Aust shares edge higher

Rising commodity prices have boosted mining stocks and helped the share market overturn early falls.

At the close on Monday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 7.2 points, or 0.13 per cent, at 5,412.3, while the broader All Ordinaries index was up 6.9 points, or 0.13 per cent, at 5,390.6.

On the ASX 24, the June share price index futures contract was 10 points higher at 5,415, with 100,586 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7742-0.0083-1.06%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5026-0.0032-0.64%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.7110-0.0015-0.20%
    AUDEUR=X