Morningstar Afternoon Research Update Wed, Jan 23, 2013

Press Release – Morningstar

Research Updates (16) Special Reports (1) / Australian Economic Update – January 2013 Funds (4) / Colonial First State Global Soft Commodity Share (18164) Bronze / Lazard Global Small Companies (10701) Neutral / Perpetual Geared Australian Share …
23-Jan-2013

Special Announcements
There were no Announcements for today.

Research Updates (16)

Special Reports (1)
/ Australian Economic Update – January 2013
Funds (4)
/ Colonial First State Global Soft Commodity Share (18164) Bronze
/ Lazard Global Small Companies (10701) Neutral
/ Perpetual Geared Australian Share (9835) Bronze
/ Perpetual Industrial Australian Share (4362) Bronze
Shares (11)
/ AMP Limited (AMP) / Accumulate
/ BHP Billiton (BHP) Accumulate
/ Boral (BLD) Reduce
/ Brambles (BXB) Reduce
/ Crown (CWN) Hold
/ GUD Holdings (GUD) Hold
/ IOOF (IFL) Hold
/ SkyCity (SKC) / Accumulate
/ SkyCity (SKC-NZ) / Accumulate
/ Sydney Airport (SYD) / Hold
/ Western Areas (WSA) Hold
ETFs (0)
There were no research reports published today.
Fixed Income (0)
There were no research reports published today.

Australian Market Report
Wednesday 23 January – The market edged higher on the back of a strong performance by the resources and materials sector. The materials sector was buoyed by a resilient BHP, which put out strong half year production results, sending the stock upwards 1.31%, to $37.06. CPI numbers were also a surprise, as they came in below consensus, leaving many to speculate that the RBA had another rate cut on the horizon.

The All Ordinaries rose 9.20 points (0.19%) to 4,812.10 while the S&P/ASX 200 rose 8.70 points (0.18%) to 4,787.80… Read More

Australian Equities (23-Jan-2013 / Close) Close Change % Change
/ All Ordinaries 4812 9 0.19
/ S&P/ASX 200 4788 9 0.18
/ 10-year Bond Rate 3.27 -0.07 -2.10
/ 90 Day Bank Accepted Bills SFE-Day 2.87 -0.02 -0.69
/ 3-yr Bond Rate 2.71 -0.06 -2.17
Currency (23-Jan-2013 / Close) Close Change % Change
/ $A vs $US 1.0536 0.0023 0.22
/ $A vs GBP 0.6652 0.0015 0.23
/ $A vs YEN 92.91 0.55 0.59
/ $A vs EUR 0.7915 0.0016 0.20
/ $A vs $NZ 1.2530 0.0026 0.20

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