Aust shares to fall early

Shares are likely to fall at the opening of the trading week on the Australian market after American investors remained concerned that the coronavirus is out of control in the US. The Australian SPI 200 futures contract was lower by 91.0 points, or 1.56 per cent, to...

Shares to rise early after US banks’ boost

Gains are likely to start the trading day on the share market after US regulators eased restrictions on banks’ complex trading and investment portfolios, helping investor enthusiasm. The Australian SPI 200 futures contract was up 70.0 points, or 1.21 per cent,...

Shares to rise early on US economy data

Investors are likely to see slight gains early on the Australian share market after improving economic data helped Wall Street edge higher. The Australian SPI 200 futures contract was higher by 4.0 points, or 0.07 per cent, to 5,929.0 at 0700 AEST on Wednesday. In the...