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Market Watch
Asian stocks down on oil woes, slow growthyear, although steep declines remain in the region, with Shanghai stocks still
Asian stocks down on oil woes, slow growth
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
year, although steep declines remain in the region, with Shanghai stocks still off 15% since the beginning of the year. Ric Spooner, CMC Markets chief market strategist, said that “traders are becoming concerned about the possibility that the... Read more
4d
TheBull
Westpac Bank shares savaged as interim profit inches upAus$29.50. "The increase in bad debt provisions is a bit larger than generally
Westpac Bank shares savaged as interim profit inches up
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
Aus$29.50. "The increase in bad debt provisions is a bit larger than generally expected," said CMC Markets chief analyst Ric Spooner, explaining the market reaction. Impairment expenses of Aus$667 million, to firms it did not identify, were... Read more
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7d
TheBull
Banks lead market higherweek's Reserve Bank rate decision and earnings reports from three of the big fo
Banks lead market higher
TheBull / Posted 7 days ago
week's Reserve Bank rate decision and earnings reports from three of the big four banks. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said it was a lacklustre session. "Although we're up, the overall direction of the market is a bit sideways in... Read more
14d
TheBull
Santos turns corner as revenue liftsLennox expects the company to produce some reasonably good numbers over the nex
Santos turns corner as revenue lifts
TheBull / Posted 14 days ago
Lennox expects the company to produce some reasonably good numbers over the next 12 months. CMC Markets analyst Ric Spooner said Santos would begin reaping further benefits when GLNG's second train came online. Shares in the company... Read more
16d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asia stocks mostly down as Shanghai divesaimed at freezing production. "The size of the disruption, had the strike pers
Asia stocks mostly down as Shanghai dives
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
aimed at freezing production. "The size of the disruption, had the strike persisted, would have been quite significant," Ric Spooner, a chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said. "It took quite a lot of oil out of production." In... Read more
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16d
Channel NewsAsia
Asia stocks mostly down as Shanghai divesaimed at freezing production. "The size of the disruption, had the strike pers
Asia stocks mostly down as Shanghai dives
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
aimed at freezing production. "The size of the disruption, had the strike persisted, would have been quite significant," Ric Spooner, a chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said. "It took quite a lot of oil out of production." In... Read more
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17d
Perth Now
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron orecircumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidan
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron ore
Perth Now / Posted 17 days ago
circumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidance,” CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said. “In broad terms, the big miner have the capital expenditure projects in place and remain on track with the... Read more
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17d
The Courier Mail
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron orecircumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidan
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron ore
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
circumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidance,” CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said. “In broad terms, the big miner have the capital expenditure projects in place and remain on track with the... Read more
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17d
Daily Telegraph
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron orecircumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidan
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron ore
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
circumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidance,” CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said. “In broad terms, the big miner have the capital expenditure projects in place and remain on track with the... Read more
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17d
TheBull
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron orecircumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidan
Rio trims 2017 guidance for iron ore
TheBull / Posted 17 days ago
circumstances, I suppose the market is not fazed by a small reduction in guidance," CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said. "In broad terms, the big miner have the capital expenditure projects in place and remain on track with the... Read more
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18d
Canberra Times
Shares down on oil but make up some groundhealth of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as pro
Shares down on oil but make up some ground
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
health of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as property is concerned," said CMC market analyst Ric Spooner. "The consensus view isn't that there will be major problems in real estate... but that there is going to be some... Read more
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18d
Brisbane Times
Shares down on oil but make up some groundhealth of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as pro
Shares down on oil but make up some ground
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
health of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as property is concerned," said CMC market analyst Ric Spooner. "The consensus view isn't that there will be major problems in real estate... but that there is going to be some... Read more
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18d
The Age
Shares down on oil but make up some groundhealth of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as pro
Shares down on oil but make up some ground
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
health of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as property is concerned," said CMC market analyst Ric Spooner. "The consensus view isn't that there will be major problems in real estate... but that there is going to be some... Read more
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18d
Sydney Morning Herald
Shares down on oil but make up some groundhealth of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as pro
Shares down on oil but make up some ground
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
health of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as property is concerned," said CMC market analyst Ric Spooner. "The consensus view isn't that there will be major problems in real estate... but that there is going to be some... Read more
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18d
WA Today
Shares down on oil but make up some groundhealth of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as pro
