Sean O'Neill

A contributor to The Motley Fool Australia since November 2013, Sean is a keen investor and an optimist at heart. He also has a skeptical streak and a wry sense of humour that feeds on the antics of listed companies. Believing that excessive short-termedness and a lack of knowledge hurts everyday investors, Sean aims to write articles that fulfill The Motley Fool's stated goal: Helping the world invest - better. You can follow Sean on Twitter using the handle @SeanO_AU.

Is Westpac Banking Corp running out of time to reform its lending practices?

Recent changes to lending standards imposed by ASIC could have a big impact on Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) customers. More »

Debt free: Tips for a wealthier and brighter future

Buying shares in companies like Westfield Corp Ltd (ASX:WFD), Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES), and Washington H. Soul Pattinson and Co. Ltd (ASX: SOL) would be... More »

Have ASX share prices reached their peak?

With share prices of companies like CSL Limited (ASX: CSL) at record highs, is it time to avoid stocks entirely? More »

Why the Sirtex Medical Limited share price is climbing higher

The Sirtex Medical Limited (ASX:SRX) share price is expected to dive today following a downgrade this morning. More »

Here’s why I think the market’s wrong on Link Administration Holdings Ltd

I’m avoiding Link Administration Holdings Ltd (ASX:LNK) at current share prices. More »

Devastated: Innate Immunotherapeutics Ltd plunges 91% on announcement

The Innate Immunotherapeutics Ltd (ASX:IIL) share price fell 91% to $0.059 after this morning’s announcement. More »

Crash: Is the Innate Immunotherapeutics Ltd share price going straight to ZERO?

The Innate Immunotherapeutics Ltd (ASX:IIL) share price could dive today after the release of negative trial results. More »

REA Group Limited is about to disrupt the mortgage market

The REA Group Ltd (ASX:REA) share price could rise today after it announced a major market update this morning. More »

How stop-loss orders cost digital currency punters thousands

The recent ‘flash crash’ in digital currency Ethereum is a sure sign of the potential issues with stop-loss orders. More »

Media scandal: Why the Aveo Group share price fell 11% today

The Aveo Group (ASX:AOG) share price fell heavily today following concerning reports in the media. More »

Big 4 bank shares: Lucky or just good?

Failures of banks in Spain, Italy, and Canada have shown the success of Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) et al. in a new... More »

Why the Aveo Group share price is set to plunge today

Media reports about Aveo Group (ASX: AOG) could hit the company’s share price hard today. More »

Is the Ardent Leisure Group share price over-hyped?

Should you sell Ardent Leisure Group (ASX:AAD) at today’s share price? More »

Are Grange Resources Limited shares an undiscovered bargain?

Grange Resources Limited (ASX:GRR) has more than its market capitalisation in cash. More »