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A Dozen Checklist For Retail Investors To Hit The Jackpot In 2021

Friday, 15 January 2021, 3:56 pm | Kalkine

Retail investors can achieve significant gains in 2021 amid the potential recovery of economies and financial markets from COVID-19 crisis. Surging cases of new coronavirus strain infection and renewed lockdowns in Europe may induce stock market volatility ... More >>

Three Investment Avenues To Watch Out For In 2021

Tuesday, 5 January 2021, 5:20 pm | Kalkine

Summary This is the right time for investors to ascertain their best-suited investment avenues to wade through financial market uncertainty in 2021. Cryptocurrency, electric vehicles, and commodities are some promising investment themes holding great potential ... More >>

NZ Economy Entering 2021 As Fit As A Fiddle

Thursday, 24 December 2020, 7:59 pm | Kalkine

Summary • NZ economy has quickly revived to pre-coronavirus levels, achieving a V-shaped recovery. • Businesses and households are anticipating better days ahead amidst green shoots shining in the economy. • Closed international borders and ... More >>

Five Investing Tips To Beat Stock Market Uncertainty In 2021

Friday, 18 December 2020, 4:28 pm | Kalkine

Summary Stock markets threw up one of the best investing lessons in 2020, exhibiting massive volatility, emotional swings, erratic moves, and multi-bagger returns. It seems to be the right time for investors to chart out their investment plans for ... More >>

Three Emerging Trends Defining NZ Economy’s Recovery Scenario

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 6:59 pm | Kalkine

Summary ASB Bank and OECD have provided a brighter economic outlook for the NZ economy. Several green shoots are sprouting in labour, property and retail markets despite COVID-driven headwinds. Optimism is growing over COVID-19 vaccine development and ... More >>

Guide To Capitalise On The Santa Claus Rally

Friday, 4 December 2020, 6:28 pm | Kalkine

Summary As the turbulent year inches towards the end, market participants are glued to the much-awaited Santa Claus rally. Investors should retain a hawk-eye view and effectively manage the risks to capitalise on the Christmas rally. Market players ... More >>

Five Tips For Investors To Reap Benefits From Bitcoin Investing

Thursday, 26 November 2020, 6:19 am | Kalkine

Summary The recent rally of Bitcoin from US$11k to ~US$19k has made it a talk of the town amongst market participants. While Bitcoin’s rally has enabled some investors to become millionaires in a very short span of time, there is much more to this than ... More >>

Porter’s Five Forces Analysis Of Kiwi Supermarket Industry

Monday, 16 November 2020, 3:58 pm | Kalkine

While NZ supermarkets have continued to observe strong sales over the past few years, insignificant competition in the supermarket industry has been a growing cause of concern. More >>

Pfizer Vaccine Breakthrough: Weighing The Prospects Vs Challenges For Kiwi Land

Thursday, 12 November 2020, 6:08 am | Kalkine

Summary Drug-makers Pfizer and BioNTech SE have reported 90% efficacy of their COVID-19 vaccine candidate in late-stage clinical trials. While about a dozen vaccine candidates are in the final stages of testing currently, Pfizer is the first one to report late-stage ... More >>

3C’s Describing Unemployment Trend Of September Quarter

Saturday, 7 November 2020, 6:28 am | Kalkine

Summary The economic effects of COVID-19 and related border restrictions prompted a record jump in jobless rate to 5.3 per cent during the last quarter. The labour market seems to have tasted the bitter reality of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated ... More >>

Three Businesses Hopping On Crypto Bandwagon In COVID-19 Era

Monday, 2 November 2020, 5:45 pm | Kalkine

Summary Cryptocurrency is gravitating towards becoming a popular investment asset in Kiwi Land and the rest of the world. PayPal has announced its plans to enable US-based PayPal users to buy and sell digital currencies via its cryptocurrency service. ... More >>

PEST Analysis Of NZ Property Market Making Headway In COVID-19 Storm

Friday, 23 October 2020, 6:27 am | Kalkine

Summary The NZ housing market has been brushing aside COVID-induced risks since June 2020, observing tremendous revival in the property prices. Given the emerging scenario, a PEST analysis seems vital to discern the forces driving the property ... More >>

Five-Point Reference Guide For Investors To Wade Through COVID-19 Recession

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 5:12 pm | Kalkine

Summary Legendary investors like Mr Warren Buffett considers market slump as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tap high-grade firms at reasonable prices. Investors can exercise the idea of extremes while investing in the equity market to survive through the ... More >>

Zoom Your Lens Over Bright Spots Dazzling In The NZ Economy

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 5:10 pm | Kalkine

Summary NZ economy appears to be gradually resurrecting from its worst economic contraction in June 2020 quarter, offering glimmers of hope in this pandemic-afflicted environment. NZD/USD pair has rebounded by over 17% from the March 2020 dip, when ... More >>

‘SWOT Analysis’ Of NZ Travel Industry Reeling From COVID-19 Crisis

Wednesday, 30 September 2020, 7:54 pm | Kalkine

Summary The COVID-19 pandemic sparked an unprecedented crisis in the booming travel sector, triggering widespread revenue and job losses. However, remarkable growth in domestic and virtual tourism is instilling strength in the beaten industry. It ... More >>

COVID-19 Pandemic Vs Global Financial Crisis: NZ Economic Indicators Under The Spotlight

Friday, 18 September 2020, 3:57 pm | Kalkine

Summary With several green shoots sprouting in the NZ economy , Kiwi Land’s Q2 GDP numbers appear to be a short-term economic shock While Westpac’s consumer confidence index deteriorated in September, it is prevailing well above the level seen during ... More >>

Are There Any Green Shoots Sprouting In The NZ Economy?

Monday, 14 September 2020, 4:29 pm | Kalkine

Summary ASB Quarterly Economic Forecast suggests that the NZ economy is performing better than previously expected. The government’s recently proposed tax policy for top earners is expected to keep public debt levels in check. The NZ property ... More >>

Three Key Trends Defining Travel Sector’s Recovery From COVID-19 Storm

Saturday, 5 September 2020, 2:49 pm | Kalkine

Summary The tourism industry remained at the core of the NZ economy in the pre-COVID-19 era. COVID-19 driven travel curbs stimulated a sharp fall in Kiwi Land’s border crossings in June 2020 quarter. The extension of the Tourism Loan Scheme by the government ... More >>

What Made ETFs A Star Investment Opportunity During COVID-19 Crisis?

Friday, 28 August 2020, 5:59 pm | Kalkine

Summary Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) remarkably proved their resilience during the Global Virus Crisis. As per Smartshares, the total value of ETF trades on the NZ market jumped to NZD 1.234 billion in 1H 2020, relative to less than NZD 1 billion ... More >>

NZ Economic Charter: Three Silver Linings In The COVID-19 Cloud

Tuesday, 25 August 2020, 4:35 pm | Kalkine

Summary While the nation’s second infection wave is under the scanner, optimistic revitalisation signs cannot be ignored. NZ noted an uptick of ~11.8k in the number of paid jobs during the week ended 19th July 2020, and a fall of 0.2 per cent in ... More >>