The rebound in oil - and gas - prices helped to propel Woodside Energy's earnings higher in 2016 as it looks to higher output in the year ahead to maintain the growth momentum.
Patrick Commins Miners have predictably been the stars, dividends are still hot and banks look solid.
Colin Kruger The retail analyst was keen to know what other retailers are in danger of collapse, and he knew who to ask.
Mario Christodoulou Oil giant Caltex says it hasn't benefited from terminating franchisees for wage fraud
Carolyn Cummins One of the city's well-know watering holes, the Verandah Bar's leasehold is on the market with price expectations of about $9 million as the owners take advantage of the strong pub sector.
Brian Robins Caltex in business review as BP's planned $1.8 billion buy of Woolworths petrol stations will hit sales volumes
John Collett An economist in the superannuation industry says DIY super funds with less than $2 million "are not viable retirement savings vehicles".
Carolyn Cummins The InterContinental Hotel, Sydney is to undergo a $200 million-plus facelift at a time when the hotel sector is on a strong upward trajectory.
Nicole Lindsay Melbourne industrial property deals surged to a record $1.92 billion in transactions in 2016, a 15 per cent increase on the previous year.
Elizabeth Knight Fairfax has become quite adept at starting new businesses, or buying small ones then nourishing them to maturity.