Altium all time high, Blackmore hits 4-yr lows: ASX hits new 4-month high, up 0.3% on Tuesday

Altium all time high, Blackmore hits 4-yr lows: ASX hits new 4-month high, up 0.3% on Tuesday

19 Feb 2019 - Market Wrap. Altium (ASX:ALU) shares hit all time highs on record revenue. Blackmores (ASX:BKL) shares fall to 4-year lows on China sales slip & eyeing weaker 2H Mount Gibson Iron (ASX:MGX) NPAT falls but revenue rises 49%. Monadelph...
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Financials rally despite ‘Protecting your Super Bill’ passing through house: ASX200 0.4% higher at n

Financials rally despite ‘Protecting your Super Bill’ passing through house: ASX200 0.4% higher at n

19 Feb 2019 - Midsession report. IOOF Holdings (ASX:IFL) shares hit 2-month high on earnings results. Candy Club (ASX:CLB) IPO opens/trades at $0.20. Citi downgrades AMP (ASX:AMP) earnings & EPS estimates on ‘Protecting your Super Bill’ passing th...
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Blackmores shares plummet as China slowdown hits profits

Blackmores shares plummet as China slowdown hits profits

19 Feb 2019 - Blackmores (ASX:BKL) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with a flat net profit result of $34 million, when compared to the year earlier period.
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Higher oil prices boost Oil Search profit

Higher oil prices boost Oil Search profit

19 Feb 2019 - Oil Search (ASX:OSH) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with net profit after tax increased rising by 13 per cent to US$341.2 million.
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Cochlear posts rise in profits, increases interim dividend

Cochlear posts rise in profits, increases interim dividend

19 Feb 2019 - Cochlear (ASX:COH) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with reported net profit rising 16 per cent to $128.6m, compared to the same time last year.
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IOOF posts solid first half

IOOF posts solid first half

19 Feb 2019 -IOOF (ASX:IFL) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 net profit after tax (NPAT) $135.4 million up from $45.2 million in the year earlier period.
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Altium expects to hit $200m revenue by 2020

Altium expects to hit $200m revenue by 2020

19 Feb 2019 - Software designer, Altium (ASX:ALU) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with net profit, earnings and revenue all higher compared to the same time last year.
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Coles net profit falls after demerger restructuring costs

Coles net profit falls after demerger restructuring costs

19 Feb 2019 - Coles has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with net profit slipping 29 per cent to $381 million compared to the same period a year earlier.
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Wall Street closed: Aus shares set for flat open

Wall Street closed: Aus shares set for flat open

19 Feb 2019 - Australian shares look set for a lacklustre start this morning as investors await earnings results and the minutes from the latest RBA policy meeting. Seven Group Holdings (ASX:SVW) has announced the board appointment of Kate Farrar ...
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Bank of Queensland shares slide: ASX closed 0.4% higher

Bank of Queensland shares slide: ASX closed 0.4% higher

18 Feb 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the Australian share market closing 0.4% higher. Waste management company Bingo Industries (ASX:BIN) saw their shares slump, hit by the apartment building slowdown. They reduced their full-year...
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Bingo's shares slump on building slowdown: ASX 0.4% higher at noon

Bingo's shares slump on building slowdown: ASX 0.4% higher at noon

18 Feb 2019 - The ASX opened higher starting the week off with a strong start, boosted by solid gains on global equity and commodity markets over the weekend. US-China trade talks progression helped boost markets - the talks are moving from Beijin...
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Santos boosts operated position across offshore Northern Australia

Santos boosts operated position across offshore Northern Australia

18 Feb 2019 - Santos (ASX:STO) has today announced a boost to its operated position across offshore Northern Australia.
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McGrath posts $2.5m loss on back of tough market conditions

McGrath posts $2.5m loss on back of tough market conditions

18 Feb 2019 - McGrath (ASX:MEA) has announced its 1HFY19 result has been impacted by subdued property market conditions, resulting in an underlying earnings EBITDA loss of $2.5 million.
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nib defies industry trends and posts solid first half result

nib defies industry trends and posts solid first half result

18 Feb 2019 - Health insurer nib (ASX:NHF) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with net profit and revenue both lifting on a year on year basis.
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Brambles profit slides 27% due to higher costs

Brambles profit slides 27% due to higher costs

18 Feb 2019 - Global logistics company, Brambles (ASX:BXB) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with net profit sliding 27 per cent (to US$319.8 million) on the back of higher operating costs and challenging macro-economic c...
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Contact Energy launches $100m Green Bond offer

Contact Energy launches $100m Green Bond offer

18 Feb 2019 - New Zealand electricity generator, Contact Energy (ASX:CEN) has launched a $100 million retail Green Bond offer.
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GWA Group profit rises on back of group earnings and lower net interest expense

GWA Group profit rises on back of group earnings and lower net interest expense

18 Feb 2019 - Manufacturer and distributor of building and household fittings, GWA Group (ASX:GWA) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with net profit, earnings and revenue all higher on a year on year basis.
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Wall St posts solid gains: Aus shares set for positive start