Shares down on oil but make up some ground
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
health of the broader economy. "There is some growing negativity as far as property is concerned," said CMC market analyst Ric Spooner. "The consensus view isn't that there will be major problems in real estate... but that there is going to be some... Read more
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18d
The Sacramento Bee
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord failsmarket this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about read
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord fails
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
market this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about reading too much into the Doha failure," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. "Reaction on tonight's European and U.S. markets will provide greater... Read more
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18d
CTV News
Stocks fall as oil prices sink after output accord failsmarket this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about read
Stocks fall as oil prices sink after output accord fails
CTV News / Posted 18 days ago
market this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about reading too much into the Doha failure," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. "Reaction on tonight's European and U.S. markets will provide greater... Read more
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18d
The Seattle Times
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord failsmarket this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about read
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord fails
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 days ago
market this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about reading too much into the Doha failure,” said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. “Reaction on tonight’s European and U.S. markets will provide greater... Read more
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18d
dna
Oil prices decline after Doha output freeze agreement failsUS shale production. "If oil holds above... $35, it will be clear that price g
Oil prices decline after Doha output freeze agreement fails
dna / Posted 18 days ago
US shale production. "If oil holds above... $35, it will be clear that price gains in recent months have been mainly about the outlook for lower non-OPEC production and a weaker US dollar," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC... Read more
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18d
ABC News
Shares Fall as Oil Prices Sink After Output Accord Failsmarket this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about read
Shares Fall as Oil Prices Sink After Output Accord Fails
ABC News / Posted 18 days ago
market this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about reading too much into the Doha failure," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. "Reaction on tonight's European and U.S. markets will provide greater... Read more
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18d
Manila Bulletin
Oil prices plunge after Doha output talks failUS shale production. “If oil holds above… $35, it will be clear that price gai
Oil prices plunge after Doha output talks fail
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
US shale production. “If oil holds above… $35, it will be clear that price gains in recent months have been mainly about the outlook for lower non-OPEC production and a weaker US dollar,” said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at C... Read more
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18d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord failsmarket this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about read
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord fails
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
market this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about reading too much into the Doha failure," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. "Reaction on tonight's European and U.S. markets will provide greater... Read more
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18d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord failsmarket this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about read
Shares fall as oil prices sink after output accord fails
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 18 days ago
market this morning suggests that investors and traders are cautious about reading too much into the Doha failure," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. "Reaction on tonight's European and U.S. markets will provide greater... Read more
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20d
Sky News Australia
McGrath halts trading ahead of reporttraded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floati
McGrath halts trading ahead of report
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
traded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floating. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said the company's float has coincided with an easing housing market with a sharp decline in new home sales and... Read more
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21d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth reportlikely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth report
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
likely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing with some signs of profit taking," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. WALL STREET: Major U.S. benchmarks finished with little change. The Dow... Read more
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21d
Salon.com
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth reportlikely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth report
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
likely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing with some signs of profit taking,” said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. WALL STREET: Major U.S. benchmarks finished with little change. The Dow... Read more
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21d
Daily Herald
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth reportlikely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth report
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
likely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing with some signs of profit taking," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. WALL STREET: Major U.S. benchmarks finished with little change. The Dow... Read more
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21d
ABC News
Asian Stocks Slip as Investors Mull China Growth Reportlikely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing
Asian Stocks Slip as Investors Mull China Growth Report
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
likely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing with some signs of profit taking," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. WALL STREET: Major U.S. benchmarks finished with little change. The Dow... Read more
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21d
Adelaide Now
Realtor McGrath shares in trading haltplans an update to market before the securities recommence trading on Tuesday.
