Premier Investments' profit is up on sales at Peter Alexander and Just Jeans, and would have done even better were it not for Brexit headwinds.
US shares have ended with mixed results after Microsoft's gains were dragged down by Apple shares, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates.
The Australian share market has moved higher for a ninth day in 11 sessions after the US Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate.
The unemployment rate edged higher to a seasonally adjusted 5.3 per cent in August, hinting that more stimulus may be needed to eat into labour market slack.
Washington H Soul Pattinson's full year profit has dipped on rising costs and as its Round Oak Mineral subsidiary slumped to a big loss.
Wall Street has closed slightly ahead after the Fed cut interest rates as expected, although it delivered mixed signals on the prospect of a further cut.
Middle East tensions and an expected US interest rate cut this week have kept investors cautious, with financial markets trading in a narrow range.
Energy giant ExxonMobil has placed its Gippsland gas assets on the market, the US conglomerate confirming it is "testing market interest".
Outdoor clothing and equipment retailer Kathmandu has lifted its full year profit and hiked its dividend on a its Australian sales performance.
The Leading Indicator of Employment released by the Department of Jobs and Small Business recorded a fall in September for the 16th month in a row.
Fujifilm has exercised its option to license a stem cell treatment for graft-versus-host disease that's being developed by Melbourne biotech company Cynata.
More than 200 life insurance policyholders have been paid $730,000 in compensation after financial group ClearView gave them poor advice.