Aust stocks close slightly higher

Local market still rises in day's trade despite financials weighing on the market.

Speculation that Labor will levy banks sent financial stocks tumbling today, but the market still managed a higher close despite the major lenders weighing.

At 1615 AEST official market close, the S&P/ASX 200 benchmark index rose 0.19% to 5,061.5 points, while the broader All Ordinaries index lifted 0.23% to 5,047.1 points.


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