Morning Note

Morning Note – 20 July 2018

GET TO KNOW YOUR COMPANIES Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM) Brookfield is an alternative asset manager company listed on the New York stock exchange. They released an interim report for the first quarter of 2018 ended 31 March 2018. Their revenue increased by 110%, funds from operations increased by 74% and they increased their interim […]

Markets & Equities

Is the SA stock market on its way up, or on its way to a correction?

Are we naive for wanting to believe in fairy tales? Surely no one would rather believe in the worst possible outcome? Mankind is inclined to believe that all things will turn out for the best, but does this belief system apply to investments as well? When looking at a graph depicting the last 50 years’ […]

Financial Planning Portfolio DIY

Following a focused investment strategy in 2017

The fact that the FTSE/JSE All Share Index barely delivered any returns in the last two years, shows us that when it comes to managing a personal share portfolio, it’s often wise to stick to specific themes. The easiest way to do this, is to manage your share portfolio in the same way that you […]