Wesfarmers Ltd (WES.AX)
23 Jul 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$49,583.84|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,143.28|
SYDNEY, May 13 - Australian shares rose to a two-week high on Tuesday morning, spurred by broad-based gains after Wall Street notched up another record high and base metals firmed.
SYDNEY, May 12 - Australian shares fell 0.3 percent on Monday morning, dragged by big miners on soft iron ore prices and profit-taking in banks, as investors tread cautiously ahead of the coalition government's first federal budget.
* S&P/ASX 200 reverses early gains to slip 0.2 percent * Index heavyweight Wesfarmers falls after Q3 results * Miners weaker as metals prices ease By Maggie Lu Yueyang SYDNEY, April 29 - Australian shares pulled back from near six-year highs on Tuesday morning, reversing early gains on weakness in miners and as Wesfarmers slipped after its earnings disappointed. Miners lost ground after iron ore prices <.IO62-CNI=SI> dropped to a seven-week low below $110 a
MELBOURNE, April 29 - Australian shares are set to open higher on Tuesday, testing six-year highs on optimism about U.S. growth after March housing numbers beat forecasts, but the top miners may cap gains after iron ore prices slid. * Share price index futures rose 0.4 percent to 5,554.0, a 17.9-point premium to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index. The benchmark inched up 0.1 percent on Monday. * New Zealand's benchmark NZX 50 index ticked up 0.1 percent to 5,123.09 in early
SYDNEY - Job losses in manufacturing have dominated Australian headlines -- 350 at BP , 180 at Philip Morris , 300 at Boeing in the past month alone -- but data proven to herald increased hiring tell a much cheerier tale.
SYDNEY, April 7 - Australian shares fell 0.2 percent on Monday, after a disappointing performance on Wall Street despite solid U.S. jobs numbers on Friday, though the gold sector and Wesfarmers helped buoy the market from session lows.
* Sale of insurance broking, premium funding businesses for A$1.01 bln
SYDNEY, April 7 - Australian shares fell 0.2 percent on Monday morning after a disappointing performance on Wall Street despite solid U.S. jobs numbers on Friday, though Wesfarmers rose after the company said it was selling its insurance businesses.
SYDNEY - Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd has agreed to sell its insurance broking and premium funding businesses to Arthur J. Gallagher & Co for A$1.01 billion ($938.74 million), the company said on Monday.
SYDNEY, April 7 - Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd has agreed to sell its insurance broking and premium funding businesses to Arthur J. Gallagher & Co for A$1.01 billion ($938.74 million), the company said on Monday.
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