Sequoia Financial Group (ASX:SEQ) acquisition & strategy

Sequoia Financial Group (ASX:SEQ) acquisition & strategy

16 Aug 2019 - Sequoia Financial Group Limited (ASX:SEQ) Group CEO Garry Crole previews the group’s FY2019 results and discusses what the purchase of Libertas means for the company.
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Yo-yo markets continue on US China trade war: Aus shares 0.1% lower at noon

Yo-yo markets continue on US China trade war: Aus shares 0.1% lower at noon

16 Aug 2019 - Watch/read everything you need to know about markets, plus latest on reporting season. Abacus Property Group (ASX:ABP) profit falls 17% in FY19 as business transitions to annuity-style investment house. Newcrest Mining (ASX:NCW) prof...
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Seven West Media appoints James Warburton as CEO

Seven West Media appoints James Warburton as CEO

16 Aug 2019 - Seven West Media (ASX:SWM) today announced the appointment of James Warburton as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
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Telstra sells $700m stake in properties

Telstra sells $700m stake in properties

16 Aug 2019 - Telstra (ASX:TLS) today announced the sale of a $700 million stake in a newly created property trust to a Charter Hall-led consortium to own 37 of Telstra's exchange properties.
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Cochlear profit up despite implant unit sales slightly down

Cochlear profit up despite implant unit sales slightly down

16 Aug 2019 - Cochlear (ASX:COH) delivered net profit of $276.7 million, an increase of 13 per cent on FY18, which includes $10.8 million in non-cash net gains from the revaluation of innovation fund investments.
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Domain Holdings Australia post 29.3% fall in NPAT

Domain Holdings Australia post 29.3% fall in NPAT

16 Aug 2019 - Domain Holdings Australia (ASX:DHG) today announced its 2019 full-year financial results showing net profit after tax of $37.4 million down 29.3 per cent.
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The Star Entertainment Group see a fall in VIP business EBITDA

The Star Entertainment Group see a fall in VIP business EBITDA

16 Aug 2019 - The Star Entertainment Group's (ASX:SGR) statutory NPAT, before significant items is up 17.1 per cent to $216 million on the prior corresponding period.
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Michael Hill International see a 14% decline in underlying EBIT

Michael Hill International see a 14% decline in underlying EBIT

16 Aug 2019 - Michael Hill International (ASX:MHJ) has announced its financial results for the full year to 30 June 2019 showing underlying EBIT for the period was down 13.7 per cent to $34.6 million from last year's $40.1 million.
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Treasury note yield plummets: ASX poised to open lower

Treasury note yield plummets: ASX poised to open lower

16 Aug 2019 - Following mixed leads from US markets, the Australian share market looks set to open lower this morning. The Dow finished the day higher yesterday. Treasury yields plummeted to levels unseen in years. Oil Search (ASX:OSH) released a ...
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ASX plunges following on from Wall St: ASX closed 2.9% lower

ASX plunges following on from Wall St: ASX closed 2.9% lower

15 Aug 2019 - The ASX saw the biggest drop of the year closing 2.9% lower today taking the benchmark S&P200 back to where it traded in early June. It comes as Wall St saw its biggest drop of 2019 as the bond market reared a recession indicator. QB...
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Unemployment rate steady, wages rise: ASX tracking 2.4% lower at noon

Unemployment rate steady, wages rise: ASX tracking 2.4% lower at noon

15 Aug 2019 - The ASX dropped at the open following a plunge in the US markets overnight. It is now tracking 2.14% lower at noon. Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE) shares have soared after it reported NPAT up 16% on the pcp. Packaging manufacturer m...
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Austal awarded new US Navy contract

Austal awarded new US Navy contract

15 Aug 2019 - Austal (ASX:ASB) has received an award from the United States Department of Defence of over US$23 million for support activities on the USS Tulsa.
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Sydney Airport see profit fall on passenger numbers and Danish dispute

Sydney Airport see profit fall on passenger numbers and Danish dispute

15 Aug 2019 - Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) cut costs and reduced staff numbers after its half year results show a 90 per cent drop in profit after income tax to $17.3 million.
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Downer awarded a contract extension with the Department of Defence

Downer awarded a contract extension with the Department of Defence

15 Aug 2019 - Downer EDI's (ASX:DOW) Defence Major Services Provider consortium has been awarded a contract extension within the Joint Systems Division of the Department of Defence.
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Treasury Wine Estates lifts its dividend

Treasury Wine Estates lifts its dividend

15 Aug 2019 - Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE) has lifted its full year dividend by 19 per cent to 38 cents per share on the prior corresponding period after growth in Asian sales.
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Blackmores profit down due to a decline in sales

Blackmores profit down due to a decline in sales

15 Aug 2019 - Health supplement company Blackmores (ASX:BKL) reports their NPAT is $53 million, down 24 per cent on the prior year.
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Telstra sees profit fall 40%

