthcare investments? According to Andrew Goodsall a Healthcare Analyst at UBS it’s in two distinct ways.
May 17th, 2017
Digesting the RBA May meeting minutes means making a meal of the RBA’s evolving view of part-time employment by choice versus underemployment. Meanwhile, to quote Game of Thrones, winter is coming, and Credit Suisse downgrades both AGL and Origin on analysis that the peak in gas and electricity prices is also coming this winter. Also, the news is good for Newcrest’s Cadia mine, with earthquake damage not as severe as it could have been.
May 12th, 2017
Rachel Alembakis reviews broker analysts reports in the days following Budget 2017-18.
In this analysis of Treasurer Scott Morrison’s Budget 2017-18, we examine first the macro-economic forecasts and assumptions to the proposals, then look in turn to the biggest announced pieces to the puzzle and possible equity impacts – the banks levy, the lifting of the Medicare cap, housing affordability measures (or lack thereof), infrastructure, insurance and superannuation, and retail.
May 9th, 2017
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