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Australian Equity Indices

Points Change % Change Value Volume
S&P/ASX 200 5,583.5 - 4.3 - 0.08% $ 5,164,747,524.0 568,159,602.0
S&P/ASX 200
ALL ORDINARIES 5,574.2 - 2.6 - 0.05% $ 5,294,408,316.0 747,930,470.0
ALL ORDINARIES
S&P/ASX 100 4,643.4 - 2.4 - 0.05% $ 4,887,737,298.0 432,655,547.0
S&P/ASX 100
SMALL ORDS 2,222.2 - 5.4 - 0.24% $ 341,848,266.0 241,069,009.0
S&P/ASX SMALL ORDINARIES
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Market Summary

Price % Chg
GUD G.U.D. $ 7.180 + 8.79%
MSB MESOBLAST $ 4.350 + 6.62%
SIR SIRIUS RES $ 4.080 + 4.88%
BDR BEADELL $ 0.570 + 4.59%
AGO ATLAS IRON $ 0.590 + 4.42%
SKE SKILLED GL $ 2.450 - 4.30%
LEI LEIGHTON $ 21.820 - 3.66%
WSA WEST AREAS $ 5.140 + 3.42%
NST NTH STAR $ 1.735 + 3.27%
EVN EVOLUTION $ 0.795 + 3.25%

Commodities

Price Change % Chg
BRENT SPOT (USD/BBL) 106.780 0.000 0.00%
LIGHT CRUDE SEP4 (USD/BBL) 101.890 + 0.020 + 0.02%
NAT GAS AUG14 (USD/MMBTU) 3.783 - 0.066 - 1.72%
Bid Ask Bid Chg Bid % Chg
GOLD (USD/OZ) 1308.09 1308.69 + 0.30 + 0.02%
SILVER (USD/OZ) 20.68 20.78 + 0.01 + 0.05%
PLATINUM (USD/OZ) 1470.25 1480.25 + 0.35 + 0.02%
PALLADIUM (USD/OZ) 875.19 881.19 - 0.21 - 0.02%

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Currencies

AUD USD EUR JPY GBP
AUD AUD 0.9395 0.6993 95.66 0.5534
USD 1.0638 USD 0.7444 101.8 0.589
EUR 1.4286 1.3429 EUR 136.73 0.791
JPY 0.0104 0.0098 0.0073 JPY 0.0058
GBP 1.8055 1.6972 1.2634 172.81 GBP

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