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Boring but the trend is our friend

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 17 FEB 2017
... December survey - where business conditions gained 4 points while business confidence was flat - January's NAB business survey showed business conditions increased by 6 points to a reading of +16 - the highest since October 2007 -- while confidence rose ...

Economic Wrap

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 NOV 2016
Australia NAB business confidence The latest NAB business survey showed business confidence and business conditions declined in October but according to NAB chief economist, Alan Oster, "The recent moderation in some NAB Business Survey indicators is ...

Economic Wrap

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 15 APR 2016
Australia employment Lead indications from the AiG performance of manufacturing index and the NAB business survey pointed to a sharp improvement in Australian employment growth in March. The employment component of the AiG performance of manufacturing ...

Economic Wrap

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 12 APR 2016
... from -4.2% in January) and dwelling construction (-1.9% from -2.8%). Australia business confidence The latest NAB business survey shows that Australian business conditions and confidence improved in March. Business conditions increased to a reading of ...

Economic Wrap

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 12 APR 2016
... from -4.2% in January) and dwelling construction (-1.9% from -2.8%). Australia business confidence The latest NAB business survey shows that Australian business conditions and confidence improved in March. Business conditions increased to a reading of ...

Down but upbeat

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 JAN 2016
Thank heavens for 'Australia Day'! The holiday saved us, Australians all, from being whipsawed by the big swings in oil prices and on Wall Street. But there's even greater reason to remain optimistic - if not rejoice - for even before we downed our ...

Good tidings sway RBA to stay

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 4 NOV 2015
... accompanied by somewhat stronger growth in employment and a steady rate of unemployment." True. The latest NAB business survey shows confidence recovering to a plus 5 reading in September from plus 1 in the previous month. Also, business conditions remained ...

Better than the big boys

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JUN 2015
... helped delivered by Smokin' Joe before his ailment recurred. Here are the highlights from the source - the NAB Business Survey: "The recent Federal Budget and interest rate cut appears to have had a positive impact on business confidence - which moved ...

Budget for uncertainty

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 12 MAY 2015
... on the day but down from its most recent high of 2.99% (7 May). In terms of economic data, 'twas only the NAB business survey that the domestic bourse had to react to, then again, the April update was hardly earth-shattering -- business confidence was ...

Market Wrap

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 18 APR 2013
... contract was 33 points lower at 4,969 points, with 4,430 contracts traded. In economics news on Thursday, the NAB business survey for the March quarter will be released. Also, the Australian government will auction $1 billion of Treasury Notes. In companies ...