ASX200 A.M Wrap

Posted by Billy Macris on 10-Jan-2018 10:50:45
The ASX 200 has opened slightly higher this morning failing to consolidate after several strong sessions out of the U.S. Higher bond yields in the U.S have given the financial a sector a boost and this morning among the better performers in the ASX200 are  PTM +4.17% and MFG +3.63%. A stronger crude oil price overnight sees BPT +2.51% while GXY +2.05% and LYC +2.68% continue their run higher.  JBH leads the charge lower with a decline of 2.67% followed by NST -2.57% and BSL -2.55%. The stronger U.S. Dollar overnight sees the AUDUSD back towards 0.7815 as gold pushes back towards USD $1310 per ounce and bitcoin is currently trading at USD $14425. Today's chart U.S 10 Year Treasury Note Futures.ZNc1.png

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