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Morningstar Afternoon Research Update Monday, Dec 3, 2012


03-Dec-2012

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Research Updates (3)

Special Reports (0)
There were no special reports published today.

Funds (2)
/Bennelong ex-20 Australian Equities (17595) Bronze
/Goldman Sachs Core Plus Australian Fixed Income (15828) Neutral

Shares (1)
/Adelaide Brighton (ABC) Hold

ETFs (0)
There were no research reports published today.

Fixed Income (0)
There were no research reports published today.


Australian Market Report
Monday 3 December – Strong Chinese data shifted the focus from the weak job ads and weaker than expected retail sales figures. Punters are now betting on a cut in interest rates, which will further bolster sentiment. Among the sectors, healthcare, telecoms and discretionary retailers did the best and utilities and consumer staples posted minor losses.

The All Ordinaries rose 22.0 points (0.49%) to 4,540.0 while the S&P/ASX 200 firmed 25.5 points (0.57%) to 4,531.5... Read More

Australian Equities (03-Dec-2012 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/All Ordinaries4540220.49
/S&P/ASX 2004532260.57
/10-year Bond Rate3.06-0.02-0.65
/90 Day Bank Accepted Bills SFE-Day3.09-0.05-1.59
/3-yr Bond Rate2.57-0.04-1.53

Currency (03-Dec-2012 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.0403--0.20
/$A vs GBP0.6488--0.28
/$A vs YEN85.660.320.37
/$A vs EUR0.7982--0.50
/$A vs $NZ1.2692--0.24

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