According to the Australian Trade and Investment Commission, the Asian region accounted for 62% of Australia’s two-way trade last year.
Exchange-traded funds or ETFs are a type of fund that owns the underlying assets (stocks, commodities, bonds, etc.) and divides ownership of those assets into… 阅读更多 »What Are ETFs And How Can They Help My Portfolio?
The SPDR Utilities ETF (XLU) is up 2.5 percent in the last week, while the broader S&P 500 is down almost 2 percent. Aside from real-estate investment trusts, utilities are the only major sector with a positive return over that time frame.
First, prominent members of the opposing Democratic party are voicing support. That includes both Nancy Pelosi in the House of Representatives and Charles Schumer in the Senate. Wall Street bigwigs Jamie Dimon and Lloyd Blankfein, both Democrats, agree.
Imperial Hotel, Ltd. is a company that operates hotels in Japan. Its flagship hotel was founded in 1890, located in Tokyo. It is known as… 阅读更多 »Earning Analysis: Imperial Hotel, Ltd. (TSE: 9708)
Anchoring is one. We’re often told to go with the first thing that pops into our minds, whether it’s the answer to a multiple choice test question or a trivial decision about which dessert to pick. It implies your first thought is pure instinct, a ‘blink’ decision (popularised by Malcom Gladwell), derived from subconscious data. Second-guessing yourself supposedly dilutes the magic.
In November, we wrote an article analyzing the third quarter earnings for Netflix competitor, Roku Inc. At that time, the share price was at around… 阅读更多 »Roku’s share price gained 25% in a single day after earnings and has more than doubled this year
An ETF is an open-ended investment fund that is traded on the ASX – just like any share. ETFs aim to closely track the performance of a given index or asset class, so ETF investors can gain exposure to a range of investment strategies, geographic regions and asset classes, often at lower costs than a traditional fund manager. ETFs and can be bought as simply as buying a share on the ASX during the trading day. ETFs are also eligible to be bought inside Self-Managed Super Funds.
But our biggest point of pride is our emphasis on research, which could be why the SAP – Qualtrics deal is so impressive to us. Both companies are research-driven, and according to our porings over the matter, the arrangement itself is quite sound. It was ironed out over a number of months by the two CEOs, Ryan Smith of Qualtrics and Bill McDermott of SAP. At the time of their press conference, Qualtrics was well on its IPO preparation path.