MID MORNING MARKETS 05-06-18

The ASX200 is down 42 points in mid-morning trade, despite good leads in global markets. Interest rate sensitive sectors the big drag along with Energy and Materials. CBA outperforms. KGN founders offload $100m. RBA meeting later today #ausbiz TODAY Economic data – AIG Services Index, Current Account Ex-dividend – Vietnam Industrial Investments (VII) 1.5c RBA… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 05-06-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 5-6-18

The ASX200 is 32 points in mid-morning trade, after strong US jobs numbers and reduced political and trade concerns. Energy and Utilities weaker but other sectors higher. CBA higher after settlement with AUSTRAC, YOW op update, KGN goes into whitegoods  Retail sales later today and big week data-wise #ausbiz TODAY Economic data – HIA New… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 5-6-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 1-6-18

The ASX200 is down 34 points in mid-morning trade, after volatility in global markets on trade conflict escalation. Healthcare the only +ve sector after ISU +28.0% confirms takeover approaches. ANZ on cartel charges and MND downgraded. House price first annual decline since 2012 #ausbiz TODAY Economic data – AIG Manufacturing Index, HIA New Home Sales,… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 1-6-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 31-05-18

ASX200 up 31 points in mid morning trade, after rebound in in’l markets. Energy and Materials on top, defensives lag. Italian risk eases, oil production cuts remain. First day for URW (nee WFD) CAPEX data later today #ausbiz TODAY Westfield (WFD) to be now known as Unibail-Rodamco SE (URW) Ex-dividend – CSR 13.5c, Oceania Capital… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 31-05-18