Daily Financial News

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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Previous Stories

Bank of Queensland Beset By Problems Of Scale

Apr 12 2019 - Australia

Bank of Queensland sustained no growth in its home loan book in the first half and its retail bank continues to struggle. Brokers suggest the absence of a permanent CEO has hindered development of a definitive strategy.

FNArena Corporate Results Monitor

Apr 12 2019 - Australia

FNArena’s Monitor keeps track of corporate earnings result releases, including broker views, ratings and target price changes and beat/miss assessments.

Can Praemium Withstand Major Client Loss?

Apr 11 2019 - Small Caps

Praemium has lost a long-standing customer ANZ Private to a rival. Brokers assess what this means for the business going forward.

Sims Metal Turning Waste To Energy

Apr 10 2019 - Australia

Sims Metal has highlighted the increased value of the material in waste streams, flagging a significant diversification from its core scrap metal business.

Running On Empty

Apr 10 2019 - Commodities

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills finds that unless there is a major push for exploration, global resources will run out a lot sooner than feared.

National Australia Bank: Avoid

Apr 10 2019 - Technicals

The Chartist believes Australia’s banks will one day again have their day in the sun, but not in the near term.

US Recession Talk Silenced: Time To Buy?

Apr 10 2019 - FYI

Peter Switzer of the Switzer Super Report ponders the impact of an approaching US earnings season and Australian election on local stocks.

QE For Life?

Apr 09 2019 - International

As the world slides back into easy monetary policy to avert slowing growth, Saxo Bank contemplates the potential for another decade of quantitative easing.

Slim Pickings In Automotive Holdings Offer

Apr 09 2019 - Australia

A combination of AP Eagers and Automotive Holdings will provide a competitive advantage, brokers agree, against smaller fragmented competition. Yet, AP Eagers is offering a minimal premium.

Confidence In Costa Reinvigorated By Berries

Apr 09 2019 - Australia

Several brokers suspect they are being conservative regarding the potential of the berry plantations Costa Group is developing in China.

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