Morningstar Afternoon Research Update Wed, Feb 20, 2013

Press Release – Morningstar

Research Updates (9) Special Reports (0) There were no special reports published today. Funds (0) There were no research reports published today. Shares (9) / Arrium (ARI) Sell / Fletcher Building (FBU) Reduce / Fletcher Building (FBU-NZ) Reduce / …20-Feb-2013

Special Announcements
There were no Announcements for today.

Research Updates (9)

Special Reports (0)
There were no special reports published today.
Funds (0)
There were no research reports published today.
Shares (9)
/ Arrium (ARI) Sell
/ Fletcher Building (FBU) Reduce
/ Fletcher Building (FBU-NZ) Reduce
/ News Corp (NWS) / Hold
/ Precinct Properties New Zealand (PCT-NZ) Hold
/ SEEK (SEK) Reduce
/ SMS Management and Tech (SMX) Accumulate
/ Suncorp Group (SUN) Hold
/ Seven West Media (SWM) Hold
ETFs (0)
There were no research reports published today.
Fixed Income (0)
There were no research reports published today.

Australian Market Report

Wednesday 20 February – Local share markets managed to edge higher again to close out the day’s trading at another five-year high despite weakness in the materials sector. Spurred on by investor enthusiasm in the US markets, investors homed in on local earnings releases, heartened by positive results from Woodside Petroleum and Toll Holdings. Among the sectors, consumer staples, energy, and financials led the way forward, while materials and telcos struggled.

The All Ordinaries gained 14.00 points (0.27%) to 5,115.00 while the S&P/ASX 200 rose 16.80 points (0.33%) to 5,098.70. .. Read More

Australian Equities (20-Feb-2013 / Close) Close Change % Change
/ All Ordinaries 5115 14 0.27
/ S&P/ASX 200 5099 17 0.33
/ 10-year Bond Rate 3.56 0.14
/ 90 Day Bank Accepted Bills SFE-Day 2.94 0.03 1.03
/ 3-yr Bond Rate 2.91 0.01 0.34
Currency (20-Feb-2013 / Close) Close Change % Change
/ $A vs $US 1.0361 -0.0015 -0.14
/ $A vs GBP 0.6710 -0.0004 -0.06
/ $A vs YEN 96.59 0.35 0.36
/ $A vs EUR 0.7723 0.0001 0.01
/ $A vs $NZ 1.2315 -0.0095 -0.77

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