^AXJO - S&P/ASX 200

ASX - ASX Delayed price. Currency in AUD
5,999.80
+48.90 (+0.82%)
At close: 4:35PM AEDT
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Previous close5,950.90
Open5,950.90
Volume0
Day's range5,950.90 - 6,003.40
52-week range5,629.80 - 6,150.00
Avg. volume1,976,595
  • Japan Exports Impress, While the Dollar Continues to Disappoint
    FX Empire4 days ago

    Japan Exports Impress, While the Dollar Continues to Disappoint

    Asian equities are on the rise again this morning, while the Dollar stumble resumes on a light trading day, with China, HK, the U.S and Canada on holiday today.

  • Equity Markets and the AUD slide, with all Eyes on the USD
    FX Empire17 days ago

    Equity Markets and the AUD slide, with all Eyes on the USD

    Equity markets continued to slide this morning, with demand for the Yen and the Dollar on the rise through the session. The day ahead may be lighter on the stats, but FOMC member commentary could spur more Dollar bids later today.

  • Asian shares decline on softer Wall Street lead; dollar edges up
    CNBC24 days ago

    Asian shares decline on softer Wall Street lead; dollar edges up

    Asian indexes traded lower on Tuesday, tracking declines seen on Wall Street in the previous session.

  • Asian stocks close mixed; investors focus on political developments
    CNBClast month

    Asian stocks close mixed; investors focus on political developments

    Asian markets closed mixed on Monday as investors kept an eye on political developments in the U.S. after a government shutdown began last week.

  • Asian shares largely gain, but Chinese stocks stumble
    CNBClast month

    Asian shares largely gain, but Chinese stocks stumble

    Major indexes in Asia notched gains on Monday after Wall Street closed out last week at records.

  • What’s in Store for the Dollar and the Pound Today?
    FX Empire2 months ago

    What’s in Store for the Dollar and the Pound Today?

    The Dollar continues to struggle through the holiday season, with volumes on the lighter side and sentiment still relatively subdued towards a possible Dollar rebound in the New Year.

  • It’s all about the Dollar Today
    FX Empire2 months ago

    It’s all about the Dollar Today

    It’s another day where the U.S Dollar is in focus, with economic data and Capitol Hill key drivers through the U.S session later today, while stats are on the lighter side through the European session this morning.

  • A 2nd House Vote on Tax Reforms to Influence the Dollar
    FX Empire2 months ago

    A 2nd House Vote on Tax Reforms to Influence the Dollar

    The House will be voting for a 2nd time on the tax reform bill later today, following a procedural error on Monday, which has left the markets in limbo, with BoE Governor Carney scheduled to speak on what’s a relatively quiet day on the data front.

  • Asian shares look set to follow Wall Street's soft lead as US tax worries rise
    CNBC2 months ago

    Asian shares look set to follow Wall Street's soft lead as US tax worries rise

    U.S. markets closed in the red ahead of Asia's Friday trading day as investors turned their attention to uncertainty around tax reform.

  • Asia markets shrug off North Korea missile to close mostly higher
    CNBC3 months ago

    Asia markets shrug off North Korea missile to close mostly higher

    Asian markets closed mostly higher on Wednesday after a missile launched by North Korea landed in the Sea of Japan earlier in the day.

  • Yellen Testimony to Test the Dollar, While N. Korea Tests Trump
    FX Empire3 months ago

    Yellen Testimony to Test the Dollar, While N. Korea Tests Trump

    North Korea tested another intercontinental ballistic missile in the early hours of the day that tested risk appetite through the Asian session this morning. Rallies in the U.S markets largely offset demand for the safe havens, as the Dollar managed to stand its ground relatively well considering the usual declines over North Korean actions. In spite of the latest attempts by the North Koreans to ruffle Trump’s feathers, the Asian markets were mixed at the time of writing.

  • BoE Reports, Tax Reforms and FED Talk to Drive the GBP and USD
    FX Empire3 months ago

    BoE Reports, Tax Reforms and FED Talk to Drive the GBP and USD

    The negative sentiment towards Chinese stocks also weighed on the Hang Seng, which was down 0.61% at the time of writing, with oil stocks also joining the heavy losers on the day, as crude oil retreats ahead of Thursday’s OPEC meeting. Thrown into the mix will be the BoE’s release of the bank stress test results, with Carney discussing the results and presenting recommendations following the release.

  • The EUR and the Pound in Focus as the U.S takes a Break
    FX Empire3 months ago

    The EUR and the Pound in Focus as the U.S takes a Break

    Earlier in the Day: Another quiet day on the stats through the Asian session this morning, with key data limited to New Zealand’s 3rd quarter retail sales figures and they weren’t great. Retail sales increased by just 0.2% in the quarter, falling short of a forecasted 0.4% increase, following the 2nd quarter’s 2% rise. Despite … Continue reading The EUR and the Pound in Focus as the U.S takes a Break

  • Asian equities close mixed after US stocks rally; Korean tech shines
    CNBC3 months ago

    Asian equities close mixed after US stocks rally; Korean tech shines

    Asian shares closed mixed on Friday, off session highs seen earlier in the day.

  • Russia Election Probe Slams the Dollar
    FX Empire3 months ago

    Russia Election Probe Slams the Dollar

    Earlier in the Day: Stats were on the lighter side through the Asian session today, with the Kiwi Dollar under the spotlight. New Zealand’s October Business PMI eased slightly, with producer input prices rising at a slower pace in the 3rd quarter. While the numbers were on the softer side, the Kiwi Dollar was saved … Continue reading Russia Election Probe Slams the Dollar

  • Asian shares follow US markets higher as investors digest earnings
    CNBC4 months ago

    Asian shares follow US markets higher as investors digest earnings

    Most Asian markets closed higher on Friday as the euro extended losses following Thursday news from the European Central Bank.

  • Most Asia markets close higher as Aussie dollar tumbles; Nikkei 225 win streak ends
    CNBC4 months ago

    Most Asia markets close higher as Aussie dollar tumbles; Nikkei 225 win streak ends

    Major indexes in Asia closed higher on Wednesday following the strong lead from Wall Street.

  • Worlds Apart: The GBP and the CNY
    FX Empire5 months ago

    Worlds Apart: The GBP and the CNY

    On Friday, 29 September, the GBP got a much-anticipated boost: Brexit negotiations are finally making headway in their fourth round of talks. Brexit secretary, David Davis and his European counterpart, Michel Barnier indicated that Prime Minister Theresa May hit a chord in her recent Florence speech. During the third round of Brexit negotiations, currency traders … Continue reading Worlds Apart: The GBP and the CNY