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Stewart Vella

The behaviour gap: Why many investors don’t beat the share market

Many investors don't achieve the returns of the funds or indexes in which they are invested. Here's how you can increase your odds. More »

Contrarian Investing and the ASX

The phrase contrarian investing is synonymous with the likes of Warren Buffett and Howard Marks. But what is a contrarian investment and how do... More »

The dividend shares I’d buy for income right now

When investing for income the strength of earnings, payout ratio, and maturity of the business are important considerations. Here are the dividend stocks I'd... More »

Fortescue Metals Group Limited: Are the shares a bargain?

The shares of Fortescue Metals Group Limited have steep declines over the last 12 months. Are they cheap enough to buy, despite the headwinds? More »

CSL Limited: Here’s what I would pay for the shares

The share price of CSL Limited has been moving up over a number of years. Undoubtedly, it’s a great company. Has the share price... More »

Ramsay Health Care Limited: What I’d pay for the shares

The shares of Ramsay Health Care Limited have been on the slide over the last twelve months. Here is what I would pay for... More »

Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd: Here’s what I think the shares are worth

The shares of Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd has almost doubled in the previous twelve months. Here is what I think they are actually... More »

3 reasonably priced small cap stocks

Small caps typically have more room for growth than larger cap companies. Strong small cap companies can also earn high rates of return on... More »

3 companies I’d buy because they don’t pay dividends

Australian investors have long valued dividend payments as a source of income and wealth creation. Here are 3 companies who pay no dividends, but... More »

10 of the cheapest shares on the ASX: March update

Finding the cheapest companies trading on the ASX can be difficult. Here is a March update to the list of 10 of the cheapest... More »

3 companies with great returns on equity

Long term wealth creation through share investing depends, in part, on holding shares in companies with who can compound investors’ money at high rates... More »

3 value shares I’d buy today to hold for a decade

There are loud cries that the market is overpriced. Nonetheless, there may be pockets of value present. Here is why I would consider buying... More »

3 contrarian retail shares with outsized upside potential

At the heart of value investing is selecting stocks with far greater upside potential than downside potential. With retail stocks being heavily sold off,... More »

3 quality small cap companies I’d buy for the dividend

Small caps can be businesses in growth mode. In these cases, reinvesting cash back into the business is good for shareholders. Here are thee... More »