Sharesight20 top 20 trades on ASX & NZX - March 2020
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Welcome to the March 2020 edition of the Sharesight20 monthly trading snapshot, where we look at the top 20 trades on both the ASX and NZX made by Sharesight users during the month. March was a volatile time for markets, with Sharesight users adapting to conditions with an increase in active stock picking, as well as bear themed ETFs.
Here’s March’s top ASX and NZX trades.
Sharesight20 top 20 ASX trades March 2020
In March’s Sharesight20ASX snapshot the crown for the most traded stock again went to S&P ASX 300 index tracking ETF Vanguard Australian Shares (ASX: VAS). For the first time in our monthly snapshot history we see two bear themed ETFs in the top 20 (ASX: BEAR) & (ASX: BBOZ), Let’s look at the news behind key stocks in this month’s snapshot:
Afterpay Limited (ASX: APT)
Afterpay on the defensive after enormous share price drop
What does the COVID-19 pandemic mean for Afterpay shares?
Insiders are snapping up Afterpay shares right now
Afterpay’s (APT) share price has been spiking and slumping dramatically
Afterpay (APT) share price forecast: Is it still worth $34?
Short-sellers stepping up attack on Afterpay Ltd
Market rallies, recession talks and Afterpay’s 198% melt-up
National Australia Bank (ASX: NAB)
NAB share price falls 5% to multi-year low
NAB, Macquarie kill off hybrid listings
NAB (ASX:NAB) recalls capital notes offer, hits ten-year low
No, NAB did not bail-in NABPC hybrid holders into equity…
What does COVID-19 mean for ASX 200 bank shares in 2020?
Woodside Petroleum (ASX: WPL)
Why are the Woodside, Santos and Oil Search share prices collapsing?
‘Brutal, cold’: Woodside workers stood down as virus fears grow
South32, Woodside, ALS all batten down the hatches
Woodside to slash spending amid COVID-19
Woodside delays $52b WA investment call
Woodside Petroleum puts billions on hold due to COVID-19 & oil price slump
CSL Limited (ASX: CSL)
How to make CSL’s rare success the norm in Australia
‘Completely nuts’: CSL’s disconnect with reality
Can the CSL share price hit $300…again?
CSL shares up 6.9% Ansell up 19% as health drives ASX gains
Sharesight20 top 20 NZX trades March 2020
Travel and health stocks all placed highly in our snapshot of the NZX this month, with a mixture of growth opportunities and value on offer.
Air New Zealand (NZX: AIR)
Air NZ placed in trading halt; plans to cut international capacity by 85 per cent in next few months
Cuts domestic capacity by 30% in response to Government restrictions
NZ shares slip again with Air New Zealand hit hard
Air New Zealand bailout predicted to be between $2b and $3b
Air New Zealand cancels dividend, takes government loan
The a2 Milk Company (NZX: A2M)
a2 Milk expands into Canada with Agrifoods
a2 Milk increases investment in Synlait Milk following decline in share price
Why the a2 Milk share price has climbed higher in March (Mar 19)
Why New Zealand’s own A2 milk company is so good
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare (NZX: FPH)
Will Fisher and Paykel Healthcare benefit from the coronavirus outbreak?
Fisher and Paykel Healthcare shares volatile amid sharemarket meltdown\
Fisher and Paykel Healthcare, which makes ventilators used to treat patients with coronavirus, has upgraded its earnings guidance
Sharesight20 Snapshots for 2019
We recently published our Sharesight20 top 20 trades data for the 2019 calendar year across exchanges in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the USA. You can read our 2019 Sharesight20 updates here:
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