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

4 rising small-cap stocks for your watchlist

Retail Food Group Limited (ASX:RFG), CSG Limited (ASX:CSV), Austral Limited (ASX:ASB) and iSelect Ltd (ASX:ISU) are all popular with one leading fund manager. More »

What are the best ASX stocks to own in a recession?

Telstra Corporation Ltd (ASX:TLS), Ramsay Health Care Limited (ASX:RHC) and Transurban Group (ASX:TCL) all look good defensive options. More »

4 discounted ASX stocks for your weekend

Fairfax Media Limited (ASX:FXJ), Orica Ltd (ASX:ORI), CSR Limited (ASX:CSR) and Crown Resorts Ltd ASX:CWN) could all be worth researching. More »

Which companies will benefit from low interest rates?

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) is one of the major beneficiaries of lower oil prices, while Harvey Norman Holdings Limited (ASX:HVN) is sitting pretty thanks... More »

Here’s why software company Covata Ltd soared 18.6%

Covata Ltd (ASX:CVT) has announced a partnership with an impressive global IT leader. More »

Here’s why Monadelphous Group Limited has been jumping around

Monadelphous Group Limited (ASX:MND) is one of the most highly regarded operators in the mining services sector. More »

3 great reasons to own Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd

The share price of Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd (ASX:CCL) has staged a remarkable comeback in the past six months. More »

Is it ‘game over’ for iron ore and coal miners?

Reports on Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG) and New Hope Corporation Limited (ASX:NHC) have reminded investors just how tough the going is for iron... More »

Are Amcor Limited, Aristocrat Leisure Limited and Sonic Healthcare Limited headed higher?

Amcor Limited (ASX:AMC), Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX:ALL) and Sonic Healthcare Limited (ASX:SHL) have all hit fresh 52-week highs. More »

Missed the rally in REA Group Limited and Carsales.Com Ltd? Don’t miss out on these junior versions

iProperty Group Ltd (ASX:IPP) and iCar Asia Ltd (ASX:ICQ) could be the growth stories of tomorrow. More »

What does Buffett’s decision to sell Exxon mean for ASX investors?

The watchlist looks the best place for Woodside Petroleum Limited (ASX:WPL), Santos Ltd (ASX:STO) and Oil Search Limited (ASX:OSH) at present. More »

Monadelphous Group Limited soars 25%: Is it time to buy mining service stocks?

Monadelphous Group Limited (ASX:MND) has rallied strongly despite no specific news. More »

Would Warren Buffett buy Commonwealth Bank of Australia or CSL Limited?

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) and CSL Limited (ASX:CSL) are both high-quality blue-chip stocks but there are good reasons why Buffett doesn't own either... More »

What are 10 of the best ASX stocks to own for income seekers?

You might be surprised to learn that Telstra Corporation Ltd (ASX:TLS) hasn't made the list! More »