Commodities Market

  • Australian share market closes higher AAP - Fri, Mar 10, 2017 6:20 PM NZDT

    The Australian share market has closed higher as US futures point to a positive Wall Street session ahead of the release of key North American jobs data. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 34.4 points, ...

  • Australian shares open lower AAP - Wed, Mar 8, 2017 12:18 PM NZDT

    The Australian share market has opened lower with falls across the board, led by resource companies Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton and following losses on Wall Street. At 1010 AEDT on Wednesday, the benchmark ...

  • Australian shares close higher AAP - Mon, Mar 6, 2017 6:23 PM NZDT

    Australian shares have closed higher, due to materials and retail stocks including Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton and Woolworths ahead of the release of economic data. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 16.9 ...

  • Aust shares higher at noon AAP - Mon, Mar 6, 2017 4:13 PM NZDT

    The Australian share market has edged higher following modest leads from Wall Street ahead of a likely rise in US interest rates later this month. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 12.9 points, or ...

  • Share market's losing streak continues AAP - Wed, Mar 1, 2017 7:13 PM NZDT

    A bigger than expected rebound in economic growth has not stopped profit-takers from pulling the share market lower for a fifth straight session. US President Donald Trump's first speech to the US Congress ...

  • Miners pull share market lower AAP - Thu, Feb 23, 2017 2:27 PM NZDT

    The share market is lower due to significant falls by the big miners following a drop in commodity prices. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was 0.3 per cent lower just after midday AEDT, a slight improvement ...

  • Banks pull share market lower AAP - Tue, Feb 21, 2017 2:39 PM NZDT

    The share market is slightly weaker as investors exercise caution amid a flood of corporate earnings reports. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was down 0.2 per cent at 1200 AEDT, with the major banks, Oil ...

  • Australian stocks close lower AAP - Mon, Feb 20, 2017 6:22 PM NZDT

    The Australian share market has closed lower, hurt by downbeat results from Brambles and Worley Parsons, while Wesfarmers went ex-dividend. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was down 10.7 points, or 0.18 ...

  • Australian shares higher at noon AAP - Wed, Feb 15, 2017 2:25 PM NZDT

    The Australia share market is trading strongly higher at noon, helped by Wall Street's rallying to fresh highs and solid first-half earnings from a slew of local companies. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index ...

  • WA farmers deliver record grain harvest AAP - Fri, Feb 3, 2017 5:47 PM NZDT
    WA farmers deliver record grain harvest

    West Australian grain growers have delivered the biggest grain harvest in the history of the state. CBH Group, the state's grain growers' co-operative, said on Friday it received total deliveries of 16.62 million tonnes by the end of the 2016/17 harvest season, beating the previous record of 15.86 million tonnes set in 2013/14. CBH also broke two grain transport records: shipping a record 1.88 million tonnes in January, and moving a record 831,000 tonnes of grain to port via rail in December.

  • Australian shares open flat AAP - Fri, Feb 3, 2017 12:16 PM NZDT

    Australian shares have opened flat as gains in energy companies offset losses across the resource sector. At 1010 AEDT on Friday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was down 1 point, or 0.02 per cent, at 5,597, ...

  • Aust shares edge slightly higher AAP - Tue, Jan 24, 2017 1:08 PM NZDT

    The Australian share market has opened slightly higher as strong commodity prices help offset negativity around US President Donald Trump's protectionist agenda. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 was up 0.06 per cent at 5,614.3 points at 1025 AEDT with the mining-related materials sector leading gains followed closely by the healthcare sector. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said Wall Street was down only slightly overnight, suggesting that the Australian share market's sell-off on Monday over US President Donald Trump's economic agenda may have been "overshot".

  • Aust stocks slightly higher AAP - Thu, Dec 22, 2016 2:17 PM NZDT

    The Australian share market is slightly higher on low volumes as trading winds down ahead of Christmas. There's nothing outstanding though," Phillip Capital senior client adviser Michael Heffernan said. Mr Heffernan said it was "just the absence of bad news" driving the market on Thursday.

  • Australian market set for flat open AAP - Fri, Dec 2, 2016 9:04 AM NZDT

    The Australian stock market looks set to open flat with Wall Street mixed and European stocks ending lower as oil prices surged to a 16-month high on the heels of OPEC's agreement to cut output. At 0645 AEDT on Friday, the share price index was down four points at 5,498. Locally, in economic news on Friday, the Australian Bureau of Statistics will release retail trade data for October.

  • Aust share market closes slightly lower AAP - Tue, Nov 15, 2016 6:41 PM NZDT

    The Australian share market has closed weaker despite retracing some of its earlier losses as market enthusiasm for the potential policies of US president-elect Donald Trump moderates. At 1615 AEST on ...

  • Shares continue to fall AAP - Thu, Sep 15, 2016 2:27 PM NZST

    The share market is lower despite getting a boost from an unexpected fall in unemployment. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index had fallen to a low of 5,204 points in mid-morning trade, before jumping at 1130 ...

