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 the pack today following rises on the NASDAQ. Healthcare didn’t fare so well. Meanwhile, RBA governor Philip Lowe spoke about the impacts of ultra low rates. And SkyCity Entertainment Group’s (ASX:SKC) sale of a Auckland car parks due to happen later this month.
Source: Finance News Network