Michael Heffernan

Senior Private Wealth Adviser

+61 (3) 8633 9925

MICHAEL J HEFFERNAN B.Ec (Hons) Monash- LLB Melbourne 
FSIA; Honorary Senior Fellow Corporate Directors Association   


Michael Heffernan has over 30 years’ experience in the finance and securities industry and is currently a Senior Client Advisor and Economist with a leading Australian Sharebroker Phillip Capital after having been Chief Economist/Lawyer with the Australian Stock Exchange for 13 years, and an Economist with Commonwealth Department of Employment and Industrial Relations for 11 years.

Most recently Michael topped the poll of the Australian Newspaper's Criterion column of his expert tipsters for 2014 with an average increase of 26% over the year. Also Michael was named Stock Picker of the year 2013 and 2016 at the Australian Stockbrokers Foundation Annual Awards Charity Dinner.

He is a well-respected and frequently quoted and referred to commentator on the market and economic events and appears regularly on TV, radio and in the business sections of daily newspapers. In particular he can be seen on regularly on Sky Business News Channel's Market Moves and Your Money Your Call programmes.

In his current position with PhillipCapital, Michael is involved with analysing developments in the Australian economy and major overseas markets, and translating these trends into opportunities in the Australian sharemarket for investors and clients. Michael's role therefore embodies research and analysis, and on the basis of that solid foundation provides comprehensive portfolio and stock selection advice to clients.  

 

 

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Posts by Michael Heffernan for Trading Insights:

Australian Stock Market Report - Breville, RIO, Woodside, Kogan shares & more

A share market plunge? Last week I mused that it was more like a splash in the toddler’s pool. Yet some commentators and headline writers whipped themselves into a veritable frenzy about the so-called market wipeout ...

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Australian Stock Market Report – Rio Tinto, CarSales.com, AGL shares & more

They say it was a plunge – but it was more like a splash in the toddler’s pool. When I woke up on Tuesday morning to the sombre tones of the announcer on ABC New Radio 24,...

Read more about Australian Stock Market Report – Rio Tinto, CarSales.com, AGL shares & more

Australian Stock Market Report – Tabcorp, RIO, Commbank shares & more

Read more about Australian Stock Market Report – Tabcorp, RIO, Commbank shares & more

Australian Stock Market Report – Sydney Airport, Kogan, ANZ shares & more

6000 points plus - and Index up 3% in December- not bad going at all! – to quote Bing Crosby “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” –– Infrastructure...

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Australia Stock Market Report - RIO, Magellan, IGA shares & more

Economic activity abuzz – Child care business is not child’s play – RIO commentary upbeat but the market can’t find the drum - Magellan was a worldwide mariner but now...

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Australia Stock Market Report – Tabcorp, BHP, Telstra shares & more

Royal Weddings (v) Royal Commissions – Weddings are much happier events – They may not be in the Ashes Test but Macquarie Group ‘cracked 100’ – BHP ebullient about Olympic...

Read more about Australia Stock Market Report – Tabcorp, BHP, Telstra shares & more

Australia Stock Market Report – Wisetech, Sydney Airport, Transurban shares & more

The 6,000 point tease – like two teenagers courting in the (share) marketplace– Elsewhere it’s all about cars and toll roads – It’s only a British bank, but Clydesdale is...

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Australian Stock Market News – CSL, Cochlear, Boral Shares and more

Market pauses for breath – World markets ease up – Our dollar drops – Confidence is a delicate flower – Labor market keeps on trucking – ‘Tis the season of...

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Australian Stock Market News – CBA, NAB, ANZ, Westpac shares & more

Highlights – CBA still leads – Westpac battles for 2nd place with NAB, closely followed by ANZ. More on Australian stock market news and shares report.

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Australian Stock Market News – NAB, Wesfarmers, Woolworths Shares & more

Market Highlights: The market wins on Melbourne Cup Day? – Infrastructure king Cimic reigns supreme – NABworkmanlike result, but no gold star – WOW is the share market code for Woolworths, 

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