Monthly Archives: December 2018

Markets open to a shortened week: ASX poised to open higher

13 Dec 2018 - The ASX is set to open higher. Last week US stocks ran a volatile market with the worst pre-Christmas day on record. Stocks did see the biggest one-day surge in almost a decade though. Australian stocks still feel the heat of the ongoing trade war that US President Trump initiated with China. And the takeover panel has received applications from shareholders in investment companies Benjamin Hornigold (ASX:BHD) and Henry Morgan (ASX:HML).