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Tom Richardson

Tom is a holder of the CFA Society of the UK administered Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and has more than a decade's professional experience in the investment management industry in Australia and the UK. Tom now works as a writer and editor for TMF Australia and has two easy to remember rules of investing he likes to follow. Avoid overpaying for growth stocks and avoid paying at all for stocks that are cheap for a reason. Tom prefers growth investing over value investing and says it's not rocket science, just avoid overpaying for the best returns.

Will iSignthis’s ESG certificate impress the ASX?

Unfortunately, iSignthis's ESG certificate is unlikely to impress the compliance team at the ASX. More »

These are the 10 worst blue-chip shares in 2019

Being blue-chip or large cap does not mean a company and its valuation cannot hit tough times. More »

Electro Optic Systems raising $68m, upgrades EBIT guidance

Over the six months to June 30 2019 it reported a net profit of $7.5 million on sales of $57.4 million. More »

Why Webjet shares are soaring today

The digital travel business told investors to expect underlying EBITDA between $157 million to $167 million over FY2020. More »

Kogan shares are up 157% over the past year Ltd (ASX: KGN) shares have swung wildly over the past year but the trend has generally been higher. More »

Why WiseTech shares are tanking today

Wisetech Global Ltd (ASX: WTC) shares are down 10 per cent today despite the SaaS player confirming it's on track to deliver EBITDA guidance. More »

Here’s why the a2 share price is soaring today

It forecast H1 FY 2020 revenue should land between $780 million to $800 million. Over the half it expects direct China infant formula sales... More »

Is Sonic Healthcare the best dividend share on the ASX?

Sonic shares are up more than 10x since 1999 and you cannot beat the combination of rising dividends and share prices as an investor.  More »

Woodside Petroleum reveals plan to “triple reserves”

Woodside's two core assets for now are its Pluto and North West Shelf LNG projects on offshore WA. More »

Here’s why the Coca-Cola share price surged today

Over FY 2019 Coca-Cola paid 31 cents per share in dividends to place it on a trailing yield of 4.3%. This is along way... More »

Why the Prospa share price tanked today

Prospa Group Ltd (ASX: PGL) shares cratered 28% this morning after the small business lender warned that its expected calendar year 2019 revenue of... More »

Why the Appen share price is soaring today

Appen Ltd (ASX: APX) shares are 14 per cent higher to $26.70 today after the machine learning business upgraded its calendar year 2019 guidance... More »

Monash IVF share price slips on profit warning

The Monash IVF Group Ltd (ASX:MVF) share price is 2 per cent lower at $1.06 this morning after the IVF business told investors net... More »

iSignthis shares suspended ‘until further notice’

The regulator has requested bank statements, receivables balances, invoices, and remittance advices related to the six-month period ending June 30 2018. More »