Telstra sees profit fall 40%

15 Aug 2019 - Telstra (ASX:TLS) released their full year results for financial year 2019, showing their net profit after tax decreased 39.6 per cent to $2.1 billion.
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Dow plunges, Europe stocks fall: ASX set to open lower

Dow plunges, Europe stocks fall: ASX set to open lower

15 Aug 2019 - Following a shocking plunge in US markets yesterday, the ASX looks set to open lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its worst performance of 2019. Bank stocks led the declines with the financials sector down more than 10 per c...
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ALE Property Group (ASX:LEP) FY19 results

ALE Property Group (ASX:LEP) FY19 results

14 Aug 2019 - ALE Property Group Limited (ASX:LEP) Managing Director, Andrew Wilkinson discusses the company’s FY19 results, valuations and rent reviews
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Orocobre's chief operating officer departs

Orocobre's chief operating officer departs

14 Aug 2019 - Orocobre (ASX: ORE) will say goodbye to Alex Losada their Chief Operating Officer from today.
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Vicinity Centres halt plans to sell malls

Vicinity Centres halt plans to sell malls

14 Aug 2019 - Vicinity Centres (ASX:VCX) today announced its results for the 12 months to 30 June 2019, showing a net profit after tax of $346.1 million for the year, a drop from the previous year's $1.2 billion profit.
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Tatts help Tabcorp profit jump

Tatts help Tabcorp profit jump

14 Aug 2019 - Tabcorp (ASX:TAH) reports their statutory NPAT for the 12 months ending June 30th increased to $365.5 million from $28.7 million from the prior corresponding period.
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Biotech CSL NPAT rises 11%

Biotech CSL NPAT rises 11%

14 Aug 2019 - Biotech CSL (ASX:CSL) report their net profit after tax US$1.9 billion up 11 per cent on the prior corresponding period US$1.7 billion.
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Ausbil Global SmallCaps Fund in pursuit of great companies

Ausbil Global SmallCaps Fund in pursuit of great companies

14 Aug 2019 - Ausbil Global SmallCap Fund Portfolio Managers, Simon Wood and Tobias Bucks, introduce the fund, their investment style and the opportunity global small cap stocks offer local investors.
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Caltex Australia announce retirement of CEO and MD Julian Segal

Caltex Australia announce retirement of CEO and MD Julian Segal

14 Aug 2019 - Caltex Australia (ASX:CTX) today announced that Managing Director and CEO, Julian Segal, has informed the Board of his intention to retire and will step down once a transition process has been completed.
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Computershare report a 4.8% increase in revenue

Computershare report a 4.8% increase in revenue

14 Aug 2019 - Computershare (ASX:CPU) release their financial results for the full year ending 30th June showing revenue increased 4.8 per cent to $2.4 billion.
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Market boost as Trump delays some China tariffs: ASX poised to open higher

Market boost as Trump delays some China tariffs: ASX poised to open higher

14 Aug 2019 - Following positive leads from US markets, the Australian share market looks set to open higher this morning. US President Donald Trump decided to delay imposing tariffs on some imports from China until 15 December. Civmec (ASX:CVL) h...
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ASX snaps four-day winning streak but gold shines bright: Aus shares close 0.3% lower

ASX snaps four-day winning streak but gold shines bright: Aus shares close 0.3% lower

13 Aug 2019 - Argentina sell-off, Wall Street slip, 2016-year old US bonds and HK protests cap gains. NAB Business Survey for July cites below average conditions and no signs of improvement. Johns Lyng Group (ASX:JLG) snaps up controlling stake in...
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Wisr (ASX:WZR) record quarterly loan growth

Wisr (ASX:WZR) record quarterly loan growth

13 Aug 2019 - Wisr (ASX:WZR) CEO, Anthony Nantes talks about the neo-lender record quarter of loan growth and how its competitive rates, broker network and technology are fuelling expansion.
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Centuria Capital Group report operating NPAT up to $45.7m

Centuria Capital Group report operating NPAT up to $45.7m

13 Aug 2019 - Centuria Capital Group (ASX:CNI) reported a rise in their annual operating NPAT for the period ending 30 June 2019 to $45.7 million from $45.1 million in the prior corresponding period.
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Leigh Creek Energy signs new agreement in China

Leigh Creek Energy signs new agreement in China

13 Aug 2019 - Leigh Creek Energy (ASX:LCK) has signed a Heads of Agreement to start In-Situ Gasification in China with China New Energy.
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Magellan Financial Group looking to raise $275m

Magellan Financial Group looking to raise $275m

13 Aug 2019 - Magellan Financial Group (ASX:MFG) is looking to raise $275 million capital raising to fund growth opportunities.
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Arena REIT sees a rise in operating profit

Arena REIT sees a rise in operating profit

13 Aug 2019 - Arena REIT (ASX:ARF) reports a net operating profit for FY19 of $37.7 million, an increase of 9 per cent on the prior year.
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Centuria Capital Group (ASX:CNI) FY19 results & outlook

