* CEO declines to provide revenue outlook
(Recasts, adds CEO, analyst comments)
* Shares fall nearly 15% after annual profit misses
Aug 16 Australian shares were little changed on
Friday as recession fears offset the boost from financial stocks
with the benchmark on track to post its third straight week of
Aug 15 Australian and New Zealand shares fell
sharply on Thursday as investors sold off equities globally in
search of safety after a drop in a U.S. bond yield curve
highlighted the risk of recession.
* U.S. bonds signal recession, send shivers through world
Aug 14 Australian shares climbed to a one-week
high on Wednesday, first due to President Donald Trump's delay
of tariffs on some Chinese imports and then firmer iron ore
prices that lifted mining stocks even further.
Aug 14 Australian shares joined a global
equities rally on Wednesday as heavyweight mining stocks
benefited after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese
imports that were slated to take effect in September.
Aug 13 A four-day winning streak for Australian
shares ended on Tuesday, as investors joined those in other
markets shifting to gold and bonds due to jitters on global
stability and growth.
Aug 13 Australian shares edged lower on Tuesday
as losses among heavyweight healthcare stocks outweighed gains
in the mining sector.
Aug 12 Australian shares eked out modest gains
in thin trade on Monday, as losses in the mining sector and
U.S.-China trade fears offset the boost from upbeat corporate