Mitchell Neems

Fortescue lifts FY profit by 56%

Iron ore miner ramps up debt repayments, will pay final dividend of 10c.

APN lifts interim profit

Newspaper and radio group's results buoyed by recent acquisitions, warns on volatile ad market.

Fletcher names Ralph Norris as chairman

Former CBA CEO to replace long-serving chairman Ralph Waters after AGM in October.

Toll eyes savings, lifts full-year profit

Shares jump as group confident cost savings will offset weak business environment.

PNG LNG boosts Oil Search H1 profit

Group expects PNG LNG project to boost full-year production, earnings.

QBE H1 profit slides 18%, capital measures unveiled

Insurer will pursue $US750m equity raising, partial IPO of LMI business as it looks to shore up balance sheet.

CBA unveils $2bn capital raising

Lender launches market's largest hybrid issue, proceeds to fund CBA's operations.

NAB flags further UK provisions

Lender lifts Q3 cash profit 7% but warns of large charges on UK operations.

BHP backs demerger option

Shares up as miner says spinning off aluminium, nickel assets is its preferred strategy.

iSelect flags $14m profit hit

Online insurance comparison website overestimated positive impact of commissions.

Aust stocks push higher at open

Local market lifts almost half a per cent following gains on global bourses, ANZ Q3 profit.

ANZ lifts nine-month profit by 8%

Lender notes pressure on margins, softer revenue as it delivers $5.2bn cash profit for period.

Telstra shares hit 12-year high on buyback

Telco increases full-year profit, flags buyback plans, lifts final dividend to 15c.

Mineral Resources FY profit up 28%

Iron ore miner says it is well positioned to take advantage of market conditions.

Envestra FY profit up 45%

Gas distributor expects steady fiscal 2015 profit as it succumbs to $2.4 billion takeover.

Crown Resorts FY profit soars

Shares lift on surge in profit as investors shrug off warning of weak consumer sentiment.

Suncorp FY profit surges

Shares jump as group targets further growth in FY15, flags special 30c dividend.

Echo FY profit surges as Star shines

Shares rise as Echo tops expectations, says it has strong momentum for growth in FY15.

CBA delivers record FY cash profit

Lender lifts final dividend to $2.18, cautiously optimistic about fiscal 2015.

Woolworths suffers home improvement hit

Retailer's home improvement arm widens losses in FY14, expansion plans reined in.