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The Australian share market has broken a three-day losing streak as some buyers returned to the market despite negative overseas leads, however volumes were muted with no strong theme directing tradin..
A third straight day of falls has taken the Australian share market to its lowest level in more than seven months. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index dropped 0.9 per cent to 5,655.4 points, its low..
The share market recovered most of the ground lost in a poor start to the day but has still closed marginally lower, as weaker iron ore prices weighed on the mining sector. Investors are also waiti..
The share market gave up its early gains and lost ground as investors turned cautious ahead of the US central bank's monetary policy decision. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index dropped by 0.12 per..
The Australian share market has closed higher as investors rotate from the mining sector into the big banks as expectations of interest rate hikes strengthen. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index end..
The Australian share market has closed lower for a third consecutive session as North Korea's latest missile launch over Japan spooked investors. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index ended Friday dow..
The Australian share market has finished slightly lower for a second day running as mining stocks dipped but better-than-expected jobs growth helped lift the Australian dollar back around 80 US cents ..
The share market surrendered its early gains to close relatively steady as investors practised caution ahead of US inflation data and Australian jobs figures out later in the week. The benchmark S&..
The Australian share market has closed higher as investors took some comfort from North Korea refraining from any more provocative missile launches over the weekend. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 in..
The Australian share market has ended the day down, while the Aussie dollar gained sharply on strong housing data and a weaker greenback The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index finished Friday down 0.3 ..
Despite a good start to the session, the Australian share market has closed steady as investors worry about the possibility of another North Korean missile test on Saturday, the anniversary of the cou..
The share market has lost ground due to a broad sell-off of banks, insurers and other financial stocks, and the Australian dollar's surge above 80 US cents was tempered by slightly weaker than expecte..
The Australian share market has overcome a poor start to close slightly higher, helped by a late rally in bank stocks and support for the miners on the back of recent improvements in commodity prices...
The Australian share market has closed lower, in line with sentiment across Asian markets, after North Korea's weekend test of a nuclear bomb unnerved investors and sparked a surge in safe havens such..
Widespread gains led by miners, banks and healthcare giants have driven the share market to its best daily gain in almost three weeks. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 was up 0.79 per cent at 5,714.5 p..
The Australian share market had a steady session despite Telstra shares falling to a five year low. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 0.01 per cent at 5,669.7 points, Some calm returned ..
The Australian share market has slumped to a 10-week low after North Korea fired a missile over Japan, escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula and spooking Asian markets. The benchmark S&P/..
The Australian share market has closed mixed, with an upbeat Qantas result and Hurricane Harvey-induced gains in oil stocks balancing weakness in banks and consumer stocks. The benchmark S&P/AS..
The Australian share market has closed slightly higher on a busy day of company results, with gains in resources stocks and a high-flying performance from Flight Centre fuelling the rise. The bench..
The share market has reversed earlier gains to close lower after falls by financials and healthcare companies outweighed gains in the energy and telco sectors. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 was down..
Broad based gains have driven the Australian share market higher with mining stocks leading the way, supported by a lift in iron ore prices and BHP Billiton's return to profitability. The benchmark..
Australian shares have closed lower after increased political uncertainty in the US sparked a sharp sell-off on Wall Street and soured global risk appetite. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index close..
The Australian share market has fallen slightly, weighed down by a massive sell-off of Telstra shares after the telco said it will cut future dividends. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index dropped 5..
The Australian share market has closed higher on a day of mixed company earnings results, and as market heavyweights Commonwealth Bank and Suncorp fell as they traded ex-dividend. The benchmark S&a..
The Australian share market rose as the majority of sectors posted gains, though Domino's Pizza plunged after failing to meet its profit forecasts. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index gained 27.1 po..