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Australia shares end lower on weak Wall St lead, bluechips fall SYDNEY: Australian shares slipped 0.2 percent on Monday, pulled down by local bluechip stocks following weak leads from Wall Street, though an uptick in metals prices helped resource companies.The S&P/ASX 200 index shed 10.9 points to finish at 5,295.0. The benchmark fell 0.1 percent on Friday. The market appeared unaffected by news of China's 2013 GDP data, which was in line with expectations. Annual growth eased to 7.7 percent in the fourth quarter as investment and demand flagged late in the year. New Zealand's benchmark NZX 50 index slipped 0.1 percent or 3.5 points to finish the session at 4,890.5. Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...

Australia shares seen under pressure, eyes on data SYDNEY: Australian shares are set to open under pressure on Monday, with commodities prices dipping as investors digested comments from Federal Reserve officials on the central bank's stimulus program while awaiting a private survey of China's services industry.Local share price index futures rose 0.4 percent to 5,335, which is still a 15.1-point discount to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index close. The benchmark slipped 0.3 percent on Friday.New Zealand's benchmark NZX 50 index was nearly flat, ...
Australia dollar skids as central bank takes another swing at bulls SYDNEY/WELLINGTON: The Australian dollar was on the defensive on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) reiterated the local currency was still uncomfortably high, encouraging speculators to challenge major support levels. The Aussie slipped to $0.9063, after an early rally to $0.9137 met consistent sellers. Dealers said a bearish market was gunning for stop-loss orders under $0.9055, its November trough, in the hope of triggering an even steeper fall. Hedge funds have been aggressive ...
Australia shares pull back from 5 year high, ANZ buffers SYDNEY: Australian shares fell 0.5 percent on Tuesday, pulling back from five-year highs as buying momentum paused ahead of the outcome of the US Federal Reserve's policy-setting meeting this week.Global miners BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd hobbled the market, falling 0.7 percent and 1.5 percent respectively, as China's iron ore futures dropped for a seventh straight session on a sluggish steel market.The S&P/ASX 200 index lost 25.9 points to 5,415.5. The benchmark jumped ...
Australia shares edge higher on healthcare and bank stocks, China SYDNEY: Australian shares rose 0.3 percent on Thursday, led by strength in the financial and healthcare sectors, and after a preliminary survey showed China's manufacturing sector had its fastest expansion in seven months.The October flash PMI figure, the earliest reading of China's monthly economic performance, offers some positive news after disappointing export figures and September's manufacturing PMI, which had shown weak domestic demand.The S&P/ASX 200 index rose 16.8 points to 5,372.9, hovering at 5-year highs. ...
Australia shares rise to new 5 year high, BHP cheered by strong SYDNEY: Australian shares rose 0.4 percent on Tuesday to a new five-year closing high, led by BHP Billiton on solid production results, while a rush of US data in coming days kept investors focused on the implications for the Federal Reserve's stimulus programme.BHP Billiton climbed 2.4 percent after it posted a 23 percent rise in quarterly iron ore output and raised its production forecast for the 2014 financial year.The S&P/ASX 200 index added 21.3 points ...
Aussie shares hit 5-yr high, dollar near 8-mth low TOKYO: Australian shares climbed to a five-year peak on Monday, taking cues from the US S&P 500's record high as investors bet the Federal Reserve will extend its cheap money policies into next year.The change in expectations followed a 16-day shutdown of the US government that could cloud the economic outlook and make the Fed wary to scale back its $85 billion a month bond-buying programme this year as many had expected. This kept the ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,813.39 0.01
Arrow Nasdaq 5,116.15 0.26
Arrow S&P 2,088.87 0.01
Arrow FTSE 6,393.13 0.88
Arrow DAX 11,320.77 1.35
Arrow CAC-40 4,946.02 1.08
Arrow Nikkei 19,944.41 0.49
Arrow H.Seng 22,488.94 0.04
Arrow Sensex 25,958.63 0.71

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Foreign Debt $62.649bn
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