Skip to main content

Australian share Market update


  • Bendigo & Adelaide Bank (BEN) has paid $5m for 50% of the Tasmanian Perpetual Trustee’s share in Tasmanian Banking Services.
  • Eircom Holdings (ERC) has reached a conditional agreement with its bondholders to restructure the of its Israeli
  • directories unit Golden Pages.
  • Envestra(ENV) has completed a 3 year $280m facility with a syndicate of five banks.
  • Leighton Holdings (LEI) has been awarded a AED 1.4bn project at the Khalifa Port and Industrial Zone by Abu Dhabi Ports.
  • National Australia Bank (NAB) has created a new role to manage the exit of discounted businesses within nabCapital.
  • Service Stream (SSM) has provided a market update and announces it CEO will step down.
  • Australian Worldwide Explorations (AWE) has been fined NZ$52,000 in relation to an oil discharge at Tui oil fields.
  • Lynas Corp(LYC) – the FIRB has asked China Nonferrous Metal Mining to resubmit its application for a majority stake in the company.
  • Western Areas(WSA) has stuck a deal to sell up to 25,000 metric tons of nickel to China’s Jinchuan Group over two years.
  • Macquarie Infrastructure Group (MIG) says it is reviewing options to enhance security holder value but hasn’t yet made any decision to those options.
  • Comments

    Popular posts from this blog

    List of Australian blue chip stocks

    Australian shares gained 0.6 percent on Wednesday led by blue chip miners and financials on strong resource price

    The biggest Blur chip stocks traded on the ASX, in terms of their market capitalisation, include:
    BHP BillitonCommonwealth Bank of AustraliaTelstra CorporationRio TintoNational Australia BankAustralia and New Zealand Banking GroupRio tintoWestpac
    The only stock to do worse than the S&P/ASX 200 is Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd [ASX: HVN]. Even so, it’s a better-than-the-bank 8.3% gain. The others have done much better: Qantas [ASX: QAN] up 36.1%; JB Hi-Fi [ASX: JBH] up 20.5%; Toll Holdings [ASX: TOL] up 25.3%; and Myer Holdings [ASX: MYR] up 37.1%. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index rose 27.1 points to trade at 4,977.3 by 2310 GMT. It fell 0.8 percent on Tuesday, its lowest close since February 7.

    Best Australian stock forums online ( finance forums)

    Many traders and investors use forums to share ideas, learn from the more experienced, or simply to stave off boredom during long hours at the computer. Here we list the known universe of forums, complete with costs, member numbers, extra benefits and popular forum topics. Please post a message on Your 2 Cents if your favourite forum isn't listed here, or if you feel that there's more to add about the day-to-day goings on in your online community.Forum
    Stock comps
    Forum areas
    AussieStockForums.comFreeASX by share code, General, Beginners, Derivatives, Commodities, International, Strategies/SystemsEasy to use, independent forum. Aussie Stock Forums has a group of very active and knowledgeable traders. Private messaging available. Australian forum.
    Chimes in ExileFreeASX stocks, fundamental analysis, technical analysis, commodities, economics, investment tools The forum has a small group of regular contributors that form a genuine community of investor…

    The diggers and dealers forum meet 2011

    The diggers and dealers forum has just begun August 1. Its a three day annual event happening every year  at the WA country town of kalgoorlie.2011 Diggers & Dealers forumBig name brokers  keenly watching the event will be MacquarieDeutsche BankBell PotterGoldman SachsRBS MorgansEvans & PartnersHartleysBlack Swan Euroz.Well most other websites will give you the  finer details of the annual meet and greet that happens at kalgoorlie , so we will just stick with the bare minimum of details  and focus on the more enjoyable bits  of information that the dealers require to strike a good deal while in town.Bare detailsWebsite : Diggers & DealersEvents : Program and scheduleWatering holes and entertainment at Diggers and dealers forumPubs , clubs  and skimpy (barmaids) culture in kalgoorlie . There are about 25 pubs in Kalgoorlie-Boulder area and for a city that stretches just 67sq km the number of pubs makes for  a good choice on drinking holesand entertainmentExchange Hotel ( Pa…