ASX up marginally after strong jobs data

The Australian share market has closed marginally higher after a choppy day in which better than expected jobs numbers caused the local bourse to lose some of its midday gains.

Banks, energy stocks lift ASX at the open

The Australian share market has lifted in early trade thanks to a positive start for the heavyweight financial sector and energy stocks.

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Talk of Aussie gold’s decline ‘exaggerated’

Miners drag ASX down, $A hits 7-week high

The Australian share market has closed lower, dragged down by the mining giants and health care stocks.

NSX to raise $10m, open Perth office

The National Stock Exchange (NSX) will raise up to $10 million via a share placement, with the funds set go towards establishing a Perth office.

Mining giants weigh ASX down at the open

The Australian share market has dipped in early trade, with the mining giants more than offsetting a positive open for the financial and energy sectors.

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Santos makes major gas discovery off WA

ASX hits second-best level for the year

Australian shares have closed higher, with the banking and health care sectors offsetting a dour day for energy and telecom stocks.

Petrol hits five-month high before Easter

Australian petrol prices have hit a five-month high with school holidays underway and families preparing to head off for the Easter long weekend.

Rio Tinto cuts ore guidance after cyclone

Mining giant Rio Tinto has reported a 14 per cent drop in quarterly iron ore shipments and cut its 2019 shipments estimate on disruption caused by a tropical cyclone which hit its export terminal in Western Australia last month.

Energy stocks sapping ASX at the open

The Australian sharemarket has edged lower at the open, dragged lower by energy stocks after a global oil price rally came to a halt.

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Eastern Goldfields 2.0 plan

ASX flat as banks gain and miners drop

The Australian sharemarket has started the week flat, with volumes light as many traders took the week off as the Easter school holidays commenced nationwide.

ASX flat despite strong open for the banks

Australian shares are subdued at the dawn of a new trading week, with gains for energy companies and the big banks offset by a flat mining sector and losses for health care stocks.

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The PM sets dates for debate

ASX closes higher as big banks bounce back

Australian shares have closed higher with most sectors gaining amid a broad rally.

ASX opens higher as banks bounce back

Australian shares have opened higher, with the big four banks bouncing back from losses of the previous day.

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Leaders agree to first-ever WA debate

ASX slides as miners, banks slump

Australian shares have fallen, dragged down by share prices falls by the major miners and the big four banks amid dovish comments by US and European central banks.

ASX opens lower as miners, banks dip

Australian shares have fallen as the mining and banking sectors led losses at the start of trade.

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It’s on: PM to call poll today