Shares to slip early on virus rise in US

Shares are expected to fall in early trade on the ASX after rising coronavirus cases in parts of the US and China caused major markets to drop. The Australian SPI 200 futures contract was lower by 36 points, or 0.60 per cent, to 5,972.0 at 0700 AEST on Thursday,...

Great gains likely for share market early

Great gains are projected for the ASX early after US investors turned positive when the Federal Reserve revealed it will buy individual corporate bonds to help prop up the economy. The local SPI 200 futures contract was higher by 141 points, or 2.46 per cent, to...

ASX to slip early after Fed’s forecast

Shares are tipped to slip early on the Australian stock market after the US Federal Reserve projected a more sluggish recovery than investors expected. The local SPI 200 futures contract was down by 63 points, or 1.03 per cent, to 6,066.0 at 0700 AEST on Thursday,...

Shares to slip early after US rally ends

Shares on the Australian market are poised to slip in early trade after US investors ended a string of days of consecutive days. The SPI 200 futures contract was down 14 points, or 0.23 per cent, to 5,986.0 at 0716 AEST on Friday, indicating losses early. In the US...

Early gains tipped for ASX after US rally

Traders can look forward to good early gains on the Australian share market after a broad rally on Wall Street overnight. The SPI 200 futures contract was higher by 73 points, or 1.23 per cent, to 5,999.0 at 0700 AEST on Thursday, indicating gains early. In the US, a...