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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning and happy Friday. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,595.76 +68.49 (+0.28%) S&P 500: 2,649.38 -1.69 (-0.06%) AUD/USD: 0.7225 +0.0005 (+0.07%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,637 (-11) 1. ASX futures are pointing slightly lower after a cautious session in the US and Europe overnight, as markets await the next […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,527.27 +157.03 (+0.64%) S&P 500: 2,650.78 +14.00 (+0.53%) AUD/USD: 0.7210 +0.0005 (+0.07%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,604 (+12) 1. The UK pound rallied strongly during a big day of politics in London. The currency jumped higher after markets assessed that Prime Minister Theresa […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,370.24 -53.02 (-0.22%) S&P 500: 2,637.28 -0.44 (-0.02%) AUD/USD: 0.7200 +0.0010 (+0.14%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,604 (+12) 1. US stocks opened higher amid optimism on trade, following reports China is willing to cut tariffs on US auto imports. But momentum faded as […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,423.26 +34.31 (+0.14%) S&P 500: 2,637.57 +4.49 (+0.17%) AUD/USD: 0.7180 -0.0026 (-0.36%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,584 (+32) 1. US stocks reversed early losses overnight, initially falling more than 1% before rallying into the close. It followed a rough session for European markets […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,388.95 -558.72 (-2.24%) S&P 500: 2,633.08 -62.87 (-2.33%) AUD/USD: 0.7180 -0.0026 (-0.36%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,637 (-30) 1. Asian markets could be in more more volatility today after US stocks got sold off into the close on Friday night to cap their […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,947.67 -79.40 (-0.32%) S&P 500: 2,695.50 -4.56 (-0.17%) AUD/USD: 0.7234 -0.0036 (-0.50%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,654 (-3) 1. The Dow slumped by 500 points overnight, before US stocks rallied sharply into the close to almost finish flat. It was the largest intra-day […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 25,027.07 -799.36 (unchanged) S&P 500: 2,700.06 -90.31 (unchanged) AUD/USD: 0.7268 -0.0071 (-0.97%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,674 (+11) 1. Global stocks remained under pressure overnight after Tuesday’s sharp selloff. European and UK markets both fell more than 1%, amid lingering fears over US-China […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 25,027.07 -799.36 (-3.10%) S&P 500: 2,700.82 -89.55 (-3.21%) AUD/USD: 0.7340 -0.0018 (-0.24%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,627 (-73) 1. Things just got ugly: US stocks slumped overnight as the Dow fell 3.1% — its biggest percentage drop since October 10. Optimism on trade […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 25,826.43 +287.97 (+1.13%) S&P 500: 2,790.62 +30.63 (+1.11%) AUD/USD: 0.7353 +0.0047 (+0.64%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,750 (-21) 1. Positive sentiment from the US-China trade negotiations extended to Wall Street overnight, with gains led by tech stocks and chipmakers. ASX futures are pointing […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 25,538.46 +199.62 (+0.79%) S&P 500: 2,759.99 +22.23 (+0.81%) AUD/USD: 0.7306 -0.0013 (-0.18%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,699 (+25) 1. President Trump and China’s Xi Jinping have agreed to postpone the next round of US-China trade sanctions, and set out a 90-day window for […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 25,339.24 -27.19 (-0.11%) S&P 500: 2,738.12 -5.66 (-0.21%) AUD/USD: 0.7317 +0.0011 (+0.15%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,752 (+6) 1. The S&P500 was up for most of the day but drifted lower into the close, as global markets largely consolidated the previous day’s move […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 25,366.43 +617.70 (+2.50%) S&P 500: 2,744.88 +62.68 (+2.34%) AUD/USD: 0.7307 +0.0082 (+1.13%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,765 (+40) 1. US stocks posted their biggest daily gain since March overnight, after Fed chair Jerome Powell said US interest rates were “just below” levels that […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,748.73 +108.49 (+0.44%) S&P 500: 2,682.20 +8.75 (+0.33%) AUD/USD: 0.7226 +0.0006 (+0.08%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,739 (+5) 1. US stocks fluctuated as markets assessed the latest US-China trade tensions, after Donald Trump said he expects to increase tariffs on Chinese imports. The […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,640.24 +354.29 (+1.46%) S&P 500: 2,673.54 +40.98 (+1.56%) AUD/USD: 0.7230 -0.0001 (-0.01%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,723 (+45) 1. Global stocks rose overnight as some risk-on sentiment returned to markets. A Cyber Monday boost saw Amazon lead the big US tech companies higher, […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,285.95 -178.74 (-0.73%) S&P 500: 2,632.56 -17.37 (-0.66%) AUD/USD: 0.7231 -0.0023 (-0.32%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,666 (-37) 1. Oil prices hit a 2018 low on Friday night, as brent crude slumped below $US60 a barrel — a fall of over 30% from […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning and happy Friday. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,464.69 -0.95 (unchanged) S&P 500: 2,649.93 +8.04 (unchanged) AUD/USD: 0.7256 -0.0007 (-0.10%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,671 (-25) 1. With US markets closed for Thanksgiving, there was a mild risk-off tone in the UK and Europe. Stocks drifted lower amid […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,464.69 -0.95 (0.00%) S&P 500: 2,650.55 +8.66 (+0.33%) AUD/USD: 0.7262 +0.0049 (+0.68%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,658 (+16) 1. US stocks opened strongly overnight but lost momentum into the close, following two days of heavy falls. Energy and tech sectors were the best […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 24,463.40 -554.04 (-2.21%) S&P 500: 2,642.44 -48.29 (-1.79%) AUD/USD: 0.7305 -0.0077 (-1.06%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,623 (-55) 1. It was another rocky session for US stocks overnight, as the S&P500 erased its 2018 gains while the FAANG group of major tech stocks […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning
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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Good morning. To the scoreboard: Dow: 25,017.44 -395.78 (-1.56%) S&P 500: 2,690.48 -45.79 (-1.67%) AUD/USD: 0.7292 -0.0026 (-0.36%) ASX200 SPI futures (December contracts): 5,673 (-18) 1. The recent tech-led selloff in US stocks continued overnight, as the NASDAQ fell to a six-month low. Apple shares fell further below $US200 and […]
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning