Australia’s share market, or the All Ordinaries Index (INDEXASX: XAO)(ASX: XAO), is currently up 1.42% at lunch.
The CSL Limited (ASX: CSL) share price is up 3.16% with the overall ASX rising today on the back of the US and China agreeing not to implement additional trade tariffs against each other for 90 days.
One share getting a particular boost to the trade war news is South32 Ltd (ASX: S32), its share price is up 5%.
Shares of grain giant Graincorp Ltd (ASX: GNC) are up 26.6% after it received a large potential takeover offer.
The Brickworks Limited (ASX: BKW) share price is up 3.2% with it announcing it has sold Washington H. Soul Pattinson and Co. Ltd (ASX: SOL) shares to improve its net debt position after acquiring US brick business Glen Gery.
Shares of resource business Syrah Resources Ltd (ASX: SYR) are up 9.2% with it announcing production improvements at its Balama Graphite Operation. Graphite recoveries increased to 74% in November compared to 52% in the third 2018 quarter.