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Business Insider Australia
It could be another tough Christmas for Australian retailersWilliam West/AFP/Getty Images It has been a tough year for Australian retailer
Business Insider Australia / Posted 8 hours ago
William West/AFP/Getty Images It has been a tough year for Australian retailers — even without the launch of Amazon — and the trend looks like it could continue into the key Christmas trading period. According to research from Westpac, a larger... Read more
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News.com.au
A review of the week’s economic dataCORELOGIC CAPITAL CITY HOUSE PRICES Sydney home prices have fallen again, whil
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
CORELOGIC CAPITAL CITY HOUSE PRICES Sydney home prices have fallen again, while Melbourne's have remained flat. The national auction clearance rate lifted to 66.5 per cent in the week to November 12, from the previous week's adjusted 61.5 per cent... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Rate rise fears hit consumer confidenceFear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind the fa
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Fear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind the fall in consumer confidence in November, with pessimists now outnumbering optimists. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment fell 1.7 per cent in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Australia's Economy Is A House Of CardsAuthored by Matt Barrie via Medium.com, Australian GDP growth has been trendin
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Authored by Matt Barrie via Medium.com, Australian GDP growth has been trending down for over forty years I was pretty shocked at the complacency, because after twenty six years of economic expansion, the country has very little to show for... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASX falls for fourth straight day; materials stocks lead lossesAustralian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Australian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by losses in the materials sector on lower prices for oil and metals. Wall Street posted a slight fall on Tuesday and futures indicated a soft start to trading, which... Read more
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TheBull
Wage price growth weaker than forecastThe Westpac/Melbourne Institute survey of consumer sentiment fell by 1.7 per ce
TheBull / Posted 7 days ago
The Westpac/Melbourne Institute survey of consumer sentiment fell by 1.7 per cent in November after lifting 3.6 per cent in October and rising 2.5 per cent in September. 15.11.2017 04:10 PM Wage growth lifts from lows; Watchful consumers Wage... Read more
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WA Today
ASX falls for fourth straight day; materials stocks lead lossesAustralian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Australian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by losses in the materials sector on lower prices for oil and metals. Wall Street posted a slight fall on Tuesday and futures indicated a soft start to trading, which... Read more
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The Age
ASX falls for fourth straight day; materials stocks lead lossesAustralian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Australian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by losses in the materials sector on lower prices for oil and metals. Wall Street posted a slight fall on Tuesday and futures indicated a soft start to trading, which... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX falls for fourth straight day; materials stocks lead lossesAustralian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Australian equities fell for a fourth-straight day on Wednesday dragged down by losses in the materials sector on lower prices for oil and metals. Wall Street posted a slight fall on Tuesday and futures indicated a soft start to trading, which... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Unhappy Christmas looming for retailers as consumers cut backConsumer confidence dip points to unhappy Christmas for retailers Retailers lo
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
Consumer confidence dip points to unhappy Christmas for retailers Retailers look set for an unhappy Christmas, with consumer confidence turning negative and three times as many people looking to cut gift spending as those planning to spend... Read more
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News.com.au
Rate rise fears hit consumer confidenceFear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind a mont
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Fear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind a monthly fall in consumer confidence, with pessimists now outnumbering optimists. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment fell 1.7 per cent in November to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Rate rise fears hit consumer confidenceFear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind a mont
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
Fear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind a monthly fall in consumer confidence, with pessimists now outnumbering optimists. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment fell 1.7 per cent in November to... Read more
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TheBull
Rate rise fears hit consumer confidenceFear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind a mont
TheBull / Posted 7 days ago
Fear of rising home loan rates and political uncertainty could be behind a monthly fall in consumer confidence, with pessimists now outnumbering optimists. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment fell 1.7 per cent in November to... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Pessimism returns as Australian households worry about the economic outlookPeter Parks / AFP / Getty Images The Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer sent
Business Insider Australia / Posted 7 days ago
Peter Parks / AFP / Getty Images The Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment survey recorded a 1.7% fall to 99.7. Source: Westpac, Melbourne Institute A reading of 100 is deemed neutral, meaning that the number of optimists and pessimists... Read more
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TheBull
Engineering construction soarsis the importance of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of co
TheBull / Posted 15 days ago
is the importance of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes... Read more
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TheBull
Aussies upbeat on their finances(interest rates) is attractive. • The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer
TheBull / Posted 22 days ago
(interest rates) is attractive. • The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes... Read more
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TheBull
Consumers remain nonplussedis the importance of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of co
TheBull / Posted 29 days ago
is the importance of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes... Read more

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