Aust shares close flat

The Australian share market has closed slightly lower, with investors initially selling off before recovering then tapering off in the absence of leads.

At the close on Monday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was 0.8 points, or 0.02 per cent, lower at 4,975.4, while the broader All Ordinaries index was down 3.5 points, or 0.07 per cent, at 5,022.1.

On the ASX 24, the March share price index futures contract was two points higher at 4,924, with 22,755 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7107-0.0019-0.27%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.4895-0.0026-0.52%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6282-0.0016-0.25%
    AUDEUR=X