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Profit-takers push Aust market lower

The Australian share market has closed lower as investors took profits, and the Australian dollar has retreated as Reserve Bank of... read more >

Big four banks lead market higher

Another day of strong gains by the major banks, and a rally by energy stocks, has pushed the share market higher. The benchmark... read more >

Bank rally leads share market higher

Big gains by the major banks after the release of softer-than-expected new capital requirements have driven the share market higher,... read more >

$A at two-year high as stocks slump

The share market has ended the session sharply lower after a spike in the Australian dollar hit export-oriented companies, while the... read more >

Banks outweigh miners to push ASX lower

Declines from the heavyweight banks and health care companies have partly offset strong gains from the miners and energy players to... read more >

Share market finishes the week higher

The Australian share market has closed out another volatile week of trade on a positive note, with gains across the board led by a... read more >

Share market lifts 1pct in broad rally

Gains have been made in nearly all sectors of the share market as it rose by more than one per cent, following signals from the US... read more >

Anxious traders send market lower

Rising iron ore prices couldn’t protect the Australian share market from the fallout from the latest political drama in the... read more >

Small gain for share market

The share market has managed a modest gain, with resources stocks among the best performers. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index rose... read more >

Aust share market enjoys broad gains

The Australian share market has closed higher with the financials leading widespread gains across almost all sectors. The benchmark... read more >

Central bank, bond worries hit Aust stocks

The Australian share market fell on Friday, erasing its gains for the week as investors worried that central banks are about to wind... read more >

Aust shares drop as miners hold ground

The Australian share market was lower at the close despite a late rally as global concerns were felt across most sectors except the... read more >

Strongest day of the year for share market

The share market has posted its strongest session of 2017, as international investors joined the spending spree that followed recent... read more >

Shares start new financial year on a low

The Australian share market has closed lower with all sectors except for energy in negative territory, with a lift in world oil... read more >

$30bn wiped off as Aust stocks end FY17

The Australian share market has fallen sharply, shedding more than $30 billion in value amid profit taking and a weak overseas lead... read more >

Higher oil, iron ore prices boost shares

The Australian share market has overcome a sluggish start to close higher, as a rally in iron ore and oil prices boosted mining and... read more >

Aust stocks dip despite mining strength

The local share market has closed marginally lower after a shaky start as broad-based losses held back gains in financial and mining... read more >

Aust stocks recover as tax fears hit banks

The Australian share market has ended Friday in positive territory, despite a tumultuous day for the major banks with South... read more >

Aust stocks recover from Wednesday plunge

The Australian share market has regained some of Wednesday’s big losses with gains for the banking, energy and materials... read more >

Share market posts biggest fall of 2017

About $29 billion has been wiped from the share market’s value in its worst session of 2017, as lower oil prices and a souring... read more >

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