Investors stunned by Aussie market recovery

  

The Australian share market has closed higher, led by resources stocks after commodities prices rallied.

At 1615 AEST, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 37 points, or 0.69 per cent, at 5,395.9 points, while the All Ordinaries index was up 38.2 points, or 0.7 per cent, at 5,458.5 points.

The June share price index futures contract was 54 points higher at 5,401 points, with 28,663 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7260+0.0077+1.07%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.4957+0.0046+0.94%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6498+0.0048+0.74%
    AUDEUR=X