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Claiming back 6,000 points: Aus shares 0.2% higher at noon

28 Nov 2017 - Market at Midday: Stellar day of trade, with ASX200 trading above the 6,000 point milestone. Investa Office Fund (ASX:IOF) rising about 3.4 per cent. Nanosonics shares (ASX:NAN) up 2.3 per cent. BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) shares have fallen about 1.7 per cent today after the mining giant announced a raft of plans to improve its Australian operations. Origin Energy (ASX:ORG) reaffirmed its FY18 EBITDA will be in the range of $1.7-$1.8 billion while its net debt [...]

Flat close from US: Aus shares to open lower

28 Nov 2017 - Market Outlook in 3 mins: US markets have closed in mainly negative territory, setting the Australian share market to open flat this morning, with iron ore declining and futures tracking lower. Retail has seen a positive turn with the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. Orion Health Group (ASX:OHE) announces a decrease of operating revenue to NZ$81 million and an increase in operating loss to NZ$25 million in its interim results for the first half [...]

Korean stumble tears us from 6,000: Aus shares close 0.1% higher

27 Nov 2017 - Market Wrap: The Australian share market started the trading week on a high, with over half of the sectors chiming up, while Korea's stumble and ASX Telcos pulled back gains. Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) rose over 5 per cent. Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) led the majors. Telstra (ASX:TLS) is now assessing the affect that the nbn rollout suspension will have on its performance. Click video for more news.