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Morningstar Afternoon Research Update Thursday, 17 Jan 2013


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Research Updates (12)

Special Reports (0)
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Funds (4)
/Antares Australian Equities (4522) Silver
/Antares Elite Opportunities Australian Shares (9391) Silver
/Antares High Growth Australian Shares (5851) Bronze
/Franklin Global Growth (16740) Silver

Shares (8)
/Aquila Resources (AQA) /Sell
/Blackmores (BKL) Reduce
/Fairfax Media (FXJ) /Reduce
/Harvey Norman (HVN) /Reduce
/Iluka Resources (ILU) /Hold
/SEEK (SEK) /Reduce
/Suncorp Group (SUN) /Reduce
/Reject Shop (TRS) /Reduce

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

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

Australian Market Report
Thursday 17 - Local markets surged to 20 month highs despite data indicating a rise in the jobless rate and a sharp fall in iron ore prices. Among the sectors, information technology, consumer staples and consumer discretionary performed well whereas materials and utilities both slipped.

The All Ordinaries gained 14.70 points (0.31%) to 4,779.70 while the S&P/ASX 200 gained 18.20 points (0.38%) to 4,756.60... Read More

Australian Equities (17-Jan-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/All Ordinaries4780150.31
/S&P/ASX 2004757180.38
/10-year Bond Rate3.27-0.07-2.10
/90 Day Bank Accepted Bills SFE-Day2.86-0.04-1.38
/3-yr Bond Rate2.69-0.07-2.54

Currency (17-Jan-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.0506--0.46
/$A vs GBP0.6566--0.47
/$A vs YEN93.200.380.41
/$A vs EUR0.7910--0.42
/$A vs $NZ1.25210.01000.40


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