All the sectors in the green: ASX tracking almost 2% higher at noon

All the sectors in the green: ASX tracking almost 2% higher at noon

09 Apr 2020 - The ASX shot up at the open and is now tracking almost 2% higher at noon. Shares in oOh!media (ASX:OML) are on the up after HT&E has acquired at least 11 million shares in the company representing at least 1.8% of the Company’s issue...
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HT&E takes 1.8% stake in oOh!media (ASX:OML)

HT&E takes 1.8% stake in oOh!media (ASX:OML)

09 Apr 2020 - oOh!media (ASX:OML) has become aware that HT&E has acquired at least 11 million oOh!media shares as at the latest share register obtained by the Company for 6 April 2020, representing at least 1.8 per cent of the Company’s issued cap...
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Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) to raise $140 million

Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) to raise $140 million

09 Apr 2020 - Centuria Property Funds No.2 as Responsible Entity for Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) has launched a fully underwritten institutional placement to raise $130 million and a non-underwritten Unit Purchase Plan to raise approximatel...
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Phoslock Environmental Technologies (ASX:PET) capital raise for China expansion

Phoslock Environmental Technologies (ASX:PET) capital raise for China expansion

09 Apr 2020 - Water treatment business Phoslock Environmental Technologies (ASX:PET) has raised $12 million pursuant to a share placement of 24 million fully paid ordinary shares at an issue price of 50 cents per share to Institutional Investors i...
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Mesoblast (ASX:MSB) see trials for COVID-19 lung distress

Mesoblast (ASX:MSB) see trials for COVID-19 lung distress

09 Apr 2020 - Mesoblast (ASX:MSB) today announced that its stem cell product candidate remestemcel-L will be formally evaluated in a randomized, placebo-controlled trial in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) caused by coronav...
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Wall Street rally continues: ASX poised to open higher

Wall Street rally continues: ASX poised to open higher

09 Apr 2020 - The ASX looks set to open higher this morning. US stocks are having a rollercoaster of a week. The 76 day lockdown in the Chinese city of Wuhan where coronavirus first emerged has now ended and people can travel to other parts of Chi...
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Fitch downgrades the Big Four banks: ASX tracking 0.3% lower at noon

Fitch downgrades the Big Four banks: ASX tracking 0.3% lower at noon

08 Apr 2020 - The ASX dropped at the open and is struggling to gain momentum but managed to scrape back to be now tracking 0.3% lower at noon. The economic crisis from COVID-19 has prompted Fitch Ratings to downgrade the credit rating for the big ...
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Cochlear (ASX:COH) sees FDA approval for Remote Check

Cochlear (ASX:COH) sees FDA approval for Remote Check

08 Apr 2020 - Implantable hearing solutions company Cochlear (ASX:COH) has obtained US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its Remote Check solution.
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Oil Search (ASX:OSH) close books on equity raise

Oil Search (ASX:OSH) close books on equity raise

08 Apr 2020 - Oil Search (ASX:OSH) is pleased to announce the successful completion os the institutional component of its entitlement offer and placement raising $1 billion.
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Zip Co (ASX:Z1P) see $45 million revenue for the quarter

Zip Co (ASX:Z1P) see $45 million revenue for the quarter

08 Apr 2020 - Fintech company Zip Co (ASX:Z1P) reports for the quarter ended 31 March 2020 (Q3 FY20) that they delivered a strong set of quarterly numbers against a backdrop of economic uncertainty generating $45 million in revenue over the quarter.
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IAG (ASX:IAG) CEO to stand down

IAG (ASX:IAG) CEO to stand down

08 Apr 2020 - IAG (ASX:IAG) Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Peter Harmer has advised the Board of his intention to retire by the end of 2020.
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Some states could lift coronvirus restrictions sooner than others: ASX poised to open lower

Some states could lift coronvirus restrictions sooner than others: ASX poised to open lower

08 Apr 2020 - Following weak leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to open lower this morning. Britain and New York state have reported their worst daily death tolls since the coronavirus pandemic began. Back home, Prime Minister Scott Morrison...
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Strong start stunted by trade data: Aus shares 0.1% higher at noon

