Protective gear helps Ansell (ASX:ANN) shares rise: ASX tracking 1.4% higher at noon

Protective gear helps Ansell (ASX:ANN) shares rise: ASX tracking 1.4% higher at noon

30 Mar 2020 - The ASX rose at the open then after a shaky start rose up to be now tracking 1.4% higher at noon. Ansell (ASX:ANN) shares performed well today after they affirmed their guidance as demand jumps for protective wear. Declines were seen...
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The big four banks see a huge rally: ASX closes 0.1% lower

The big four banks see a huge rally: ASX closes 0.1% lower

27 May 2020 - After a rise after mid-morning trade the ASX took an afternoon slump and closed 0.1% lower. Banks saw a rally today. The ANZ (ASX:ANZ), NAB (ASX:NAB) and Westpac (ASX:WBC) all closed around 8%. Saracen Mineral Holdings (ASX:SAR) shar...
Constrution work fell in the March quarter: ASX tracking 0.3% lower

Constrution work fell in the March quarter: ASX tracking 0.3% lower

27 May 2020 - The ASX dropped at the open, pulled back up in mid morning trade and is now tracking 0.3% lower at noon. Financials is the sector leading the way giving the market a boost, healthcare falling behind. Shares in Southern Cross Media Gr...
Neuren Pharmaceuticals (ASX:NEU) announces changes leadership team

Neuren Pharmaceuticals (ASX:NEU) announces changes leadership team

27 May 2020 - Neuren Pharmaceuticals (ASX:NEU) today announced the appointment of Jon Pilcher and Patrick Davies as Chief Executive Officer and non-executive Chair respectively.
Ingenia Communities Group (ASX:INA) benefit from ease of restrictions

Ingenia Communities Group (ASX:INA) benefit from ease of restrictions

27 May 2020 - Ingenia Communities Group (ASX:INA) reports that they are continuing to benefit from recurring revenue streams from a stable rental base of 4,000 income producing sites, largely underpinned by Commonwealth Government pension payments...
Blackmores (ASX:BKL) looks to raise $117 million

Blackmores (ASX:BKL) looks to raise $117 million

27 May 2020 - Australian health supplements company Blackmores (ASX:BKL) is undertaking a fully underwritten $92 million institutional placement and non-underwritten Share Purchase Plan of up to $25 million to eligible shareholders.
The National Australia Bank (ASX:NAB) upsizes SPP to $1.25 billion

The National Australia Bank (ASX:NAB) upsizes SPP to $1.25 billion

27 May 2020 - National Australia Bank (ASX:NAB) has increased the size of its share purchase by $750 million to $1.25 billion.
Hazer Group (ASX:HZR) - hydrogen gas from biogas

Hazer Group (ASX:HZR) - hydrogen gas from biogas

27 May 2020 - Hazer Group Limited (ASX:HZR) Managing Director and CEO Geoff Ward talks about the Hazer process for low emissions hydrogen gas and high purity graphite production from biogas, CAPEX approval to proceed with the company's commercial ...
Market optimism in the US as more businesses reopen: ASX poised to open lower

Market optimism in the US as more businesses reopen: ASX poised to open lower

27 May 2020 - Despite a rise in US markets overnight, the ASX looks set to open lower this morning. Wall St didn’t reach its session highs but there was optimism as more and more states eased coronavirus restrictions. Major tech stocks were down. ...
Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) wins $450m Fortescue (ASX:FMG) contract: ASX closes 2.9% higher

Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) wins $450m Fortescue (ASX:FMG) contract: ASX closes 2.9% higher

26 May 2020 - The ASX has recorded its best session in seven weeks as it exits a bear market. The local bourse managed to close 2.9% higher. Afterpay (ASX:APT) shares hit $50 today they close at the $49 mark -a record high. Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) is...
LBT Innovations (ASX:LBT) - intelligent automation for the lab

LBT Innovations (ASX:LBT) - intelligent automation for the lab

26 May 2020 - LBT Innovations Limited (ASX:LBT) Managing Director and CEO Brent Barnes talks about progress with the company's microbiology culture plate reading device APAS Independence, which uses artificial intelligence to read and interpret pl...
Sandfire Resources (ASX:SFR) shares drop despite pleasing results from Botswana project: ASX trackin

Sandfire Resources (ASX:SFR) shares drop despite pleasing results from Botswana project: ASX trackin

26 May 2020 - The ASX continued a rise in mid morning trade and is now tracking almost 1.9% higher at noon. Shares in Graincorp Group (ASX:GNC) slipped today as did Sandfire Resources (ASX:SFR) despite yesterday’s announcement of significant resul...
BrainChip Holdings (ASX:BRN) enters new joint agreement with car manufacturer

