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Morningstar Morning Research Update Tuesday, Nov 27, 2012


Overseas Market Report

Stocks pared earlier losses but still ended mostly lower as worries about the fiscal cliff came back into focus following light trading volume last week. Earlier Monday, the White House warned of the consequences to gross domestic product growth and consumer spending if congressional leaders do not come to agreement on the cliff issue in the coming weeks.

The Dow ended down by 0.3%, while the S&P 500 lost 0.2%. The Nasdaq was 0.3% higher. .. Read More

Foreign Equities (27-Nov-2012 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Dow Jones (US)12967-42-0.33
/S&P 5001406-3-0.20
/FTSE 100 Index5787-32-0.56
/DAX 307292-17-0.23
/CAC 403501-28-0.79
/Nikkei 225 (Japan)9389220.24
/SSE Composite Index2017-10-0.49
/BSE Sensitive18537300.16
/NZ 50401240.09

Commodities (27-Nov-2012 / Close)CloseChange% Change
Oil - West Texas crude88.3----

Currency (27-Nov-2012 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.0464-0.0007-0.07
/$A vs GBP0.6528-0.0005-0.08
/$A vs YEN85.850.480.56
/$A vs EUR0.8068-0.0005-0.06
/$A vs $NZ1.2714-0.0027-0.21
/$US vs Euro0.77100.00030.03
$US vs UK0.6239--0.00
/$US vs CHF0.92790.00040.04

Research Updates (11)

Special Reports (1)
/Monthly Newsletter: US election aftermath, low interest rates raise risk profile and new initiatives

Funds (1)
/Dimensional Five Year Diversified Fixed Interest (8406) Bronze

Shares (9)
/Ausenco (AAX) /Ceased coverage
/Aust. Infrastructure (AIX) Hold
/Challenger (CGF) Buy
/Incitec Pivot (IPL) /Hold
/Metcash (MTS) /Accumulate
/SEEK (SEK) /Hold
/Ten Network (TEN) /Hold
/Thorn Group (TGA) /Accumulate
/Technology One (TNE) Reduce

ETFs (0)
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