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Trumps tariff announcement hits market: Aus shares 0.3% lower at noon
18 Sep 2018 - The Australian share market got off to sluggish start following weak leads from Wall Street. TPG Telecom (ASX:TPM) has announced its (reported) net profit for the 2018 financial year fell 4.3 per cent to $398 million.

Wall Street falls on Trump’s tariff threat : Aus shares set for weak start
18 Sep 2018 - Australian stocks set for a weak start with the futures index falling on news President Trump will finally impose tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Yancoal has pre-paid US$150 million in loans to further reduce its existing debt liabilities.

Clawing up over 6,180: Aus shares close 0.32% higher
17 Sep 2018 - Market wrap. Clawing up over 6,180 points. Australian Dairy Farms Group (ASX:AHF) says its farms are in 'excellent quality'. Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS) rallies on 1st shipment news. NAB (ASX:NAB) says Mike Baird to lead Ubank. Vintage Energy (ASX:VEN) IPO up 7.5%.

Pilbara Minerals shines, Estia Health falls: Aus shares up 0.1% at noon
17 Sep 2018 - Market at Midday. Vintage Energy (ASX:VEN) welcomed to market 10% higher than issue price. Rural Funds Group (ASX:RFF) re-rated as buy. Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS) to ship spodumene concentrate Sep 20. Estia Health shares fall on potential aged care Royal Commission.

Wall Street flat: Aus shares set to open slightly higher
17 Sep 2018 - Australian shares to open slightly higher following a fairly flat session on Wall Street. The battle for Investa Office Fund (ASX:IOF) continues with Investa adjourning the shareholder vote on the proposed Blackstone scheme again.

Huon Aquaculture upgraded, miners lift: Aus shares close 0.6% higher
14 Sep 2018 - Market Wrap. Healthcare, Info Tech and Miners up 1%. Huon Aquaculture upgraded by Bell Potter and Ord Minnett. Hometown extends $683m Gateway offer with sweetened terms. AUD/USD over 72 cents. Watch for more.

Miners muster up, copper lifts: Aus shares 0.5% higher at noon
14 Sep 2018 - Market at Midday. ASX200 clawing back from yesterday's slide with health and miners leading the rally. Huon Aquaculture upgraded and rises 1.6%. Primary Health Care impacted by Fair Work Commission. Contango Asset Management completes $2.9m takeover of Swtizer Asset Management.

Jobs data sees dollar rise: The ASX set to rise at the open
14 Sep 2018 - The ASX is poised to rise at the open, gains in tech in the US helped propel their stocks higher for the fourth day. Local jobs data released yesterday saw the dollar rise. And Saracen Mineral Holdings (ASX:SAR) appoint a new Chair.

Back to June levels: Aus shares close 0.76% lower
13 Sep 2018 - Market Wrap. ASX wipes out Tuesday's gains. Myer gains 37.5% on being upgraded by UBS. WAM Capital (ASX:WAM) makes takeover offer for Wealth Defender Equities (ASX:WDE). Propertylink Group (ASX:PLG) offers to buy Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) for $755m.

Myer up 13% despite downgrade: Aus shares 0.54% lower at noon
13 Sep 2018 - Market at Midday: Top 200 stocks back to Tuesday levels. Myer up 13% despite broker downgrade. Citadel Group re-marked as a buy with price target of $9 by Bell Potter. Sirtex Medical to cease trading today. Eden Innovations rallies on a distribution deal.