Mitchell Neems

Aust dollar steady at noon

Local currency trading in a tight range ahead of key economic data out of the US.

ACCC to monitor post-carbon tax prices

Watchdog puts firms on notice; Qantas, Virgin singled out over carbon tax cost claims.

Aust stocks open little changed

Local market begins flat following mixed leads from Wall St on drop in pending home sales.

Resolute FY production slides

Gold miner suffers steep decline in full-year production, sets FY15 guidance even lower.

QBE dives 11% on latest profit hit

Insurer's shares touch 7-month low as Latin American business weighs on NPAT, cash profit.

Leighton first-half profit slides

Shares slide as group reaffirms FY profit guidance, H1 result beats expectations.

Aust stocks little changed at noon

Local market flat as weak leads from Wall Street, lack of data leaves investors uninspired.

WorleyParsons facing class action

Law firm says it has secured funding for class action against mining services company over disclosure.

Aust stocks open flat

Local market begins little changed after mixed leads from Wall Street overnight.

Turbulence ahead for Tigerair Australia: analysts

A wider Q1 loss for Tiger Singapore has analysts flagging a greater FY15 loss for Tigerair Australia.

Macquarie upbeat about FY15

Shares in financial services group lose more than 2% on profit guidance, AGM.

Aust stocks little changed at noon

Local market registers little reaction to upbeat China data, mixed Wall St lead.

Aust dollar spikes on upbeat China data

Local currency lifts more than a quarter of a cent, nears US95c on manufacturing data.

Aust stocks open flat

Local market begins little changed after a mixed performance on Wall Street.

Drillsearch posts record FY production

Oil and gas explorer sets ambitious growth agenda for year ahead after record output.

Atlas Iron eyes record production

Junior miner looks to offset falling iron ore price with increased higher grade production.

Iron ore price drops below $US95

Commodity price slips to three-week low, putting exposed miners on notice.

Freeing up the yuan could be seismic: RBA

Lowe flags more investment of foreign reserves in Chinese currency, upbeat on Aust clearing hub

Aust dollar breaks US94c on inflation data

Local currency rallies as second-quarter inflation prints in line with expectations.

Aust stocks eke out fresh six-year high

Local market tips highest point since June 2008 in early trade on strong global leads.