Many property investors still keen to buy

Many property investors still keen to buy

AAP A Mortgage Choice survey shows that 54 per cent of potential investors would still go ahead with their plans despite lenders making sweeping changes to their lending policy and pricing. Many lenders, including most of the major banks, have hiked interest rates on investment property loans in the past week but Mortgage Choice chief executive John Flavell says the majority of investors still vi…

Australian Markets

  • Aussie shares close higher AAP - 13 hours ago

    The Australian share market closed higher on Thursday, with positive manufacturing data out of the US overnight and China during the day promoting positive investor sentiment.

  • Stocks to watch at close on Tuesday AAP - Tue, Jul 28, 2015 4:20 PM AEST

    Mining giant BHP Billiton has been given until 2016 to go ahead with the expansion at the Olympic Dam mine in South Australia.

  • Stocks to watch at noon on Friday AAP - Fri, Jul 24, 2015 12:03 PM AEST

    Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Friday.

  • Stocks to watch at noon on Thursday AAP - Thu, Jul 23, 2015 12:04 PM AEST
    Stocks to watch at noon on Thursday

    Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Thursday: CIM - CIMIC - up 30 cents, or 1.28 per cent, at $23.66 Construction giant CIMIC says it remains on track to meet its its full year ...

  • Aust shares close flat AAP - Fri, Jul 17, 2015 4:17 PM AEST

    Australian shares have finished flat as all eyes turn to a meeting of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

  • Merck board OKs additional $10 billion stock buyback plan Associated Press - Wed, Mar 25, 2015 8:36 AM AEDT

    Merck & Co. says its board approved the repurchase of up to $10 billion more of its stock. The drugmaker said Tuesday that amount will be added to the $1.7 billion remaining available for repurchase under ...

  • Whiting and McCormick are big market movers Associated Press - Wed, Mar 25, 2015 7:39 AM AEDT

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Whiting Petroleum Corp., down $7.48 to $30.91 The oil and gas company priced a ...

  • Ahead of the Bell: Chesapeake Energy shares stage rally Associated Press - Wed, Mar 25, 2015 12:27 AM AEDT

    When your stock price tumbles faster than the cost for a barrel of oil, it's hard for a company like Chesapeake Energy to give investors something to cheer about. But the Oklahoma City oil and gas provider ...

  • European stocks rise in opening deals AFP - Fri, Mar 20, 2015 10:18 AM AEDT
    European stocks rise in opening deals

    Europe's main stock markets advanced at the start of trade on Friday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index up 0.27 percent at 6,981.23 points. Elsewhere, Frankfurt's DAX 30 index added 0.36 percent to ...

  • GoDaddy plans to raise as much as $418 million in IPO Associated Press - Fri, Mar 20, 2015 7:48 AM AEDT

    GoDaddy, the Web hosting company known for its racy Super Bowl commercials, said Thursday that it hopes to raise as much as $418 million in an initial public offering. GoDaddy said in June that it was ...

 

Company Finances

  • Colgate-Palmolive revenue falls on currency headwinds Associated Press - 3 hours ago

    Colgate-Palmolive Co. (CL) on Thursday said its second-quarter earnings fell on foreign currency exchange rates that battered sales of consumer staples in Latin America, Europe and other markets. CEO Ian ...

  • Elite Serum Rx Hits Retail With Sharp New Look GlobeNewswire - 4 hours ago

    MIAMI -- Taking its cues from the high-end consumer electronics space, the 50 point litho wrap box features a gloss aqueous coating and foam tray insert. Owing to exceptional sell through, early demand ...

  • Vishay Intertechnology TransZorb(R) TVS Offer Tighter +/- 3.5% Breakdown Voltage Tolerance for Precise … GlobeNewswire - 5 hours ago

    MALVERN, Pa., July 30, 2015-- Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. today introduced a new series of surface-mount TransZorb ® transient voltage suppressors in the low-profile DO-214AA package. Vishay General Semiconductor ...

  • Pinnacle Foods beats 2Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 7 hours ago

    The Parsippany, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 37 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 36 cents per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. ...

  • Quantum Launches Revolutionary CNG Fuel Module Offering the Highest Capacity Back-of-Cab System in the … GlobeNewswire - 7 hours ago

    LAKE FOREST, Calif. -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:QTWW), a leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced it has completed ...

  • Reed's Takes the Reins With the Moscow Mule Leading the Charge GlobeNewswire - 7 hours ago

    LOS ANGELES -- Reed's, Inc. (NYSE MKT:REED), maker of the top-selling craft sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that it is featured in the July issue of Bar Business Magazine, the ...

  • BorgWarner misses Street 2Q forecasts Associated Press - 7 hours ago

    The Auburn Hills, Michigan-based company said it had profit of 65 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and restructuring costs, came to 75 cents per share. The results did not meet ...

  • Diebold tops Street 2Q forecasts Associated Press - 7 hours ago

    On a per-share basis, the North Canton, Ohio-based company said it had net income of 34 cents. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and non-recurring costs, were 44 cents per share. The results exceeded ...

  • Pitney Bowes posts 2Q profit Associated Press - 8 hours ago

    On a per-share basis, the Stamford, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of 75 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 45 cents per share. The mailing equipment and software ...

  • Coca-Cola Enterprises beats Street 2Q forecasts Associated Press - 8 hours ago

    The Atlanta-based company said it had profit of 75 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and restructuring costs, were 79 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. ...