Friday, August 19, 2016
Over the last week a number of big name companies were updated in Skaffold including BHP Billiton, Telstra, Mirvac and QBE. Some other popular stocks that reported this week included JB Hi-Fi, Dominos and Magellan Financial Group. Also discussed a video are REA Group, JB Hi-Fi and Nick Scali.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
With a 25 year streak since our last recession, Australia is on track to break a 26 year record held by the Netherlands. But has this translated to better market conditions in comparison to the rest of the world? Watch the webinar highlights to find out.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The A1 club has retained three of its members overnight – Commonwealth Bank (CODE:CBA), My Net Fone (CODE:MNF) and micro-cap health supplements retailer Vita Life Sciences (CODE:VSC).
The number of stocks listed on the ASX that are rated A1 currently stands at 43. This number will continue to change over the coming weeks as new financial results flow through Skaffold.
To stay on top of changes as they happen, set up a stock alert that checks for new annual and interim reports, and Skaffold Score changes.
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Reports for around 300 global stocks flowed through Skaffold during January, including Apple, Microsoft, Procter and Gamble, AT&T, Facebook, Intel, The Boeing Company, eBay, Nike, Caterpillar, Starbucks, Kimberly Clark, Yahoo!, Motorola, Xerox, Oshkosh, The Bank of Nova Scotia, Metro Inc, Prada, Singapore Exchange, PZ Cussons and SGS Societe Generale de Surveillance.
Exclusively for Skaffold members, we’ve put together a list of companies whose latest financial results are now available in Skaffold, including updated Skaffold Scores and Safety Margins.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
For the last two years Skaffold has graced the cover of Money magazine with our Top 5 stocks.
Skaffold’s Top 5 stocks for 2012 were ARB Corporation (ARP), Codan (CDA), ThinkSmart (TSM), Seymour Whyte (SWL) and M2 Telecommunications (MTU). These businesses operate in the consumer financial services, communications equipment, construction services and motor vehicle parts industry groups. Including capital growth and dividends, $50,000 invested equally across the five stocks has returned 45.5% in the period 10 January 2012 to close of trade on 23 September 2013. Add franking credits and the return is 48.6%.
The Top 5 stocks for 2013, based upon Skaffold Score, value for money, future forecast value growth, forecast yield, future earnings per share growth and the highest forecast return on equity were property developer Cedar Woods Properties (CWP), oil and gas sector services provider Clough (CLO), mining services business Decmil Group (DCG), travel retailer Flight Centre (FLT) and coal field service provider Mastermyne (MYE).
Including capital growth and dividends, $50,000 invested equally across the five stocks has returned 28.3% in the period 11 January 2013 to close of trade on 23 September 2013. Add franking credits and the return is 29.7%.
Over the same period the All Ords Accumulation Index (AXJO) has returned 15.5%.
Which stocks continue to be well positioned to deliver value to shareholders over the next few years? Click read more to find out.
Monday, September 16, 2013
Skaffold has surveyed members its stock research application to get their hot picks, and whether in an SMSF or not, investors agree that some stocks are too good to go past.
Flight Centre (FLT) remains the top stock of members with SMSF. FLT featured prominently in the financial press recently, announcing a 23% increase in net profit and 28% increase dividend over the same period last year, with the shares closing on a record high of $48.41 on the day of the announcement.
Leighton (LEI) and Newcrest Mining (NCM) were the two stocks common to both groups’ top 10 most ‘disliked’ stocks. There was also consistency in the most popular overseas markets by both groups with the USA and Hong Kong rated first and second respectively by both groups.