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Brendon Lau

Brendon’s passion for shares started by accident in 2003 and he has worked in various roles around capital markets ever since as a trader, stock analyst and markets reporter with the Australian Financial Review. Most of his wealth has come from share investing than any other asset class, and that has given him the financial freedom not to work full-time, if he chooses to. Brendon is a medium to long-term investor who aims to hold positions for a year or longer and is focused on fundamental analysis, although he will occasionally use technical indicators to time his entries and exits. Brendon has an MBA from Melbourne Business School and is RG 146 certified. He lives in Melbourne with his wife, three kids and two dogs.

The ASX stock left behind by the gold rush

Many ASX gold miners are sitting on double-digit gains over the past year as the precious metal is in hot demand. But not all... More »

Why the Telstra share price could be set for a big move in 2 weeks

The Telstra Corporation Ltd (ASX: TLS) share price could be set to make a big move of up to 10% in two weeks, according... More »

The other ASX sector benefitting from the oil price surge

It isn’t only ASX energy stocks that are surging ahead after the weekend attack on Saudi Arabia sent the oil price surging by its... More »

Why ASX oil stocks could be set to surge this morning

Our energy stocks could be poised to jump this morning although the rest of the sectors on the S&P/ASX 200 (Index:^AXJO) (ASX:XJO) index could... More »

Why the risk of a dividend cut from Westpac just went up

The ASX big bank shares are outperforming the S&P/ASX 200 (Index:^AXJO) (ASX:XJO) with the notable exception of the Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) share... More »

UBS picks the top ASX gold stocks to buy today

ASX gold stocks could be entering a consensus upgrade cycle, just like what happened to our iron ore miners last year when the commodity... More »

What you need to know about Woolworths’ latest acquisition

The Woolworths Group Ltd (ASX: WOW) share price is trading higher following news that it’s beefing up its wine business ahead of the big... More »

Top broker thinks this ASX mining stock a takeover target

This embattled mining stock is making a comeback this morning and it may be something to do with speculation that the graphite miner could... More »

Macquarie warns this big ASX bank is most likely to underperform in FY20

Easing macroeconomic headwinds are helping push ASX big bank shares higher but not all four big bank share prices are likely to outperform through... More »

Is this the new favourite ASX short-selling target?

Short-sellers have done well over the August reporting season with many of the most short-sold S&P/ASX 200 (Index:^AXJO) (ASX:XJO) stocks losing ground. But there... More »

Morgan Stanley warns that this tech stock is about to tumble

This S&P/ASX 200 (Index:^AXJO) (ASX:XJO) tech stock is under pressure along with the rest of the sector, but a top broker thinks it's set... More »

Kogan’s latest move to push its share price to new one-year highs

Listed online retailer Kogan.com Ltd (ASX: KGN) is taking on some large competitors as it moves into a new market in a bid to... More »

Why TPG share price is a top performer on the ASX 200 today

The TPG Telecom Ltd (ASX: TPM) share price is surging ahead and is likely to be the among the best performing stock on the... More »

The latest 3 ASX buy recommendations by top brokers

Optimism is seeping back into the market with the S&P/ASX 200 (Index:^AXJO) (ASX:XJO) index reversing early losses to trade 0.2% higher in after lunch... More »