Category: Stock Market

AWE in bidding war

The battle is on to get control of oil and gas explorer AWE after mining services provider Mineral Resources Ltd trumped a $463 million...

The market in the week ahead

Global stocks finished the week on a strong note with Wall Street’s S&P 500 index moving to a record close on the back of a solid...

ASX becomes blockchain pioneer

Australia’s stock exchange has become the first mainstream equity market in the world to employ blockchain, the ledger software that...

Bitcoin surges past $12,000 for the first time

Bitcoin has broken past the $12,000 mark reaching $12,198.57, according to industry site CoinDesk. After starting the year at $1000,...

New listings for ASX

New listings for ASX

The Australian stock exchange is to get two new listings, locally and from overseas. In Australia, food and beverage manufacturer Bojun...

The market in the week ahead

The market in the week ahead

US and Eurozone shares rose last week on the back of good earnings data with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite on Wall Street finishing...

The market in the week ahead

The market in the week ahead

It’s been another mixed week in the markets. US stocks slipped from record highs with the Dow and S&P 500 posting their first...

Oil price sinks, snapping rally

Oil price sinks, snapping rally

After an extraordinary rally last week that saw the price of oil hitting its highest since 2015, the price of oil has been falling with...

Shares in Elders surge on profit jump and return to dividends

Shares in Elders surge on profit jump and return to dividends

Shares in agribusiness company Elders surged 7.9 per cent to $5.60 after it announced it had more than doubled its profit to $116 million,...

The market in the week ahead

The market in the week ahead

Share markets were mixed last week. Wall Street snapped its string of record highs when it was revealed that the US Senate’s tax plan...