Finance News (Page 593)

Record highs: Aus shares to open in positive territory

18 Dec 2017 - Market Outlook in 3 mins: Wall Street closed the trading week in positive territory, with the major indicies finishing at record highs. Iron ore has advanced a promising 6 per cent. Domain (ASX:DHG), a former Fairfax Media company that listed in November, has appointed Catriona McGregor as Group General Counsel and Company Secretary. Business technology company Data#3 (ASX:DTL) announced it expects its FY2018 first half year profits to be lower than the previous year’s results, [...]

Macquarie Atlas Roads takes it toll: Aus shares close 0.2% lower

15 Dec 2017 - Market Wrap: Australian share market closed 0.2 per cent lower on Friday and gained 3 points over the week. Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) says it’s considering AUSTRAC’s alleged breaches and will file an amended defense. Macquarie Atlas Road (ASX:MQG) shares fell about 4 per cent after Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) completed its 11.3 per cent sale in the property fund overnight, selling 76 million. Click video more news.

Back pedal Friday: Aus shares 0.3% lower at noon

15 Dec 2017 - Market at Midday: Australian share market is in back pedal mode with the property sector dragging us lower. The likes of Crown Resorts (ASX:CWN), Cleanaway (ASX:CWY) have made good ground and so too has Transurban (ASX:TCL) after it completed a $1.9 billion capital raise. Crown Resorts reveals plans to sell a suite of multi-million dollar assets. CBA's (ASX:CBA) Group Executive Marketing and Strategy, Vittoria Shortt, has been given the lead role of its NZ owned [...]