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  1. Shark capture gear set at Perth beachRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... wishes. One Nation Senator-elect Rod Culleton has failed in his bid to suspend a court order that he pay former Wesfarmers director Dick Lester $205,000 in damages. Bunnings may be a household name in Australia but in Britain only about one in 10 ...

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  2. Calls for Bali court to jail WA manRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... wishes. One Nation Senator-elect Rod Culleton has failed in his bid to suspend a court order that he pay former Wesfarmers director Dick Lester $205,000 in damages. Bunnings may be a household name in Australia but in Britain only about one in 10 ...

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  3. One Nation Senator loses appeal, must pay $200k to former Wesfarmers bossRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... your want direct to your inbox. A judgment ordering One Nation Senator Rod Culleton and his wife to pay former Wesfarmers director Dick Lester more than $200,000 in damages has been upheld. The matter relates to a December 2009 deal the Culletons ...

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  4. 'Colossal' 4kg gold nugget found in VicRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... wishes. One Nation Senator-elect Rod Culleton has failed in his bid to suspend a court order that he pay former Wesfarmers director Dick Lester $205,000 in damages. Bunnings may be a household name in Australia but in Britain only about one in 10 ...

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  5. Stocks fall on resource sector slumpRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... by a car. One Nation Senator-elect Rod Culleton has failed in his bid to suspend a court order that he pay former Wesfarmers director Dick Lester $205,000 in damages. Bunnings may be a household name in Australia but in Britain only about one in 10 ...

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  6. Barnett wants inquiry into private pollRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... by a car. One Nation Senator-elect Rod Culleton has failed in his bid to suspend a court order that he pay former Wesfarmers director Dick Lester $205,000 in damages. Aussie swimmer Cate Campbell is still coming to terms with her heartbreak in Rio, ...

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  7. ASX slips as investors take profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... loss, the first in its history and slashed its dividend 54 per cent but fuelled hopes for growth . Competitor Wesfarmers' shares were also buoyant, rising 2.4 per cent and lifting the consumer staples index up 2.4, the day's best performing sector. ...

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  8. Focus on reports as resources drag marketRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Age

    ... on a busy morning of earning reports. The "meteoric" rise in the Woolworths share price and the recovery of Wesfarmers were both the star performers of the open, Phillip Capital senior client advisor Michael Heffernan said. "There is nothing to get ...

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  9. Why Target is massively failingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    Wesfarmers Limited posted a full year net profit after tax of $407 million down 83%. This included previously announced write-downs from retailer Target and its Curragh coal business.

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  10. Wesfarmers (WFAFF) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for holding and welcome to the Wesfarmers 2016 Full Year Results Briefing. [Operator Instructions] This call is also being webcast live on the Wesfarmers website and can be accessed from the home page at wesfarmers.com.au.

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  11. ASX limps into the blackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    The Australian sharemarket limped to a slightly firmer finish as caution returned to global markets on US rate-rise fears and retail giant Wesfarmers earnings underscored tough domestic conditions. The S&P/ASX 200 index traded in a tight range and closed up 7.9 points, or 0.14 per cent, at 5561.7 as strength in the major banks and miners was offset across other sectors.

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  12. Stocks higher amid earnings flurryRead the original story

    Yesterday | West Australian

    The share market has edged higher as gains by the banks and resources giants offset falls by Wesfarmers and Telstra amid a raft of earnings reports. The lack of direction from the US saw the local market "trade sideways", Macquarie Private Wealth division director Lucinda Chan said.

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  13. ASX at standstill despite earnings floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Healthy gains in the big banks and the miners were just enough to offset losses in a number of index heavyweights including Wesfarmers and Telstra on another day of mixed earnings reports. The S&P/ASX 200 inched up 0.1 per cent to 5561.7 and the All Ordinaries added 0.1 per cent to 5653.6. Despite big movements in individual shares, particularly of companies reporting, the benchmark index once again remained reluctant to break out of the range of between 5480 and 5580 points in which it has been stuck for most of August.

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  14. Metcash to pay $165m for Woolworths' Home HardwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... that Woolworths bought in 2009 for $88 million. Home was the first plank in Woolworths' attempt to take on Wesfarmers' "big box" hardware champion Bunnings, before scaling up its ambitions with the Masters brand in 2011. The strategy has failed ...

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  15. Coles sales growth under pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Coles food and liquor sales growth has slowed significantly as aggressive price cuts among the major supermarkets drive prices sharply lower. The supermarket giant revealed comparable food and liquor sales rose 2.8 per cent in the three months to June 30, as parent company Wesfarmers posted an 83 per cent plunge in full-year profit.

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  16. Stocks edge higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    The share market has closed slightly higher as gains in banking and resources stocks offset falls by Wesfarmers and Telstra amid an avalanche of earnings reports. At 1615 AEST on Wednesday, the S&P ASX/200 index was up 7.9 points, or 0.14 per cent, at 5,561.7, and the All Ordinaries was up 6.5 points, or 0.12 per cent, at 5,653.6 points.

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  17. Big change coming to Coles shelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    Lackluster results from the discount chain remain a black mark as other divisions continue to power Wesfarmers to growing success. CUSTOMERS can expect Coles' shelves to look very different over the next two years its product range goes Down, Down.

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  18. Market steady as investors digest profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    The share market is steady at noon as strong gains in the resources and banking sectors are offset by falls in retail giant Wesfarmers and Telstra. Shares in Coles and Bunnings owners Wesfarmers were down three per cent after its full year profit dropped 83 per cent due to massive writedowns on its Target business.

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  19. UPDATE 1-Wesfarmers FY profit falls 83 pct on impairment chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Aug 24 Retail and resources conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd, Australia's No.1 company by sales, has recorded its worst net profit in 15 years due to impairment charges linked to an overhaul of discount department stores and lower coal prices. Net profit for the owner of the Kmart and Target store chains, as well as Australian supermarket operator Coles and home improvement business Bunnings, slid 83 percent to A$407 million in 2015-16, down from A$2.44 billion a year ago.

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  20. Market slightly higher amid big resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... to shareholders on the back of an 85 per cent climb in full-year profit to $1.03 billion. But retail giant Wesfarmers' share price was down after its full-year results took a hit from a writedown in its department store Target. Its shares fell 77 ...

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