Banks on the rise: The ASX is 1.1% higher at noon

Banks on the rise: The ASX is 1.1% higher at noon

17 Oct 2018 - The ASX is still trading higher this morning, as major banks saw rises - Commonwealth Bank was leading the way. Australian pot stocks are soaring as Canada is legalising recreational cannabis today. Bellamy's Australia is up as is Bl...
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Tabcorp release details of their AGM

Tabcorp release details of their AGM

17 Oct 2018 - Tabcorp (ASX:TAH) reported a statutory profit after tax of $28.7 million, impacted by significant items after tax of $217 million, principally associated with the Tatts combination, Sun Bets exit and Luxbet closure.
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Boral sells US Block business for US$156 million

Boral sells US Block business for US$156 million

17 Oct 2018 - Building company Boral (ASX:BLD) today announced that it has agreed to sell its US Block business to Quikrete Holdings, Inc. for US$156 million.
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Midway raises $3.15 million from SPP

Midway raises $3.15 million from SPP

17 Oct 2018 - Woodfibre company Midway (ASX:MWY) closed the offer period of its share purchase plan announced on Friday, 12 October 2018, raising approximately $3.15 million.
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Highlands Pacific appoints new director

Highlands Pacific appoints new director

17 Oct 2018 - Highlands Pacific (ASX:HIG) has appointed Ernie Gangloff as a Non-Executive Director, replacing Bart Philemon, who has retired from the Board.
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BHP sees iron ore output lift 8%

BHP sees iron ore output lift 8%

17 Oct 2018 - BHP (ASX:BHP) saw its first quarter iron ore production rise eight per cent on the prior corresponding period.
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BlueScope acquires an interest in Steel & Tube Holdings

BlueScope acquires an interest in Steel & Tube Holdings

17 Oct 2018 - BlueScope Steel (ASX:BSL) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary New Zealand Steel has acquired approximately 15.8 per cent of the shares in Steel & Tube Holdings.
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US stocks rally: ASX set to open higher

US stocks rally: ASX set to open higher

17 Oct 2018 - The climb continues as Australian shares are set to see a rise this morning after a rally in Europe and Wall Street overnight. Technology stocks extended. Stocks in Hong Kong rose after a few days of losses. 1300SMILES (ASX:ONT) has ...
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Oventus Medical's (ASX:OVN) entry into the US

Oventus Medical's (ASX:OVN) entry into the US

17 Oct 2018 - Oventus Medical Limited (ASX:OVN) founder, Managing Director and CEO, Dr Chris Hart discusses the company's sales push into the US, new product development and changes in the treatment of sleep apnoea.
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Clawing back: Aus shares 0.5% higher at noon

Clawing back: Aus shares 0.5% higher at noon

16 Oct 2018 - Market at Midday. Clawing back from yesterday's 1% slide with miners leading rally after lead & gold muster up. Cannabis stocks rally, AusCann (ASX:AC8) 3% higher ahead of Canada's legalisation decision. Propertylink Group (ASX:PLG) ...
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Race Oncology (ASX:RAC) leukemia drug candidate update

Race Oncology (ASX:RAC) leukemia drug candidate update

16 Oct 2018 - Race Oncology (ASX:RAC) CEO, Peter Molloy talks about its Investigational New Drug (IND) Application with the U.S. FDA for its leukemia drug candidate Bisantrene.
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Caltex CFO to retire

Caltex CFO to retire

16 Oct 2018 - Caltex Australia (ASX:CTX) has today announced the retirement of Simon Hepworth as Chief Financial Officer of Caltex.
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