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Wall St mixed as Fed leaves rates unchanged: Aus shares to open lower
09 Nov 2018 - Aus shares to open lower following mixed US session. The S&P 500 snapped a 3-day winning streak after the Fed decided to keep interest rates on hold. Telstra (ASX:TLS) has announced that CFO, Robyn Denholm will be stepping down.

Eclipx merger lifts shares 16%: Aus shares close 0.5% higher
08 Nov 2018 - Market Wrap. Eclipx rises 16% on merger deal. Domino’s Pizza Enterprises (ASX:DMP) falls on downgrade. James Hardie (ASX:JHX) slips on operating guidance missing estimates. Eclipx Group (ASX:ECX) rallies 16% on merger with McMillian Shakespeare (ASX:MMS). REA Group (ASX:REA) rallies up 8% on revenue lift. Golden State Mining (ASX:GSM) came onto ASX.

ASX 10-day uptrend: Aus shares 0.6% higher at noon
08 Nov 2018 - Mid-session report. Domino’s Pizza Enterprises (ASX:DMP) downgraded on soft start to FY19. Citi's Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) buy position maintained. Corporate Travel Management (ASX:CTD) rallies 14% on slamming VGI's report. REA Group (ASX:REA) up 10.2% on revenue and earnings lift.

Midterm results end investor uncertainty: ASX set to open higher
08 Nov 2018 - Australian shares are set to open higher after Wall Street saw a rally after the US midterm elections. All three major benchmarks rose in afternoon trade. The Australian dollar moved towards US73 cents. Syrah Resources (ASX:SYR) complete repair of classifier unit at the Balama Graphite Operation.

Upward trend continues, property rallies: Aus shares close 0.4% higher
07 Nov 2018 - Market Wrap. Uptrend continues with property leading today after Ingenia (ASX:INA) rose 3.5% on further FY20 growth. Syrah Resources (ASX:SYR) up 8.7% on China deal. WorleyParsons (ASX: WOR) up 10.5% on new contracts. CBA (ASX:CBA) profit hits $2.5b in Sept Qtr, 3% beat.

Midterm polls closing across the US: ASX 0.17% lower at noon
07 Nov 2018 - Australian shares are trading lower at midday. Financials Excluding REIT is leading the way and the Utilities sector trailing behind in the first two hours of trade. Webjet (ASX:WEB) is down. WorleyParsons (ASX:WOR) is on the rise.

Markets cautious for US midterm results: ASX set to open higher
07 Nov 2018 - Australian shares are poised to open higher. It appears investors are cautious though ahead of the US mid-term election results which we will see later today. Oil fell to a seven-month low as concerns about a worldwide supply squeeze eased. Donor management system Pushpay (ASX:PPH) increases revenue.

RBA keeps cash rate at 1.5%: ASX closes 1% higher
06 Nov 2018 - The market went quiet for a while as everyone stopped to watch the race that stops the nation - the Melbourne Cup, but it clawed back up to close 1 per cent higher. CIMIC (ASX:CIM) Group’s Sedgman, awarded contracts with Mach Energy and QCoal.

RBA to hold rates for 25th time: Aus shares race 0.7% up at noon
06 Nov 2018 - Market at Midday. ASX gallops up with Energy, Staples, Property & Materials leading, ahead of RBA rate decision. Cochlear (ASX:COH) marked as 'buy'. Westpac (ASX:WBC) price target increased. Clean Seas Seafood (ASX:CSS) sales lift. Spark New Zealand (ASX:SPK) rallies on legal case not affecting guidance. Centuria Capital (ASX:CNI) increases interest in Centuria Metropolitan REIT (ASX:CMA) to 25% after completing biggest property equity raise.

Wall Street has mixed session: Aus shares to open flat
06 Nov 2018 - Australian shares look set to open flat after mixed leads from Wall Street on Monday. US stocks mostly rose yesterday as gains in Berkshire Hathaway boosted the broader financial sectors. Fonterra Shareholders Fund (ASX:FSF) has today confirmed its offering up to $100 million of senior fixed rate bonds to institutional investors and to New Zealand retail investors.