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AAP Markets Report for Tuesday, August 20

INDEX LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

Dow Jones 26135.79 249.78 25886.01

S&P500 2923.65 34.97 2888.68

Nasdaq 8002.812 106.818 7895.994

FTSE100 7189.65 72.5 7117.15

Shanghai 2883.096 59.2722 2823.8238

Hang Seng 26291.84 557.62 25734.22

NIKKEI225 20563.16 144.35 20418.81

NZSE 50 10702.48 47.12 10655.36

One Australian dollar buys:

* 67.65 US cents, from 67.85 on Monday

* 72.13 Japanese yen, from 72.14

* 61.07 euro cents, from 61.16

* 55.78 British pence, from 55.81

* 105.55 NZ cents, from 105.54

METAL LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

Gold US$/oz 1495.5 -16.7 1512.2

Copper US$/t 5745.5 26 5719.5

Iron ore US$/t 88.4 -1.17 89.57

OIL (US$/b) LAST MOVE PREVIOUS

WTI Cushing 56.12 1.27 54.85

Brent Crude 59.76 1.09 58.67

Source: Reuters, Pagemasters

*Metal Bulletin Singapore close Iron Ore Price