ASX struggles to hold gains

16.6.22 The Aussie sharemarket wiped out gains of around 1.1 per cent and finished near session lows, after the ASX 200 shed 0.15 per cent or 9.9 pts to 6591.1. CommSec commented “The strong start shadowed the performance of US markets, which surged after the US...

Smaller drop for the ASX

15.6.22 The Aussie sharemarket fell for the fourth straight day after the ASX 200 shed 1.3 per cent or 85pts, to 6601. The market remained cautious ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s decision on US interest rates tomorrow morning (4am AEST), noted CommSec. All 11...

Last bounce but ASX in the red

14.6.22 The Aussie sharemarket was on track to have its worst day since May 2020 earlier today, but bounced back from its lows this afternoon, says CommSec. The ASX 200 still slumped by 3.55 per cent or 246pts to 6686, dragging the index to a 16-month low in the...

ASX soft but miners on rise

9.6.22 The Aussie sharemarket kicked off the session on a weak note and finished near session lows, after the ASX 200 finished 1.4 per cent lower, or 101.4pts, to 7019.7, notes CommSec. Today’s losses come after the Financials sector recorded its fourth straight loss,...