Positive day for miners: Aus shares close 0.6% higher
13 Feb 2018 – It’s been a positive day on the ASX. The mining companies rallied, with solid gains seen from lithium miner Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS). Investment company Carlton Investments (ASX:CIN) has reported its net profit has increased 5.5 per cent for the half year to FY2018 to nearly $22.4 million. Computer wholesaler Dicker Data (ASX:DDR) has declared a final dividend for the 2017 financial year of 4.8 cents a share, fully franked, which brings its FY17 final dividend to 16.8 cents a share, an 85 per cent increase from the previous year.
Source: Finance News Network