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Morningstar Morning Research Update Friday, Jan 25, 2013


Overseas Market Report

Stocks ended mixed today as Apple’s disappointing earnings weighed.

Initial jobless claims fell by 5,000 to a five-year low of to 333,000 last week. Economists had expected claims to come in at 360,000. The less volatile four-week moving average fell 8,250 to 351,750. The fall in claims points to a strengthening job market. .. Read More

Foreign Equities (25-Jan-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Dow Jones (US)13825450.33
/S&P 500149500.02
/FTSE 100 Index6265671.09
/DAX 307748410.53
/CAC 403752260.70
/Nikkei 225 (Japan)106211341.28
/SSE Composite Index2303-18-0.79
/BSE Sensitive19924-103-0.51
NZ 5041900--

Commodities (25-Jan-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
Oil - West Texas crude95.2----

Currency (25-Jan-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.04550.00780.75
/$A vs GBP0.66220.00320.48
/$A vs YEN94.47-1.16-1.23
/$A vs EUR0.78160.01001.28
/$A vs $NZ1.24760.00200.16
/$US vs Euro0.74770.00370.49
/$US vs UK0.6336-0.0020-0.31
/$US vs CHF0.92850.00130.14

Research Updates (8)

Special Reports (1)
/Bank Special Report - Basel III

Funds (2)
/BlackRock Indexed Australian Equity (5084) Bronze
/Five Oceans World International Equities (14377) Bronze

Shares (5)
/Ansell (ANN) /Reduce
/Caltex (CTX) /Hold
/Mirabela Nickel (MBN) /Reduce
/OZ Minerals (OZL) Hold
/Rio Tinto (RIO) Accumulate

ETFs (0)
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