It’s all green to me, the ASX200 is trading at 6,109.30 up 59.31 points or +0.98% with all sectors in positive territory. Leading the gains are tech and consumer staple stocks as the sectors are higher by +1.93% and +1.53% respectively. In the rest of Asia, the Nikkei is lower -0.16% and the Hang Seng has fallen -1.78%.
In economic news, Trade Balance for March came in at $1527 million vs the estimated $865 million, whilst Building Approvals YoY 2.6% vs 1.0% and MoM 14.5% vs 10.6%.
- Seven West Media (SWM) +11.02%
- Nine Entertainment Holdings (NEC) +8.85%
- Super Retail Group (SUL) +8.61%
- InvoCare (IVC) -4.12%
- Healthscope (HSO) -3.44%
- CSR Ltd (CSR) -2.18%
- USDJPY 109.63
- EURUSD 1.1985
- AUDUSD 0.7525
- USDCAD 1.2849
- GBPUSD 1.3599
ASX200 sector overview