Thursday, February 28, 2013
There were more movers than shakers to flow through Skaffold overnight. Big names to report pleasing results included Caltex Australia (CTX) and Mortgage Choice (MOC), which rose from A3 to A2. Owner of Donut King, bb’s café, Brumby’s Bakeries, Michel’s Patisserie, Esquires Coffee Houses and Pizza Capers, Retail Food Group (RFG) also reported, along with Santos (STO), Billabong Group (BBG), Clean Seas Tuna (CSS) and the owner and operator of Athlete’s Foot stores, RCG Corporation (RCG), among others.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
For the past five years the team at Perpetual has held an annual stock picking competition. Skaffold Member Annabelle Symons is a Graduate member of the Investment Analytics and Research team at Perpetual, one of Australia’s leading providers of wealth management products and services. In 2012 Annabelle won the competition, beating her closest rival by just over 4%. In the period 10 February 2012 to 12 December 2012 Annabelle’s portfolio returned 36%.