Morningstar Morning Research Update Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013

Press Release – Morningstar

Overseas Market Report Stocks finished lower as investors continued to show caution following last week’s Federal Reserve meeting minutes, which indicated a possible end to stimulus sooner than expected. There were also some concerns ahead of this …08-Jan-2013

Overseas Market Report
Stocks finished lower as investors continued to show caution following last week’s Federal Reserve meeting minutes, which indicated a possible end to stimulus sooner than expected. There were also some concerns ahead of this week’s European Central Bank meeting, where there is speculation of an interest-rate cut.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 50.92 points, or 0.38%, to 13,384.29 on Monday. The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index lost 4.58 points, or 0.31%, to 1,461.89 and the Nasdaq Composite Index fell 2.85 points, or 0.09%, to 3,098.81… Read More

Foreign Equities (08-Jan-2013 / Close) Close Change % Change
/ Dow Jones (US) 13384 -51 -0.38
/ S&P 500 1462 -5 -0.31
/ NASDAQ 3099 -3 -0.09
/ FTSE 100 Index 6065 -25 -0.41
/ DAX 30 7733 -44 -0.56
/ CAC 40 3705 -25 -0.68
/ Nikkei 225 (Japan) 10599 -89 -0.83
/ HKSE 23330 -1 -0.01
/ SSE Composite Index 2285 8 0.37
/ BSE Sensitive 19691 -93 -0.47
/ NZ 50 4085 10 0.24
Commodities (08-Jan-2013 / Close) Close Change % Change
/ Aluminium 2029 2 0.10
/ Copper 8038 -17 -0.22
/ Nickel 17145 -149 -0.86
/ Gold 1648 -8 -0.47
/ Silver 30.1 0.0 0.05
/ Oil – West Texas crude 93.1 -0.0 -0.01
/ Lead 2290 -35 -1.49
/ Zinc 1986 -23 -1.14
Currency (08-Jan-2013 / Close) Close Change % Change
/ $A vs $US 1.0503 -0.09
/ $A vs GBP 0.6515 0.21
/ $A vs YEN 92.18 0.37 0.40
/ $A vs EUR 0.8007 0.27
/ $A vs $NZ 1.2545 0.0100 0.57
/ $US vs Euro 0.7625 0.37
/ $US vs UK 0.6204 0.32
/ $US vs CHF 0.9213 0.36

Research Updates (6)

Special Reports (0)
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Funds (2)
/ Aberdeen Asian Opportunities (10438) Silver
/ Aberdeen Emerging Markets (11594) Silver
Shares (4)
/ ALS (ALQ) / Reduce
/ Caltex (CTX) / Hold
/ Rio Tinto (RIO) / Accumulate
/ Reject Shop (TRS) / Hold
ETFs (0)
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Fixed Income (0)
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