Summary: NIB has upgraded profit guidance after a better September quarter, while CSR has lifted half-year profit due to cost cutting. Ardent Leisure reported solid first quarter numbers, while REA Group’s quarterly numbers met or exceeded analysts’ expectations.
Key take-out: Analysts say NIB’s good news is already priced into the stock and their average price target suggests upside from here is minimal.
Key beneficiaries: General investors. Category: Shares.