Australia’s share market, or the All Ordinaries Index (INDEXASX: XAO)(ASX: XAO), is currently down 0.72% at lunch.

The Woodside Petroleum Limited (ASX: WPL) share price is down 3.1% with the oil price dropping over the past day or two.


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The Estia Health Ltd (ASX: EHE) share price is down 6.3% with the aged care operator downgrading its profit expectations for FY19 with things like the Aged Care Royal Commission costing the company.

Gold businesses are on the rise as the global share markets are in decline over the past 24 hours, the leading ASX 200 gold miner is St Barbara Ltd (ASX: SBM) which is up 2.5%.

The share price of Gentrack Group Ltd (ASX: GTK) has fallen almost 8% as the essential software company reported its half year result showing a drop in profit.

The lithium mining sector is showing one of the worst declines in the market with the Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX: PLS) share price down 5%.

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Disclaimer: Any information contained in this article is limited to general financial/investment advice only. The information has not taken into account your specific needs, goals or objectives, so please consider consulting a licenced and trusted adviser before acting on the information. Please read The Rask Group’s Financial Services Guide (FSG) for more information. This article is authorised by Owen Raszkiewicz of The Rask Group, which is a corporate authorised representative No. 1264179 of Strawman Pty Ltd (ACN: 610 908 211) (AFSL: 501 223).

At the time of publishing, Jaz does not have a financial interest in any of the companies mentioned.