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What is Happening Down Under?

May 11, 2018

Australian Markets Recap

  • Australian equities finished slightly lower with the ASX 200 -0.04%
  • Consumer discretionary (+0.90%), materials (+0.82%), and telecommunications services (+0.79%) were the only sectors in the ASX 200 in positive territory. Financials (-0.51%), energy (-0.49%), and industrials (-0.40%) were the worst performing sectors
  • Market breadth in the ASX 200 was moderately positive with 98 stocks having advanced, while 90 stocks declined
  • Volume in the ASX 200 was 15.52% below its 10-day average

What is Going on with Australian Currencies?

  • The Australian dollar is 0.30% higher compared to the USD$

Highlights from Australian Bond Market

  • Australian bonds were relatively unchanged, with the Australian 10-year yield rising by only 0.006%

ASX 200 Movers

In local currency.

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Greencross Ltd ASX:GXL  4.15 0.26 6.68% 2.57M
REA Group Ltd ASX:REA  88.71 4.41 5.23% 366.69k
Pendal Group Ltd ASX:PDL  10.19 0.40 4.09% 1.63M
Perpetual Ltd ASX:PPT  42.09 1.58 3.90% 317.73k
Nufarm Ltd/Australia ASX:NUF  9.17 0.33 3.73% 1.78M

 

Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
AMP Ltd ASX:AMP  3.73 -0.23 -5.81% 36.58M
IOOF Holdings Ltd ASX:IFL  9.06 -0.45 -4.73% 2.95M
Link Administration Holdings Ltd ASX:LNK  6.98 -0.26 -3.59% 11.97M
Mineral Resources Ltd ASX:MIN  19.4 -0.65 -3.24% 882.54k
Platinum Asset Management Ltd ASX:PTM  6.09 -0.16 -2.56% 1.24M