Tim McArthur

Tim McArthur has been a freelance Fool since 2012. After a dangerously close call with a career in politics, he came to his senses and decided to focus on investing instead. Upon returning from an internship with Davis Funds in New York, Tim has put his analyst skills to good use managing his own portfolio. Having studied and practiced value-investing intensively for nearly a decade, Tim is passionate about understanding and valuing businesses and keen to share his knowledge with others to help them first and foremost not lose money and secondly to outperform the market. Tim holds a Degree in Economics (Honours).

Posts by Tim McArthur

Is now a good time to buy Aurizon Holdings Ltd, Beach Energy Ltd and Drillsearch Energy Limited?

Outperforming the market from this point will get increasingly difficult - Aurizon Holdings Ltd (ASX:AZJ), Beach Energy Ltd (ASX:BPT) and Drillsearch Energy Limited (ASX:DLS)... More »

Are Santos Ltd and Origin Energy Ltd capable of rocketing higher?

BG Group has set a multi-billion dollar precedent which Santos Ltd (ASX:STO) and Origin Energy Ltd (ASX:ORG) look set to follow. More »

Is Macquarie Group Ltd really worth $79 a share?

Macquarie Group Ltd (ASX:MQG) is up nearly 31% in the past year but that might not stop the good times from rolling on. More »

Is now the time to buy G8 Education Ltd?

G8 Education Ltd (ASX:GEM) has been on many investors' watch lists, but it could now be time it moved to the buy list! More »

Are you playing the greater fool theory?

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) has hit a new all-time high but perhaps the sellers know more than the buyers! More »

4 reasons Woolworths Limited is a screaming buy

With Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) at a two-year low, now could be the right time for long-term investors to add this quality blue-chip to their... More »

5 reasons to stick with your AMP Limited shares

AMP Limited (ASX:AMP) is currently trading at its highest level in five years. More »

Is it time to buy these 3 out-of-favour stocks?

Ainsworth Game Technology Limited (ASX:AGI), Village Roadshow Ltd (ASX:VRL) and Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) have all hit new lows. More »

Westpac Banking Corp hits a new all-time high: Will it go higher?

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) isn't the only blue-chip stock hitting fresh highs. More »

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group issues dire warning for Australian investors

Research by the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ASX:ANZ) suggests things could get worse before they get better for service providers to the... More »

Tandou Limited rockets 20%: Here’s what just happened

A tie-up between Webster Limited (ASX:WBA) and Tandou Limited (ASX:TAN) could potentially set-off a round of consolidation within the industry. More »

Freedom Foods Group Ltd reports profit drop: Is this growth stock a buy?

Freedom Foods Group Ltd (ASX:FNP) will need to produce significantly higher future earnings to justify its share price. More »

Mantra Group Ltd reports impressive interim profit result: Is this top performing IPO still a buy?

Mantra Group Ltd (ASX:MTR) has soared 80% since first listing! More »

Shine Corporate Ltd reports: Is it a better bet than Slater & Gordon Limited?

Shine Corporate Ltd (ASX:SHJ) is growing quickly just like its peer Slater & Gordon Limited (ASX:SGH) but perhaps the growth is already fully reflected... More »