Centuria Capital Group (ASX:CNI) FY19 results & outlook

13 Aug 2019 - Centuria Capital Group Limited (ASX:CNI) Joint CEO, John McBain talks FY19 and outlook on CNI's investment platform of property funds and investments bonds.
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Challenger report statutory NPAT down $15 million

Challenger report statutory NPAT down $15 million

13 Aug 2019 - Challenger (ASX:CGF) released their financial results for 2019 showing statutory net profit after tax was down $15 million on the prior corresponding period to $308 million.
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Monadelphous Group signs new rail contract for Rio Tinto

Monadelphous Group signs new rail contract for Rio Tinto

13 Aug 2019 - Engineering company Monadelphous Group (ASX:MND) has been awarded a contract for the provision of services to Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
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Political unrest shakes markets: ASX set to open lower

Political unrest shakes markets: ASX set to open lower

13 Aug 2019 - Following weak leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to open lower this morning. In the US stocks fell mainly due to the political unrest witnessed in Hong Kong and Argentina. Investors turned to safe stocks with gold rising. Dick...
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JB Hi-FI shares surges as profit jumps: ASX flat at noon

JB Hi-FI shares surges as profit jumps: ASX flat at noon

12 Aug 2019 - The ASX was flat at noon after opening lower as expected after Wall St ended its session lower on Friday after the US President Donald Trump said the US was not ready to strike a deal with China. GPT Group (ASX:GPT) has reported a 52...
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IAG appoints a new General Counsel

IAG appoints a new General Counsel

12 Aug 2019 - IAG (ASX:IAG) Managing Director and CEO Peter Harmer has announced the appointment of Peter Horton as Group General Counsel.
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Argo Investments show an increase in 33.7% in full year profit

Argo Investments show an increase in 33.7% in full year profit

12 Aug 2019 - Argo Investments (ASX:ARG) has announced a 33.7 per cent increase in full year profit to $292.7 million.
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Nine Entertainment in takeover bid for Macquarie Media

Nine Entertainment in takeover bid for Macquarie Media

12 Aug 2019 - Nine Entertainment Co. Holdings (ASX:NEC) through its wholly owned subsidiary Fairfax Media h as announced an all-cash off-market takeover offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares in Macquarie Media (ASX:MRN).
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Charter Hall Long WALE REIT report statutory profit of $69.6 million

Charter Hall Long WALE REIT report statutory profit of $69.6 million

12 Aug 2019 - Charter Hall Long WALE REIT (ASX:CLW) released its FY19 results for the period ending 30 June 2019 showing statutory profit of $69.6 million.
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JB Hi-Fi NPAT is up 7.1 per cent

JB Hi-Fi NPAT is up 7.1 per cent

12 Aug 2019 - JB Hi-Fi (ASX:JBH) reports their net profit after tax (NPAT) is up 7.1 per cent to $249.8 million, from $7.1 billion of sales. Last year it was $233.2 million.
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Trump puts China talks in jeopardy: ASX set to open lower

Trump puts China talks in jeopardy: ASX set to open lower

12 Aug 2019 - Following negative leads from US markets, the Australian share market looks set to open lower this morning. Stocks in Asia look set to start the week cautiously as Wall Street retreated on Friday under the US and China trade war worr...
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James Hardie soars on profit results: ASX closes 0.3% higher

James Hardie soars on profit results: ASX closes 0.3% higher

09 Aug 2019 - The ASX closed 0.3% higher. Afterpay (ASX:APT) shares are higher. James Hardie Industries (ASX:JHX) shares soared today, AMP (ASX:AMP) shares are also on the up. Shares in Mirvac (ASX:MGR) are down. As for the sectors, Infotech led t...
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Monthly economic update with MLC, July 2019

Monthly economic update with MLC, July 2019

09 Aug 2019 - MLC Senior Economist Bob Cunneen speaks to MLC Portfolio Manager Myooran Mahalingam about the first rate cut in a decade from the US Federal Reserve, as well as the continuing trade tensions between the US and China and the resulting...
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Rates could go to zero: Lowe: ASX 0.02% lower at noon

Rates could go to zero: Lowe: ASX 0.02% lower at noon

09 Aug 2019 - The ASX is on the rise and was tracking 0.02% lower at noon. James Hardie Industries (ASX:JHX) shares are up after they posted their adjusted NOPAT for FY20 would be higher than consensus forecast. RBA say zero interest rates are 'po...
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Noxopharm (ASX:NOX) 3-year listing anniversary update

Noxopharm (ASX:NOX) 3-year listing anniversary update

09 Aug 2019 - Noxopharm Limited (ASX:NOX) Executive Chairman and Founder, Dr Graham Kelly, talks about progress with Veyonda, plans for a secondary listing in the US and key appointments.
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