Aust shares open slightly higher

The Australian share market has opened slightly higher, following gains on Wall Street.

At 1015 AEST on Wednesday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 2.4 points, or 0.04 per cent, at 5,949.0, while the broader All Ordinaries index was up 2.3 points, or 0.04 per cent, at 5,918.5.

On the ASX 24, the June share price index futures contract was up one point at 5,939 with 7,332 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7698-0.0029-0.37%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5169-0.0016-0.30%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.7172-0.0022-0.31%
    AUDEUR=X