Wall St posts solid gains: Aus shares set for positive start

18 Feb 2019 - Australian shares are set for a positive start this morning following strong leads from Wall Street on Friday. Macquarie Media company (ASX:MRN) has released its half year results for financial year 2019 with net profit, group revenu...
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Whitehaven stocks tumble: Aus shares down 0.1% over week

Whitehaven stocks tumble: Aus shares down 0.1% over week

15 Feb 2019 - It has been a good day for the Australian market. After opening in the red the ASX200 gained momentum throughout the day to close 0.1 per cent higher. The majority of the sectors saw gains with Communication and Real Estate leading t...
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Treasury Wine Estates downgraded: Aus shares 0.1% higher at noon

Treasury Wine Estates downgraded: Aus shares 0.1% higher at noon

15 Feb 2019 - The Australian share market opened lower following mixed leads from wall Street but is now tracking 0.1 per cent higher at noon. The Real Estate, Communications and Energy sectors are lifting the market today resulting in a steady bo...
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NRW Holdings complete buy of RCR Heat Treatment

NRW Holdings complete buy of RCR Heat Treatment

15 Feb 2019 - Civil and mining contractors NRW Holdings (ASX:NWH) have completed the acquisition of RCR Mining and RCR Heat Treatment from the Administrators’ of RCR Tomlinson (ASX:RCR).
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Jumbo Interactive boost interim dividend after profit increase

Jumbo Interactive boost interim dividend after profit increase

15 Feb 2019 - Lottery game operator Jumbo Interactive (ASX:JIN) saw Total Transaction Value, Revenue and Profit all increase compared to the prior corresponding period with NPAT up 140 per cent to $12.7 million compared to $5.3 million in the same...
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Domain Holdings NPAT slips 14.2 per cent

Domain Holdings NPAT slips 14.2 per cent

15 Feb 2019 - Domain Holdings Australia (ASX:DHG) today released its results for the half-year to December 2018 showing net profit after tax of $21.1 million down 14.2 per cent compared to net profit of $24.7 million last year.
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Whitehaven Coal sees H1 profit rise 19%

Whitehaven Coal sees H1 profit rise 19%

15 Feb 2019 - Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) reported a profit of $305.8 million for the six months through December, up 19 per cent from $256.2 million in the same period a year earlier.
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BluGlass (ASX:BLG) 1H FY19 Results

BluGlass (ASX:BLG) 1H FY19 Results

15 Feb 2019 - BluGlass (ASX:BLG) Managing Director, Giles Bourne talks 1H FY19 results, progress at its Silverwater demonstration semi-conductor foundry, its EpiBlu contract services business and collaborations.
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Poor US retail sales data hits Wall St: ASX set to open lower

Poor US retail sales data hits Wall St: ASX set to open lower

15 Feb 2019 - Australian shares are set to open lower this morning, following on from Thursday's modest losses. Shares on Wall Street opened sharply lower, before paring most losses, as disappointing economic data reported the worst drop for retai...
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Lynas Corp update regarding NUF residue

Lynas Corp update regarding NUF residue

15 Feb 2019 - Lynas Corporation (ASX:LYC) has been in extensive consultation with the Malaysian government and regulators about the disposal of neutralisation underflow residue known as (NUF).
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Bega Cheese to build new lactoferrin plant

Bega Cheese to build new lactoferrin plant

15 Feb 2019 - Bega Cheese (ASX:BGA) is looking to establish a new lactoferrin plant at its Koroit facility in Western Victoria with an investment of approximately $34 million.
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AMP & Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield results weigh: Aus shares lose 0.1% Thursday

AMP & Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield results weigh: Aus shares lose 0.1% Thursday

14 Feb 2019 - Market Wrap report. ASX200 holds onto 4-month highs but slips on earnings. South32 (ASX:S32) shares rise 3.5% on 17% rise in profit. Cleanaway (ASX:CWY) profit up 35%, shares up 57% YOY. Tassal (ASX:TGR) profit up 22%, shares up 44% ...
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Charter Hall Long WALE REIT (ASX:CLW) 1H19 results

Charter Hall Long WALE REIT (ASX:CLW) 1H19 results

14 Feb 2019 - Charter Hall Long WALE REIT (ASX:CLW) Fund Manager, Avi Anger talks 1H19 results, portfolio metrics, acquisitions and FY19 outlook.
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Wisr (ASX:WZR) growing loan book

Wisr (ASX:WZR) growing loan book

14 Feb 2019 - Wisr Limited (ASX:WZR) CEO, Anthony Nantes talks about the fintech’s rapid loan growth, its automated approvals technology, customer experience and strategy.
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Cleanaway, Tassal, Magellan shares charge: Aus shares 0.5% higher at noon on earnings

Cleanaway, Tassal, Magellan shares charge: Aus shares 0.5% higher at noon on earnings

14 Feb 2019 - Mid-session report. ASX rallies on busiest reporting season day and also buoyed by positive Wall Street sentiment. Citi drops Telstra’s (ASX:TLS) 12-month price target to $2.50 despite results beating market expectations. Cleanaway (...
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ClearVue Technologies (ASX:CPV) on energy producing glass

