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Tech stocks fall: Aus shares to open lower

30 Nov 2017 - Market Outlook in 3 mins: The Dow rose 103 points, closing on a record high, and the Nasdaq went the other way with tech stocks declining. Macmahon (ASX:MAH) executed the final mining services contract for the Byerwen Coal project worth $350 million. Creso Pharma (ASX:CPH) offers eligible shareholders the option to purchase up to $15,000 worth of shares in its share purchase plan to fund its cannabis growing facility in Canada.

Strong day: Aus shares close 0.45% higher

29 Nov 2017 - Market Wrap: It has been a strong day of trade for the Australian share market. Origin Energy (ASX:ORG) rose 2.7 per cent. Myer (ASX:MYR) gained over 4 per cent, while Jb Hi-Fi (ASX:JBH) added 3.8 per cent. Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) has sold its substantial holding in poultry business, Inghams (ASX:ING). a suite of Webjet (ASX:WEB) buying took place, with some directors buying $2.5 million in the company. Big Un (ASX:BIG) shares soared about 21 per [...]

Charging ahead: Aus shares 0.63% higher at noon

29 Nov 2017 - Market at Midday: Stellar day of trade on the back of strong US leads ASX200 above 6,020. QBE (ASX:QBE) to sell all of its 2.4 per cent US dollar senior notes on 29 December 2017. Webjet (ASX:WEB) buying has been taking place, with some directors buying $2.5 million in the company. Big Un (ASX:BIG) shares are soaring about 4.4 per cent higher. Bio-Gene Technology (ASX:BGT) started trading today, trading higher at 21.5 cents.