The ASX 200 is up 23 points in late-morning trade despite US weakness. CSL continues to drag and Telstra to lead, Materials and banks ↑. Qs from FMG, WPL, SBM, SYD. More NAB charges and GNC hit. Jobs is the word #ausbiz TODAY Economic data – CommBank Australia Composite PMI Flash, CommBank Australia Services PMI… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 18-04-19
The ASX 200 is down 9 points in mid-morning trade on “mild” leads. Banks and Telstra lead, Materials and h’care lag. Big news day. Qs from BHP. CGF, STO, BXB. API 1H result. DLX takeover and HLO trading update. Chinese data later on. #ausbiz TODAY Ex-dividend – Washington H. Soul Pat (SOL) 24.0c Economic data… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 17-04-19
Tuesday – Inaugural Merricks Capital PT session. Today marks the day. The official start of the Merricks Capital training sessions. 0800 (Harry is ex-army so its 24 hundred from here on in). On time is late. With the exception of a few pikers (who shall remain anonymous in this report but who are at the… Continue reading Day 2: Tuesday 16-04-19. 103 days to go.
Today was the first Merricks Capital training session. A ripper of a day and a great workout from the team. Keep up to date with out fitness updates on my other blog… The ASX 200 is up 11 points in late-morning trade after small moves o/n. Energy worst, Gold, h/care and Utilities best. Qs from… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS
So I’ve registered for the Run Melbourne half marathon. Big move. I haven’t run more than a few kms since I don’t know when. After running 3 half-marathons in 2017, one of which involved a personal best, I have been a lazy slob. No excuses but in that time there has been the drama of… Continue reading Day 1: Monday 15-04-19
The ASX 200 is down 3 points in late-morning trade despite strong o/n leads. Banks strong again, Gold and Healthcare drags. Light news day. Big week ahead with employment data, Chinese GDP, US results and reduced trading #ausbiz TODAY Ex-dividend – Plato Income Maximiser (PL8) 0.5c, TPG Telecom (TPM) 2.0c TONIGHT US economic data –… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 15-04-19
The ASX 200 is up 46 points in late-morning trade. Banks rally, Healthcare drags. ISU ACCC proceedings. NVT FIRB approval, Chinese trade and RBA stability today, employment next week #ausbiz TODAY RBA Financial Stability Review Chinese data Balance of Trade, Exports, Imports, FDI TONIGHT European data – Industrial Production, Industrial Production US earnings – JPMorgan… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 12-04-19