ClearVue Technologies (ASX:CPV) on energy producing glass

14 Feb 2019 - ClearVue Technologies Limited (ASX:CPV) Executive Chairman, Victor Rosenberg talks distribution, installations and the market response to ClearVue's technology.
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Treasury Wine Estates sees 17% rise in net profit

Treasury Wine Estates sees 17% rise in net profit

14 Feb 2019 - Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE) saw a 17 per cent jump in net profit and a bigger dividend, as they delivered a strong December half year result.
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Woodside see profit jump by a quarter

Woodside see profit jump by a quarter

14 Feb 2019 - Woodside (ASX:WPL) has recorded a full-year net profit after tax (NPAT) of $1.92 billion, an increase of 28 per cent from the prior corresponding period.
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Telstra’s half year profit takes a hit

Telstra’s half year profit takes a hit

14 Feb 2019 - Telstra (ASX:TLS) today released its half year results for financial year 2019 where total income, EBITDA and NPAT were down year on year which was in line with expectations from the expected nbn impact.
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Suncorp’s profit hit by disaster claims

Suncorp’s profit hit by disaster claims

14 Feb 2019 - Finance company Suncorp (ASX:SUN) reported net profit is down 44.7 per cent to $250 million from $452 million for the first half of 2018.
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Important figures from reporting companies: ASX to open slightly lower

Important figures from reporting companies: ASX to open slightly lower

14 Feb 2019 - The ASX is set to open slightly lower this morning despite Wall St finishing higher. Sentiment was high in the US as President Donald Trump said talks in the US trade war with China are making good progress. A large number of compani...
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BidEnergy founder Anthony Du Preez resigns as executive director

BidEnergy founder Anthony Du Preez resigns as executive director

14 Feb 2019 - The CTO and founder of BidEnergy (ASX:BID) Anthony Du Preez, is resigning as an executive director of the company to focus on strategic growth opportunities in the key UK and US markets.
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IPH seeks to disrupt merger plans

IPH seeks to disrupt merger plans

14 Feb 2019 - Intellectual property law firm IPH (ASX:IPH) has purchased a 19.9 per cent stake in Xenith IP Group (ASX:XIP) and intends to seek discussions with Xenith and QANTM intellectual property (ASX:QIP) about a potential merger.
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Share market stays above 6000: ASX closed 0.3% lower

Share market stays above 6000: ASX closed 0.3% lower

13 Feb 2019 - The ASX took a dip before lunch and continued to fall closing 0.3% lower. Northern Star Resources (ASX:PGH) is up over 7% after reporting increased profit and dividend. Pact Group (ASX:NST) has fallen for a second day in a row. Aveo ...
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Consumer sentiment jumps 4.3%: ASX tracking 0.1% lower at noon

Consumer sentiment jumps 4.3%: ASX tracking 0.1% lower at noon

13 Feb 2019 - The ASX had a steady rise mid morning but has now dropped at noon, tracking 0.1% lower. A report out today shows consumer sentiment jumped 4.3% in February despite gloomy news on the housing market. Gambling company Tabcorp (ASX:TAH)...
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Computershare rises 5.7% on guidance upgrade

Computershare rises 5.7% on guidance upgrade

13 Feb 2019 - Computershare (ASX:CPU) has reported its profit after tax (NPAT) increased 52 per cent to $259.3 million for the first half of 2019 when compared to the prior corresponding period.
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Beach Energy’s profit jumps almost 200%, upgrades earnings guidance

Beach Energy’s profit jumps almost 200%, upgrades earnings guidance

13 Feb 2019 - Oil and gas company, Beach Energy (ASX:BPT) has reported its net profit after tax (NPAT) Increased 196 per cent to 282.9 million for the first half of 2019 when compared to the prior corresponding period.
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Tabcorp’s 1HY19 profit soars following Tatts takeover

Tabcorp’s 1HY19 profit soars following Tatts takeover

13 Feb 2019 - Tabcorp (ASX:TAH) has reported its net profit after tax (NPAT) increased to $183 million up from $25 million in the previous corresponding period.
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CSL delivers double 1HY19 digit growth

CSL delivers double 1HY19 digit growth

13 Feb 2019 - Biotech company, CSL (ASX:TCL) has reported its net profit after tax (NPAT) increased 10 per cent to $1.16 billion for the first half of 2019 when compared to the prior corresponding period.
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Wall Street rallies: Aus shares to open higher

Wall Street rallies: Aus shares to open higher

13 Feb 2019 - Australian shares look set to sharply higher this morning following positive leads from Wall Street. Virgin Australia (ASX:VAH) has announced its (group underlying) profits before tax rose 37 per cent per cent to $112 million for the...
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OceanaGold intersects high grade gold and silver mineralisation

OceanaGold intersects high grade gold and silver mineralisation

13 Feb 2019 - OceanaGold (ASX:OGC) has announced the discovery of high grade gold and silver mineralization at its WKP prospect in New Zealand.
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