Morningstar Morning Research Update Friday, Aug 31, 2012

Published: Fri 31 Aug 2012 12:34 PM
Morningstar Morning Research Update Friday, August 31, 20
Overseas Market Report
The Dow industrials fell to a four-week low after remarks by European leaders escalated investors' fears about the euro zone and a measure of economic sentiment in the region slid to a level not seen in more than two years.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 106.77 points, or 0.8%, to 13,000.71, the lowest level seen since Aug. 2. .. Read More
Foreign Equities (31-Aug-2012 / Close)CloseChange% Change
Dow Jones (US) 13001 -107 -0.81
S 500 1399 -11 -0.78
NASDAQ 3049 -32 -1.05
FTSE 100 Index 5719 -24 -0.42
DAX 30 6895.49 -115.08 -1.64
CAC 40 3379.11 -34.78 -1.02
Nikkei 225 (Japan) 8984 -86 -0.95
HKSE 19553 -236 -1.19
SSE Composite Index 2052.59 -0.65 -0.03
BSE Sensitive 17541.64 50.83 0.29
NZ 50 3630 1 0.03
Commodities (31-Aug-2012 / Close)CloseChange% Change
Aluminium 1856 -14 -0.75
Copper 7557 -5 -0.06
Nickel 15920 -321 -1.98
Gold 1655.25 -5.49 -0.33
Silver 30.44 0.26 0.85
Oil - West Texas crude 94.62 -0.87 -0.91
Lead 1940 -32 -1.65
Zinc 1809 -22 -1.21
Currency (31-Aug-2012 / Close)CloseChange% Change
$A vs $US 1.0294 0.0044 0.43
$A vs GBP 0.6522 0.0009 0.14
$A vs YEN 80.93 0.45 0.55
$A vs EUR 0.8232 0.0017 0.21
$A vs $NZ 1.2877 0.0023 0.18
$US vs Euro 0.7992 -0.0012 -0.15
$US vs UK 0.6334 -0.0016 -0.25
$US vs CHF 0.9601 -0.0018 -0.19
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Independence Group (IGO)
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