Brambles Ltd (BXB.AX)
24 Feb 2017
* Competition, not U.S. retailer destocking, bigger reason for cut
SYDNEY, Feb 20 Australian pallets and container group Brambles Ltd on Monday posted a 3 percent rise in first-half underlying profit after facing increased competition in its large North American business.
Jan 23 Australian shares ended at a one-month low on Monday, with industrials the biggest drag on the benchmark after Brambles Ltd cut its annual profit forecast.
Sept 23 Australian shares climbed again on Friday and stayed on track for their biggest weekly gain in two months, led by financial stocks, as investors continued to welcome the U.S. Federal Reserve's cautious approach to future rate hikes.