• Australian Associated Press2 days ago

    US stocks rise to five-month high

    Wall Street's S&P 500 index has closed at its highest level in over five months, thanks to gains in industrial stocks.

  • Australian Associated Press2 days ago

    Wall St flat as industrials balance banks

    US stocks have opened the week's final trading day little changed after a gain in industrials balanced a slide from the big banks.

  • Australian Associated Press2 days ago

    Stocks to watch

    Stocks of interest on the Australian share market

  • Australian Associated Press2 days ago

    Yo-yo Aust share market ends week flat

    Australian shares have had a volatile day, gaining and then losing ground before finishing the week's final trading session flat.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Banks drag index as ASX200 finishes flat

    Australian shares have jumped about, gaining and then losing value before finishing the week's final trading session flat.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Vitol raises $2.6bn with Viva Energy IPO

    Oil refiner and marketer Viva Energy has debuted on the ASX, raising about $2.6 billion in Australia's biggest IPO in nearly four years.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Banks drag as ASX gives up early gains

    Australian shares have given up their early gains as weakness in banks outweighed advances in healthcare stocks.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Union at BHP's Chile mine threaten strike

    The union for the BHP-owned Escondida copper mine in Chile has rejected a contract offer by the company and has threatened to strike.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    ASX lifts at open on materials, tech

    Australian shares have opened higher following a rise on Wall Street overnight and a lift in commodity prices.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Commodities, US lead may boost ASX at open

    Australian shares look set to open higher following a rise on Wall Street overnight and a lift in commodity prices.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    AAP Markets Report

    Movements on overseas markets.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Wall St bounces on tech, industrial stocks

    Facebook, Microsoft and Amazon have hit all-time highs on the US market driving up S&P 500 and Nasdaq gains.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Aust shares set to open higher

    Australian shares look set to open higher following a rise on Wall Street overnight.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Wall Street rebounds on tech, industrials

    Optimism about the looming earnings season has helped to balance fears of a trade war as tech stocks helped Wall Street to open higher.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Big deals, earnings dull tariff fears

    Dow e-minis were up 186 points, or 0.75 per cent early, S&P 500 e-minis 14.75 points, or 0.53 per cent and Nasdaq 100 e-minis 37 points, or 0.51 per cent.

  • Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    Stocks to watch

    Stocks of interest on the Australian share market

  • ASX hits highest close in a decade
    Australian Associated Press3 days ago

    ASX hits highest close in a decade

    Australian shares have closed higher, with healthcare and financials the star performers.

  • ASX closes higher on surging bank stocks
    Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    ASX closes higher on surging bank stocks

    Australian shares have closed higher as strong gains from financial stocks more than offset weakness from falling commodity prices.

  • Housing confidence dives to two-year low
    Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    Housing confidence dives to two-year low

    Confidence in Australia's housing market has fallen to a two-year low, according to NAB's residential property survey, as the bank slashes its price forecasts.

  • Housing confidence falls to two-year low
    Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    Housing confidence falls to two-year low

    Confidence in Australia's housing market has tumbled to a two-year low, according to the NAB residential property survey for the June quarter.

  • AMP flags out-of-cycle mortgage rate hikes
    Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    AMP flags out-of-cycle mortgage rate hikes

    AMP is the latest lender to impose out-of-cycle mortgage rate hikes in a move that could put further pressure on the housing market.

  • ASX sitting higher despite commodity woes
    Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    ASX sitting higher despite commodity woes

    Australian shares are higher as strong gains from financial and consumer staple stocks more than offset weakness from falling commodity prices.

  • Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    A2 Milk says FY revenue up by about 68%

    The A2 Milk Company shares are down in early trade after announcing full-year revenue grew about 68 per cent to around NZ$922 million ($A845.5 million).

  • ASX opens higher despite commodity woes
    Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    ASX opens higher despite commodity woes

    Australian shares have opened higher as strong gains from financial and consumer staple stocks more than offset weakness from falling commodity prices.

  • Australian Associated Press4 days ago

    Tariffs, commodities set to send ASX lower

    Australian shares look set to open lower following a fall on Wall Street overnight.