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Morningstar Morning Research Update Monday, Feb 25, 2013


Overseas Market Report

Stocks were higher after some better-than-expected earnings and European data.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished up 119.95 points, or 0.86%, to 14,000.57 on Friday. The Standard & Poor's 500-stock index rose 13.18 points, or 0.88%, to 1,515.60 and the Nasdaq Composite Index gained 30.33 points, or 0.97%, to 3,161.82... Read More

Foreign Equities (25-Feb-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Dow Jones (US)140011200.86
/S&P 5001516130.88
/FTSE 100 Index6336440.70
/DAX 307662781.03
/CAC 403706812.25
/Nikkei 225 (Japan)11386770.68
/SSE Composite Index2314-12-0.51
/BSE Sensitive19317-8-0.04
/NZ 504215441.05

Commodities (25-Feb-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Oil - West Texas crude93.1-4.0-4.09

Currency (25-Feb-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.03040.00170.17
/$A vs GBP0.6828-0.0050-0.74
/$A vs YEN97.54-1.06-1.09
/$A vs EUR0.77950.00360.46
/$A vs $NZ1.23130.00070.06
/$US vs Euro0.75670.00140.18
/$US vs UK0.6626-0.0032-0.48
/$US vs CHF0.9293-0.0005-0.05

Research Updates (26)

Special Reports (1)
/Economic update

Funds (2)
/Acadian - Long-Only Global Equity (12403) Neutral
/Acadian - Long/Short Global Equity (14288) Neutral

Shares (23)
/Atlas Iron (AGO) /Accumulate
/Ansell (ANN) /Hold
/Aquila Resources (AQA) /Reduce
/Austal (ASB) Hold
/Billabong Intl (BBG) Avoid
/Crown (CWN) Hold
/Federation Centres (FDC) Hold
/Investa Office Fund (IOF) Hold
/Mirabela Nickel (MBN) /Hold
/News Corp (NWS) /Hold
/Origin Energy (ORG) Accumulate
/Port of Tauranga (POT-NZ) Reduce
/Platinum Asset Mgmt (PTM) /Hold
/SAI Global (SAI) /Accumulate
/Sonic Healthcare (SHL) /Hold
/Sky Network TV (SKT) Hold
/Sky Network Television (SKT-NZ) Hold
/Santos (STO) Accumulate
/Telecom NZ (TEL) Hold
/Telecom NZ (TEL-NZ) Hold
/Transpacific Ind. (TPI) /Hold
/Whitehaven Coal (WHC) /Hold
/Western Areas (WSA) Hold

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