Stellar session: Aus shares close 0.6% higher, 140 pts off all time high

Stellar session: Aus shares close 0.6% higher, 140 pts off all time high

20 Jun 2019 - The local bourse pushed higher throughout the day, closing at another fresh high of 6,687pts, 140pts off the all-time high. GPT Group (ASX:GPT) inks commitments to raise $800m, Citi Research ups 12-month price target to $5.73 from $5...
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New 11.5yr ASX high, while Caltex & Rio cap gains: Aus shares 0.2% higher at noon

New 11.5yr ASX high, while Caltex & Rio cap gains: Aus shares 0.2% higher at noon

20 Jun 2019 - Aus shares hit new fresh high & the ASX200 is now 165pts off the all-time high. Caltex (ASX:CTX) loses 18%, 5-yrs of gains on profit/earnings downgrade. Resolute Mining (ASX:RSG) to have world’s first fully automated underground gold...
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Villa World plans on recommend AVID $293.5m takeover offer

Villa World plans on recommend AVID $293.5m takeover offer

20 Jun 2019 - Property developer Villa World (ASX:VLW) plans to recommend that shareholders vote in favour of the revised $293.5 million takeover offer from AVID Property Group Australia.
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Caltex slashes NPAT by $156m & EBIT by $173m

Caltex slashes NPAT by $156m & EBIT by $173m

20 Jun 2019 - Caltex (ASX:CTX) expects its half-year 30 June 2019 replacement cost operating profit (RCOP) NPAT to be $156 million less, than the same time last year’s result.
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Sydney Airport overseas passengers soars 6.3% in May, boosted by US & Asia

Sydney Airport overseas passengers soars 6.3% in May, boosted by US & Asia

20 Jun 2019 - Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) saw the number of passengers last through its Airport grow 2.4 per cent in May, compared to the same month last year (2018), fuelled by US and Asian travellers.
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FNP enters supply agreement with global pharma co for Lactoferrin

FNP enters supply agreement with global pharma co for Lactoferrin

20 Jun 2019 - Freedom Foods Group (ASX:FNP) enters into long-term supply agreement with a major global pharmaceutical company for key ingredient Lactoferrin & has commitments to sell FY2020 capacity.
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BOQ chief financial officer to step down following FY19 results

BOQ chief financial officer to step down following FY19 results

20 Jun 2019 - The Bank of Queensland (ASX:BOQ) chief financial officer, Matt Baxby to stand down following the group full-year results in October 2019.
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Rio Tinto drops iron ore guidance by ~13 million tonnes

Rio Tinto drops iron ore guidance by ~13 million tonnes

20 Jun 2019 - Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) drops iron ore Pilbara shipments guidance for 2019 by about 13 million tonnes, amid mine operational challenges.
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MLC talks trade tension and market opportunity

MLC talks trade tension and market opportunity

20 Jun 2019 - MLC Portfolio Manager Dr Ben McCaw talks to MLC Research Manager Rebecca Collins about US-China trade tensions, the upcoming G20 meeting, North Korea and implications for Australia.
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Aus shares 180pts from all time high, ASX eyes a rise of 0.1% as Fed hints at rate cut

Aus shares 180pts from all time high, ASX eyes a rise of 0.1% as Fed hints at rate cut

20 Jun 2019 - US stocks closed higher with the Fed Reserve hinting that a rate could be close with eight FOMC members in favour of a cut this year. RBA Gov' Lowe speech at 11.15am at CEDA. BWP Trust (ASX:BWP) releasing profits from 4 property sale...
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On the heels of a new all-time high: Aus shares close 1.2% higher

On the heels of a new all-time high: Aus shares close 1.2% higher

19 June 2019 - Australian share market eyes all-time highs after closing at 6,648, not far from the 6,828.7 pts high hit on 1 November 2007. Bluescope Steel (ASX:BSL) rises EBIT guidance 6%, increased buy-back by $250m.
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Aus shares hit another new fresh high 6,644pts: ASX 1% up at noon

Aus shares hit another new fresh high 6,644pts: ASX 1% up at noon

19 Jun 2019 - Most sectors rise up on ASX with ASX200 hitting a new fresh high of 6,644pts. Nanosonics (ASX:NAN) shares hit all-time high on France support. Orthocell (ASX:OCC) proves patients can regain oral function using its CelGro bone regener...
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