Origin Energy Ltd (ORG.AX)
24 Nov 2017
* China-owned Alinta beefs up to compete with big 3 power firms
Oct 31 Australia's Origin Energy Ltd said on Tuesday its quarterly gas production revenue rose 58 percent from a year ago, with increased output from the Australia Pacific liquefied natural gas (APLNG) project and higher gas prices.
SYDNEY, Oct 25 Australia's largest supplier of building materials, Boral Ltd, said on Wednesday it had raised $950 million in bonds to repay a loan that funded its Headwaters acquisitions in the United States last year.
Oct 3 Australian shares declined on Tuesday, pressured by consumer and energy firms though QBE insurance was the biggest drag as its stock tumbled after the company said rising disaster claims will hurt earnings.
Oct 2 Australian shares closed on a firm note on Monday, as upbeat factory data from China over the weekend boosted sentiment and drove shares higher.
Oct 2 Australian shares rose on Monday as strong leads from Wall Street in its previous session and positive factory data from China over the weekend boosted sentiment overall sentiment.
Australia's Beach Energy has agreed to buy gas assets from Origin Energy Ltd for $1.25 billion in a deal that will more than double the oil and gas producer's output and step up its exposure to a tight energy market in eastern Australia.
* Deal helps Origin cut debt to below A$7 bln (Adds Beach CEO, Origin CEO, analyst comments)
* Watchdog says exporters should not be selling spot LNG (Adds ACCC chairman, petroleum association comments)
Aug 16 Origin Energy, Australia's top power and gas retailer, reported a 51 percent rise in its full year underlying profit and said on Wednesday it would remain focused on cutting debt rather than reviving its dividend.