Aust shares open slightly higher

The Australian share market is slightly higher, after US stocks rose overnight.

At 1015 AEST on Tuesday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up eight points, or 0.14 per cent, at 5,642.9, while the broader All Ordinaries index was rose 8.2 points, or 0.15 per cent, at 5,641.0.

On the ASX 24, the September share price index futures contract was up three points at 5,603 with 3,634 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7795+0.0013+0.17%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5114+0.0012+0.24%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.7068+0.0014+0.20%
    AUDEUR=X