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ASX200 retreats as sentiment turns

27 May 2015 By Will Leys (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets After two days of surprising outperformance, the Australian share market has retreated, losing around 1% in value.

Sea of Red as Financial Come Under Pressure

18 May 2015 By Tony Kwok (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets The Australian share market sold off after the open, driven by selling in financial and discretionary stocks. ANZ traded down 2 percent while NAB and WBC are hitting lows not seen since January this year. The sector has come under a pressure lately as policy reform and an overheating property market are posing a risk on the outlook on the sector.

Bulls Take a Breather

15 May 2015 By Betty Lam (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets Australian stocks broke a two session winning streak on Thursday to settle around a 40 point loss across the session. The Federal budget was set aside to marinate after Wednesday’s knee-jerk trading. Retailers such as Myer and Harvey Norman fell victim to profit taking along with the four major banks.

Sector Rotation Leaves Market Flat

11 May 2015 By Tony Kwok (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets The Australian market has taken a turn for the worse after a strong lead from overseas markets and a surprise Chinese rate cut on the weekend. After being up about over 60 points and filling the “gap down” from last Thursday, the financials, healthcare and staples sectors have been sold off in what could be a rotation back into the materials and energy sectors.

Bond markets and bank bargain hunting set a steady tone ahead of a big data session

8 May 2015 By Ric Spooner (Chief Market Analyst, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets Share investors got some relief from world bond markets last night with the big increase in yields seen in recent days coming to an end, at least temporarily. Higher bond yields have been placing pressure on equity valuations with investors becoming concerned that we may be witnessing the first stages of a seminal adjustment to higher levels in bond yields.

ASX200 battered as CBA, WOW disappoint

6 May 2015 By Will Leys (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets The local market has descended deep into the red today, with disappointing reporting from CBA and Woolworths sparking a broad and savage sell-off. The index has fallen around 125 points, or 2.15%.

Banks out of fashion as AUD Re-Enters 80c Position

30 Apr 2015 By Betty Lam (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets End of month trading saw investors close off their open bets for a second consecutive session. The strength in Aussie dollar has spooked offshore investors as the local currency re-entered the 0.80 handle. Aussie stocks endured downward pressure as the local bourse moved further away from the allusive 6000 mark to trend double digit red for the entire trading session.

The US Sneezes and Europe Catches a Cold

30 Apr 2015 By Michael McCarthy (chief market strategist, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets A poor growth reading for the USA added momentum to selling in global equity markets overnight. European shares and bonds were hit hard, despite US investors largely attributing the weakness to transitory factors.

Financials plummet and ASX200 follows

29 Apr 2015 By Will Leys (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets In afternoon trade, our local index is sharply lower, down circa 80 points, as sentiment sours.

Eyes on Iron Ore

27 Apr 2015 By Tony Kwok (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) by CMC Markets The Australian stock market has received a boost from higher commodity prices with a focus on the rebound in iron ore. The materials and energy sectors are driving the market higher towards the key 6000 resistance as it bubbled up to within 20 points of the mark just after midday.

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