BrainChip Holdings (ASX:BRN) enters new joint agreement with car manufacturer

26 May - AI technology company BrainChip Holdings (ASX:BRN) has signed a joint agreement for evaluation of the Akida neural network System-on-Chip (SoC) with The Ford Motor Company.
The Cann Group (ASX:CAN) sign export supply agreements with Europe and UK

The Cann Group (ASX:CAN) sign export supply agreements with Europe and UK

26 May 2020 - The Cann Group (ASX:CAN) has executed two new export supply agreements with European and UK partners for the supply of a range of medicinal cannabis formulated oil and dried flower products for sale in Germany, The United Kingdom and...
Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX:CCL) see beverage sales drop in April

Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX:CCL) see beverage sales drop in April

26 May 2020 - Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX:CCL) released their trading update for April today showing the volume of beverage sold still fell 33 per cent that month.
APN Convenience REIT (ASX:APN) spends $10.2m on Coles Express

APN Convenience REIT (ASX:APN) spends $10.2m on Coles Express

26 May 2020 - APN Convenience REIT (ASX:APN) has acquired two Coles Express service stations, with the $10.2 million of acquisitions lifting its portfolio value to $425 million.
Scott Morrison to outline economic recovery plans: ASX to open higher

Scott Morrison to outline economic recovery plans: ASX to open higher

26 May 2020 - The ASX looks set to continue the good start to the week by opening higher once again this morning. The US stock market and markets in the UK were closed for public holidays. PM Scott Morrison is set to address to the National Press ...
Aussie market kicks off the week on a high: Travel sector pushes higher on hopes of further governme

Aussie market kicks off the week on a high: Travel sector pushes higher on hopes of further governme

25 May 2020 - The Aussie market got off to a strong start to the new week. Travel shares surged after the Treasurer said further industry support is possible. Afterpay (ASX:APT) shares jumped more than 9 per cent today to hit a fresh record of $48...
Aus shares open firmly higher despite simmering global tensions: UBS remains bearish on Afterpay (AS

Aus shares open firmly higher despite simmering global tensions: UBS remains bearish on Afterpay (AS

25 May 2020 - The Australian sharemarket has opened the week firmly higher, extending its rebound and is trading at an 11 week high. The stellar start comes as geopolitical tensions threaten to boil over.
Ramsay (ASX:RHC) completes $300m share purchase plan

Ramsay (ASX:RHC) completes $300m share purchase plan

25 May 2020 - Ramsay Health Care has completed its $300 million share purchase plan (SPP) and will issue 5.37 million new shares.
Sandfire (ASX:SFR) to restart drilling in Botswana

Sandfire (ASX:SFR) to restart drilling in Botswana

25 May 2020 - Sandfire Resources (ASX:SFR) is set to resume exploration activity in Botswana by early June after the government announced a phased ending of COVID-19 restrictions.
Nine Entertainment (ASX:NEC) to sell NZ publishing business Stuff in $1 management buyout

Nine Entertainment (ASX:NEC) to sell NZ publishing business Stuff in $1 management buyout

25 May 2020 - Nine Entertainment (ASX:NEC) has entered into a share sale agreement with respect to its New Zealand business Stuff, as a management buy-out by its current CEO, Sinead Boucher.
Estia (ASX:EHE) says occupancy falls, costs expected to rise on the back of covid-19

Estia (ASX:EHE) says occupancy falls, costs expected to rise on the back of covid-19

25 May 2020 - Aged care operator Estia Health (ASX:EHE) says disruptions caused by COVID-19 has led to a fall in occupancy levels which will lead to higher ongoing costs.
US stocks finish mixed on Friday, but Dow posts best weekly performance since April 9: Aus shares to

US stocks finish mixed on Friday, but Dow posts best weekly performance since April 9: Aus shares to

25 May 2020 - US stocks closed mixed on Friday as US-China tensions dominated. The US Commerce Department said it was adding 33 Chinese companies and other institutions to an economic blacklist for human rights violations and to address U.S. natio...
Hospitality boost as NSW eases restictions: Aus shares close 0.96% lower

Hospitality boost as NSW eases restictions: Aus shares close 0.96% lower

22 May 2020 - The Australian share market closed 0.96 per cent down at the end of trade. 50 patrons can be seated in pubs and restaurants in NSW from June 1. Air New Zealand (ASX:AIZ) CEO Greg Foran reduces executive team.