MID MORNING MARKETS 21-03-19

The ASX 200 is down 8 points in mid-morning trade after a big night. Fed triple whammy (dots, growth and b/s runoff). Resources ↑, banks ↓. SIG & SOL results. FLT special ex. Jobs ahoy…I mean ahead #ausbiz TODAY Dividends – Anglogold (AGG) 1.5c, Auckland Airport (AIA) 10.5c, CI Resources (CII) 1.5c, Clime Investment Management… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 21-03-19

MID MORNING MARKETS 20-03-19

The ASX 200 is down 21 points in mid-morning trade after mixed o/n leads. Defensive sectors ↑, Materials worst. NUF result and guidance ↓, WTC back online, BKL mgmt. change. FOMC decision ahead #ausbiz COMPANY NEWS Nufarm (NUF) – Underlying EBITDA -2% to $120.9m. Underlying loss of $11.5m (prev $10.7m profit). Group revenue +8% (or… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 20-03-19

MID MORNING MARKETS 19-03-19

The ASX 200 is flat in midday trade after mildly +ve leads. Materials best, Healthcare worst, banks mixed. WBC has abandoned planners, TPM reaffirmed guidance and WTC will raise $250m.  #ausbiz TODAY Ex-dividend – Apiam Animal Health (AHX) 0.8c, Austal (ASB) 3.0c, Brisbane Broncos (BBL) 1.0c, Blackwall (BWF) 2.0c, Carsales.com (CAR) 20.5c, Reece (REH) 6.0c,… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 19-03-19

MID MORNING MARKETS 14-03-19

The ASX 200 is +3 in mid morning trade amidst Brexit mess. Materials & Energy best, Consumer, h’care and banks ↓. CBA will clean up its house before passing the “bucks” (satire font). Divs denting. Chinese data ahead. #ausbiz TODAY Chinese data – Fixed Asset Investment, Industrial Production, Retail Sales, New Yuan Loans Ex-dividend –… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 14-03-19