ASX Afternoon Report

ASX tumbles back into the bearish trenches

The Australian share market struggled through the session to capture any renewed momentum and eventually fell back into the bearish trenches. At the closing bell, the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index lost -20.1 points, or -0.28%,… Read More

ASX is spooked by new virus variant

The Australian share market plummeted on Friday, booking its worst session in nearly two months after detecting a new and possibly vaccine-resistant coronavirus variant in South Africa. Energy stocks plunged -4.6%, posting their biggest loss… Read More

ASX ends in mixed territory

The Australian share market finished Thursday’s session up +0.11%, even though the Materials lifted the index. At the closing bell, the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index rose +7.9 points, or +0.11%, to 7,407.3, while the All… Read More

ASX struggles to recapture its bullish charm

Like Wall Street, the Australian share market wobbled throughout Wednesday’s session, with the index eventually in negative territory. At the closing bell, the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index lost -11.2 points, or -0.15%, to 7,399.4, while… Read More

ASX closes in positive territory

The Australian share market rebounded out of the bearish trenches on Tuesday and recouped yesterday’s losses, buoyed by a rally in the Energy and Materials sectors and gains in the Utilities, Real Estate and Financials…. Read More

ASX ends in mixed territory

The Australian share market finished Wednesday’s session up +0.1%, even though the Financials weighed on the index. Despite a second consecutive day of bank stock selling triggered by Commonwealth Bank’s weaker-than-expected profit report a day… Read More

ASX ends in negative territory

The Australian share market finished Wednesday’s session up +0.1% to 7,379.20, even though the Financials weighed on the index. Despite a second consecutive day of bank stock selling triggered by Commonwealth Bank’s weaker-than-expected profit report… Read More