Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.03%

This post was originally published on this site
https://i-invdn-com.akamaized.net/news/LYNXMPEB2P07M_M.jpg
© Reuters. Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.03%© Reuters. Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.03%

Investing.com – Australia stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Sydney, the added 0.03%.

The best performers of the session on the were Evolution Mining Ltd (ASX:), which rose 6.81% or 0.250 points to trade at 3.920 at the close. Meanwhile, Newcrest Mining Ltd (ASX:) added 3.94% or 1.190 points to end at 31.370 and St Barbara Ltd (ASX:) was up 2.90% or 0.080 points to 2.840 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Bega Cheese Ltd (ASX:), which fell 9.26% or 0.400 points to trade at 3.920 at the close. Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX:) declined 4.84% or 0.015 points to end at 0.295 and Hub24 Ltd (ASX:) was down 4.06% or 0.460 points to 10.860.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Sydney Stock Exchange by 640 to 514 and 334 ended unchanged.

The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P/ASX 200 options, was up 3.31% to 13.483 a new 1-month high.

Gold Futures for February delivery was up 1.57% or 24.45 to $1576.85 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in February rose 1.98% or 1.25 to hit $64.30 a barrel, while the March Brent oil contract rose 2.29% or 1.57 to trade at $70.17 a barrel.

AUD/USD was down 0.22% to 0.6936, while AUD/JPY fell 0.23% to 74.91.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.05% at 96.570.

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.

Add Comment