Realtor McGrath shares in trading halt
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 days ago
plans an update to market before the securities recommence trading on Tuesday. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said McGrath's float has coincided with an easing housing market hit by a sharp decline in new home sales and... Read more
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21d
Weekly Times
Realtor McGrath shares in trading haltplans an update to market before the securities recommence trading on Tuesday.
Realtor McGrath shares in trading halt
Weekly Times / Posted 21 days ago
plans an update to market before the securities recommence trading on Tuesday. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said McGrath's float has coincided with an easing housing market hit by a sharp decline in new home sales and... Read more
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21d
Herald Sun
Realtor McGrath shares in trading haltplans an update to market before the securities recommence trading on Tuesday.
Realtor McGrath shares in trading halt
Herald Sun / Posted 21 days ago
plans an update to market before the securities recommence trading on Tuesday. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said McGrath's float has coincided with an easing housing market hit by a sharp decline in new home sales and... Read more
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21d
CTV News
Asian stocks slip on Chinese growth datalikely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing
Asian stocks slip on Chinese growth data
CTV News / Posted 21 days ago
likely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing with some signs of profit taking," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. WALL STREET: Major U.S. benchmarks finished with little change. The Dow... Read more
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21d
SKY News Business RSS
McGrath review earnings halt trading sharestraded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floati
McGrath review earnings halt trading shares
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 21 days ago
traded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floating. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said the company's float has coincided with an easing housing market with a sharp decline in new home sales and... Read more
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21d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth reportlikely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing
Asian stocks slip as investors mull China growth report
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 21 days ago
likely to be a day of consolidation for the ASX 200. Other markets are pausing with some signs of profit taking," said Ric Spooner, chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. WALL STREET: Major U.S. benchmarks finished with little change. The Dow... Read more
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21d
Perth Now
McGrath shares in trading halttraded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floati
McGrath shares in trading halt
Perth Now / Posted 21 days ago
traded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floating. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said the company's float has coincided with an easing housing market with a sharp decline in new home sales and... Read more
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21d
The Courier Mail
McGrath shares in trading halttraded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floati
McGrath shares in trading halt
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
traded below its $2.10 a share offer price in the past five months since floating. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said the company's float has coincided with an easing housing market with a sharp decline in new home sales and... Read more
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24d
Business Standard India
Oil prices hold steady on strong China demand, ahead of producer meetingmore of a symbolic act rather than a real market intervention. But you need to
Oil prices hold steady on strong China demand, ahead of producer meeting
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
more of a symbolic act rather than a real market intervention. But you need to be open to surprises in this market," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. While Spooner said that a production freeze would do little to... Read more
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24d
The Star
Oil prices hold steady on strong China demand, ahead of producer meetingmore of a symbolic act rather than a real market intervention. But you need to
Oil prices hold steady on strong China demand, ahead of producer meeting
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
more of a symbolic act rather than a real market intervention. But you need to be open to surprises in this market," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. While Spooner said that a production freeze would do little to... Read more
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24d
The Financial Express
Oil prices dip but hold above $40 ahead of producer meetingmore of a symbolic act rather than a real market intervention. But you need to
Oil prices dip but hold above $40 ahead of producer meeting
The Financial Express / Posted 24 days ago
more of a symbolic act rather than a real market intervention. But you need to be open to surprises in this market,” said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. While Spooner said that a production freeze would do little to... Read more
