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FNArena is one of few remaining truly independent providers of financial markets analysis, financial commentary and business news in Australia. Our Daily Financial News is not based on ASX lodgements or corporate press releases, but more so on updated views, insights and responses from stockbrokers and other experts. FNArena is not aligned with any financial institution, hence the moniker “independent”. We have a long history of publishing out-of-consensus views and market analysis. Our quest is not to be bullish or bearish, but to correctly assess future trends.

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A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Resources in 2020; coal; base metals; gold; iron ore; and lithium.

Dec 12 2019 - Commodities

SPONSORED: Creso Pharma launch medicinal cannabis product into Africa

Creso Pharma has begun launch preparations of the cannaQIX range into Africa. Integrating into the African market is part of Creso’s drive to deliver its flagship medicinal cannabis product cannaQIX 50 into new markets.

Dec 12 2019 - FYI


SPONSORED: Rare CBD hemp strain found

BPH Energy Limited investee Patagonia Genetics has acquired the rights to a recently discovered and rare high CBD hemp strain.

Dec 11 2019 - FYI

Scentre Group has acquired 50% of the prestigious Garden City shopping centre in Perth although, in a depressed Australian retail sector, most brokers are lukewarm on the deal.

Dec 11 2019 - Australia


Previous Stories

Growing Inequality Threatens Mining

Dec 11 2019 - Commodities

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills explains why resource sector investors can’t afford to be blase about the growing global rift between rich and poor.


Thirteen Stocks For The Roaring Twenties

Dec 11 2019 - FYI

Peter Switzer of the Switzer Report draws upon expert views to list thirteen stocks to consider for investment in 2020.


Bumpy Road Ahead For Viva Energy

Dec 11 2019 - Australia

Viva Energy has had a difficult year amid a continued deterioration in retail margins. However, top-line revenue remains strong and fuel volumes are up.


Pressure Grows On Estia Health

Dec 10 2019 - Australia

Estia Health has reduced guidance for FY20 amid pressure on occupancy rates and revenue as the negative fallout from the aged care Royal Commission continues.


Bellamy’s Price Tag Doesn’t Equal An Australian Icon

Dec 10 2019 - Australia

Marcus Reubenstein of APAC News looks behind the acquisition of Bellamy’s and Lion Dairy by Chinese giant China Mengniu and asks whether criticism of those deals on foreign ownership grounds is justified?


Life’s A Beach

Dec 10 2019 - Technicals

Michael Gable of Fairmont Equities suggests a buying opportunity has arisen in Beach Energy.


Material Matters: Coal, Copper & Gold

Dec 10 2019 - Commodities

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. China’s growth; environmental issues; coal; copper; Oz gold and base metal equities.


Australian Banks: Relief From Across The Ditch

Dec 09 2019 - Australia

After a year’s consultation, the RBNZ has released additional capital requirements for Australian banks that are not as onerous as feared.


Boral’s US Windows Issue Bothers Brokers

Dec 09 2019 - Australia

Boral has identified financial irregularities in its North American windows business and brokers expect the investigation to weigh on the stock for some time.


Contract Uncertainties Weigh On Metcash

Dec 09 2019 - Australia

Brokers note an improving sales trend in food over the first half for Metcash, however the loss of significant contracts continues to weigh on the outlook.


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