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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.

These ASX shares are swept up by the new Victorian COVID-19 lockdown

The new Victorian COVID-19 lockdown took the wind out of the ASX 200 with several ASX stocks seeing a surge in late trading activity. More »

Why brokers have just downgraded BHP and these ASX stocks today

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Here’s what ASX investors need to know about the RBA’s rate decision today

The RBA left the cash rate at a record low of 0.25% again but there are some takeaways from its monetary statement worth noting... More »

Why the CBA share price and other ASX banks could outperform in FY21

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Afterpay expects sales to double to $11bn and launches $800m cap raise

Management is capitalising on the recond high Afterpay Ltd (ASX: APT) share price to sell new shares even as co-founders sell stock and forecasts... More »

The most popular US shares that Aussies are buying includes a few surprising names

US stocks are outperforming ASX shares in the COVID-19 rebound and Australian investors are hopping onboard this trend. More »

The latest ASX 200 stocks crashing on broker downgrades

The market stumbled out of the opening block this morningm but there are two ASX stocks that are crashing harder on broker downgrades. More »

The Webjet share price is dividing analysts even as it becomes a likely takeover target

There are many reasons why the Webjet Limited (ASX: WEB) share price will be in the spotlight in FY21 as it emerges from the... More »

The latest ASX stocks to be downgraded by top brokers today

The S&P/ASX 200 Index (Index:^AXJO) running out of puff but these ASX shares may face more pressure as brokers downgraded them today. More »

Why you can expect further gains for ASX shares this quarter

History is on the side of ASX bulls. Whenever the S&P 500 Index records a big jump in the previous quarter, the market has... More »

Risk to supermarkets is rising but is Woolworths share price still a buy?

ASX supermarket stocks are getting a second wind since the second wave of COVID-19 cases, but Goldman is warning that risks are increasing. More »

Fund managers have been snapping up Sonic and these ASX 200 stocks

Fund managers have been snapping up ASX shares with their average cash balance dropping again in May to a more than two-year low. More »

The latest ASX stocks to be upgraded by brokers to “buy”

The ASX 200 is off to a good start for FY21. This is particularly so for a handful of ASX stocks that have just... More »

ASX 200 stocks to watch for FY2021

The last financial year started so promising but fizzled. The silver lining is that FY21 is likely to be better and here are some... More »