MID MORNING MARKETS 16-2-18

The ASX200 is up 16 points in early morning trade. Healthcare and Financials the top sectors, while Gold and Materials are lagging. Results from MPL, IFL, PRY and WHC the focus. Another good day. #ausbiz TODAY Economic data – New motor vehicle sales Speech by RBA Governor Philip Lowe Ex-dividend – Ansell (ANN) 26.4c, Argo… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 16-2-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 15-2-18

The ASX200 is up 48 points in early trade. Strength is broad-based but led by Gold, Materials and Energy. Result mayhem! TLS ok. SUN, SHL, HSO not so #ausbiz TODAY Employment Data – Expectations for 15.3K new jobs and for the unemployment rate to remain at 5.5% Ex-dividend – Ironbark Capital (IBC) 1.1c, Janus Henderson… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 15-2-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 13-02-18

The ASX200 is up 6 points in early trade, after opening up 30 and then slipping into negative territoty. Materials and Gold leading while AREITS and consumer stocks lag. Disappointment for reports from BLD, COH and SGF. WFD and TAH ex-div #ausbiz COMPANY NEWS Boral Limited (BLD) – (Citi est $174m). Net profit attributable to… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 13-02-18

MID MORNING MARKETS 12-12-19

The ASX200 is down 19 points in early morning trader, after being down as much as 37.  Materials outperforming. Gold finally seeing falls. JBH hit after results. AZJ and BEN also in focus. TODAY Banking Royal Commission gets underway today Chinese data – Foreign direct investment and loan data Results – Ansell Limited (ANN), Aurizon Holdings… Continue reading MID MORNING MARKETS 12-12-19