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AAP Markets Report October 18

Stock Market Wrap 0700 - October 18

INDEX LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

Dow Jones 25653.95 -144.47 25798.42

S&P500 2807.49 -2.43 2809.92

Nasdaq 7630.669 -14.82 7645.489

FTSE100 7054.6 -4.8 7059.4

Shanghai 2561.6149 15.2853 2546.3296

Hang Seng 25462.26 17.2 25445.06

NIKKEI225 22841.12 291.88 22549.24

NZSE 50 8911.79 108.34 8803.45

One Australian dollar buys:

* 71.15 US cents, from 71.35 on Wednesday

* 80.07 Japanese yen, from 80.07

* 61.84 euro cents, from 61.78

* 54.22 British pence, from 54.20

* 108.54 NZ cents, from 108.41 METAL LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

Gold US$/o 1223.74 -1.44 1225.18

Copper US$/t 6216 13.75 6202.25

Iron ore US$/t 73.36 1.86 71.50

OIL (US$/b) LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

Brent Crude 80.24 -1.05 81.29

WTI Cushing 70.01 -1.72 71.73

Source: Reuters, Pagemasters

*Metal Bulletin Singapore close Iron Ore Price