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Australian shares open flat


The Australian share market has started the day flat after a mixed night for overseas stock markets and commodities..

At 1015 AEDT on Friday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was down 4.1 points, or 0.07 per cent, at 6,086.0, while the broader All Ordinaries index was down 4.0 points, or 0.06 per cent, at 6,194.8 points.

In futures trading, the SPI200 futures contract was down 6.0 points, or 0.1 per cent, at 6,030 points.