James Hardie soars on improved outlook
James Hardie Industries shares have hit an 11-month high after the building materials company said it expected to make more profit this year than analysts had...
James Hardie Buys into European Market
Building materials supplier James Hardie has agreed to buy Europe's biggest fiber gypsum board manufacturer as it looks to expand presence in the region's affluent construction...
NZ James Hardie Class Action Gets go Ahead
The New Zealand High Court has given permission for a leaky building class action to proceed against cladding maker James Hardie.
James Hardie announces $US100m buyback
Building products supplier James Hardie will buy back up to $US100 million of its shares over the next 12 months.
$100 Million Lawsuit Builds Against James Hardie’s Cladding
Claims in relation to faulty cladding products have created millions of dollars of legal trouble for building products company James Hardie.
James Hardie Predicts Strong Year Ahead for Aus Housing Market
James Hardie expects to benefit from its focus on single-family dwellings.
James Hardie’s Profit Soars
James Hardie Industries has almost tripled its annual profit to $US291 million ($A369.57 million) due to improvements in its US and European operations.
The State of Asbestos in Australia Today
According to estimates by the Australian government, as many as one third of homes in the country are host to asbestos products as a result of...
Housing Boom Lifts James Hardie Profit
Building products maker James Hardie has lifted profit and expects a continued recovery in the Australian and US housing markets to drive further growth.