Monthly Archives: October 2020 (Page 16)

Job vacancies rise 59.4% from May: ASX tracking 1.5% higher at noon

01 Oct 2020 - The ASX rose at the open is now tracking 1.5% higher at noon. Shares in plumbing supplies group Reliance Worldwide (ASX:RWC) have shot up today after reporting strong first quarter sales in its US business. Meanwhile, shares in Omni Bridgeway (ASX:OBL) are falling this morning. OceanaGold Corporation (ASX:OGC) has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters to raise $157 million.

Markets recover after chaotic Presidential debate: ASX poised for a rebound

01 Oct 2020 - The ASX looks set to rebound morning as Wall Street rose on hopes of a new stimulus. Gold edged down yesterday as a chaotic first US presidential debate drove investors to the safety of the dollar. China's official manufacturing Purchasing Manager's Index came in higher in September compared to August and US private payrolls increased. And business travel management company Serko (ASX:SKO) is conducting an equity raising of up to NZ$55 million.