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Market Wrap

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 23 AUG 2012
... annual net profit rose by 4.5 per cent and flagged higher earnings in the year ahead as well as another possible share buyback. In economic news on Wednesday, the Westpac-Melbourne Institute Leading Indexes of Economic Activity is due out. National turnover ...

Russell rethinks indices on expected bank windfall

MELANIE TIMBRELL  |  TUESDAY, 17 APR 2012
Russell Investments has reconstituted the Australian high dividend and high value indices in favour of banking stocks ahead of reporting season. The semi-annual reconstitution has been driven by attractive valuations and expected income from the banks. ...

Market Wrap

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 20 MAR 2012
... return around $US45 billion ($A42.56 billion) to shareholders through dividends and a $US10 billion ($A9.46 billion) share buyback. The Dow Jones Industrial Average firmed 6.51 points, or 0.05 per cent, to close at 13,239 points - its highest level since ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 20 MAR 2012
... multi-year highs, extending last week's solid gains, after Apple's shock announcement of a massive dividend plan and share buyback plan and UPS's takeover deal for TNT. LONDON - Europe's main stock markets have lost ground as investors paused for breath ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 MAR 2012
... Dow zooming past the 13,000 mark driven by soaring bank shares, sparked by JPMorgan Chase's announcement of a huge share buyback and dividend hike. After a sharp surge higher in the final hour the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 217.97 points ...

Macquarie outlook mixed, annuities solid

ELISE BURGESS  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 FEB 2012
... last year's results, yet not all results were positive as the firm released its moderate outlook and plans for a share buyback. In an update on market conditions, business activity and the outlook for the second half of the financial year ending March ...

Aus equities forecast to return 20pc

MICHELLE BALTAZAR, MATT WOODINGTON  |  MONDAY, 7 FEB 2011
The S&P/ASX200 index, currently sitting at around 4,800 points, could reach 6,000 this year, company director and well-regarded economist Don Stammer told the audience of last week's Financial Standard Chief Economists Forum. The 20-per cent plus upside ...

Citi sees ASX200 at 5300 in 2011

JOHN MCDULING  |  MONDAY, 6 DEC 2010
The forecasts continue to roll in, with Citigroup Global Markets putting a 5,300 year-end target on the ASX200 for next year. Citigroup's analysts expect the mining boom to continue next year and, with limited spare capacity in the economy, they expect ...

Bell IXL eyes India Equities

RUTH LIEW  |  THURSDAY, 4 NOV 2010
... National Stock Exchange if they did not wish to hold them. "Alternatively, you may be able to take advantage of a share buyback offer that Bell IXL proposes to make, if Bell IXL succeeds in acquiring control of India Equities," said Cellante. The success ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 28 MAY 2010
... Mining Ltd hold annual general meetings. Consolidated Media Holdings Ltd is holding a general meeting to vote on a share buyback, while James Hardie Industries SE is having an investor meeting. Renaissance Minerals Ltd is due to list on the Australian ...