MID MORNING MARKETS 6-3-18

The ASX is up 59 points in mid-morning trade. All sectors positive. Dearth of news. RBA meeting, retail sales and current account out later. RHC, MPL, NCK BGA ex-div #ausbiz TODAY RBA Interest Rate Decision – no change is expected Domestic economic data – TD-MI Inflation Gauge, Current Account, Retail Sales Ex-dividend – Bega Cheese (BGA)… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 6-3-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 5-3-18

The ASX is down 8 points in mid-morning trade. LYC up on results, RFG bounced from losing half its value (now down a third). Big week ahead for data and central bank action (or inaction???) #ausbiz TODAY Australian Economic data – AIG Services Index, Building Permits, Business Inventories, Company Gross Profits, ANZ Job Advertisements Ex–dividend… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 5-3-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 28-2-18

The ASX200 is down 30 points in mid morning trade, with most sectors under pressure. Cons Staples and Industrial outperforming.  Not a great day fro results. HVN, RHC and ABC all weaker. TLS ex-div 11c taking 4.6 points of the market.  #ausbiz TODAY Ex-dividend – APN Property (APC) 1.3c, Carlton Investments (CIN) 51.0c, Enero Group… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 28-2-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 27-02-18

The ASX200 is up 31 points in mid morning trade, with the Materials and Financials sectors both performing well. Utilities, Gold and Telcos lagging. Great result and upgrade from CGC. SDA loses CEO. WOR and LLC ex-div.  #ausbiz TODAY Domestic data – New home sales Ex-dividend – Asaleo Care (AHY) 6.0c, Amcor (AMC) 26.2c, Aurora… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 27-02-18