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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 latest ASX shares upgraded by brokers to “buy”

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Brokers may be upgrading this ASX stock even as it delivered a plunge in profits

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Reality bites: Broker warns CBA shares to underperform this week

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How Macquarie Group is vying to unseat CBA

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Top broker urging you to buy this ASX 200 retail stock next week

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