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Morningstar Afternoon Research Update Thursday, Feb 7, 2013


Special Announcements

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Research Updates (10)

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

Funds (1)
/Zurich Investments Equity Income (14474) Bronze

Shares (9)
/Australand Property Group (ALZ) Hold
/Arrium (ARI) Reduce
/Fisher & Paykel Hlth (FPH) Hold
/Fisher & Paykel Healthcare (FPH-NZ) Hold
/FlexiGroup (FXL) Hold
/National Aust. Bank (NAB) Accumulate
/News Corp (NWS) Reduce
/Tabcorp (TAH) Hold
/Telstra (TLS) Hold

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

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

Australian Market Report

Thursday 7 February – Local share markets closed out the day slightly higher, uplifted by jobs figures that were higher than anticipated and positive results from NAB and Telstra. From a sector perspective, telcos and materials led the way forward, netting the day's most substantial gains. Bucking the upward trend were utilities, consumer discretionary, and energy.

The All Ordinaries rose 15.30 points (0.31%) to 4,955.80 while the S&P/ASX 200 rose 14.70 points (0.30%) to 4,935.70. .. Read More

Australian Equities (07-Feb-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/All Ordinaries4956150.31
/S&P/ASX 2004936150.30
/10-year Bond Rate3.44-0.05-1.57
90 Day Bank Accepted Bills SFE-Day2.91----
/3-yr Bond Rate2.81-0.03-1.06

Currency (07-Feb-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.0328---0.11
/$A vs GBP0.6592---0.09
/$A vs YEN96.51-0.12-0.12
/$A vs EUR0.7640---0.13
/$A vs $NZ1.2333---0.25


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