In the pre-Easter Super Saturday, a massive number of properties hit the auction market as sellers got in before the holiday lull.
Earnings forecast revisions drove ratings upgrades for miners and resource companies, with Arrium and Panoramic upgraded.
Overall average auction clearance rates dropped over the week, driven by a fall in clearance rates in Melbourne.
Resources and mining companies saw plenty of activity this week, with Independence Group and Oz Minerals getting upgrades. Tatts Group was also moved to a Buy.
The number of properties going to auction hit their highest level so far this year, as prices in Sydney continued to rise, but Melbourne home values fell.
Strategy briefings and some late interim results drove actions this week with upgrades for both JB Hi-Fi and Kathmandu.