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AAP Markets Report for Wednesday, Aug 14

INDEX LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

Dow Jones 26279.91 372.54 25907.37

S&P500 2926.32 42.57 2883.75

Nasdaq 8016.359 152.948 7863.411

FTSE100 7250.9 24.18 7226.72

Shanghai 2797.2596 -17.7348 2814.9944

Hang Seng 25281.3 -543.42 25824.72

NIKKEI225 20455.44 -229.38 20684.82

NZSE 50 10854.77 -17.97 10872.74

One Australian dollar buys:

* 67.98 US cents, from 67.52 on Tuesday

* 72.56 Japanese yen, from 71.08

* 60.84 euro cents, from 60.19

* 56.36 British pence, from 55.90

* 105.32 NZ cents, from 104.70

METAL LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

Gold US$/oz 1501.4 -9.7 1511.1

Copper US$/t 5804.5 88.75 5715.75

Iron ore US$/t 89.25 -4.87 94.12

OIL (US$/b) LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

WTI Cushing 56.7 1.91 54.79

Brent Crude 60.89 2.43 58.46

Source: Reuters, Pagemasters

*Metal Bulletin Singapore close Iron Ore Price