MID MORNING MARKETS 25-02-19

The ASX 200 is up 14 points in mid-morning trade with +ve trade developments the theme. Banks flat and resources rise on stronger commoditiy prices. IT the standout after strong result from APX and post-inquiry APT euphoria. LLC dumps Engineering business and GEM just dumped again. #ausbiz COMPANY NEWS Boral (BLD) – Underlying activity in… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 25-02-19

MID MORNING MARKETS 21-02-19

The ASX 200 is up 12 points  in mid mid-morning trade after another drama free session. Banks +ve, Materials drag. Results key. WES adds 8pts to AORD, WEB flies, Employment data ahead #ausbiz TODAY Economic data – employment data the main focus Ex-dividend – Academies Australasia Group (AKG) 1.3c, CVC 7.0c, volution Mining (EVN) 3.5c,… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 21-02-19

MID MORNING MARKETS 20-02-19

The ASX 200 is up 12 points in mid-morning trade after a quiet night. Results dominate. FMG special div, BHP miss but outlook ok, WOW struggling. Wages data today. #ausbiz TODAY Economic data – Wages data and Westpac leading indicator Results – Corporate Travel (CTD), Domino’s Pizza (DMP), Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), Sonic Healthcare (SHL),… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 20-02-19

MID MORNING MARKETS 19-02-19

The ASX is up 14 points in mid morning trade after a quiet night. Results dominate with BKL and COH the biggest disappointments. IFL surprises nicely (lessons for AMP), COL growth eases & ALU wins. RBA mintes and BHP ahead #asubiz TODAY RBA meeting minutes Results – BHP, Cochlear (COH), Coles Group (COL), Oil Search… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 19-02-19

MID MORNING MARKETS 15-02-19

The ASX 200 is up 4 points in mid-morning trade after a US retail sales fright. Narrow range. Results dominate. DHG and MPL relief, BBN disappoints, AHG impairment. TLS bounce. RBA Kent and Chinese CPI ahead #ausbiz TODAY Assistant Governor Christopher Ken speaking today Ex-dividend – Argo Investments (ARG) 16.0c Chinese inflation TONIGHT UK –… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 15-02-19