US economy on the up: ASX set to open higher

US economy on the up: ASX set to open higher

04 Oct 2018 - ASX are set to open higher. In the US trading volume jumped amid evidence the American economy keeps growing as a selloff in Treasuries deepened and US stocks edged higher. Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) announced that it had been awarded a th...
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Aged care sector slides: ASX200 gains 1.8% over week

Aged care sector slides: ASX200 gains 1.8% over week

18 Jan 2019 - The ASX200 continues its rise, closing 0.5 per cent higher today. This marks the fourth day of gains. All of the sectors closed higher. Royal Commission caused Regis Healthcare (ASX:REG), Estia Health (ASX:EHE) and Japara Healthcare ...
Monthly economic update with MLC, January 2019

Monthly economic update with MLC, January 2019

18 Jan 2019 - MLC Senior Economist Bob Cunneen speaks to NAB Asset Management Portfolio Specialist Sinead Rafferty about global share market weakness, the bond market rally and the resilience of the Australian share market.
CIMIC Group's UGL in new $200m contracts

CIMIC Group's UGL in new $200m contracts

18 Jan 2019 - CIMIC Group (ASX:CIM) company UGL has secured contract extensions to supply maintenance and turnaround services for its clients in the oil and gas sector.
Aus Tin Mining find potential nickel and copper sulphides

Aus Tin Mining find potential nickel and copper sulphides

18 Jan 2019 - Aus Tin Mining (ASX:ANW) has released a report showing that there is potential nickel and copper sulphides and native copper logged in their most recent drill core at Pembroke Prospect.
December the best month ever for Afterpay Touch

December the best month ever for Afterpay Touch

18 Jan 2019 - The Afterpay Touch Group (ASX:APT) report that December was the largest ever month on record for them.
Rio Tinto iron ore shipments fall in their fourth quarter

Rio Tinto iron ore shipments fall in their fourth quarter

18 Jan 2019 - Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) released their fourth quarter production results showing iron ore shipments dropped by 3 per cent to 87.4m tonnes.
Some China tariffs could be lifted by the US: ASX poised to open higher

Some China tariffs could be lifted by the US: ASX poised to open higher

18 Jan 2019 - The ASX is set to open higher this morning, as more news is released regarding the US/China trade talks with Wall Street extending early gains because of this. Some Trump administration officials are pushing for the US to lift tariff...
Tilt Renewables production up 12% for the quarter

Tilt Renewables production up 12% for the quarter

18 Jan 2019 - Tilt Renewables’ (ASX:TLT) portfolio was approximately 12 per cent above the prior corresponding period for the quarter, despite New Zealand production being slightly below that of the Dec-17 quarter and long-term expectations.
Spicers in proposed $148m deal

Spicers in proposed $148m deal

18 Jan 2019 - Paper distributor Spicers (ASX:SRS) has entered into a scheme of arrangement with Japan's Kokusai Pulp and Paper to be taken over for around $148 million.
Home loans slip less than expected, WHC record Qtr: ASX 0.3% higher at noon

Home loans slip less than expected, WHC record Qtr: ASX 0.3% higher at noon

17 Jan 2019 - Market at Midday. Energy leads after oil rises to 1-month high. Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) reports record December Qtr, Orocobre (ASX:ORE) production & sales rise 65% and 41%. Michael Hill (ASX:MHJ) upgraded by Citi on Christmas sales.
Alumina says Alcoa Corp’s quarterly EBITDA sees increase

Alumina says Alcoa Corp’s quarterly EBITDA sees increase

17 Jan 2019 - Alumina (ASX:AWC) says Alcoa Corp’s quarterly earnings release with adjustments to the EBITDA due to increase in shipments due to higher tonnes produced.
Woodside Petroleum see 43% rise in Dec quarter

Woodside Petroleum see 43% rise in Dec quarter

17 Jan 2019 - Woodside Petroleum (ASX:WPL) has released details of a strong December quarter with an increase of 43 per cent compared to this time last year.
Infratil says RetireAustralia CEO has resigned

Infratil says RetireAustralia CEO has resigned

17 Jan 2019 - New Zealand-based infrastructure investment company Infratil (ASX:IFT) has advised that the CEO of RetireAustralia has resigned.
Kogan.com see record trading for the Christmas period

Kogan.com see record trading for the Christmas period

17 Jan 2019 - Retail and services company Kogan.com (ASX:KGN) recorded the best trading results in the Christmas period this year – particularly with the Black Friday and Boxing Day sales.
Global uncertainty causes caution: ASX set to open higher

Global uncertainty causes caution: ASX set to open higher

17 Jan 2019 - The ASX is set to open slightly higher this morning as stocks gained on Wall Street. Understandably investors are currently cautious due to uncertainty around the globe – such as the Brexit crisis in the UK, the US government shut do...
Terramin Australia reviews long term financing

Terramin Australia reviews long term financing

19 Jan 2019 - Terramin Australia's (ASX:TZN) subsidiary, Terramin Exploration has entered into an agreement with major shareholder Asipac Group Pty to restructure its Standby Term Facility.
Harvey Norman updates settlement of securities for Coomboona

Harvey Norman updates settlement of securities for Coomboona

17 Jan 2019 - Retailer Harvey Norman (ASX:HVN) have released an update on the administration sale of Coomboona Dairy.
Building work rises for Sept quarter : ASX closed 0.4% higher

Building work rises for Sept quarter : ASX closed 0.4% higher

16 Jan 2019 - The ASX moved cautiously this afternoon closing 0.4% higher. Ausdrill (ASX:ASL) shares are up over 8% today. Bingo Industries (ASX:BIN) also did well today. Total building work done rose 0.4% for the Sept Q. And Link Administration (...
Sky and Space Global expands footprint n the US and South America

Sky and Space Global expands footprint n the US and South America

16 Jan 2019 - Sky and Space Global (ASX:SAS) is set to expand its footprint in the US and South America after signing two new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreements.
Galaxy Resources appoints Alan Fitzpatrick as Director

Galaxy Resources appoints Alan Fitzpatrick as Director

16 Jan 2019 - Galaxy resources (ASX:GXY) has announced the appointment of Alan Fitzpatrick as an Independent Director.
US tech rally leads the way: Aus shares to open higher

US tech rally leads the way: Aus shares to open higher

16 Jan 2019 - The Australian sharemarket looks set to edge higher this morning after US stocks rose on Tuesday. Stocks did pare some of their gains after U.K. lawmakers voted against the Brexit plans of U.K. Meridian Energy (ASX:MEZ) has announced...
Michael Hill announces cracker Christmas trade

Michael Hill announces cracker Christmas trade

16 Jan 2019 - Jewellery retailer Michael Hill(ASX:MHJ) has defied negative retail trading conditions, posting a Christmas boost for sales and improved sales momentum for the December quarter.
Telstra director Jane Hemstritch resigns

Telstra director Jane Hemstritch resigns

19 Jan 2019 - Telstra (ASX:TLS) has announced the resignation of Director, Jane Hemstritch.
ASX hits two-month high on Navitas $2.1b T/O offer: ASX200 ends 0.7% higher

ASX hits two-month high on Navitas $2.1b T/O offer: ASX200 ends 0.7% higher

15 Jan 2019 - Market Wrap. ASX hits two-months high, defying Wall Street's negative leads. Rally fueled by Navitas (ASX:NVT) shares hitting 2-year high on recommended $2.1b takeover offer. Citi says expect BHP (ASX:BHP) to give a mixed report. ANZ...