Aust shares close flat

The Australian share market has closed virtually flat, starting in the red, but without the momentum to push into positive territory.

At the close on Friday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was 0.5 points, or 0.01 per cent, higher at 5,670.1, while the broader All Ordinaries index was up 2.7 points, or 0.05 per cent, at 5,652.5.

On the ASX 24, the September share price index futures contract was six points lower at 5,616, with 19,541 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7155-0.0013-0.18%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.4645-0.0007-0.15%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6348-0.0025-0.40%
    AUDEUR=X