The definitive guide for putting your money to work Top Stocks 2020 is your trusted guide for smart investing in the Australian sharemarket. For over 25 years, market expert Martin Roth has shared advice on how to maximise your profits and grow your portfolio. An invaluable resource for all skill levels - from novice investor to professional trader - this book provides clear and accurate information to help you pick the best stocks and gain the greatest value for your money.
Now in its 26th edition, this bestselling guide includes over 100 charts and tables to allow quick reference to company data. Up-to-date information on company financials, business results and performance projections provides the tools you need to make informed and profitable stock decisions. Ignoring the hype, punditry and media noise surrounding the stock market, Martin Roth's rigorous analysis of financial data delivers an accurate, real-world picture of each company's outlook.
Get expert opinions on Australia's leading public companies Compare sales and profit data with in-depth analysis and expert interpretation See the latest financial rankings of top Australian companies Examine the debt levels, dividends, and overall outlook of companies to gain complete pictures of their real value When it's time to invest your hard-earned money, you need accurate and trusted guidance. Martin Roth's proven methods have weathered market cycles, outlived fads and stood the test of time. In this latest edition, Top Stocks continues to provide you with everything you need to make wise decisions and put your money where it belongs.
Country of Publication:
04 November 2019
Preface vii Introduction xvii Part I: The Companies 1300SMILES Limited 2 Accent Group Limited 4 Adelaide Brighton Limited 6 AGL Energy Limited 8 ALS Limited 10 Altium Limited 12 Alumina Limited 14 AMA Group Limited 16 Ansell Limited 18 APN Property Group Limited 20 ARB Corporation Limited 22 ASX Limited 24 AUB Group Limited 26 Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited 28 Australian Ethical Investment Limited 30 Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Limited 32 Bapcor Limited 34 Beach Energy Limited 36 Beacon Lighting Group Limited 38 Bell Financial Group Limited 40 BHP Group Limited 42 Blackmores Limited 44 BlueScope Steel Limited 46 Brambles Limited 48 Breville Group Limited 50 Brickworks Limited 52 Caltex Australia Limited 54 Cedar Woods Properties Limited 56 CIMIC Group Limited 58 The Citadel Group Limited 60 Clover Corporation Limited 62 Cochlear Limited 64 Codan Limited 66 Collins Foods Limited 68 Commonwealth Bank of Australia 70 Corporate Travel Management Limited 72 Credit Corp Group Limited 74 CSR Limited 76 Data#3 Limited 78 DWS Limited 80 Fiducian Group Limited 82 Flight Centre Travel Group Limited 84 Fortescue Metals Group Limited 86 GR Engineering Services Limited 88 GUD Holdings Limited 90 GWA Group Limited 92 Hansen Technologies Limited 94 Harvey Norman Holdings Limited 96 Infomedia Limited 98 Insurance Australia Group Limited 100 Integrated Research Limited 102 IPH Limited 104 IRESS Limited 106 JB Hi-Fi Limited 108 Jumbo Interactive Limited 110 Lifestyle Communities Limited 112 Macquarie Group Limited 114 Magellan Financial Group Limited 116 McMillan Shakespeare Limited 118 McPherson's Limited 120 Medibank Private Limited 122 Mineral Resources Limited 124 MNF Group Limited 126 Monadelphous Group Limited 128 Money3 Corporation Limited 130 Mortgage Choice Limited 132 National Australia Bank Limited 134 NIB Holdings Limited 136 Nick Scali Limited 138 Northern Star Resources Limited 140 Objective Corporation Limited 142 OFX Group Limited 144 Orica Limited 146 Orora Limited 148 Pacific Energy Limited 150 Pacific Smiles Group Limited 152 Pendal Group Limited 154 Perpetual Limited 156 Platinum Asset Management Limited 158 Pro Medicus Limited 160 REA Group Limited 162 Regis Resources Limited 164 Rio Tinto Limited 166 Ruralco Holdings Limited 168 Sandfire Resources NL 170 Schaffer Corporation Limited 172 SeaLink Travel Group Limited 174 Servcorp Limited 176 Service Stream Limited 178 SG Fleet Group Limited 180 Smartgroup Corporation Limited 182 Sonic Healthcare Limited 184 Southern Cross Media Group Limited 186 Super Retail Group Limited 188 Supply Network Limited 190 Technology One Limited 192 TPG Telecom Limited 194 Treasury Wine Estates Limited 196 Virtus Health Limited 198 Vita Group Limited 200 Webjet Limited 202 Wellcom Group Limited 204 Wesfarmers Limited 206 Westpac Banking Corporation 208 Woolworths Group Limited 210 Part II: The Tables A Market capitalisation 215 B Revenues 216 C Year-on-year revenues growth 217 D EBIT margin 218 E Year-on-year EBIT margin growth 219 F After-tax profit 220 G Year-on-year earnings per share growth 221 H Return on equity 222 I Year-on-year return on equity growth 223 J Debt-to-equity ratio 224 K Current ratio 225 L Price/earnings ratio 226 M Price-to-NTA-per-share ratio 227 N Dividend yield 228 O Year-on-year dividend growth 229 P Five-year share price return 230 Q Non-interest income to total income 231 R Cost-to-income ratio 231 S Return on assets 231