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Transurban Group - Australian Infrastructure

Transurban is a major toll road investor with concessions to operate 14 Australian and two U.S. motorways. Concessions grant the right to operate the roads and collect tolls for predetermined amounts of time. The core Australian roads are integral parts of the motorway networks in Australia's three largest cities: Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane. Granting toll-road concessions allows governments to use private capital and expertise to provide necessary improvements to road networks. Typically, concession life and toll profiles are set in negotiation...

Fletcher Building at a Fork in the Road

Fletcher Building and investors alike find themselves at a fork in the road, facing a difficult decision about which direction to take. Investors must decide whether to buy, sell or hold a stock where strong arguments could be made for all options. Fletchers face a multitude of different choices to solve their current woes. These range from asset sales, to capital raisings, or merely renegotiating their debt to relax their covenants. Before we explore Fletcher’s options, and the implications that would...

Cash & Term Deposits - Not what they used to be

The global financial crisis highlighted the enormous fiscal cost governments can incur in providing financial support for troubled banks. A major challenge for policy-makers is how to limit the disruption of a bank failure on the economy whilst minimising the overall cost to the taxpayer. At the same time, it is important that resolution options do not erode market disciplines on bank creditors to act prudently in their dealings with the bank. The Reserve Bank first began considering options for responding...

Australian Stock - Woodside Petroleum

MARKET UNDERVALUES WOODSIDE Research would suggest that Woodside is currently 20% undervalued. This would rate it as the best value of the three large Australian exploration and production companies; the others are Santos and Oil Search. The recently upgraded AUD 40.00 fair value estimate assumes 60% growth in annual production to 130 million barrels of oil equivalentby 2024. We don't believe the market sufficiently credits Woodside's ability to complete a capital-efficient second Pluto LNG train, nor its ability to increase North...
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NZ Stock Opportunity - Comvita

By Tom McBride, Investment Adviser COMVITA Comvita is a vertically integrated natural health product company. It specialises in honey based products, with a particular focus on Manuka honey. More recently, the company has transitioned into other natural health product categories, including Olive Leaf extract, Omega 3, dairy, and eye-healthcare markets. In addition to natural health products, Comvita launched Medihoney Adhesive Dressings for minor wounds, burns, cuts & grazes. The adhesive dressing market is valued in excess of $1 Billion. Comvita generate...

UK Listed Trust Update - THE MONKS INVESTMENT TRUST

By David Hayes, Investment Adviser THE MONKS INVESTMENT TRUST International share diversification can be achieved by utilizing UK listed trusts. The UK listed trusts manage diversified international share portfolios and they are reliant on the managers ability to navigate the global financial markets. These investments are listed on the London Stock Exchange and denominated in Sterling. Baillie Gifford & Co Limited is a fund manager based in Edinburgh with £173 billion under management in specialist equity, fixed income and multi-asset portfolios...

NZ Stock Update - Ryman Healthcare

RYMAN HEALTHCARE - LUCKY COUNTRY PROVING TO BE A WINNING BET By James Smalley, Investment Adviser Ryman Healthcare (RYM.NZ) has been a long term staple holding in many of HHG client’s portfolios, with investors having a total return of 332% on their investment in the four years from 1 Jan 2010 to 31 Dec 2014. However in the following 4 years up until the company’s recent release of its ½ year result on the 23rd Nov 2017, as shown by the...
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Fixed Income Update

FIXED INTEREST AN ESSENTIAL BUFFER FOR PORTFOLIOS. By Grant Davies, Investment Adviser. Including Fixed Interest in an investment portfolio helps to reduce your risk, and will help protect your portfolio in a market downturn. Having quality fixed interest is essential, which is why the Hamilton Hindin Greene’s Investment Committee guidelines specify that at least 20% of the fixed interest portfolio should be rated A- or above by Standard & Poor’s. This is a high bar, particularly when we consider the interest...
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