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ASX200 P.M Wrap

Posted by Billy Macris on 08-Jan-2018 17:01:41
The ASX200 surrendered early gains to finish the session  higher by a modest 8.1 points or 0.13% at 6130.40 despite the strong lead from offshore markets Friday. Among the better performers on the day we saw VOC +3.82%, MND +3.43% and QAN +3.07%. At the other end of the spectrum SYR fell 2.69%, API finished lower by 2.67% and LYC closed the session down with a loss of 2.58% for the day. Currency markets have had a quiet start to the week with the AUDUSD currently trading at 0.7838 marginally lower from Friday's close while spot gold remains towards usd $1318 per ounce. Bitcoin continues to take a back seat to its competitiors currently lower by 4.02% at  USD $15900 as ethereum has pushed through USD $1000 and is currently trading at $1130.

Topics: Trading, Market News, Bitcoin