Strong start stunted by trade data: Aus shares 0.1% higher at noon

07 Apr 2020 - The Australian share market rose at the open following positive leads from Wall Street. The S&P/ASX 200 index tracking 0.1 per cent or 8 points higher at 5,294. The GPT Group (ASX:GPT) today announced that all properties in the GPT W...
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PolyNovo (ASX:PNV) see a record sales month in the US

PolyNovo (ASX:PNV) see a record sales month in the US

07 Apr 2020 - PolyNovo (ASX:PNV) report sales for the March 2020 quarter were 166 per cent greater than the March 2019 quarter ($1.69 million v. $4.49 million).
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QBE Insurance Group (ASX:QBE) appoint new CEO, International

QBE Insurance Group (ASX:QBE) appoint new CEO, International

07 Apr 2020 - QBE Insurance Group (ASX:QBE) has appointed Jason Harris as Chief Executive Officer, International, succeeding Richard Pryce who intends to retire at the end of this year.
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ARB (ASX:ARB) reduces management and board renumeration

ARB (ASX:ARB) reduces management and board renumeration

07 Apr 2020 - Vehicle accessories company ARB (ASX:ARB) has made moves to reduce board and management renumeration.
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Tabcorp Holdings (ASX:TAH) stands down 700 staff

Tabcorp Holdings (ASX:TAH) stands down 700 staff

07 Apr 2020 - Tabcorp Holdings (ASX:TAH) is to temporary stand down over 700 employees in businesses where there is no work as a result of COVID-19 shutdowns.
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UK PM Boris Johnson moved to intensive care due to coronavirus: ASX poised to open higher

UK PM Boris Johnson moved to intensive care due to coronavirus: ASX poised to open higher

07 Apr 2020 - Following positive leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to open higher. All three major US indexes jumped higher yesterday after reported declines in new coronavirus deaths over the weekend. Over in the UK Prime Minister Boris Jo...
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ASX soars: Aus shares close 4.73% higher

ASX soars: Aus shares close 4.73% higher

06 Apr 2020 - The Australian share market had a positive day of trade to finish 4.3 per cent up. Paradigm Biopharmaceuticals (ASX:PAR) to raise $35 million.
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G8 Education (ASX:GEM) extends trading halt: Aus shares 2.8% higher at noon

G8 Education (ASX:GEM) extends trading halt: Aus shares 2.8% higher at noon

06 Apr 2020 - The Australian share market opened higher this morning and is now trading 2.8 per cent up at noon. G8 Education (ASX:GEM) has extended its trading halt to forecast impact of the Government Support Package.
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Origin Energy (ASX:ORG) maintains energy markets earnings guidance

Origin Energy (ASX:ORG) maintains energy markets earnings guidance

04 Apr 2020 - Origin Energy (ASX:ORG) is set to maintain its financial year 2020 Energy Markets underlying EBITDA guidance of $1.4 - $1.5 billion, subject to any material increase in bad and doubtful debt provisioning.
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Megaport (ASX:MP1) see revenue up 10% quarter on quarter

Megaport (ASX:MP1) see revenue up 10% quarter on quarter

06 Apr 2020 - Connectivity company Megaport (ASX:MP1) today reports their quarterly Key Performance Indicators to 31 March 2020 showing revenue for the period was $15.19 million, an increase of 10 per cent quarter on quarter.
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Caltex (ASX:CTX) to extend planned refinery shutdown

Caltex (ASX:CTX) to extend planned refinery shutdown

06 Apr 2020 - Caltex (ASX:CTX) is bringing forward the planned shut down for the Lytton refinery from May 2020.
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Flight Centre Travel Group (ASX:FLT) set to raise $700 million

Flight Centre Travel Group (ASX:FLT) set to raise $700 million

06 Apr 2020 - Flight Centre Travel Group (ASX:FLT) is looking to raise $700 million, comprising a $282 million institutional placement and a $419 million 1-for-1.74 basis at $7.20 a share.
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Cyclopharm (ASX:CYC) submits FDA approval for Technegas