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25d
Business Spectator
Banks an early drag on stocksby the high volatility standards of recent months, Friday’s rally in oil was no
Banks an early drag on stocks
Business Spectator / Posted 25 days ago
by the high volatility standards of recent months, Friday’s rally in oil was noteworthy,” CMC Markets chief economist Ric Spooner said. “Strong buying sees both the West Texas and Brent Oil prices approaching their 200 day moving averages with... Read more
28d
TheBull
Big banks weigh on Australian marketearly losses but still closed lower as weakness among the big banks weighed upo
Big banks weigh on Australian market
TheBull / Posted 28 days ago
early losses but still closed lower as weakness among the big banks weighed upon the bourse. CMC chief market analyst Ric Spooner said three factors had pulled the market back: ongoing concerns about potential bad debt levels among the major... Read more
28d
Business Spectator
Stocks slump more than 1pcfrom a mining-based economy. “In these volatile times, investors are likely to
Stocks slump more than 1pc
Business Spectator / Posted 28 days ago
from a mining-based economy. “In these volatile times, investors are likely to be cautious,” CMC Markets chief analyst Ric Spooner said. “Profit taking and caution ahead of the profit reporting season, has seen US markets set a weak tone,” he... Read more
29d
TheBull
Drop in US oil inventories lifts pricesno option" but to freeze output, even if Iran does not join an agreement to cap
Drop in US oil inventories lifts prices
TheBull / Posted 29 days ago
no option" but to freeze output, even if Iran does not join an agreement to cap production in response to low prices. But Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said traders were likely to wait for the results of an April 17... Read more
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29d
Channel NewsAsia
Drop in US oil inventories lifts pricesno option" but to freeze output, even if Iran does not join an agreement to cap
Drop in US oil inventories lifts prices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
no option" but to freeze output, even if Iran does not join an agreement to cap production in response to low prices. But Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said traders were likely to wait for the results of an Apr 17... Read more
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30d
The Manila Times
Oil up as Kuwait revives hope for output freeze dealas saying that major producers have no option but to reach an agreement and tha
Oil up as Kuwait revives hope for output freeze deal
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
as saying that major producers have no option but to reach an agreement and that a freeze could set a floor price. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said traders are likely to wait for the results of the meeting... Read more
30d
Inquirier.net
Oil up as Kuwait revives hope for output freeze dealas saying that major producers have no option but to reach an agreement and tha
Oil up as Kuwait revives hope for output freeze deal
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
as saying that major producers have no option but to reach an agreement and that a freeze could set a floor price. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said traders are likely to wait for the results of the meeting... Read more
30d
Salon.com
Asian shares mostly up, recovering from early morning lossesSoutheast Asian Markets were mixed. ANALYST VIEWPOINT: “U.S. stocks set a weak
Asian shares mostly up, recovering from early morning losses
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
Southeast Asian Markets were mixed. ANALYST VIEWPOINT: “U.S. stocks set a weak lead for this morning’s opening,” said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Australia. “With the U.S. profit-reporting season about to begin, higher... Read more
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30d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Asian shares mostly up, recovering from early morning lossesSoutheast Asian Markets were mixed. ANALYST VIEWPOINT: "U.S. stocks set a weak
Asian shares mostly up, recovering from early morning losses
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 30 days ago
Southeast Asian Markets were mixed. ANALYST VIEWPOINT: "U.S. stocks set a weak lead for this morning's opening," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Australia. "With the U.S. profit-reporting season about to begin, higher... Read more
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30d
TheBull
Aust stocks open higherenergy, mining and banking stocks, and bucking falls across major international
Aust stocks open higher
TheBull / Posted 30 days ago
energy, mining and banking stocks, and bucking falls across major international markets. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner says the market is recouping some of Tuesday's heavy losses, with Rio Tinto and Woodside Petroleum getting... Read more
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30d
Business Spectator
Stocks edge slightly higher at openin the RBA statement proved to be an unfortunate combination for Aussie dollar
Stocks edge slightly higher at open
Business Spectator / Posted 30 days ago
in the RBA statement proved to be an unfortunate combination for Aussie dollar bulls yesterday,” CMC Markets chief analyst Ric Spooner said. “The weaker Aussie dollar may feed into a sell Australia attitude for international investors,” he said.... Read more
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