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ASX 200 gives back some heady intraday gains amid Aussie jobs data

ASX 200 investors are running their slide rules over May’s unemployment figures.

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Why the ASX 200 is rocketing on the latest US inflation and Fed interest rate news

ASX 200 investors are celebrating the latest inflation and interest rate news out of the US. But why?

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Economy

Will the US Fed finally cut interest rates this week?

Will the US Fed finally cut interest rates from their 23-year highs this week?

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European Central Bank cuts interest rates. What does it mean for ASX investors?

ASX investors will be hoping the RBA is paying attention to the ECB.

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Economy

The Bank of Canada just cut interest rates. Will the RBA follow suit?

ASX 200 investors are hoping the RBA will follow the Bank of Canada and cut interest rates. But will it?

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How the latest GDP data could bring ASX 200 investors interest rate relief

Australia’s GDP data could flag early rate relief for ASX 200 investors. But why?

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Economy

What a pay rise for 2.6 million Aussies could mean for ASX shares

A pay rise for 2.6 million Aussies could increase inflation...

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Economy

Do yesterday's inflation numbers mean interest rates are set to rise?

The conventional wisdom was that rates were heading down... until yesterday.

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Why did the ASX 200 just plunge on the latest Aussie inflation print?

ASX 200 investors are hitting the sell button following the April CPI data. But why?

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Why ASX 200 investors shouldn't expect interest rate cuts until 2025

Interest rate cuts are looking increasingly unlikely in 2024.

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The ASX 200 was almost hit by an RBA interest rate hike in May. Now what?

The RBA minutes reveal ASX 200 investors were almost faced with a rate hike this month.

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How the latest Aussie jobs figures just lit the ASX 200 on fire

ASX 200 investors are celebrating news from several key fronts today.

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ASX 200 rockets higher on Thursday as S&P 500 smashes record highs

With the S&P 500 racing to new all-time highs, ASX 200 investors are favouring their buy buttons.

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Economy

Which ASX shares could be set to benefit from the federal budget?

These ASX shares might be the winners of the recent budget.

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What the federal budget means for interest rates and ASX shares

Some ASX shares will benefit more than others from the new Federal budget.

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2 reasons Thursday is shaping up to be a huge day for the ASX 200

Thursday could be a big day for the ASX 200. But why?

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Resources Shares

Why these ASX mining shares have 'got some huge advantages': Chalmers

Tomorrow’s Federal budget could offer a welcome boost for these ASX mining shares.

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ASX 200 rocketing higher on RBA interest rate decision

The ASX 200 surged higher on the latest RBA interest rate announcement. But why?

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Why the ASX 200 is predicted to leap higher in 2024 despite higher interest rates

These experts are forecasting a strong run for the ASX 200 in 2024. But why?

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The ASX 200 is off to races on Monday. Here's why

Investors are sending the ASX 200 sharply higher on Monday. But why?

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What can ASX 200 investors expect from the RBA interest rate call tomorrow?

The ASX 200 could make big moves higher or lower tomorrow depending on the RBA’s interest rate decision.

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Buying ASX 200 shares right now? Here's why the OECD says to expect higher interest rates for longer

ASX 200 investors could be waiting longer than expected for rate cuts, according to the OECD.

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What Fed chair Jerome Powell just said and what it means for ASX investors

ASX investors are eagerly awaiting the first interest rate cuts from the US Fed.

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Why is the ASX 200 starting May with a whimper?

ASX 200 investors are favouring their sell buttons on Wednesday. But why?

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How Aussie retail sales just boosted the ASX 200 on Tuesday

The latest Aussie retail sales data is offering a boost to the ASX 200. But why?

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Here's why RBA might increase interest rates again in 2024

Markets are increasingly eyeing the potential of further interest rate hikes from the RBA.

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Why the ASX 200 just crumbled on today's inflation print

ASX 200 investors are hitting the sell button following the latest Australian inflation news.

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Opinions

3 ASX All Ord shares at risk if inflation storms back

If inflation returns, highly-indebted companies could be looking at unmanageable costs.

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Why did the ASX 200 just sink to new 2-month lows on Friday?

It’s been a rocky week for the ASX 200. But why?

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Worried about an ASX stock market crash? Here are 5 reasons AMP says the bull market has legs

Despite the potential for a pullback, the ASX bull can keep on running, says AMP.

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Why is the ASX 200 copping such a beating today?

ASX 200 investors are favouring the sell button today.

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Why is the ASX 200 tumbling on the latest US inflation print?

After three days of gains, the ASX 200 is taking a fall today.

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Why is the ASX 200 ending the week with a whimper?

The ASX 200 is taking a beating on Friday. But why?

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What the latest US inflation data means for ASX 200 investors and interest rates

ASX 200 investors hoping for interest rate cuts in 2024 are keeping one eye on the US Fed.

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Why ASX 200 investors are celebrating today's Aussie inflation print

ASX 200 investors sent the benchmark index sharply higher on Australia’s inflation news.

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Economy

NAB boss issues dire prediction for Aussie economy

NAB’s CEO has issued a stark warning on the outlook for Australia’s economic growth.

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3 things ASX investors should watch this week

Here are the most critical events that all portfolio owners should be keeping an eye on in the coming days.

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Share Market News

ASX 200 off to the races amid 2024 Fed rate cut hopes

The ASX 200 is having another strong run today.

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ASX 200 lifts as RBA keeps interest rates steady

ASX 200 investors were buoyed by the RBA’s interest rate decision.

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Why ASX 200 investors hoping for an RBA interest rate cut may be waiting until 2025

The RBA will announce its next rate decision and inflation outlook tomorrow afternoon.

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