Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished higher on Wednesday.
Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:
- S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.34% to 6,026.10
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.39% to 6,091.80
- AUD/USD at US 73 cents
- Gold at US$1,313.76 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$61.97 a barrel
Janus Henderson Group (ASX: JHG) shares declined 2.1% after reporting its fourth quarter result of FY18 numbers.
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- Should you buy BWP Trust shares for its 4.9% distribution yield?
- Bank share prices find nothing to fear from the Royal Commission
- Warning! RBA boss says 50:50 chance cash saving rates will be cut again
- Why the Genworth Mortgage Insurance share price is higher today
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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of AFTERPAY T FPO, COLESGROUP DEF SET, and Insurance Australia Group Limited. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy. This article contains general investment advice only (under AFSL 400691). Authorised by Scott Phillips.