Looking for inspiration?

Knowing what other investors are trading may give you useful insights into companies and sectors to research globally.

Below are the most commonly traded international shares based on contract note volumes (bought or sold) by CommSec clients. To view the most commonly traded Australian shares by CommSec clients, click here.

Think one or some of these companies might suit your needs? Take a closer look at the companies that inspire you and start your research. To research international companies, log in to CommSec, select ‘Trading’ from the main navigation, click on the ‘International’ tab, then ‘Launch Platform’.

Important information:

^Any securities noted in the most commonly bought international shares by CommSec clients in the period quoted should not be considered as a recommendation. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. This does not represent a recommendation to buy, sell or hold shares, an endorsement or a guarantee in regard to the future performance of any share price.

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