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5 things you need to know today
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
US share markets finish mixed as investors take a glimpse of the solar eclipse, BHP posts annual net profit of $US5.9 billion, and Seven Group's net profit slides 77%.
5 things you need to know today
Monday, August 21, 2017
Another one bites the dust in the White House, Brambles' full-year profit slides 69%, and the Commonwealth Bank BSI shows healthy growth in economy-wide spending in July.
5 things you need to know today
Friday, August 18, 2017
US share markets fall sharply as investors react to tragic Barcelona attack, Telstra shares get whacked after dividend change announcement, and oil prices rise on reports of tighter supplies.
5 things you need to know today
Thursday, August 17, 2017
US Fed policymakers appear wary of low-inflation environment, Donald Trump disbands two business councils, and it's another big day for reporting season.

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INSIDE MARKETS

Miners lead share market higher
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
The Australian share market has ended the day in positive territory as rising commodity prices and news from BHP boosted the mining sector.

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