  • Aust shares gain ground AAP - Tue, Aug 23, 2016 6:24 PM NZST

    The Australian share market has closed higher across most sectors, driven by gains in banks and health stocks. At 1615 AEST on Tuesday, the S&P ASX/200 index was up 38.7 points, or 0.70 per cent, at 5,553.8 ...

  • Energy Company of the Year Award noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 10:06 PM NZST

    You are here 18 Sep 2015 Petroleum Economist Recognises Victoria Oil and Gas as Energy Company of the Year (Small Cap) Victoria Oil and Gas (AIM: VOG), a gas utility company with operations in the industrial ...

  • Form 8.5 - Condor Gold - Numis Securities Ltd noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 9:56 PM NZST

    Form 8.5 - Condor Gold - Numis Securities Ltd

  • Form 8.3 - Condor Gold - CQS LLP noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 9:56 PM NZST

    Form 8.3 - Condor Gold - CQS LLP

  • Essar Oil to undertake 30 days refinery shutdown noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 9:46 PM NZST

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  • Eni awarded Exploration Company of 2015 by the Petroleum Economist noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 9:16 PM NZST

    18/09/2015, CET 11:00 Download the press release (PDF) (0.09 Mb) The exploration confirms to be for Eni an important driver of growth, with a strategy focused on basins with proven reserves located near ...

  • MOL Group Announces Tenth Discovery in Pakistan noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 9:16 PM NZST

    MOL Group announces new crude oil, condensate and natural gas discovery in Karak Block MOL Pakistan (100% subsidiary of MOL Group) has a proven track record in Pakistan since 1999 Budapest, 18th September ...

  • Form 8.3 Condor Gold - Regent Pacific noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 8:46 PM NZST

    Form 8.3 Condor Gold - Regent Pacific

  • Sage Update on Major Projects and Financing noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 8:26 PM NZST

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 18, 2015) - 'Sage Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SGX) ('Sage'), despite the difficult environment primarily due to the decline in commodity prices and scarcity of capital, ...

  • 18.09.2015: Auriant Mining AB (publ.) announces share capital changes Read more noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 8:06 PM NZST

    PRESS RELEASE Stockholm, September 18, 2015 Auriant Mining AB (publ.) announces share capital changes Following the decision of Company's Annual General Meeting (May 12th, 2015), Auriant Mining AB (publ.) ...

  • Marda exploration commences with funding from asset sales noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 7:46 PM NZST

    Microsoft Word - 150915 Batt-BH Sale_V3 ASX and Media Release 18 September 2015 $4 million boost to exploration funding Marda exploration program underway Highlights • Sale of non‐core Marda tenements ...

  • Aust bonds firmer after Fed stays on hold AAP - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 6:46 PM NZST

    The Australian bond market is firmer following a keenly awaited decision by the Federal Reserve to keep its interest rate unchanged. Fed chair Janet Yellen citied worries about the slowdown in China as ...

  • Grant Awards and Notice of Audited Results noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 6:36 PM NZST

    Haydale Graphene Industries plc ('Haydale', the 'Group' or the 'Company') Haydale wins major research grant awards totalling over £450,000 And Notice of Audited Results Haydale (AIM: HAYD), the group focused ...

  • BHP says coal needs community support AAP - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 6:17 PM NZST
    BHP says coal needs community support

    BHP Billiton's head of coal says more needs to be done to win the PR war against environmentalists. Plunging prices have put the coal industry under immense financial pressure, and there are no signs of things getting better in the immediate term, BHP's Coal President Mike Henry told an American Chamber of Commerce lunch in Brisbane. Prices for metallurgical coal have fallen by as much as 30 per cent in 2015, and thermal coal prices are 15 per cent lower.

  • Petroleum Geo-Services ASA : Mandatory notification of trade noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 6:16 PM NZST

    Petroleum Geo-Services ASA : Mandatory notification of trade

  • New discovery in Karak Block, Pakistan noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 6:06 PM NZST

    MOL Plc. hereby informs the capital market participants about a new crude oil, condensate and natural gas discovery in Karak Block, Pakistan. The block is operated by Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) ...

  • 18-09-2015Senior Management Appointment noodls - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 6:06 PM NZST

    UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC 18 September 2015 UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC ('UKOG' or the 'Company') Senior Management Appointment UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC (LSE AIM: UKOG) is pleased to announce that ...

  • Aussie, NZ Dollars Rise as Euro Falls Amid Post-FOMC Correction DailyFX - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 6:03 PM NZST

    Aussie, NZ Dollars Rise as Euro Falls Amid Post-FOMC Correction

  • Gold Soars Yet Copper Falls on Growth Risks after Fed Defers Rate Hike DailyFX - Fri, Sep 18, 2015 5:49 PM NZST

    Gold Soars Yet Copper Falls on Growth Risks after Fed Defers Rate Hike