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Office workers are reflected as they walk past the Australian Securities Exchange building in central Sydney April 8, 2011. Singapore Exchange Ltd has terminated its $8 billion bid for Australia's ASX Ltd after the Australian government formally rejected
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon October 7, 2014

By Comsec

The Australian sharemarket staged an impressive comeback this afternoon, with the All Ordinaries Index (XAO) closing just 0.2 per cent lower. Putting this recovery in context, local shares were slumping by as much as 1. (Oct 07)

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A man counts U.S. dollars at a currency exchange office in central Tripoli, June 3, 2014. Libya's currency is under heavy pressure as a breakdown in security and a collapse of oil revenues due to port blockades have badly disrupted public finances and an
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon October 2, 2014

By Comsec

The recovery that stirred the spirits of optimists this morning was fading at lunchtime and not long afterwards the ASX 200 had made a new low for the session. There were no developments in particular that saw the mood shift, and one factor that unit... (Oct 02)

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China exports
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 29, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the final reading on US June quarter GDP was revised up from 4.2% to 4. The result was in line with expectations. The major contributors were a lift in business investment and stronger exports (up 11. Inflation as measured by the PCE index was unchanged at a 2.3% annual rate. (Sep 29)

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Office workers are reflected as they walk past the Australian Securities Exchange building in central Sydney April 8, 2011. Singapore Exchange Ltd has terminated its $8 billion bid for Australia's ASX Ltd after the Australian government formally rejected
Australian Stock Market Report –Afternoon September 26, 2014

By Comsec

The second half of the session on Friday saw the ASX 200 trade around the lows of the day with a sense that sellers could make an opportunistic move at any time to take the index to new lows. With the losses of recent weeks continuing to mount, the A... (Sep 26)

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Stock market indices
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 26, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, durable goods orders fell by a record 18.2% in August after lifting by a record 22.5% in July. Excluding volatile transportations orders rose 0.7% in August. US jobless claims rose by 12,000 to 293,000 in the past week. US flash composite PMI eased from 59.7 to 58.8 in September. (Sep 26)

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Office workers are reflected as they walk past the Australian Securities Exchange building in central Sydney April 8, 2011. Singapore Exchange Ltd has terminated its $8 billion bid for Australia's ASX Ltd after the Australian government formally rejected
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday September 24, 2014

By Comsec

The most pressing question for market participants ahead of Wednesday's trading session was whether the ASX 200 could sustain the gains that were made a day earlier. To the disappointment of optimists, the answer was one offer almost immediately. (Sep 24)

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New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 22, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the leading index rose by 0.2% in August, short of forecasts tipping a 0.4% gain. The weekly Economic Cycle Research Institute index was up 2.1% on a year ago, up from 1.7% in the previous week. (Sep 22)

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Stock market yawning investor
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday September 19, 2014

By Comsec

There was some evidence of sellers fatigue in early trade on Friday. Buyers were able to get some purchase helped by the fact that ASX 200 has lost 2 per cent so far this week, bringing the losses for the month to 3.5 per cent. (Sep 19)

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New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 17, 2014

By Comsec

Buyers made several attempts at pushing local shares higher in early trade on Wednesday, although their efforts were brought to heel quickly. As lunchtime loomed on the east coast the market was again dipping into the red. (Sep 17)

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Janet Yellen
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday September 17, 2014

By Comsec

Buyers made several attempts at pushing local shares higher in early trade on Wednesday, although their efforts were brought to heel quickly. As lunchtime loomed on the east coast the market was again dipping into the red. (Sep 17)

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