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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 new emerging threat to the Oil Search share price

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Why the BlueScope share price is rallying today

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AUSTRAC’s case against Westpac threatens to sink its SPP

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) share price on track to become the worst performing big bank stock for 2019 as the embattled bank faces... More »

Metro Rail blowout could wipe $90m off Lendlease’s profit

Reports that there may be a $3 billion cost overrun in Melbourne’s Metro Rail project is bad news for the Lendlease Group (ASX: LLC)... More »

Jump in domestic traffic keeps Sydney Airport share price near record high

A domestic travel boom is keeping the Sydney Airport Holdings Pty Ltd (ASX: SYD) share price continues to cruise near record highs following the... More »

Why Westpac could get a $700m cash injection next week

Australia’s second largest bank could be close to announcing an asset sale that may inject $700 million into its balance sheet. Here's what you... More »

Buy this heavily shorted ASX 200 stock for the housing market recovery

This heavily shorted S&P/ASX 200 (Index:^AXJO) (ASX:XJO) stock linked to the housing construction market has been hammered. But Macquarie Group Ltd (ASX: MQG) just... More »

3 popular large caps just got hit with “sell” ratings by top brokers

These 3 outperforming S&P/ASX 200 (Index:^AXJO) (ASX:XJO) stocks have generated big returns for shareholders over the past year, but top brokers reckon now's the... More »

Qantas share price tipped to test new highs next month

The Qantas Airways Limited (ASX: QAN) share price joined a special club of high-flyers after the stock recently soared to a record high. More »

Why the AUB share price is rocketing higher today

The AUB Group Ltd (ASX: AUB) share price surged during lunch time trade to become one of the best performers on the ASX. More »

Why Graincorp’s share price jumped when earnings crashed

A big crash in full-year earnings didn’t stop the Graincorp Ltd (ASX: GNC) share price from jumping higher this morning. Here's why... More »

Incitec’s share price fights back despite broker downgrades

The Incitec Pivot Ltd (ASX: IPL) share price recovered most of its early loses as at least two brokers downgraded the stock following its... More »

Why ASX retail shares may face pressure going into Christmas

ASX retail stocks may come under pressure as we head into the all-important Christmas trading season as expectations for a spending boost starts to... More »

Why the OZ Minerals share price is crashing today

The OZ Minerals Limited (ASX: OZL) share price crashed this morning after brokers downgraded the copper miner following yesterday’s news on the delay of... More »