Cyclopharm (ASX:CYC) submits FDA approval for Technegas

06 Apr 2020 - Cyclopharm (ASX:CYC) CEO & Managing Director, James McBrayer talks about its new drug application with the US FDA for Technegas and applications beyond pulmonary embolism in chronic chronic obstructive pulmonary ( COPD ) and asthma.
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An uncertain week ahead for oil prices: ASX poised to open higher

An uncertain week ahead for oil prices: ASX poised to open higher

06 Apr 2020 - The ASX looks set to open higher as the battle against coronavirus continues around the world. Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy says he is "increasingly confident" Australia will avoid the kind of devastation the virus has caused...
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Australian retail rises 0.5 per cent: Aus shares flat at 0.04% at noon

Australian retail rises 0.5 per cent: Aus shares flat at 0.04% at noon

03 Apr 2020 - The Australian share market opened higher this morning following strong leads from the Energy sector and is now trading flat at 0.04 per cent. Hansen Technologies (ASX:HSN) withdraws guidance.
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NEXTDC (ASX:NXT) complete $627 million placement

NEXTDC (ASX:NXT) complete $627 million placement

03 Apr 2020 - NEXTDC (ASX:NXT) has successfully completed an institutional placement, raising approximately $672 million through the issue of 86.1 million new shares.
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Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE) acknowledges class action

Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE) acknowledges class action

03 Apr 2020 - Treasury Wine Estates (ASX:TWE) has been served with a group proceeding filed against them in the Supreme Court of Victoria.
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Over 10 million file for unemployment benefits in the US: ASX poised to open higher

Over 10 million file for unemployment benefits in the US: ASX poised to open higher

03 Apr 2020 - After a rally from US markets, the ASX looks set to open higher. It’s been a rollercoaster of a week as investors monitor the COVID-19 crisis. Over one million people across the world have been infected, with over 51,000 losing their...
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Rural Funds Management has been awarded damages over a Bonitas short sell report

Rural Funds Management has been awarded damages over a Bonitas short sell report

02 Apr 2020 - Rural Funds Management as responsible entity for the Rural Funds Group (ASX:RFF) has been awarded damages over a Bonitas short sell report.
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Webjet (ASX:WEB) bosts equity raising

Webjet (ASX:WEB) bosts equity raising

02 Apr 2020 - Webjet (ASX:WEB) has successfully completed its $115 million institutional placement and the institutional component of its 1 for 1 accelerated nonrenounceable pro-rata entitlement offer.
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Westpac (ASX:WBC) appoint a new CEO

Westpac (ASX:WBC) appoint a new CEO

02 Apr 2020 - Westpac (ASX:WBC) Chairman John McFarlane today announced the appointment of Peter King as Chief Executive Officer.
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Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) hire a new Executive General Manager for Operations

Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) hire a new Executive General Manager for Operations

02 Apr 2020 - Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Humphris as Executive General Manager – Operations, effective from Monday, succeeding Quentin Granger, who has held the role on an interim basis since December 2...
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COVID-19 death toll climbs in the US: ASX poised to open lower

COVID-19 death toll climbs in the US: ASX poised to open lower

02 Apr 2020 - Following a slump on US markets, the ASX looks set to open lower. The US death toll rose to over 4,000. The Dow tumbled to near 1000 points. White House officials estimate that the COVID-19 outbreak will kill between 100,000 and 240,...
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Market enters April on a high: ASX closes 3.6% higher

Market enters April on a high: ASX closes 3.6% higher

01 Apr 2020 - The ASX has closed at a two week high closing 3.6% higher. Shares in Mayne Pharma (ASX:MYX) soared and SkyCity Entertainment (ASX:AKC) shares rose as did AP Eagers (ASX:APE). Synlait Milk (ASX:SM1) completed the purchase of Dairywork...
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Building approvals soar in February: ASX tracking 3% higher at noon

