Australia’s shares larger at shut of commerce; S & P / ASX 200 up 1.75%
© Reuters. Australia’s stocks higher at close of trade; S & P / ASX 200 up 1.75%
Investing.com – Australia’s stocks were higher after Monday’s close as gains across sectors and sectors drove stocks higher.
At the close of trading in Sydney, the value rose 1.75% to hit a new 6-month high.
The best performers in the session were Rea Group Ltd. (ASX :), which rose 9.08% or 11.61 points to close at 139.50. Nearmap Ltd (ASX 🙂 gained 8.13% or 0.200 points to finish at 2.660 and Zip Co Ltd (ASX 🙂 rose 7.06% or 0.43 points to 6.52 in late trade.
Worst of the session was Tabcorp Holdings Ltd (ASX :), which fell 2.93% or 0.120 points to close at 3.980. Healius Ltd (ASX 🙂 was down 2.22% or 0.080 points to end at 3.520 and ANZ Banking Group (ASX 🙂 fell 1.94% or 0.380 points to 19.220.
Rising stocks outperformed falling stocks on the Sydney Stock Exchange by 923 to 377 and 308 ended unchanged.
Rea Group Ltd (ASX 🙂 shares rose to all-time highs; Increase of 9.08% or 11.61 to 139.50.
The value measuring the implied volatility of the S&P / ASX 200 options fell 7.83% to 18.196, a new 1-month low.
Gold futures for December delivery rose 0.23%, or 4.45, to $ 1956.15 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, crude oil for delivery in December rose 2.32% or 0.86 to $ 38.00 a barrel, while the Brent oil contract in January rose 2.26% or 0.89 to 40.34 USD per barrel rose.
AUD / USD rose 0.35% to 0.7280 while AUD / JPY rose 0.56% to 75.38.
The US dollar index futures fell 0.00% to 92.222.
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