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Morningstar Afternoon Research Update Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013

Special Announcements
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Research Updates (9)

Special Reports (4)
/Asset Class Gameboard: December 2012
/Asset Class Performance: December 2012
/Growth Chart: Asset Class Performance: December 2012
/Market Index Performance: December 2012

Funds (2)
/Arrowstreet Emerging Markets (15444) /Silver
/Fidelity Australian Equities (12292) Gold

Shares (3)
/Mainfreight (MFT-NZ) /Reduce
/Ryman Healthcare (RYM-NZ) /Sell
/WorleyParsons (WOR) /Hold

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

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

Australian Market Report
Tuesday 8 January – Australian equities turned sour in afternoon trading, as investors grew increasingly skittish over ongoing US debt ceiling discussions. Materials and financials led the way down, with both sectors down 0.8% at the close. Conversely, energy added 0.6%, and telcos gained 0.2%.

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Australian Equities (08-Jan-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/All Ordinaries4712-26-0.54
/S&P/ASX 2004690-27-0.57
10-year Bond Rate3.40----
/90 Day Bank Accepted Bills SFE-Day2.910.010.34
3-yr Bond Rate2.82----

Currency (08-Jan-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.04770.00320.31
/$A vs GBP0.65070.00110.17
/$A vs YEN91.500.220.24
/$A vs EUR0.79860.00220.28
/$A vs $NZ1.25320.00140.11


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