Building approvals soar in February: ASX tracking 3% higher at noon

01 Apr 2020 - The ASX shot up at the open and is now tracking 3% higher at noon. Shares in Oil Search (ASX:OSH) and Worley Parsons (ASX:WOR) are doing well today. Yesterday Worley announced Chevron had extended one of their contracts by two years....
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Brickworks (ASX:BKW) to reopen brick plants in Pennslyvania

Brickworks (ASX:BKW) to reopen brick plants in Pennslyvania

01 04 2020 - Brickworks (ASX:BKW) has been advised that it may re-open their brick plants in Pennsylvania.
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Jumbo Interactive (ASX:JIN) exoects higher customer engagement

Jumbo Interactive (ASX:JIN) exoects higher customer engagement

01 Apr 2020 - Lottery game seller Jumbo Interactive (ASX:JIN) says improved customer engagement is expected to deliver higher TTV and Revenue during a period of lower jackpots.
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The US could see a second $US2trn stimulus package: ASX set to open higher

The US could see a second $US2trn stimulus package: ASX set to open higher

01 Apr 2020 - The ASX looks set to open higher as US stocks fluctuated between gains and losses yesterday as global cases of coronavirus continue to rise. In the US, Trump has called for second $US2 trillion stimulus package. And Meridian Energy (...
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St Barbara (ASX:SBM) continues operations: Aus shares close 2% lower

St Barbara (ASX:SBM) continues operations: Aus shares close 2% lower

31 Mar 2020 - The Australian share market had a positive start to the session, up almost 3 per cent at noon, then fell sharply in the second half of trade erasing the days gain to finish 2 per cent down.
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Virgin Australia (ASX:VAH) enters trading halt: Aus shares 2.8% higher at noon

Virgin Australia (ASX:VAH) enters trading halt: Aus shares 2.8% higher at noon

31 Mar 2020 - The Australian share market opened higher again this morning and is now trading 2.8 per cent higher. Virgin Australia (ASX:VAH) has gone into a trading halt as it seeks financial support from the Federal Government.
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G8 Education (ASX:GEM) postpones dividend until October

G8 Education (ASX:GEM) postpones dividend until October

31 Mar 2020 - G8 Education (ASX:GEM) has postponed the payment of its fully franked final dividend until the end of October.
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Worley (ASX:WOR) wins two-year contract extension from Chevron

Worley (ASX:WOR) wins two-year contract extension from Chevron

31 Mar 2020 - Worley (ASX:WOR) has been awarded an extension to an existing services contract with Chevron Australia.
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Lynas Corporation (ASX:LYC) has operations in Malaysia postponed for an extended period

Lynas Corporation (ASX:LYC) has operations in Malaysia postponed for an extended period

31 Mar 2020 - Rare earths producer Lynas Corporation (ASX:LYC) is continuously assessing the effects of the shutdown of their Malaysia plant on the essential supply chains to which they contribute after an closure extension ordered by the governme...
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Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) to sell 5.2% of issued capital in Coles

Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) to sell 5.2% of issued capital in Coles

31 Mar 2020 - Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) today announced that trades have been executed for the sale of 5.2 per cent of the issued capital in Coles Group (ASX:COL) for $1.06 billion.
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BluGlass (ASX:BLG) non-renounceable rights issue

BluGlass (ASX:BLG) non-renounceable rights issue

31 Mar 2020 - BluGlass Limited (ASX:BLG) Managing Director and CEO,Giles Bourne, talks about the company's 1:1 non-renounceable rights issue, the need to fund its technology through to commercialisation, independent validation of its RPCVD technol...
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Cynata Therapeutics (ASX:CYP) 1H20 results & outlook

Cynata Therapeutics (ASX:CYP) 1H20 results & outlook

31 Mar 2020 - Cynata Therapeutics Limited (ASX:CYP) Managing Director, Dr Ross MacDonald, talks 1H20 results, upcoming Phase 2 clinical trials, licensing and strategy to build the company's Cymerus cell therapy platform.
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