Home price rises slowed in August

Home price rises slowed in August

AAP Winter has slightly cooled the Australian property market, with the pace of growth in housing prices across the mainland state capitals slowing and new home sales falling. Preliminary data from analytics ...

 

Australian Markets

  • Stocks to watch at noon on Thursday AAP - Thu, Aug 27, 2015 12:08 PM AEST
    Stocks to watch at noon on Thursday

    Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Thursday, Aug 27: ASL - AUSDRILL - up one cent, or 4.8 per cent, to 22 cents Mining services group Ausdrill has posted a $175.6 million full year loss ...

  • Investors stunned by Aussie market recovery AAP - Tue, Aug 25, 2015 4:40 PM AEST
    Investors stunned by Aussie market recovery

    The Australian share market has closed higher after Chinese fourth-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) data beat expectations.

  • Stocks to watch at noon on Friday AAP - Fri, Aug 7, 2015 12:25 PM AEST

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

  • Stocks to watch at close on Tuesday AAP - Tue, Aug 4, 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.

  • 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

  • Connell Brothers Awarded Distribution Agreement by Graminex(R) in Australia and New Zealand ACN Newswire - 6 hours ago

    Victoria, Australia, Aug 31, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Connell Brothers (CBC), the largest specialty chemicals and ingredients marketer and distributor in Asia-Pacific, announced today that, effective September 1, 2015, it is appointed to manage the sale and distribution of Graminex(R)'s products in Australia and New Zealand, including finished goods and ingredients, such as flower pollen extract, saw palmetto and cranberry. The U.S.-based Graminex(R) is the exclusive grower and manufacturer of solvent-free Rye Grass Flower Pollen Extract(TM), and a leader in the international dietary supplement industry.

  • Stakes So High As World Patent Marketing Introduces The Shanklet For Children GlobeNewswire - 13 hours ago

    NEW YORK, N.Y. -- via PRWEB - World Patent Marketing, a vertically integrated manufacturer and engineer of patented products, announces the Shanklet, a footwear invention that prevents toddler's from removing ...

  • Michelin recalls truck, RV tires prone to rupturing Associated Press - Sun, Aug 30, 2015 1:55 AM AEST

    Michelin is recalling around 104,000 BF Goodrich tires used for light trucks and recreational vehicles because the sidewalls can rupture under severe use conditions. The tire maker says no injuries or ...

  • Workers overcome by gases at China paper mill, 7 die, 2 hurt Associated Press - Sat, Aug 29, 2015 7:58 PM AEST

    Workers were overcome with toxic gas from a paper mill's waste pool and seven of them died, authorities said Saturday, in China's latest deadly accident involving dangerous chemicals. A worker who was ...

  • 7 killed, 2 injured in poison exposure at China paper mill Associated Press - Sat, Aug 29, 2015 1:22 PM AEST

    Seven workers were killed and two injured after exposure to poisonous gasses at a paper mill in central China, authorities said Saturday, in the latest in a spate of deadly accidents to strike the country ...

  • Research and Markets: Chinese Home Appliance Industry and Market 2015 Business Wire - Sat, Aug 29, 2015 5:39 AM AEST

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m4pg5x/chinese_home ) has announced the addition of the "Chinese Home Appliance Industry and Market, 2015" ...

  • Retailers shift strategy to lure teen customers MarketWatch - Sat, Aug 29, 2015 5:18 AM AEST

    Financial concerns of teen consumers have sparked changes in the way they spend.

  • Kona Grill Reopens in Denver, Colorado GlobeNewswire - Sat, Aug 29, 2015 4:24 AM AEST

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, announced the reopening of its restaurant in Denver, Colorado on August 28, 2015.

  • Enjoy Life Foods Conducts Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Single Lot of 10 oz. Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini … GlobeNewswire - Sat, Aug 29, 2015 1:40 AM AEST
    Enjoy Life Foods Conducts Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Single Lot of 10 oz. Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini …

    SCHILLER PARK, Ill. -- Enjoy Life Foods announced today a nationwide voluntary recall in the United States of a single production lot of the Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips product (10 oz. bag) ...

  • Innovations in Plastics Drive Past, Present and Future Medical Care GlobeNewswire - Sat, Aug 29, 2015 1:02 AM AEST

    TORONTO -- Ever stop and look around during a doctor or hospital visit? Even a cursory look reveals dozens of medical instruments and hygienic tools made with plastics: protective examination gloves, sterile ...